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Arts & Entertainment
Best Anchor- Weekends
Carey Pena, 3TV
Best Annual Charity Event
Compassion with Fashion, AZ Humane Society
Best Annual Gala
Mardi Gras Gala, Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona
Best Annual Valley Event
Scottsdale Culinary Festival
Best Art Gallery
Think Art
Best Automobile Auction
Best AZ Cheerleaders or Dance Team
The Phoenix Suns Dancers
Best Country Radio Station
102.5 KNIX
Best Jazz Radio Station
91.5 KJZZ
Best Local Band/Musician
The Walkens
Best Local News Web site
Best Local Radio Talk Show or DJ
Elvis Duran & The Morning Show, 97.5 KMVA
Best Local Radio Talk Show or DJ- Afternoon Drive
Big Shoe Stu Evans, 107.9 KMLE
Best Local Radio Talk Show or DJ- Daytime
Sugabear, 101.5 KZON
Best Local Radio Talk Show or DJ- Morning Drive
Elvis Duran & The Morning Show, 97.5 KMVA
Best News Station
Best Pro Sports Team
Phoenix Mercury
Best Radio Station
96.9 KMXP
Best Rock Radio Station
Best Special Event Venue
Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North
Best Sporting Event
Waste Management Open (Phoenix Open)
Best Talk News Radio Station
92.3 KTAR
Best Today's Hits Radio Station
96.9 KMXP
Best Traffic Personality
Gina Maravilla, 3TV
Best Wedding Venue
Favorite Afternoon or Evening Show
Valley Dish, 12 News
Favorite Local Blog or Web site
Favorite Local Daytime Show
Your Life A to Z, 3TV
Favorite Local Morning Show
Good Morning AZ, 3 TV
Favorite Meteorologist or Weather Personality
Brittney Ship, 3TV
Favorite Nightly Newscast
News at 9, 3 TV
Favorite Sportscaster
Todd Walsh, FSAZ
Favorite TV Personality- Afternoon or Evening News- Female
Beverly Kidd, 3 TV
Favorite TV Personality- Afternoon or Evening News- Male
Steve Irvin, ABC 15
Favorite TV Personality- Morning or Daytime- Female
Destry Jetton, 12 News
Favorite TV Personality- Morning or Daytime- Male
Javier Soto, 3 TV
Local Making a National Splash
Rhythm & Wine Bistro on VH1 series Life as I know It
Most Fashionable News Anchor
Carey Pena, 3TV
News Anchor of the Year
Kaley O'Kelley, 3TV
Companies & Professionals
Best Advertising Firm
Zion & Zion
Best Bankruptcy Law Firm
Engelman Berger PC
Best Catering
The Herb Box Catering Company
Best Estate Planning & Trust Administration Law Firm
Roger D. Smith Attorney At Law
Best Florist
Camelback Flowershop
Best Graphic Design
Avenue 25 Web & Design
Best Intellectual Property Law Firm
Jaburg & Wilk PC
Best Investment Firm
Best Job Web site
Best Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Alterations
Organic Dry Cleaners
Best National Valley-Based Company
Best Photographer- Commercial
Chadwick Fowler, Chadwick Fowler Photographics
Best Photographer- Events
Mike Benedetto, Moments Frozen Photography
Best Photographer- Family & Portraits
Larry Stone, 12 North Photography
Best Photographer- Fashion & Beauty
Christos Sewell, Christos Sewell Photography
Best Photographer- Real Estate & Interiors
Dan Raustadt, Bigger Picture Images
Best Photographer- Weddings
Tim Stansell, The Visionyard Wedding Photography
Best Private Banking
National Bank of Arizona
Best Public Relations or Marketing Firm
Zion & Zion
Best Real Estate Law Firm
Harper Law PLC
Best Realtor- Ahwatukee
Pam Eagan
Best Realtor- Chandler
Amy Jones
Best Realtor- Glendale
Nate Martinez
Best Realtor in the Valley
Pam Eagan
Best Realtor- Paradise Valley
Cheryl Anderson
Best Realtor- Phoenix
Wendy Walker
Best Realtor- Scottsdale
Virginia Gee
Best Realtor- Tempe
Thomas Tokoph
Best Social Networking and Online Media Firm
Zion & Zion
Best Web Design, Programming or Management Firm
Silverleaf Design
Family Law
Gloria Cales
Most Philanthropic Company
Food & Restaurants
Best Asian Cuisine & Sushi
Pure Sushi
Best Bakery
Classic Cakes & Confections
Best BBQ
Best Breakfast
The Good Egg
Best Burger
The Grind AZ
Best Business Lunch Spot
Bistro 24, The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix
Best Candy Store
Sweeties Candy of Arizona
Best Chips & Salsa
Jalapeno Inferno Bistro Mexicano
Best Comfort Food
Tuck Shop
Best Culinary Event
Phoenix Cooks
Best Cup of Coffee
Press Coffee Food Wine
Best Cupcake
Classic Cakes & Confections
Best Date Spot
Best Dessert
Classic Cakes & Confections
Best Diner
5 & Diner
Best Expansion or Renovation
Over Easy in the Alltel Ice Den
Best Farmers Market
Downtown Chandler Farmers' Market
