There is no MRL show without our listeners. It means the world when we win any kind of award because it means you are listening. Charlotte Magazine awards annual “BOB” awards. It means the best of the best. There are different categories such as food, entertainment, shopping and simply living.

The MRL Show won best radio show, Charlotte Talks (WFAE 90.7) being the second. All this in the category “Media + Culture + Entertainment”. The other awards and winners in this category are:

  • Author – Mel Dau
    • Finalist – Bucleigh Kernodle
  • Charlotte Influencer — Laura Long (@SmartSouthernStyle)
    • Finalist – Miranda in Charlotte (@mirandainclt)
  • Charlotte’s Instagram Account — Meghan Trainor (@BodybyTrainor)
    • Finalist – Laura Long (@SmartSouthernStyle)
  • Charlotte’s Twitter account — Brad Panovitch (@wxbrad)
    • Finalist – StarMed Healthcare (@StarMedCare)
  • Company to work for – Choate build
    • Finalist – Third Rock Events
  • DIY Studio/Class/Workshop – Holt School of Fine Arts
    • Finalist – Atelier AR
  • Family attraction – Carowinds
    • Finalist – US National Whitewater Center
  • Local podcast – Wake up with your life (Colleen Odegaard)
    • Finalist – Champagne Troubles (Queen City Podcast Network)
  • Local sports show – Charlotte Sports Live (Queen City News)
    • Finalist – The Mac Attack (WFNZ)
  • Local television news crew – WBTV
  • Journalist –Joe Bruno (WSOC-TV)
    • Finalist – Molly Grantham (WBTV)
  • Weather forecaster – Brad Panovitch
    • Finalist – Larry Sprinkle
  • Athlete – Bal LaMelo
    • Finalist – Christian McCaffrey
  • Sport Team – Charlotte Frelons
    • Finalist – Carolina Panthers
  • Golf field – Quail Hollow Club
    • Finalist – Carmel Country Club
  • Charity event/fundraiser – AMRAP 4 AUTISM
    • Finalist – Beers and Burpees
  • Festival – BuildStrong Charlotte
    • Finalist – HSC Pet Palooza
  • holiday event – Charlotte Christmas Village/Light Up Knights
    • Finalist – Southern Christmas Spectacular
  • Contextual event – Girl Tribe Co.
    • Finalist – Hosted by Canopy (at Canopy Hotel SouthPark)
  • karaoke place – Jeff’s Bucket Shop
    • Finalist – Seoul Food Meat Company
  • Live performance venue – The muse of the evening
    • Finalist – The Fillmore
  • Local band/musician –Josh Daniel
    • Finalist – Good Nature
  • Performing theater group – Charlotte Comedy Theater
    • Finalist – Three Bones Theater

Check out the other BOB award winners here.