To view the entire list of The Beaufort Gazette 2012 Readers' Choice Award Winners, click on the Readers' Choice special section.
For The Island Packet winners, click here.

BG - Best Caterer

Debbi Covington

Debbi Covington has a passion for cuisine and delights in creating seasonal and locally inspired menus. Her recipes have been published in several cookbooks including two of her own. With individual attention to detail as the company’s cornerstone, Catering by Debbi Covington has won a reputation for hosting successful events that are fun and have flair.
78 Marsh Drive, Beaufort, SC 29907


BG - Best Catering

Catering by Debbi Covington

Debbi Covington has a passion for cuisine and delights in creating seasonal and locally inspired menus. Her recipes have been published in several cookbooks including two of her own. With individual attention to detail as the company’s cornerstone, Catering by Debbi Covington has won a reputation for hosting successful events that are fun and have flair.
78 Marsh Drive, Beaufort, SC 29907


BG - Best Computer Services

Net Solutions Technology Center

Net Solutions Technology Center can hook up your home or office with the right networks, Internet services or general maintenance issues. Computer issues shouldn’t be a DIY project. Let the experts handle it.
38 Sams Point Road, Beaufort, SC 29907
102 West Main St., Ridgeland, SC 29936


BG - Best Credit Union

Navy Federal Credit Union

Navy Federal has been the trusted credit union of choice in the Beaufort area for years. They don’t just treat the men, women and families they serve like customers, they’re treated like members, with a say and a voice.
1 Pinckney Blvd., Building 7, Beaufort, SC 29926
202 Blvd., de France Parris Island, SC 29905


BG - Best Day Spa

Beaufort Day Spa

“Ahhhhhh” That’s the sigh of relief you will take when stepping into Beaufort Day Spa. The non-tipping spa specializes in creating a tranquil and enchanting setting to pamper your mind, body and soul. Walk in feeling frazzled, and leave feeling refreshed and well-balanced. We could all use a little more of that.
304 Scott St., Beaufort, SC 29902


BG - Best Daycare Facility

Hobbit Hill Preschools

Young children AND their families are the focus for Hobbit Hill employees. They strive to make each child feel appreciated as an individual. And parents value the constant communication and personal attention to the children in their care.
921 Magnolia Bluff Circle, Beaufort, SC 29902
5 Rue Du Bois, Beaufort, SC 29907
2409 Oak Haven St., Beaufort, SC 29902


BG - Best Event Planner

Jamie Leigh Wildridge with The Green Room

The Green Room is home to a variety of receptions, birthdays, bridal showers, anniversaries and special events, including afternoon tea. Jamie Leigh Wildridge is available to coordinate all the details when celebrating a milestone event in your life. Jamie knows it is all about what the client envisions and then she creates the specific customized feel.
Habersham Marketplace, 13 Market St. in the Habersham community


BG - Best Eye Care Professional

Dr. Mark Siegel, Sea Island Ophthalmology

You can’t admire the beauty of Beaufort if you don't receive proper eye care. For more than 40 years, Sea Island Ophthalmology has been providing quality eye care to Beaufort residents. Dr. Mark Siegel treats each patient like a family member.
111 High Tide Drive, Beaufort, SC 29906


BG - Best Fabric Store

FWDG

Having trouble finding that right pattern that screams YOU! FWDG’s interior design staff can help lead you to the perfect fabric to fit any personality or style.
745 Robert Smalls Parkway, Suite 1, Beaufort, SC 29906


BG - Best Financial Services

Larry Beaupre

During this challenging economy, Beaufortonians trust Larry Beaupre, a Lincoln Financial Securities representative, for their financial planning needs. From college funds to retirement planning, he is their trusted financial advisor.
6 Le Chene Circle, Beaufort, SC 29906