Best of the Corridor

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Best Accounting Firm for a Start-up Business: Bergan Paulsen

Best Accounting Firm for an Existing Business: McGladrey

Best Architect Firm: OPN Architects

Best Bank for a Start-up Business: Hills Bank & Trust Company

Best Bank for an Existing Business: Hills Bank & Trust Company

Best Boutique for Professional Women (tie): Von Maur

Best Boutique for Professional Women (tie): Jodi K’s Boutique

Best Business Advice Ever Received: “Hire good people, and get out of their way.”

Best Caterer: Catered by Charlotte

Best Charity to Support: United Way of Johnson County

Best Charity to Support: United Way of East Central Iowa

Best Coffee Shop for a Business Meeting (tie): Blue Strawberry

Best Coffee Shop for a Business Meeting (tie): The Early Bird

Best Coffee Shop for a Business Meeting (tie): Java House

Best Commercial Cleaning/Janitorial Services: Midwest Janitorial Services

Best Commercial Real Estate Lender: Hills Bank & Trust Company

Best Commercial Real Estate Firm: Skogman

Best Corridor Festival Attraction: Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival

Best Cultural Attraction: National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library

Best Customer Service in the Corridor: Honkamp Krueger

Best Developer:Armstrong Development Companyment

Best Employee Perk: Free lunches

Best Engineering Firm: Shive-Hattery

Best Fitness Facility: MAC

Best Golf Course: Brown Deer

Best Hospital: University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

Best Information Technology Support Company: Network Computer Solutions of Eastern Iowa

Best Insurance Agency:TrueNorth

Best Investment Services Firm/Team: TrueNorth

Best Law Firm for a Start-up Business: Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman PLC

Best Law Firm for an Existing Business: Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman PLC

Best Local Internet Service Provider: ImOn Communications

Best Luxury Auto Dealership:Carousel Motors

Best Office Furniture Company: Tallgrass Business Resources

Best Philanthropic “Giving” Company (large): Rockwell Collins

Best Philanthropic “Giving” Company (small-tie): AW Welt Ambrisco

Best Philanthropic “Giving” Company (small-tie): Van Meter

Best Place for “Happy Hour”: Zeppelins Bar and Grill

Best Place for a Business Conference: The Hotel at Kirkwood Center

Best Place for a Business Dinner: Zins

Best Place for a Business Lunch: Zins

Best Place to Buy a Business Suit for Men: Holley’s

Best Place to Buy Small-Scale Printing: PIP

Best Place to Buy Wine: Benz Beverage Depot

Best PR/Advertising Firm: Henry Russell Bruce

Best Recycling/Waste Management: City Carton Recycling

Best Sign Company: Nesper Sign

Best Social Media Tool: Facebook

Best Software Engineering Company: Innovative Software Engineering

Best Sporting Event for Entertaining a Client: Hawkeye football game

Best Trucking Company: CRST

Best Video Production: Metro Studios

Best Website Developer: Infomatics

Best Wellness Plan (tie): Wellmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield

Best Wellness Plan (tie):Health Solutions

Favorite “App”: KCRG

Favorite Electronic Business Device: iPhone

Most Innovative Community Service Project: NewBo City Market