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Best of Texas CEO Recognized in University of Texas - Austin School of Communications Newsletter

best of texas in UTAustin newsletter

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May 20, 2010

Best of Texas Features on Wheel of Fortune

BestofTexas.com will be featured on Wheel of Fortune next Tuesday, May 11th! We’ll be the Prize Puzzle sponsor on this episode, and we’re very excited to share a little bit of Texas love on National TV. Because we love you, dear readers, we’ll also be giving away TWO prize packages similar to the one some lucky contestant will be winning on Wheel of Fortune, so sign up to be come a Best of Texas member here and attend our watching party! Join BestofTexas.com to watch Wheel of Fortune in Dallas, as it airs to over 29 million people from all over the US. We’re a little rowdy and a whole lot of fun to hang out with, so get thee post haste to our watching party…

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May 20, 2010

The Robert J Russell Show - BlogRadio Interview

This weeks show I will be interviewing Carrie Layne - CEO of BestofTexas.com. Carrie will be discussing the vision of their website as well as Interactive Media and their 360 Degree - Hyper-Local approach to internet marketing. If you are on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter or any other form of Social Media you will not want to miss this.

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April 30, 2010

Best of Texas voted Top 10 Best Places to Work

Best of Texas was recently voted as one of the Top 10 Best Places to Work in the Dallas/Ft.Worth Metroplex.

Best of Texas Chosen as Top 10 Best Place to Work in 2009 by Dallas Business Journal

September 25, 2009

Best of Texas will be at the All About Uptown Festival

Great prizes to be won- Vino 100 Wine Tasting for 12, Magnolia Theater tickets, Posh Nail Bar Mani and Pedi and more!

2009 All About Uptown Festival

September 21, 2009

Best of Texas is Official VIP Sponsor of the 2009 EDS Plano Balloon Festival

2009 Plano Balloon Fest Sponsor List

September 14, 2009

'Best of Travel, LLC, parent company of BestofTexas.com, BestoftheCaribbean.com and other hyper-local websites, is celebrating the recent addition of Giovanni Gallucci to their team and Advisory Board. Gallucci, known in the industry as an 'award-winning social media expert and leader in search engine marketing', will help grow the international brand by sharing his skills and expertise.'

Best of Travel, LLC Welcomes Social Media Expert and SEO Leader Giovanni Gallucci

August 4, 2009

Yahoo News- Giovanni Gallucci Welcomed by Best of Travel LLC

August 4, 2009

BestofTexas.com (Best of Travel LLC)has been chosen by the Dallas business journal as one of the BEST PLACES TO WORK in DFW for 2009!

Dallas Business Journal 2009 Best Places to Work in DFW

July 24, 2009


Best of Texas on Entrepreneur.com

June 17, 2009


Best of Texas is a Corporate Partner with FC Dallas

June 15, 2009


Best of Texas Press Release on Yahoo News

June 10, 2009

Best of Texas Holding 'What Not to Wear' Watching Party and Charity Raffle at Jack's Backyard Benefiting Attitudes & Attire

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June 10, 2009

Have you seen the Best of Texas billboard in McKinney?


Are you the BEST of Texas?

June 1, 2009

Best of Texas Charity Happy Hour welcomes TLC's "What Not to Wear"


Yahoo News- Best of Texas Charity Event and 'What Not to Wear'

April 1, 2009

Best of Texas Holds 1st Charity Happy Hour- and Welcomes TV Show 'What Not to Wear'

BestofTexas.com comes off an extremely busy week, with a front-cover feature on the Dallas Business Journal and a successful charity happy hour. The interactive lifestyle and community guide held their first charity happy hour, a cover for the (TLC) BBC TV show "What Not to Wear", the evening of March 25th. The event took place at Jack's Backyard Grill in South Dallas, and supported MHDA's The Bridge homeless shelter.

Best of Texas Charity Happy Hour Welcomes TV Show

March 31, 2009

Two Minutes with Carrie Layne: Best of Texas CEO Featured in Dallas Business Journal



Two Minutes with Carrie Layne- Dallas Business Journal

March 20, 2009

Best of Texas billboard on I-35 at Northwest Highway exit.


Win a Trip for Two to the Cayman Islands

February 1, 2009

BestofTexas.com Kicks Off 2009 Looking for New Faces and is Offering a Cayman Islands Trip Giveaway

BestofTexas.com, a network of interactive lifestyle and community websites, is starting the year off with a chance to win a trip for two to the Cayman Islands. To be entered, simply sign-up as a member of the website, which is free and allows users to write reviews, print coupons, receive discounts, newsletters and more. The growing company is also looking for new faces to add to the Sales team. Read the entire press release.

