Media Release — The Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award, presented under the auspices of Comic-Con International: San Diego, is given to an individual retailer who has done an outstanding job of supporting the comics art medium both in the community and within the industry at large.
GUIDELINES for nomination include:
• Any retailer established in business for at least two years is eligible to be nominated.
• Anyone — retailers, professionals, fans — may place a name in nomination.
• A panel of industry judges selects a group of finalists to be subjected to an in-depth examination based on the award criteria.
• Winners will be announced as part of the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards at Comic-Con International on Friday, July 22, 2011.
• Previous winners are not eligible for nomination.
Complete criterion and other information can be found online after the link.