November 08, 2006 02:25 ET

Voting Procedures Announced for 2007 Los Angeles Organizing Awards

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 8, 2006 -- The awards season will be kicked off with the 2007 Los Angeles Organizing Awards honoring the organizing and lifestyle industry. Authors, businesses, and media eligible for award distinctions are welcomed to encourage voting during the last two weeks of this month. The event is hosted by the National Association of Professional Organizers, Los Angeles Chapter (NAPO-LA).

Award categories the public will select include Best Organizing Products Resource, Best Book About Organizing, Best National Organizing Show, Best Eco-Friendly Organizing Product or Service, Best Garage Designer, and Best Closet Designer. Voting will take place from November 15 to November 30 at

Authors, businesses, and media may solicit votes by linking their websites to The form is a simple online ballot which allows those who vote to enter their response. Only one vote from will be accepted from each e-mail address. The winner is chosen by the highest number of votes.

"The 2006 inaugural event was a huge success as we celebrated the accomplishments of those responsible for making individuals more organized and productive at home, work, and play. Winners and industry leaders from across the country gathered last year in Los Angeles NAPO-LA honored the best of the business," stated NAPO-LA President Chris McKenry. The 2007 Los Angeles Award Gala will take place on February 3, 2007 beginning at 6 pm at the Olympic Collection. The evening will include a cocktail reception and silent auction then dinner will be followed by the awards presentation and will include special guests. Tickets will be available in January for the Gala event.

The 100-member National Association of Professional Organizers-Los Angeles chapter (NAPO-LA), is the premier regional association for professional organizers. Membership consists of organizing consultants, speakers, authors and manufacturers of organizing products who serve both residential and commercial clients. Services range from home and business organizing, information and time management, to coaching and training.

The event will be the culmination of the 2007 Get Organized Month festivities. The evening will celebrate the outstanding contributions to the organization and productivity profession.

Recognition to the media, authors, organizing products, organizing retailers, mentors, charities and technology providers are just a part of the planned evening. Also, other annual chapter awards will be presented including the prestigious "Leading Edge Award," given in recognition to a NAPO-LA member whose actions and efforts elevate the quality or profile of professional organizers.

For sponsorship opportunities please contact John Trosko, NAPO-LA Vice-President at 323-512-7039.

Visit and help the people dedicated to getting you get organized, NAPO-LA, celebrate 22 years of professional excellence. The National Association of Professional Organizers began in Los Angeles in 1985 with a handful of members. Today, NAPO has 3,800 members around the world and is the largest organization dedicated to the professional organizing industry.

Contact Information

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    Chris McKenry