2019 Ovations Awards Winners

CategoryHonoreeHonoreeWinner
1. Best CatererBernie’s Gourmet to GoStefano’s TrattoriaMISSION BBQ
2. Best Dessert ShopCulver’sPublixJeremiah’s Italian Ice
3. Best Grocery Store / Gourmet Food StoreSprouts Farmers MarketCavallari GourmetPublix
4. Best Place to Get a Drink After HoursOviedo Brewing CompanyRock & BrewsDe La Vega Rum, Tapas & Tequila
5. Best Local RestaurantTownhouse RestaurantGiovanni’s Italian Restaurant & PizzeriaStefano’s Trattoria
6. Best Chain RestaurantRock & BrewsOutback SteakhouseChick-fil-A
7. Best Real Estate FirmCore Group Real EstateKeller Williams RealtyRE/MAX Town & Country
8. Best RealtorLaura Leigh Wood – RE/MAX Town & CountryJames Evans – The Real Estate CeltEmma Reichert – ER Realty Group
9. Best Mortgage BrokerSam Dongilli – The Mortgage Firm1st Residential Funding IncSynergy Mortgage Powered by The Mortgage Firm
10. Best Construction / Builder CompanyKent Construction LLCPulte HomesWilson & Company, Inc
11. Best Cleaning ServicesManage The ChaosMerry MaidsPudles Pressure Washing
12. Best Specialty Trade Contractor/ BusinessP3 Electrical Services LLCDC / AC Air Conditioning & HeatingSERVPRO of Oviedo/Winter Springs
13. Best Car CareOviedo Car Wash & DetailingMarty’s Auto WorksTop Dog Express Oviedo
14. Best PrinterKwixar, IncPlatinum Signs and Design, LLCFASTSIGNS of Orlando Central
15. Best Lawn Care / Pest ControlMosquito Joe of Seminole CountyMassey ServicesOviedo Pest Control
16. Best Bank / Credit UnionCitizens Bank of FloridaChase BankFAIRWINDS Credit Union
17. Best AccountantMadan Arora-Jackson Hewitt Tax ServiceBarbara D. Watkins, CPAKaren R Copeland & Associates
18. Best Financial AdvisorJeff Crawford – Edward JonesChet Tokar – Edward JonesMadison Wilkinson – Edward Jones
19. Best Law Firm / AttorneyVollrath Law, P.A.Killgore Pearlman Semanie Denius Squires, P.A.Beers and Gordon, P.A.
20. Best Insurance AgencyAffordableONE InsuranceBrightway Insurance, Oviedo-Winter SpringsJeffrey B Campbell – State Farm
21. Best Hair Salon / Barber ShopClix Hair & NailsThe Mitchell Wade SalonSizzorS Salon
22. Best SpaDay Spa of OviedoFace & Body BarHand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa
23. Best Photographer / VideographerJennifer Nicole PhotographyMoon-Glade PhotographySacoto Films
24. Best ChiropractorOviedo Injury & Wellness CenterDemetree Chiropractic Group, IncOviedo Chiropractic
25. Best Oral CareOviedo Premier DentalYour Oviedo DentistCollins Dental
26. Best HospitalOrlando Health South Seminole HospitalOviedo Medical CenterAdventHealth Winter Park
27. Best Urgent CareCareSpot Urgent Care – Orlando HealthCareNow Urgent CareAdventHealth Centra Care
28. Best Doctor / SpecialistDr. Joan Coupland – Alafaya Woods Family MedicalDr. Mahon and Dr. Jahnke – Family Tree Primary CareDr. Todd Sontag – Orlando Health Physician Associates
