Third Edition of Top Food Blogger Awards was Organized
News Desk, News Nation 360: The Grand Finale of Top Food Blogger Awards organized by Candid Communication and Sidd’s Hospitality held in Kolkata in the esteemed presence of Chief Guest Guest Debashis Sen, Chairman and Managing Director of HIDCO, along with renowned personalities like Satrajit Sen, Indroneel Mukherjee, Shalini Biswas, Dibyendu Barua, Saira Shah Alam and Sudarshan Chakraborty. The judge’s panel for the third edition of Top Food Blogger Awards included Vipul Kamboj, General Manager, Holiday Inn Resort Kolkata NH6, Vaibhav Gupta, Hotel Manager, ibis Kolkata Rajarhat, Masterchef Priyanka M, Celebrity Chef and Consultant, Jimmy Tangree, Head of 91.9 Friends FM and Masterchef Daniel C Gomes, Corporate Executive Chef. Top Food Blogger Awards was started with the objective to reward bloggers in segments of the quality of writing, the uniqueness of the subjects covered, the level of love displayed in the words on the virtual page and of course, the quality of the photographs and the level of love displayed in taking them. Setting a benchmark in the industry, Top Food Blogger Awards 2020 Continues its journey of the celebration of Bloggers, Cooks, Photographers and travellers who have taken to the web to tell stories and get everyone excited. The total numbers of awards were 28. The TBFA has 12 categories such as Best Food Travel Blog, Most Inspired Weeknight Dinners, Best Food Instagram, Best Drinks Blog, Best Baking and Sweets Blog, Best Style and Design Blog, Food and Culture Blog, Best Food Videos, Best New Food Grammar, Best Photography, The Obsessive Award – Best Special Interest Blog, Nuveau Food Blogger of the Year, Best Storytelling Blog of the Year. There were 2 additional Categories such as Best Lifestyle and Fashion Blog of the Year as well as Thai Airways Travel Blog of the Year. The categories were divided into two subcategories – Jury’s Choice and People’s Choice Award. Rakhi Purnima
Dasgupta was conferred with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award a renowned Food Columnist and the owner of Kewpie’s – The Mecca of Bengali Cuisine of Kolkata. Paromita Ghosh, Director of Candid Communication said that as the organizer of the third edition Top Food Blogger Awards 2020, they are grateful for the interest and feedback generated amidst their blogger's fraternity. They feel strengthened to receive over 500 nominations and over 4500 votes. They are confident that these awards will gain more magnitude in the years to come.
Pic: Krishnendu Kundu
Report: Anustup Kundu