Coco’s Cottage Named Quarterfinalist for Indie Award
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The national small business movement, Independent We Stand, announced the quarterfinalists, including Coco's Cottage of Pickens County in Jasper, Georgia, of the 2015 Independent We Stand Independent Small Business of the Year Award. This announcement precedes Small Business Saturday on Nov. 28, encouraging holiday shoppers to support these businesses over big boxes and national chains.
Coco's Cottage who specializes in Women’s Clothing and Accessories is dedicated to promoting the Shop Local, Buy Local ideas. Coco’s Cottage continues to support the community by giving back to local charities and by supporting other businesses by bringing innovative ideas on bringing customers to not just their business but other local businesses in the community.
"This year's quarterfinalists represent a variety of independent businesses across the country, who are making an impact on their local economies,” said Bill Brunelle, co-founder of Independent We Stand. “This award is our way of recognizing their outstanding efforts in their respective communities.”
Voting is now underway at www.IndieBizAward.com through Dec. 13. Voters may visit the website to cast one vote each day.
Nearly 22,000 votes were cast for 315 nominees during the nominations phase. Coco’s Cottage is the only Georgia based Small Business to make it through to the Top 25.
The winner of the Indie will be announced Dec. 16.
For more information on Coco’s Cottage, visit: www.facebook.com/CocosCottageJasper
For more information on the "Indie" or to VOTE, visit www.IndieBizAward.comwww.IndieBizAward.com.
About Independent We Stand
Independent We Stand is a movement of independent business owners across the country to inform their communities about the importance of "Buying Local" and how these efforts bolster their local economy. This movement supports all local and national causes committed to boosting local economic development projects. The Independent We Stand movement is co-sponsored by STIHL Inc. and FCA US LLC. www.IndependentWeStand.org.