BestofTexas.com Kicks Off 2009- View Press Release

January 9, 2009

2nd Annual TOYS FOR TOTS Toy Drive

Best of Texas is having the 2nd Annual TOYS FOR TOTS Toy Drive beginning November 21st-December12th. All DFW advertisers can have their donations picked up by a Best of Texas employee anytime during the week. Please contact Ashley at (469)467-4601 or email her at ashley.wicks@bestoftexas.com for more information. Acceptable donations will be new, unwrapped and for ages 0-12.


November 17, 2008

Best of DFW and The Texas Fallen Soldiers Project

Best of DFW was chosen as the Corporate Sponsor spotlight for the nonprofit, The Texas Fallen Soldiers Project, video. To view the video, click the link below.

The Texas Fallen Soldiers Video featuring Best of DFW

November 1, 2008

Best of Texas is giving away a Dallas Mavericks VIP Package!

Best of Texas is giving away a Dallas Mavericks VIP Package! The package includes two platinum seats, a platinum parking pass, 2 platinum buffets and two Best of Texas t-shirts. Package is for the December 9th game against the San Antonio Spurs. All members are entered in to win. Best of Texas membership is FREE and allows access to reviews, discounts, VIP invites and much more! Winner will be notified December 2nd. SIGN-UP to Win Today!!!

SIGN-UP to Win Today!!!

November 1, 2008

BestofTexas.com Featured in the Texas Fallen Soldiers Project Video as a Corporate Sponsor.

BestofTexas.com Featured in the Texas Fallen Soldiers Project Video as a Corporate Sponsor.

Texas Fallen Soldiers Project Golf Tournament from Cylomedia on Vimeo.

Texas Fallen Soldiers Project Video

November 1, 2008

Best of Texas Offers Video Listings, Email Blasts and more!

The Holiday season is right around the corner and BestofTexas.com is ready to get businesses in front of the right consumers. The online advertising company offers Video Listings, Emails Blasts and other forms of advertising that target a business' demographic. Click the link to read the entire Press Release.

PRWeb- Video Listings, Email Blasts and More -- Get in Front of Consumers this Holiday Season

October 29, 2008

Best of DFW One Year Anniversary

October 2008 marked the one year anniversary of BestofDFW.com! The company has exploded this past year and more growth is expected from here on out. Check out the press release!

PR Web- BestofDFW.com Marks 1 Year Anniv. with More Office Space, Employees, and Community Sites

October 22, 2008

Best of Texas October 16th, 2008 Press Release

Obama or McCain? Internet Advertising or Print? So many choices, so what is a business to do? BestofTexas.com has the answers for your business.

PRWeb- The Great Debate

October 16, 2008

Best of Texas on Yahoo! News

Best of Texas featured on Yahoo! News. 'The Great Debate' was featured in the Finance section of Yahoo!.

Best of Texas on Yahoo! News

October 16, 2008

BestofDFW.com Featured in Richardson Chamber of Commerce October Newsletter

Quick Fixes for the Advertising Budget Blues

BestofDFW.com Featured Article in Richardson Chamber Newsletter

October 1, 2008

Win a Dallas Stars VIP Package!

New BestofDFW.com members will be entered to win a Dallas Stars VIP Package. Winner will receive 2 Platinum Club Premier Tickets, 2 Platinum Club Buffets, Platinum Garage Parking Pass, 2 Best of DFW T-Shirts, and a $100 Gift Certificate to Frankie's Sports Bar in Uptown Dallas.

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September 4, 2008

BestofDFW.com Attends the Big FC Dallas vs. LA Galaxy Game

BestofDFW.com Attends the Big FC Dallas vs. LA Galaxy Game. BestofDFW.com had the opportunity to participate in the huge event, with over 20,000 attendees. It was a success and we can't wait to participate in future events with FC Dallas and Pizza Hut Park.

July 27, 2008

BestofDFW.com Offers Free Trip to Grand Cayman

BestofDFW.com members will be entered to win a Trip for 2 to the Cayman Islands. Winner and a guest will fly round trip to the Cayman Islands for a 5 Day / 4 Night stay at Sunshine Suites on the famous Seven Mile Beach. The trip includes a VIP dinner for two at the prestigious Wharf restaurant on the waterfront, and a snorkeling trip to Stingray City.

BestofDFW.com Offers Free Trip to Grand Cayman

June 18, 2008

Best of Plano Launches New Website!

BestofPlano.com -- New Community and Lifestyle Website Launches

BestofPlano.com Press Release

March 11, 2008

BestofFrisco.com -- New Community and Lifestyle Website Launches

BestofFrisco.com -- New Community and Lifestyle Website Launches

BestofFrisco.com Press Release

November 12, 2007