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What is 5 Over 50?

5 over 50 recognizes five North Shore commercial institutions that have been in continuous operation for 50 years or more. The five nominees with the most votes will be featured in our October Movers and Shakers issue, debuting September 2016.

Who can be nominated?

Any commercial business based on the North Shore of Boston in operation for at least 50 years.

How did you pick your nominees?

Our panel of editors and executives select based on research and knowledge of the North Shore business community. Previous winners are not eligible.

How long is voting open?

Voting begins June 9 and continues through July 9. Only one vote per email address is allowed. Can I promote my nomination? Yes, you may promote your nomination as a 5 Over 50 nominee. However, any discounts or special offers in exchange for a vote could result in disqualification.

When will I be notified of the winners?

Winners will be notified in early September.


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