2018 Ovations Awards Winners

Category Honoree Honoree Winner
Total Votes = 10,619
Best Local Restaurant The Town House Restaurant De La Vega Rum, Tapas & Tequila Stefano’s Trattoria
Best Chain Restaurant Outback Steakhouse Rock & Brews Chick-fil-A
Best Caterer Dominick’s Restaurant Stefano’s Trattoria Bernie’s Gourmet to Go
Best Confectionary/Bakery Panera Bread Publix De Azúcar
Best Place to Get a Drink After Hours Rock & Brews Miller’s Ale House – Oviedo De La Vega Rum, Tapas & Tequila
Best Grocery Store/Gourmet Food Store The Fresh Market Publix Cavallari Gourmet
Best Coffee Shop Dunkin’ Donuts Starbucks DUO 58 Community Coffee Bar & Café
Best Real Estate Firm ER Real Estate Group Core Group Real Estate RE/MAX Town & Country Realty
Best Realtor Emma Reichert- ER Real Estate Group Denise McKinley- Denise & Kristine McKinley of RE/MAX Amber J. Finch- RE/MAX Select
Best Home Improvement/Design Rustic Journeys Lowe’s Home Improvement Pudles Pressure Washing
Best Printer FASTSIGNS of Oviedo Oviedo Laser Arts Platinum Signs
Best Bank/Credit Union Bank of America FAIRWINDS Credit Union Citizens Bank of Florida
Best Accountant Emily Ray, CPA – Michael Galloway & Company, PA Karen R. Copeland & Associates Barbara D. Watkins, CPA
Best Financial Advisor Jeff Crawford- Edward Jones Matt Kahle- Kahle Financial Group Madison Wilkinson- Edward Jones
Best Law Firm/ Attorney Vollrath Law P.A. Beers and Gordon P.A. Killgore, Pearlman, Semanie, Denius & Squires, P.A.
Best Insurance Agency Jessie Frail at Messina Insurance Brightway Insurance Jeffrey B. Campbell- State Farm
Best Lawn Care/Pest Control Mosquito Joe of Orlando Massey Services Oviedo Pest Control
Best Salon Clix Hair & Nails Mitchell Wade Hair Salon SizzorS Salon
Best Spa Re You Med Spa Face & Body Bar Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa
Best Photography/Videography Sacoto Films Jennifer Nicole Photography ValariC Photography
Best Chiropractor Demetree Chiropractic Synergy Oviedo Chiropractic Oviedo Chiropractic
Best Oral Care Alexander Leyte-Vidal DDS PA Collins Dental Your Oviedo Dentist
Best Hospital Orlando Health Florida Hospital Oviedo Medical Center
Best Urgent Care CareSpot Urgent Care Paramount Urgent Care Centra Care Urgent Care
Best Doctor/Specialist Dr. Pinkal Patel Dr. Richard Dycus II Dr. Todd Sontag
Best Eye Care Fisher Eye Associates MacDonald Family Eye Care Oviedo Eye Care
Best Senior Care Florida Hospital Senior Care Services Lutheran Haven Assisted Living & Nursing Home Comfort Keepers
Best Workout CrossFit Oviedo The Zoo Health Club Anytime Fitness
Best Pet Care/Veterinarian Oviedo Animal Hospital- Dr. Steve Wiseman As The Tail Wags Central Florida Animal Hospital- Dr. Moja
Best Child Care StarChild Academy The Amazing Explorers Academy Primrose Schools
Best City Park Friendship Park Central Winds Park Oviedo on the Park- Center Lake Park
Best Place to Hold a Special Event Oviedo Mall Tuscawilla Country Club Oviedo on the Park
Best Arts/Entertainment/Recreation Business Black Hammock Adventures The Artistic Hand Gallery & Studio Yes You Canvas- Karen Phillips
Best Public School Rainbow Elementary School Hagerty High School Oviedo High School
Best Private School Trinity Preparatory School St. Luke’s Lutheran School The Master’s Academy
Best Technology Dijatek SkyStream Technologies, Inc. Palm Tree Tech Center
Best Travel Agency Seabee Cruises and Travel Go Travel Carlson Early Group – Dream Vacations
Best Printed Publication Orlando Sentinel Look Local Magazine Oviedo-Winter Springs Life Magazine
Best Non-Profit Helpful Hands Oviedo Police Foundation HOPE Helps
Best Oviedo Community Event Bark & Brew Great Day in the Country Taste of Oviedo
Best Winter Springs Community Event Celebration of Freedom- 4th of July Scottish Highland Games Winter Springs ARToberFEST
Best House of Worship CrossLife Church St. Stephen Catholic Church Northland Church Oviedo
Best Social Media Page I Love Winter Springs, FL- FB Page OviedoTV- FB Page My Oviedo, FL 32765 32766- FB Page
Best Retail Store Target Rustic Journeys Orange Door Gift Boutique
Best Specialty Trade Contractor/Business Winter Springs Florist Pudles Pressure Washing Palm Tree Tech Center Security Camera Instillation
Best Marketing Company Clarity Creative Group Awake Marketing Agency BasketWorx
Best Tutoring Services Mathnasium Kumon Math and Reading Center The Pointy Pencil
Best Networking/Social Club Four Corners Networking Rotary Club of Oviedo Oviedo Businesswomen’s Network (OBN)