29. Best Eye CareMacDonald Family EyeCareFisher Eye AssociatesOviedo Eye Care
30. Best Senior CareComfort KeepersAdventHealth & Lutheran Haven
31. Best Place to Work OutCrossFit CountryThe ZOO Health ClubOviedo YMCA
32. Best Pet CareTuscawilla Animal HospitalAs the Tail WagsOviedo Animal Hospital
33. Best Child CareO2B KidsPrimrose SchoolsOviedo Montessori School
34. Best City ParkFriendship ParkCentral Winds ParkOviedo on the Park
35. Best Performing Arts SchoolTutus On BroadwaySongbirds Music, Art, & Dance CenterUniversity Performing Arts Center
36. Best Local Family Outing ActivityCalliope StreetOviedo Bowling CenterDistrict Eat and Play
37. Best Local Date Night ActivityCalliope StreetDistrict Eat and PlayRegal Cinemas Oviedo Mall
38. Best Public SchoolChoices in Learning Charter SchoolHagerty High SchoolOviedo High School
39. Best Private SchoolOviedo Montessori SchoolThe Master’s AcademySt. Luke’s Lutheran School
40. Best Higher Education InstitutionRollins CollegeSeminole State CollegeUniversity of Central Florida
41. Best Non-ProfitThe Helpful Hands FoundationOviedo Police FoundationHOPE Helps Inc.
42. Best Technology CompanyNeoware StudiosBrickTech ITPalm Tree Tech Center
43. Best Printed PublicationLook Local MagazineOrlando SentinelOviedo-Winter Springs Life Magazine
44. Best Oviedo Community EventBark and BrewTaste of OviedoGreat Day in the Country
45. Best Winter Springs Community EventHometown HarvestWinter Springs ARToberFESTScottish Highland Games
46. Best House of WorshipOviedo City ChurchThe Action ChurchSt. Luke’s Lutheran Church
47. Best Social Media PageeClat Law LLPTITLE Boxing ClubMy Oviedo, FL 32765 32766
48. Best Local Retail StoreMy Oviedo StoreRustic JourneysThe HOPE Chest
49. Best Agriculture BusinessOviedo Beautiful FlowersOviedo Farmers MarketLukas Nursery & Butterfly Encounter
50. Best Advertising and Marketing CompanyClarity Creative GroupAwake Marketing AgencyNo Limit Marketing & Advertising
51. Best Tutoring ServicesKumonThe Pointy PencilMathnasium
52. Best Civic / Networking ClubRotary Club of OviedoOviedo Woman’s Club GFWCOviedo Businesswomen’s Network (OBN)

2018 Ovations Awards Winners

CategoryHonoreeHonoreeWinner
Total Votes = 10,619
Best Local RestaurantThe Town House RestaurantDe La Vega Rum, Tapas & TequilaStefano’s Trattoria
Best Chain RestaurantOutback SteakhouseRock & BrewsChick-fil-A
Best CatererDominick’s RestaurantStefano’s TrattoriaBernie’s Gourmet to Go
Best Confectionary/BakeryPanera BreadPublixDe Azúcar
Best Place to Get a Drink After HoursRock & BrewsMiller’s Ale House – OviedoDe La Vega Rum, Tapas & Tequila
Best Grocery Store/Gourmet Food StoreThe Fresh MarketPublixCavallari Gourmet
Best Coffee ShopDunkin’ DonutsStarbucksDUO 58 Community Coffee Bar & Café
Best Real Estate FirmER Real Estate GroupCore Group Real EstateRE/MAX Town & Country Realty
Best RealtorEmma Reichert- ER Real Estate GroupDenise McKinley- Denise & Kristine McKinley of RE/MAXAmber J. Finch- RE/MAX Select
Best Home Improvement/DesignRustic JourneysLowe’s Home ImprovementPudles Pressure Washing
Best PrinterFASTSIGNS of OviedoOviedo Laser ArtsPlatinum Signs
Best Bank/Credit UnionBank of AmericaFAIRWINDS Credit UnionCitizens Bank of Florida
Best AccountantEmily Ray, CPA – Michael Galloway & Company, PAKaren R. Copeland & AssociatesBarbara D. Watkins, CPA
Best Financial AdvisorJeff Crawford- Edward JonesMatt Kahle- Kahle Financial GroupMadison Wilkinson- Edward Jones
Best Law Firm/ AttorneyVollrath Law P.A.Beers and Gordon P.A.Killgore, Pearlman, Semanie, Denius & Squires, P.A.
