BEST Accounting Firm

    San Diego Tax Man

    Honorable Mention: Invictus Advisors, Lindsay & Brownell, LLP, Gatto Pope and Walwick, Blum and Clarke

    BEST Beach in San Diego County


    Honorable Mention: La Jolla Shores, Ocean Beach, Pacific Beach, Torrey Pines

    BEST Public Park

    Balboa Park

    Honorable Mention: Chicano Park, Kate Sessions Memorial Park, Torrey Pines State Park, Presidio Park

    BEST San Diego Monument or Landmark

    Coronado Bridge

    Honorable Mention: California Tower at Balboa Park, Cabrillo National Monument, Hotel del Coronado, Mount Soledad

    BEST San Diego Neighborhood

    North Park

    Honorable Mention: Normal Heights, Pacific Beach, Ocean Beach, Hillcrest

    BEST Place to Go Camping in San Diego County

    Cuyamaca State Park

    Honorable Mention: La Jolla Indians Campground, Anza-Borrego State Park, Palomar Mountain, San Elijo State Park

    BEST Place to Get Married

    Sunset Cliffs

    Honorable Mention: Balboa Park, Hotel del Coronado, Bali Hai, Darlington House

    BEST Elected Official in San Diego

    Todd Gloria

    Honorable Mention: Kevin Faulconer, David Alvarez, Scott Sherman

    BEST Lawyer or Law Firm

    King Aminpour & Associates

    Honorable Mention: Candace Moon: The Craft Beer Attorney, APC, Gaston & Gaston, Law Office of Matthew S. Koken, Law Office of Eugene Ellis - Mr. DUI

    BEST Local Hotel (non-chain)

    Lafayette Hotel & Swim Club

    Honorable Mention: The Catamaran, The Pearl Hotel, Inn at Sunset Cliffs, Tower23

    BEST Hiking Spot

    Torrey Pines

    Honorable Mention: Cowles Mountain, Iron Mountain, Balboa Park, Mount Woodson

    BEST Hotel Swimming Pool Open to the Public

    Lafayette Hotel
    & Swim Club

    Honorable Mention: Hilton Bayfront, The Pearl Hotel, San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, Handlery Hotel

    BEST Bank


    Honorable Mention: Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank, Union Bank, California Bank & Trust

    BEST Local Credit Union

    San Diego County Credit Union

    Honorable Mention: Mission Federal Credit Union, Navy Federal Credit Union, California Coast Credit Union, Point Loma Credit Union

    BEST Place to Get a Bail Bond

    King Stahlman Bail Bonds

    Honorable Mention: Aladdin Bail Bonds, Archer Bail Bonds, Empire Bail Bonds, Power Bail Bonds

    BEST Private School

    Cathedral Catholic High School

    Honorable Mention: Francis Parker School, La Jolla Country Day School, The Bishop’s School, The Rock Academy

    BEST Public School

    High Tech High

    Honorable Mention: Torrey Pines High School, Point Loma High School, Albert Einstein Academy, La Jolla High School

    BEST Career College

    Art Institute of California – San Diego

    Honorable Mention: California College San Diego, Coleman University, Platt College San Diego, IPSB College

    BEST San Diego College or University

    San Diego State University

    Honorable Mention: UC San Diego, University of San Diego, Point Loma Nazarene University, Cal State San Marcos

    BEST College

    San Diego Mesa College

    Honorable Mention: Grossmont College, San Diego City College, Palomar College, Southwestern Community College

    BEST San Diego Sports Team

    San Diego Chargers

    Honorable Mention: San Diego Padres, San Diego Gulls, San Diego State University Aztecs, San Diego Sockers

    BEST San Diego Pro Athlete

    Tony Hawk

    Honorable Mention: Philip Rivers, Matt Kemp, Eric Weddle, Antonio Gates

    BEST San Diego Radio Personality

    Dave, Shelly and Chainsaw

    Honorable Mention: Gina the Latina, Jeff and Jer Showgram, AJ Machado, John and Tammy

    BEST San Diego Radio Program


    Honorable Mention: The Local 94/9, Resurrection Sunday, Second Line Parade, The Homegrown Hour

    BEST San Diego Radio Station

    89.5 KPBS

    Honorable Mention: 91X, FM 94/9, 101 KGB, KPRI 102.1

    BEST San Diego Tourist Attraction

    San Diego Zoo

    Honorable Mention: Balboa Park, USS Midway Museum, Hotel del Coronado, SeaWorld

    BEST San Diego TV Personality

    Dagmar Midcap

    Honorable Mention: Ken Kramer, Michael Turko, Chrissy Russo, Raoul Martinez

    BEST San Diego TV Station

    FOX 5

    Honorable Mention: KUSI 9, NBC 7, CBS 8, CW 6


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