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Readers' Choice: Shopping and Services

Appliance Store

First | Lowes

Finalist | Best Buy

Finalist | Sears

Assisted Living Center

First | Lakes at Litchfield

Finalist | Agape

Finalist | Myrtle Beach Manor

Auto Body Shop

First | Evans Family Colision

Finalist | Lavin Collision

Finalist | Maaco

Finalist | Skippers

Auto Parts Store

First | Advance Auto Parts

Finalist | AutoZone

Finalist | Napa Auto Parts

Auto Dealer

First | Sparks Toyota

Finalist | East Coast Honda

Finalist | Myrtle Beach Automotive

Best Oil Change

First | Jiffy Lube

Finalist | Mason's Tires

Finalist | Tire Town

Bait/Tackle Shop

First | Bass Pro Shop

Finalist | Perry's Bait and Tackle

Finalist | Pawleys Island outdoors

Boat Dealer

First | Marine Service Center

Finalist | Bass Pro Shop

Finalist | Pawleys Island Marine

Bridal Boutique

First | Amanda's Collection

Finalist | Fancy Frocks

Finalist | Little White Dress

Chiropractic Group/Office

First | Strand Spine Institute

Finalist | Atlantic Spine

Finalist | O'Neill Chiropractic

Consignment Shop

First | The Beehive

Finalist | Once Upon a Child

Finalist | Twice as Nice

Cosmetic Dentistry

First | Glenns Bay Dental Associates

Finalist | Coastal Cosmetic Dentistry

Finalist | Pournaras Cosmetics

Cosmetic/Med Spa Practice

First | Carolina Coastal Plastic Surgery

Finalist | Dr. Jerry Guanciale

Finalist | Laser MD

Dance Studio

First | Coastal Dance Center

Finalist | Empressions Dance Studio

Finalist | Let's Dance

Day Care Center

First | Belin Creative Learning Center

Finalist | Kiddie Park

Finalist | Learning Tree

Day Spa

First | Cinzia Spa at North Beach Plantation

Finalist | Angsana Boutique Day Spa

Finalist | Dolce Lusso

Department Store

First | Belk

Finalist | Dillards

Finalist | Kohls

Dental Group/Office

First | Glenns Bay Dental Associates

Finalist | Dunes Dental Services

Finalist | Myrtle Beach Dental Associates

Dog Grooming Service

First | Pet Smart

Finalist | Bubbles and Fluff

Finalist | Shampooches

Dry Cleaner

First | Royal Cleaners

Finalist | Lapels

Finalist | Sunshine Cleaners

Electronics Store

First | Best Buy

Finalist | AVAC Superstore

Finalist | HH Gregg

Eye Vision Center

First | 20/20 Eyewear

Finalist | Coastal Eye Group

Finalist | Walmart Vision Center

Financial Institution

First | BB&T

Finalist | Conway National Bank

Finalist | First Federal

Finalist | Wachovia/Wells Fargo

Financial Advisor

First | Edward Jones

Finalist | Raymond James

Finalist | Carolina Wealth Advisors

Floor Coverings

First | Lowe's Home Improvement

Finalist | Applicance Plus

Finalist | Home Depot

Finalist | Williams Carpet


First | King's Florist

Finalist | Flowers by Richard

Finalist | Greenskeeper Florist

Frame Shop

First | Michael's

Finalist | Frame Factory

Finalist | Gray Man Gallery

Furniture Store

First | Ashley Furniture

Finalist | Garden City Furniture

Finalist | Rooms to Go

Grocery Store

First | Lowes Foods

Finalist | Bi-Lo

Finalist | Food Lion

Hair Salon

First | Mirage Hair Studio

Finalist | The Beehive Salon

Finalist | Hair by Orlando

Finalist | Stox and Company

Heating/Air Conditioning Service

First | Carolina Cool

Finalist | Air Mechanical

Finalist | ARS

Finalist | One Hour Heating and Cooling


First | Flagship Construction

Finalist | DR Horton

Finalist | Jeffrey Fulmer Construction


First | Grand Strand Regional Medical Center

Finalist | Conway Medical Center

Finalist | Waccamaw Community Hospital

Insurance Company

First | Wade Davis - State Farm

Finalist | Carolyn Bailey - State Farm

Finalist | Hugh Huggins - Allstate

Finalist | Jeff Thompson - Nationwide


First | Benji's Bed and Breakfast

Finalist | A Dogs Way Inn

Finalist | Tamroc Kennels

Landscape Service

First | Beach Landscaping

Finalist | M&M Lawn Care

Finalist | Waccamaw Landscaping & Construction

Mattress Retailer

First | Bed Man

Finalist | America's Best Mattresses

Finalist | Furniture and Mattress Gallery

Manicure/Nail Shop

First | Royal Nails

Finalist | Happy Nails

Finalist | L.A. Nails

Medical Clinic, Group or Office

First | Inlet Medical Associates

Finalist | Family Medicine of Sayebrook

Finalist | Carolina Health Specialists

Moving Service

First | Two Men & A Truck

Finalist | Fairway Moving Service

Finalist | Yarborough Moving Service

Pediatric Group/Office

First | Grand Strand Pediatrics

Finalist | Inlet Pediatrics

Finalist | Palmetto Pediatrics

Pest Control Service

First | Lane's Pest Control

Finalist | Strand Termite and Pest Control

Finalist | Terminix

Pet Supply Shop

First | Pet Smart

Finalist | Coastline Pet Supply

Finalist | Pet Galley

Piercing Studio

First | Elite Body Piercing

Finalist | Dr. Piercing

Finalist | Professional Piercing by Jackie


First | CVS

Finalist | Walgreens

Finalist | Walmart


First | Gene Ho

Finalist | Lindsey Mills

Finalist | Reuben Long

Finalist | Scott Smallin

Real Estate Agency

First | Coldwell Banker - Chicora

Finalist | Dunes Realty

Finalist | RE/MAX Southern Shores

Retail Golf Equipment Shop

First | Martins PGA Superstore

Finalist | Dick's Sporting Goods

Finalist | Golf Dimensions

Shopping Center/Mall

First | Coastal Grand Mall

Finalist | Inlet Square Mall

Finalist | The Market Common

Finalist | Tanger Outlets

Sporting Goods Store

First | Dick's Sporting Goods

Finalist | Bass Pro Shop

Finalist | Martin's PGA Superstore

Swimsuit Shop

First | La Plage

Finalist | Evita

Finalist | Tara Grinna

Surf Shop

First | Village Surf Shop

Finalist | Surf City

Finalist | Surf the Earth

Tanning Salon

First | Ultra Tan

Finalist | Aruba Tan

Finalist | Tiki Tan

Tattoo Parlor

First | Elite Ink

Finalist | Hero Tattoo

Finalist | Pit Bull Tattoo

Tire Store

First | Tire Town

Finalist | Black's Tires

Finalist | Mason's Tire

Tobacco Store

First | Nick's Cigar World

Finalist | Purple Haze

Finalist | Tinder Box

Travel Agency

First | AAA

Finalist | All About Travel

Finalist | Thomas Hogan Travel

Trendy Boutique

First | Palm Shoe Collection

Finalist | Cicada Got the Goods

Finalist | Socialite

Veterinary Hospital/Office

First | Ark Animal Hospital

Finalist | Coastal Animal Rescue

Finalist | Murrells Inlet Veterinary Hospital

Web Design Firm

First | Fuel Interactive

Finalist | Case Solutions

Finalist | Eagle Web Designs

Wireless Phone Company

First | Verizon

Finalist | Horry Telephone Cooperative

Finalist | T-Mobile