2017 Ovations Awards Winners

Category Honoree Honoree Winner
Total Votes = 11,362
Best Restaurant The Townhouse Stefano’s Trattoria Giovanni’s
Best Caterer Stefano’s Trattoria Bernie’s Gourmet to Go John and Shirley’s Catering
Best Confectionary/ Bakery The Lemon Lily Tea Room & Bakery De Azucar Bakery Publix
Best Happy Hour Miller’s Ale House-Oviedo Rock & Brews Chili’s
Best Gourmet Food Store Bernie’s Gourmet to Go The Fresh Market Cavallari Gourmet
Best Pizza Anthony’s Pizza Giovanni’s Torino’s Pizza
Best Wine Bar/ Store The Oviedo Wine Market Total Wine & More ABC Fine Wine & Spirits
Best Coffee Shop Dunkin’ Donuts Duo 58 Community Coffee Bar & Café Starbucks
Best Asian Fusion Tokyo Tapas Thai Basil Sushi Pop
Best Real Estate Firm Chamberlain Realty Keller Williams Advantage Core Group Real Estate, LLC
Best Realtor Kim Rockburn Laurie Cash Cain Dominic Persampiere
Best Home Improvement/ Maintenance Scott McDonald Painting Lowe’s Home Improvement Pudles Pressure Washing
Best Printer Signworks Graphik & Design, Inc. FAST SIGNS Platinum Signs & Design
Best Bank/ Credit Union CFE Federal Credit Union FAIRWINDS Credit Union Citizens Bank of Florida
Best CPA/ Accountant Wilder Accounting & Tax Services Karen Copeland & Associates Barbara Watkins, CPA
Best Financial Advisor Maria Fair – Edward Jones Matt Kahle – Kahle Financial Group Shaun Spaid – Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
Best Law Firm/ Attorney The Law Office of Timothy A. Moran Vollrath Law, PA Beers & Gordon, P.A.
Best Insurance Agency Gonzalez Insurance Group Brightway Insurance Oviedo-Winter Springs Jeffrey B Campbell – State Farm
Best Lawn Care/ Landscaping Lawn Patrol Landscaping Ohana Landscape Creations Central Florida Landscaping
Best Car Care Oviedo Car Care Corey’s Detailing Top Dog Express Oviedo
Best Salon The Mitchell Wade Salon SizzorS Salon J Lauren Salon
Best Spa Face and Body Bar Hand and Stone Marilyn Monroe Salon & Spa
Best Photography/ Videography Ashton Photography Studios Bridget Lake ValariC Photography
Best Chiropractor Dr. Cough – Oviedo Chiropractic Tenpenny Chiropractic-Oviedo Synergy Oviedo Chiropractic
Best Oral Care Dr. Steven M. Hall Dr. Richard DeCantis and Dr. E. David Brinkley, Jr. Your Oviedo Dentist
Best Doctor Dr. Joan Coupland Dr. Robert Schamberger Dr. Todd Sontag
Best Eye Care MacDonald Family Eye Care Fisher Eye Associates Oviedo Eye Care
Best Senior Care The Tremont Lutheran Haven Comfort Keepers
Best Place to Workout Oviedo YMCA The ZOO Health Club Anytime Fitness
Best Pet Care Pet Bow-Tique Mitchell Hammock Pet Hospital As The Tail Wags
Best Child Care Ladybird Academy O2B Kids Oviedo Montessori School
Best City Park Friendship Park Central Winds Park Oviedo on the Park
Best Place to Hold a Special Event Oviedo on the Park Oviedo Mall Tuscawilla Country Club
Best Local Attraction Oviedo on the Park Oviedo Veterans Memorial Black Hammock Airboat Rides
Best School Hagerty High School University of Central Florida Oviedo High School
Best Technology Victor Fixes iPhones SkyStream Technologies Palm Tree Tech Center
Best Travel Agency SeaBee Cruises and Travel AAA Carlson Early Group Dream Vacations
Best Printed Publication Orlando Sentinel Look Local Magazine Oviedo-Winter Springs Life Magazine
Best Non-Profit Oviedo Police Foundation Boys Town Central Florida HOPE Helps
Best Oviedo Community Event Central Florida’s BBQ Blowout Great Day in the Country Taste of Oviedo
Best Winter Springs Community Event Scottish Highland Games Winter Springs ARToberFEST Winter Springs Food & Wine Festival
Best House of Worship Most Precious Blood Church CrossLife Church Northland Church Oviedo
Best Social Media Page Palm Tree Tech Center Facebook Facebook- I Love Winter Springs, FL Facebook – Oviedo, FL 32765 32766
Best Retail Rustic Journeys Orange Door Gift Boutique Publix
Best Construction Company Orangemen Construction RLH Construction Wilson and Co.
Best Marketing Company Clarity Creative Awake Marketing Agency BasketWorx
Best Hospital Oviedo Medical Center Orlando Health Florida Hospital
Best Pest Control Able Lawn Spray! Massey Services Mosquito Joe of Orlando
Best Tutoring Services The Pointy Pencil The Tutoring Center Oviedo Mathnasium of Oviedo