2016 World Tea Award Finalists Announced

World Tea Awards to Recognize Industry Leaders Including Individuals and
 Companies That Contribute to the Growth, Innovation and Education of Specialty Tea

792 WorldTeaExpo2015LongBeachConferenceandConvention_smPenton’s World Tea Expo (#WorldTeaExpo or #WTE16) will honor the tea community – and some of the best and the brightest from the industry – during its 3rd annual World Tea Awards (#TeaAwards) program on June 15. The program will take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center immediately after the closing of the exhibits on day one of the conference and exhibition. It will be hosted by tea notables Kevin Gascoyne and Bruce Richardson. World Tea Expo, which is the leading tradeshow focused on advancing the business of tea, takes place June 15 – 17, 2016 (with a pre-conference program June 13 – 14) in Las Vegas, Nev. Voting is now open. Only attendees, exhibitors and sponsors of World Tea Expo 2016 are able to vote.

This year’s award finalists include:

Best Tea Publication

Best Social Media Reach

Best Tea Industry Website

Best Tea Brand

Best Tea Blog

Best Tea Educator

Best Tea Health Advocate

Best Tea Marketing

Best Tea Industry Innovation

Best Retail Tea Shop or Chain

Best Tea Accessory, Technology

Best Tea Community, Social Initiative