Best Fried Snack
Lo lo's Fried Chicken
Best Fries
Onyx Bar & Lounge, The Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North
Best Frozen Treat- Gelato
Gelato Dolce Vita
Best Frozen Treat- Ice Cream or Custard
Chaparral Homemade Ice Cream
Best Frozen Treat- Yogurt or Low-Cal Alternative
Best Greek Food
My Big Fat Greek Restaurant
Best Grocery Store
Best Hawaiian or Tropical Cuisine
Best Health Food or Vegetarian Food
Loving Hut
Best Juicy Steak
The Stockyard's
Best Lunch Spot - Fun
The Herb Box
Best Mexican Food
Carefree Station
Best New Restaurant
Frank and Albert's, The Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa
Best Outdoor Seating
Carefree Station
Best Place to Watch the Big Game
Best Private Dining Room
Best Restaurant Dessert
Crescent Moon, The Four Seasons Scottsdale at Troon North
Best Seafood
Eddie V's
Best Slice
Venezia's Pizzeria
Best Southwestern Experience
Carefree Station
Best Sunday Brunch
Carefree Station
Best Tea Spot
The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix
Best Treat to Send
One Hope Wine
Most Amazing Restaurant Interior
BLT Steak, JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort and Spa
Old Favorite
Saddest Closure
Zen 32
Best 19th Hole
Bernard's Restaurant at Ocotillo Golf Resort
Best Clubhouse Spa
Best Golf Clothing & Shopping
In Celebration of Golf
Best Golf Community
Best Instructor
Donald Crawley at The Boulders Resort and Spa
Best Private Club
Best Pro Shop
The Boulders
Best View
South Course at The Boulders Resort
Most Challenging Course
North Course at The Boulders Resort
Health & Self
Best Alternative Exercise Option & Personal Training
Studio 360
Best Alternative Spa Treatment
Spa Avania, at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch
Best Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Brian Gawley
Best Day Spa or Nail Salon
Dolce Salon and Spa
Best Dentist or Dental Team
Dr. Brenda Taege
Best Dermatologist
Dr. Paul English
Best Facial
Bliss Spa, W Scottsdale
Best Family Doctor
Dr. Jan Zieren
Best Fertility Doctor
Dr. Daniel Rychlik, MD, FACOG
Best Gym
Mountainside Fitness
Best Hospital Group
Scottsdale Healthcare
Best Kid's Dentist
Desert Ridge Pediatric Dentistry
Best Mani/Pedi
Spa Avania, at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch
Best Massage
Bliss Spa, W Scottsdale
Dr. Tara Brodkin
Best Orthodontist
Dr. Keith MacDonald
Best Resort Spa
Golden Door Spa,The Boulders Resort and Golden Door Spa
Best Salon
Mood Swings Salon
Best Waxing
Bliss Spa, W Scottsdale
Best Yoga Studio
Yoga Village
Home & Design
Best Appliance Shop
Best Architect
Erik Peterson
Best Condo Development
Best Custom Cabinets
Burdette Cabinet Co.
Best Custom Homebuilder
Brimley Development
Best Design Firm/Designer
VM Concept
Best Design Firm/Store
Robb & Stucky
Best Flooring Company
Arizona Hardwood Floor Supply, Inc
Best Furniture/Home Store
Parnian Furniture
Best Home Accessory Store
Best Homebuilding Company
Rosewood Homes
Best Landscaping
Red Rock Pools & Spas
Best Luxury Rentals
Ninety Degrees
Best Master-Planned Community/Development
Best Pool Company
Shasta Pools & Spas
Best Rug Selection
Azadi Fine Rugs
Best Stone Company
Imperial Wholesale
Best Birthday Party Spot- Kids
Alltel Ice Den
Best Kid-Friendly Hotel
Arizona Grand Resort
Best Kid's Clothing
Best Kid's Entertainment Indoors
Alltel Ice Den
Best Kid's Entertainment Outdoors
The Farm at South Mountain
Best Kid's Restaurant
18 Degrees
Best Private or Charter School
Mesa Preparatory Academy
Best Toy Store
The Doll House & Toy Store
Nightlife & Cocktails
Best Arizona Winery
Caduceus Cellars
Best Biker Bar
The Hideaway Grill
Best Cocktails
Blue Wasabi Sushi & Martini Bar
Best Cougar Bar
Blue Martini
Best Gay Bar
Best Happy Hour
Best Margarita
Carefree Station
Best Nightclub or Lounge
American Junkie
Best Place to Stock Up on Alcohol
AJ's Fine Foods
Best Pub and Brewskis
Rosie McCaffrey's
Best Speakeasy or Hidden Spot
Mabel's on Main
Best Spot for Drinking Activities
The Duce
Best Wine Bar
Terroir Wine Pub
Most Glamourous Place to Party
WET Deck, W Scottsdale
Favorite Couple in the Valley
Frankie Muniz and Elycia Marie
Marketing Guru
Kendra Schultz, Rose + Moser + Allyn Public & Online Relations
Most Fashionable in the Valley Over 30- Men
Javier Soto, 3TV Reporter
Most Fashionable in the Valley Over 30- Women
Cathyanne Cockrill, Vintage Fashion, Inc.
