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2011 Readers' Choice Hall of Fame Award Winners

Oct 04, 2011 06:13AM ● By Style

Presenting Style Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Hall of Fame special advertising section. Tracking down that breakfast spot you heard about can be tricky. So can finding the perfect boutique... but once you’ve found it, chances are you’ve told all your friends and then some! It’s you – our readers – who really know the best of what this region has to offer, and it’s your turn to share your favorites with us. From golf courses to playgrounds, artists and leaders, Style presents to you some of our Readers’ Choice winners and chart toppers and invites you to celebrate them with us.


Sequoia Restaurant

643 Bee Street  |  Placerville

We raise our glasses to you, our loyal fans and guests, for the many Readers’ Choice and other honors you’ve awarded us through the years. Thank you!
Sequoia is now in its 10th year. Through each and every day, welcoming you, serving you and making you feel at home in this beautiful, historic house has been our passion and our ongoing pleasure.


Dr. Reginald Rice & Radha Parmar - Marshall Plastic Surgery

Marshall Plastic Surgery & Medical Spa

4300 Golden Center Dr., Ste. D

Thank you for the honor, Style readers! We blend science with art and beauty in a tranquil, healing environment, offering a wide range of spa treatments. Visit us at our Web site!


Ulrich Hacker, M.D. - Marshall Pediatrics

Ulrich Hacker, MD
Marshall Pediatrics

4341 Golden Center Dr., Placerville

Thank you Style magazine readers! From the tiniest babies to maturing teenagers, Dr. Hacker’s patients and their parents rely on his quality, compassionate care as they grow up.

2011 ♦ Pediatrician
2010 ♦ Pediatrician

Marshall Medical Center Volunteer

Marshall Medical Center
1100 Marshall Wy.  |  Placerville

Marshall Community Volunteer Program: 530-344-5458
Marshall Auxiliary: 530-626-2643

Wow! Thank you Style readers! We offer healthcare volunteer opportunities to high school students through retired-age adults who want to make a difference in people’s lives.

2011 ♦ Place to Volunteer
2008 ♦ Place to Volunteer

Jonathan lehrman, M.D.

Jonathan Lehrman, MD
Marshall Family Medicine, Placerville

1095 Marshall Wy.  |  Placerville

Thank you Style readers! Dr. Lehrman’s patients appreciate his focus on expert care with a personal, compassionate touch.  Trust Marshall Family & Internal Medicine for your family’s healthcare needs.

2011 ♦ General Practitioner ♦ Doctor
2009 ♦ Doctor

kenneth Nelson, M.D. - Marshall OB/GYn Placerville

Kenneth Nelson, MD
Marshall OB/GYN, Placerville

1095 Marshall Wy.  |  Placerville

A big thanks to Style Magazine Readers! Dr. Nelson provides exceptional care for women of all ages, and enjoys welcoming new lives into the world at Marshall Hospital. New Birth Center opening late 2012!

2011 ♦ Doctor

Jill McDougall, P.T. - Marshall Outpatient Rehabilitation

Jill McDougall, PT
Marshall Outpatient Rehabilitation Services

1081 Marshall Wy., Ste. C

Thank you for the honor! Jill takes pride in her mission to help patients regain their strength and independence and quality of life following an injury, surgery or hospitalization.

2011 ♦ Physical Therapist

Red Hawk Casino

Red Hawk Casino

1 Red Hawk Pkwy.  |  Placerville  |  888-573-3495  |

Thank you Style Magazine Readers for voting Red Hawk Casino your Favorite Casino.  

Red Hawk is pleased to provide the very best gaming entertainment for all of our guests.  With over 88,000 square feet of gaming space, 2,000 of the most liberal slots and 75 table games, our team members are committed to delivering an exciting casino experience and outstanding guest service.

There are five restaurants to satisfy every palate, from the award-winning Henry’s Steakhouse to the Waterfall Buffet with over 280 delicious items to choose from.  Enjoy monthly specials at all of our restaurants including the $4.99 lunch special at Pearl Asian Cuisine and the $1.99 Fortune’s Overnight breakfast special at Two Rivers Café. You can also enjoy the South Western flare at Koto Grille, featuring a casual atmosphere with beautiful views of the Sierra Nevada Foothills.

Red Hawk Rewards Club is free and is the ultimate player loyalty program. The Rewards Club offers guests the ability to earn points that can be redeemed for a variety of exciting offers.  Points can be redeemed for free slot play, merchandise in the gift shop, Kids Quest® hourly child care, and any of the casino’s five award-winning restaurants. To accommodate all levels of play, the Rewards Club offers Gold, Platinum and Elite membership tiers.  

For more information on Red Hawk Casino, please visit or call 888-573-3495.

2011 ♦ CASINO  2010 ♦ CASINO  2009 ♦ CASINO
Style El Dorado County Foothills - Awards 2011 ♦ Casino ♦ STEAKHOUSE (HENRY’S STEAKHOUSE)
2010 ♦ Casino ♦ STEAKHOUSE (HENRY’S STEAKHOUSE)  2009 ♦ Casino

Snap Fitness Placerville
Snap Fitness Shingle Springs

Snap Fitness

3975 Durock Road  |  Shingle Springs  |  530-672-2777
1248 Broadway  |  Placerville  |  530-621-2777

Thank you El Dorado County for your continued support and for voting us the #1 Fitness Center for the 3rd year in a row! All the employees and personal trainers at the Shingle Springs and Placerville Snap Fitness value our wonderful members.
Come try us for a 14 day free trial membership. We feel strongly that we have the best gym in town, but talk is cheap. If at the end of 14 days you don’t feel we are the gym for you, we don’t deserve to have you for a member. No gimmicks, No risk, no kidding!

