Storefront Challenge 2014: Nominate a Business!

2014 Storefront Challenge Nomination Form

  • The City of Philadelphia Commerce Department and the Community Design Collaborative seek nominations to identify the most distinctive, recently improved storefronts in Philadelphia. Nominations should be submitted online using this form.

    Entries will be evaluated by a jury consisting of economic development and design professionals, and the winning projects will be recognized at a ceremony on October 14. The event will highlight businesses that have demonstrated care and uniqueness in how they represent themselves to their customers and the public through their storefronts.

    This is an opportunity to demonstrate that good design is good business. This event could mean great exposure for your business, your design or construction firm, or your favorite neighborhood spot!

    Eligible projects must have been completed between October 2012 and September 2014. There is no cost to enter.

    Deadline to submit nominations: Monday September 15, 2014 @ 5 PM.

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  • For example, increased business recognition, attracted new customers, inspired neighbors to improve their properties, etc.
  • Before and After Photos

    Please note that nomination forms without before photos will be disqualified. PDF images from Google Maps are acceptable for before images.
  • Contact Robin Kohles at email hidden; JavaScript is required if you need to send physical photos or have problems with this upload. 'After' pictures should include an image of the entire storefront, a view of the storefront from across the street, and views down the block on either side of the storefront. Please label all files with address of business. For sample of types of photos click here.

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