Best Insurance AgencyJessie Frail at Messina InsuranceBrightway InsuranceJeffrey B. Campbell- State Farm
Best Lawn Care/Pest ControlMosquito Joe of OrlandoMassey ServicesOviedo Pest Control
Best SalonClix Hair & NailsMitchell Wade Hair SalonSizzorS Salon
Best SpaRe You Med SpaFace & Body BarHand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa
Best Photography/VideographySacoto FilmsJennifer Nicole PhotographyValariC Photography
Best ChiropractorDemetree ChiropracticSynergy Oviedo ChiropracticOviedo Chiropractic
Best Oral CareAlexander Leyte-Vidal DDS PACollins DentalYour Oviedo Dentist
Best HospitalOrlando HealthFlorida HospitalOviedo Medical Center
Best Urgent CareCareSpot Urgent CareParamount Urgent CareCentra Care Urgent Care
Best Doctor/SpecialistDr. Pinkal PatelDr. Richard Dycus IIDr. Todd Sontag
Best Eye CareFisher Eye AssociatesMacDonald Family Eye CareOviedo Eye Care
Best Senior CareFlorida Hospital Senior Care ServicesLutheran Haven Assisted Living & Nursing HomeComfort Keepers
Best WorkoutCrossFit OviedoThe Zoo Health ClubAnytime Fitness
Best Pet Care/VeterinarianOviedo Animal Hospital- Dr. Steve WisemanAs The Tail WagsCentral Florida Animal Hospital- Dr. Moja
Best Child CareStarChild AcademyThe Amazing Explorers AcademyPrimrose Schools
Best City ParkFriendship ParkCentral Winds ParkOviedo on the Park- Center Lake Park
Best Place to Hold a Special EventOviedo MallTuscawilla Country ClubOviedo on the Park
Best Arts/Entertainment/Recreation BusinessBlack Hammock AdventuresThe Artistic Hand Gallery & StudioYes You Canvas- Karen Phillips
Best Public SchoolRainbow Elementary SchoolHagerty High SchoolOviedo High School
Best Private SchoolTrinity Preparatory SchoolSt. Luke’s Lutheran SchoolThe Master’s Academy
Best TechnologyDijatekSkyStream Technologies, Inc.Palm Tree Tech Center
Best Travel AgencySeabee Cruises and TravelGo TravelCarlson Early Group – Dream Vacations
Best Printed PublicationOrlando SentinelLook Local MagazineOviedo-Winter Springs Life Magazine
Best Non-ProfitHelpful HandsOviedo Police FoundationHOPE Helps
Best Oviedo Community EventBark & BrewGreat Day in the CountryTaste of Oviedo
Best Winter Springs Community EventCelebration of Freedom- 4th of JulyScottish Highland GamesWinter Springs ARToberFEST
Best House of WorshipCrossLife ChurchSt. Stephen Catholic ChurchNorthland Church Oviedo
Best Social Media PageI Love Winter Springs, FL- FB PageOviedoTV- FB PageMy Oviedo, FL 32765 32766- FB Page
Best Retail StoreTargetRustic JourneysOrange Door Gift Boutique
Best Specialty Trade Contractor/BusinessWinter Springs FloristPudles Pressure WashingPalm Tree Tech Center Security Camera Instillation
Best Marketing CompanyClarity Creative GroupAwake Marketing AgencyBasketWorx
Best Tutoring ServicesMathnasiumKumon Math and Reading CenterThe Pointy Pencil
Best Networking/Social ClubFour Corners NetworkingRotary Club of OviedoOviedo Businesswomen’s Network (OBN)

2017 Ovations Awards Winners

CategoryHonoreeHonoreeWinner
Total Votes = 11,362
Best RestaurantThe TownhouseStefano’s TrattoriaGiovanni’s
Best CatererStefano’s TrattoriaBernie’s Gourmet to GoJohn and Shirley’s Catering
Best Confectionary/ BakeryThe Lemon Lily Tea Room & BakeryDe Azucar BakeryPublix
Best Happy HourMiller’s Ale House-OviedoRock & BrewsChili’s
Best Gourmet Food StoreBernie’s Gourmet to GoThe Fresh MarketCavallari Gourmet
Best PizzaAnthony’s PizzaGiovanni’sTorino’s Pizza
Best Wine Bar/ StoreThe Oviedo Wine MarketTotal Wine & MoreABC Fine Wine & Spirits
Best Coffee ShopDunkin’ DonutsDuo 58 Community Coffee Bar & CaféStarbucks
Best Asian FusionTokyo TapasThai BasilSushi Pop
Best Real Estate FirmChamberlain RealtyKeller Williams AdvantageCore Group Real Estate, LLC
Best RealtorKim RockburnLaurie Cash CainDominic Persampiere
Best Home Improvement/ MaintenanceScott McDonald PaintingLowe’s Home ImprovementPudles Pressure Washing
Best PrinterSignworks Graphik & Design, Inc.FAST SIGNSPlatinum Signs & Design
Best Bank/ Credit UnionCFE Federal Credit UnionFAIRWINDS Credit UnionCitizens Bank of Florida
Best CPA/ AccountantWilder Accounting & Tax ServicesKaren Copeland & AssociatesBarbara Watkins, CPA
Best Financial AdvisorMaria Fair – Edward JonesMatt Kahle – Kahle Financial GroupShaun Spaid – Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
Best Law Firm/ AttorneyThe Law Office of Timothy A. MoranVollrath Law, PABeers & Gordon, P.A.
