Dover Rug & Home received the 2014 Wicked Local Readers Choice Awards in multiple categories including “No.1 choice for Carpet/Flooring Store” in Natick, Mass.; the Silver Award for the region in this same category and Honorable Mention for Home Decorating Store.

Over 400,000 Wicked Local GateHouse Media local community newspaper readers and online voters participated in the annual Readers Choice Awards competition in over 75 categories, according to the company. All votes were cast in January and February and tabulated by an independent data processing firm. Results were announced the week of June 22.

“This is the 12th year that we’ve received the Readers Choice Awards, and it is still thrilling to be recognized in this way,” states Mahmud Jafri, CEO of Dover Rug & Home. “These awards have always been especially important to us because they come straight from the people we value most, our customers. We have always been proud of our extensive and unique carpet and flooring options along with our commitment to providing the best service to everyone that walks through our showroom door, and to be recognized for this is truly an honor.”

Dover is also among the finalists in the “small firm category” of the Massachusetts Family Business Awards, which were announced at the 8th annual awards program on June 11. The Massachusetts Family Business Awards are hosted by the Northeastern University Center for Family Business to promote and highlight some of the great achievements of Massachusetts-based, family-held businesses and entrepreneurs.

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