Voting Open for the 2012 Organizing Awards

Voting open from August 10, 2012 to September 21, 2012 for the 2012 Organizing Awards.

Los Angeles, CA, August 11, 2012 --( Honoring the People, Products and Services that Make Life More Organized and More Productive

The National Association of Professional Organizers -- Los Angeles and New York Chapters (NAPO-LA and NAPO-NY) are watching a flurry of online voting activity as they prepare to host the seventh annual Organizing Awards on October 20, 2012. Voting is currently underway to recognize the organizing and productivity industryʼs best. The polls will close at 11:59 p.m. September 21, 2012. “Dreaming Big. Shining Bright” is the theme for the seventh annual Organizing Awards to be held at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Universal City on October 20, 2012.

Voting is open to all members of NAPO national. Categories include Most Innovative Organizer, Best Office Organizing Product, Best Green Organizing Service, and Best Organizing Website or Blog. A new award category will be presented this year for Best Organizing Mobile App. Voting options can be accessed or revisited online at the NAPO-LA website -

Trish Suhr of Style Network's “Clean House” is the celebrity host for the evening. Suhr is no stranger to the Organizing Awards. Last year, she and co-star Mark Brunetz accepted the award for “Best Show Incorporating Organization on National Television” on behalf of “Clean House.”

About the Organizing Awards:
The Organizing Awards, now in its seventh year, takes place annually to honor outstanding achievements and contributions to the organization and productivity profession, and to
recognize professional organizers, organizing retailers, organizing products, services and
resources, charities, technology providers, authors and the media. The 2012 Celebrity Host is the inimitable Trish Suhr, the self-proclaimed “Garage Sale Diva” from Style Networks “Clean House.” Production support for the event provided by The Dave Linden Group.

NAPO-LA and NAPO-NY continue to bring innovation to the industry this year as they prepare to honor stand-outs in the organizing industry. Continuing this year are the Red Carpet Cocktail Reception and Gala Industry Exchange where exhibitors will feature new products, services, books, closet systems and accessories and technology and office products, all designed to showcase the
benefits of better personal productivity, time saving techniques, and the advantages of living in a streamlined home and office environment – just what the organizing awards are all about.

Not-to-be-missed are the fabulous prizes being raffled off throughout the evening, and, of course, an exciting and memorable celebration of our industry during an elegant dinner and awards show.

The Organizing Awards is a fundraising and public awareness event. Produced and presented by the National Association of Professional Organizers - Los Angeles and New York chapters (NAPO-LA), a not-for-profit organization meeting IRS Tax Code 501(c)(3) requirements. Sponsorship opportunities are available and will underwrite production costs. All proceeds from the Awards benefit NAPO-LA and NAPO-NY for their chapters' educational programming. Benefits of sponsorship include mention in all press releases and prominent logo usage on all promotional materials, invitations and banners.

NAPO-Los Angeles - Co-Host of the Organizing Awards
10573 West Pico Blvd, #134, Los Angeles, CA 90064 - - - (213) 486-4477

NAPO-New York – Co-Host of the Organizing Awards - 646-535-NAPO (6276) - 459 Columbus Avenue, PMB 210
New York, NY 10024

NAPO-LA and NAPO-NY are legal entities separate and distinct from NAPO, Inc. (the National Association of Professional Organizers) and is not entitled to act on behalf of or to bind NAPO, contractually or otherwise.
National Association of Professional Organizers - Los Angeles
Robyn Reynolds
Nonnahs Driskill, PR Coordinator, 2012 Organizing Awards