The Oscars of the toy business are simply 4 months away!
Nominations are actually being accepted for The Toy Foundation’s (TTF) 24th Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards. This 12 months’s TOTY Awards program will honor excellent merchandise, properties, people, and campaigns throughout 23 classes.
Most significantly, each submission helps TTF’s philanthropic mission to help youngsters in want by means of the advantages of play.
“The TOTY Awards are the evening to have fun the easiest! This 12 months, we’re excited to highlight each firms and people propelling our business ahead with six new classes, in addition to 17 product classes, that present worthwhile alternatives to drive client engagement forward of the vacation purchasing season,” says Anne Carrihill, chair of the TOTY Awards Committee and Amazon’s Director for Toys and Video games. “What makes the evening much more particular, [is] the TOTY Awards help The Toy Basis’s work to ensure all kids have entry to play — an initiative Amazon is captivated with.”
events could submit nominations online by means of July 7.
All proceeds from the TOTY Awards, together with nomination submissions and ticket gross sales, assist TTF ship play to greater than 31 million youngsters by means of its three program areas, The Toy Bank, Play Grants, and the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Pipeline Program.
The twenty fourth annual TOTY Awards takes place on Sept. 29 at Cipriani forty second Avenue in New York Metropolis at 6:30 p.m. The occasion kicks off Toy Fair, happening Sept. 30 to Oct. 3 on the Javits Middle.