More than $6,000 in advertising to be awarded to winners


ALBUQUERQUE, NM –– Applications for the Annual Albuquerque’s Best Local Brand Award Contest are now being accepted by EXHIB-IT! The top winner of each category (Commercial and Nonprofit) will receive a total of $6,825.00 in advertising to showcase the brand’s efforts and impact in New Mexico. There is no application cost and companies, including startups with fast growth and mature businesses with a great brand, can enter.

Winners for the nonprofit and commercial categories will be unveiled at the Annual B2B Event on Tuesday, April 18, 2023, at 7:00 p.m. at Isleta Resort & Casino. Entries for the B2B Expo Best Local Brand Award will be accepted through 4:00 PM on March 17, 2023.

The applications for the Best Local Brands will be judged by NM American Marketing Association. The Top Three finalists in each category will be announced on March 27, 2023. The public will then select the top winner in each category through People’s Choice voting, which begins online on March 30, 2023 at


The People’s Choice voting runs through April 18, 2023 at 6:30pm.  


The People’s Choice awards in 2020 went to KESHET CENTER FOR THE ARTS for the Best Local Nonprofit Brand, PIZZA 9 for the Best Commercial Brand.


To enter the Best Local Brands contest, click here:




EXHIB-IT!’s B2B Expo is New Mexico’s premier Expo & Networking event. The event’s mission is to create a prosperous learning environment through a network of leaders and an Expo to foster economic development in our state. To find out more about the B2B Expo visit