Most Fashionable in the Valley Under 30- Men
Gabe Bertaccini, Chef
Most Fashionable in the Valley Under 30- Women
Amanda Szot, Blogger
Most Influential in Valley Education
Brent Richardson, Grand Canyon University
Most Influential in Valley Food
Eddie Matney, Owner, Eddie's House
Most Influential in Valley Nonprofit
Pam Gaber, Founder of Gabriel's Angels
Most Influential in Valley Politics
Ben Quayle
Most Influential Man in the Valley
Bob Parsons, Founder and CEO of GoDaddy.com
Most Influential Woman in the Valley
Ali Vincent, The First-Ever Female Biggest Loser
Mr. Popularity
Steve LeVine, Steve LeVine Entertainment
Ms. Popularity
Susie Wesley, Realtor and Philanthropist
Top Twitterer
Best Annual Fashion Event
Scottsdale Fashion Week
Best Athletic Gear
Sports Chalet
Best Book Store- New
Best Book Store- Secondhand
Dog-Eared Pages Used Books
Best Boutique- Local
Muse Boutique
Best Boutique- National or International
Tory Burch
Best Cosmetics and Skincare
Barneys New York
Best Deal Web Site
Best Denim
Best Department Store
Barneys New York
Best Discount Store
E&J's Designer Shoe Warehouse
Best Engagement Ring Store
Coffin & Trout Fine Jewelers
Best Fashion Week
Scottsdale Fashion Week
Best Fragrance Selection
Barneys New York
Best Gift Shop
Do Me a Favor
Best Glasses
Paris Optique
Best Handbags and Accessories
Tory Burch
Best Local Fashion Designer
Angela Johnson, Angela Johnson Designs
Best Local Jeweler
Opus- Art of Fine Jewelry
Best Local Jewelry Designer
Gail Carlson, GIGIchic
Best Local Watch Selection
Coffin & Trout Fine Jewelers
Best Modeling Agency
Empire Talent & Modeling Agency
Best National Jeweler
Best Outlets or Discount Shopping Center
Arizona Mills
Best Pet Shop
Mackie's Parlour
Best Place to Hoard Fashion & Accessories for Cheap
Best Shoe Shopping
Tory Burch
Best Shopping Center- Indoors
Fiesta Mall
Best Shopping Center- Outdoors
Westgate City Center
Best Stylist
Diane Aiello
Best Swimwear Shopping
Aqua Beachwear
Best Technology & Gadgets
Microsoft Store
Best Vintage or Secondhand Store
High Society Resale Boutique
Best Web Clothing Shopping
Best Wedding Dress Shop
Lillian Lottie Couture
Best Year-Round Resortwear
Tommy Bahama's
Most Exciting Store Opening
Tory Burch
Stay & Play
Best Bowling Alley
AMF Christown Lanes
Best Casino
Gila River Casino- Vee Quiva
Best Concert Venue
Mesa Amphitheatre
Best Day Trip
Best Dog Boarding Facility
Sonoran Desert Pet Resort
Best Lobby Bar
JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort and Spa
Best Movie Theatre
Best Museum
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
Best Party Resort Pool
Hotel Valley Ho
Best Relaxing Resort Pool
JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort and Spa
Best Resort
Hotel Valley Ho
Best Resort Dining
Trader Vic's, Hotel Valley Ho
Best Travel Website
Most Luxe Accommodations
The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix
Best Dealer Service- Audi
Audi North Scottsdale
Best Dealer Service- BMW
Chapman BMW Camelback
Best Dealer Service- Cadillac
Legends Cadillac Hummer Saab
Best Dealer Service- Infiniti
Infiniti of Peoria
Best Dealer Service- Lexus
Arrowhead Lexus
Best Dealer Service- Mercedes-Benz
Scottsdale Schumacher Mercedes-Benz
Best Limo & Sweet Rides
Driver Provider Limo
Best Valet
Epic Valet