Introduces Inaugural Fab Five Awards

New Popular Vote Survey For The Saratoga Region To Crown Public’s Top 5 Favorite Venues In Each Category

SARATOGA SPRINGS NY, June 8, 2012 – The first annual Fab Five Awards kicked off this week, and daily voting is now open at Fab Five is a brand new popular vote survey for Saratoga County where there is more than just one winner for each category.

“We want to celebrate great local businesses in Saratoga County,” said Sara Mannix, Founder and CEO of’s parent company Mannix Marketing, Inc. “In this new survey, locals and visitors alike can cast their votes knowing their favorite shop or restaurant really has a good shot at making the Fab Five.”

With 28 different categories, the public can vote daily for their favorite eateries, shops, attractions and more via an easy-to-use online ballot. Categories range from “Fave Lunch Spot” to “Fave Place for Girls Night Out” and many others. Each ballot must have a minimum of five categories filled out in order to submit the survey.

The five in each category with the most votes will be dubbed the Fab Five. Across 28 categories, there is a possible 140 total winners.

Voting runs through Wednesday, June 27, after which the results will be tallied, and the Fab Five winners will be announced.

Go to to see the ballot and cast your vote today.

For more information, contact Sara Mannix at 518-743-9424. Visit Mannix Marketing, Inc. online at

About is an online guide to Saratoga Springs NY and the surrounding region, reaching thousands of locals and visitors looking for things to see and do in Saratoga County. is owned by Mannix Marketing, Inc. a Glens Falls based, full-service Internet marketing company offering search engine optimizationsocial media optimizationmobile marketingweb site design, hosting, database-driven content, tourism marketing and 28 online travel guides.’s sister sites include and many others, which receive over 16 million site visits a year.

About Sara Mannix

Sara Mannix founded Mannix in 1996 with a goal to get clients found on the web through organic search engine optimization (SEO). The company now serves over 1500 clients worldwide and employs a team of 30 specialists, operating under the tagline "Success Measured." The tagline reflects the company's focus on measurable results for every client. This multifaceted company is an industry leader, specializing in organic SEO, conversion rate optimization, SEO-friendly website design, paid advertising (PPC). Mannix Marketing has two divisions, one side is focused on lead generation for nationally competitive businesses. The other side is focused on local businesses. Mannix has one of the largest portfolios of tourism and city guides in Upstate New York. These guides, (,,, and etc), reach over 10 million visitors a year. Corresponding social media profiles for the region extend this reach to millions every month.