Best Insurance AgencyGonzalez Insurance GroupBrightway Insurance Oviedo-Winter SpringsJeffrey B Campbell – State Farm
Best Lawn Care/ LandscapingLawn Patrol LandscapingOhana Landscape CreationsCentral Florida Landscaping
Best Car CareOviedo Car CareCorey’s DetailingTop Dog Express Oviedo
Best SalonThe Mitchell Wade SalonSizzorS SalonJ Lauren Salon
Best SpaFace and Body BarHand and StoneMarilyn Monroe Salon & Spa
Best Photography/ VideographyAshton Photography StudiosBridget LakeValariC Photography
Best ChiropractorDr. Cough – Oviedo ChiropracticTenpenny Chiropractic-OviedoSynergy Oviedo Chiropractic
Best Oral CareDr. Steven M. HallDr. Richard DeCantis and Dr. E. David Brinkley, Jr.Your Oviedo Dentist
Best DoctorDr. Joan CouplandDr. Robert SchambergerDr. Todd Sontag
Best Eye CareMacDonald Family Eye CareFisher Eye AssociatesOviedo Eye Care
Best Senior CareThe TremontLutheran HavenComfort Keepers
Best Place to WorkoutOviedo YMCAThe ZOO Health ClubAnytime Fitness
Best Pet CarePet Bow-TiqueMitchell Hammock Pet HospitalAs The Tail Wags
Best Child CareLadybird AcademyO2B KidsOviedo Montessori School
Best City ParkFriendship ParkCentral Winds ParkOviedo on the Park
Best Place to Hold a Special EventOviedo on the ParkOviedo MallTuscawilla Country Club
Best Local AttractionOviedo on the ParkOviedo Veterans MemorialBlack Hammock Airboat Rides
Best SchoolHagerty High SchoolUniversity of Central FloridaOviedo High School
Best TechnologyVictor Fixes iPhonesSkyStream TechnologiesPalm Tree Tech Center
Best Travel AgencySeaBee Cruises and TravelAAACarlson Early Group Dream Vacations
Best Printed PublicationOrlando SentinelLook Local MagazineOviedo-Winter Springs Life Magazine
Best Non-ProfitOviedo Police FoundationBoys Town Central FloridaHOPE Helps
Best Oviedo Community EventCentral Florida’s BBQ BlowoutGreat Day in the CountryTaste of Oviedo
Best Winter Springs Community EventScottish Highland GamesWinter Springs ARToberFESTWinter Springs Food & Wine Festival
Best House of WorshipMost Precious Blood ChurchCrossLife ChurchNorthland Church Oviedo
Best Social Media PagePalm Tree Tech Center FacebookFacebook- I Love Winter Springs, FLFacebook – Oviedo, FL 32765 32766
Best RetailRustic JourneysOrange Door Gift BoutiquePublix
Best Construction CompanyOrangemen ConstructionRLH ConstructionWilson and Co.
Best Marketing CompanyClarity CreativeAwake Marketing AgencyBasketWorx
Best HospitalOviedo Medical CenterOrlando HealthFlorida Hospital
Best Pest ControlAble Lawn Spray!Massey ServicesMosquito Joe of Orlando
Best Tutoring ServicesThe Pointy PencilThe Tutoring Center OviedoMathnasium of Oviedo