SNOWMASS VILLAGE - Doc Eason was just named Best Closeup Magician in a Reader's Choice poll - awards.about.com. The Readers' Choice Awards highlights the best products, features, and services across a wide variety of topics.
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Wayne Kawamoto, the editorial guide for magic.about.com, said: "It was a competitive group of highly qualified and respected close-up magicians. Doc Eason's win shows that he is a popular, knowledgeable and influential entertainer in the world of magic. He is a more than worthy winner."
Doc has been a fixture in the entertainment scene in Snowmass since 1977.
"I didn't even know this was going on," said Doc. "It came out of the blue at me. But I am thrilled."
Doc Eason's internationally acclaimed magic will be appearing at the Magic Castle in Hollywood in May, where he has won numerous magic awards over the years.
For more information on Doc Eason: wwww.doceason.com.