2011 ♦ Gym/Fitness Center ♦ Fitness Trainer (Jennifer Heape) ♦ Ffitness Trainer (Kyle Glaab)
2010 ♦ Gym/Fitness Center ♦ Fitness Trainer (Jennifer Heape) ♦ Fitness Trainer (Glenda Fowler)
 2009 ♦ Gym/Fitness Center ♦ Fitness Trainer (Jennifer Heape) ♦ Fitness Trainer (Glenda Fowler)
2008 ♦ Fitness Trainer (Jennifer Heape) ♦ Fitness Trainer (Glenda Fowler)

Kyle Glaab, Snap Fitness

Kyle Glaab,
Personal Trainer – Snap Fitness

I am honored to be voted one of the top personal trainers in El Dorado County. I appreciate all who voted for me. My motivation is to help others reach their fitness goals and I love my job. I am striving to be the best trainer for my clients and commit myself to their success.

2011 ♦ Personal Trainer

Jennifer Heape, Snap Fitness

Jennifer Heape,
Personal Trainer – Snap Fitness

I want to thank Becky Reinhart, Owner of Snap Fitness Shingle Springs & Placerville, for the opportunity. I also want to thank my clients and Yoga students for voting me BEST personal trainer and yoga instructor of El Dorado County. It is an honor to receive this award four years running!
As a personal trainer, I continue to customize clients programs by focusing on balance, endurance, core stability, strength and yoga.  My goal is and has always been to promote health and wellness to each individual that I work with.

2011 ♦ Personal Trainer
2010 ♦ Personal Trainer
2009 ♦ Personal Trainer
2008 ♦ Personal Trainer


If you would like to be included in one of Style's Special Promotional Sections, please contact Debra Linn at 916-988-9888 x114 or [email protected].



Nick Sadek — Broker

Commercial, Residential, Investments
2266 Lava Ridge Ct. #105
Office: 916-784-7444
Direct: 916-966-4444
[email protected]
DRE LIC #00970410

Thank you to the readers of the Style Magazines for voting Nick Sadek a favorite Real Estate Broker in Roseville, Granite Bay, Folsom, El Dorado Hills and the Foothills of El Dorado County! NRS Luxury Estates is a premier boutique and specialty real estate firm catering to the demands of the luxury estates marketplace. The company, based in Placer County, not just excels in a down market, but are moving high-end residential homes with multimillion dollar price tags. Real estate broker Nick Sadek and his partner Dina Sadek are renowned for selling Eddie Murphy’s Granite Bay mansion and currently have over $40,000,000 in listings and pending inventory of luxury estates. Nick fosters solid relationships with clients by making a point of always answering his phone, qualifying clients up-front, and being ready to preview properties right away. Nick’s 20 years in business have also enabled him to refine his approach working with high-end clients in the housing market. Extensive personal networking and Internet marketing are also part of his pattern of success. He develops targeted marketing ideas for projects of special interest, providing him success in substantial deals that often close more quickly than the market average.

2011 • Realtor

Thompsons Care Care Center

Niemann’s Auto Touch

126 Forni Rd.  |  Placerville

Stymeist Auto Body

126 Forni Rd.  |  Placerville

Thompsons Car Care Center

126 Forni Rd.  |  Placerville

When Ron Thompson unveiled Thompsons Car Care Center next to Highway 50 on Placerville’s Forni Road, what was once a vacant eyesore had become a sparkling robust “mini-mall” where people bring their vehicles to keep them running great and looking sharp. It was an instant success!
We thank our loyal fans for voting Thompsons Car Care Center a favorite place for express lube, oil and smog, Niemann’s Auto Touch a favorite place to detail and recondition vehicles inside and out, and Steve Stymeist Auto Body a favorite place to make damaged vehicles brand new again.
Sharing this clean modernized building is efficient for us, and it’s fast, easy and convenient for you. That shiny white building you see from the highway? That’s US, where it’s clean inside and comfortable and friendly. Stop in or give us a call!

2011 ♦ Car Wash ♦ Auto Body ♦ Oil Change

The New Goldsmith Gallery

The New Goldsmith Gallery – Fine Jewelers

3951 Missouri Flat Rd. (Safeway Center)  |  Placerville  |  530-621-1188

The New Goldsmith Gallery Fine Jewelers reopened its doors a year ago. Already, customers have named this the most beautiful and spacious jewelry store in El Dorado County. Their reputation for their dedication to outstanding customer service is spreading throughout the area. The new owner, Kaye Irwin, a Graduate Gemologist, brings 32 years experience in fine jewelry. Kaye’s eye for design, quality and color has resulted in a fantastic array of nature’s finest treasures. Owen Dennis, Master Goldsmith, (formerly of Freund Jewelers) has joined the team and brings 32 years experience in custom design, reconstructions and repairs. Owen’s customers recognize him as a true artist and are excited to find him here. The staff, led by Ada Brehmer, is gracious and warm and guides you to find the perfect answer to your needs – no hard sell here! You are invited to visit the store and experience the beautiful diamonds, colored gems and pearls set in unique gold and silver designs. The Estate section is especially captivating, don’t miss it! The Goldsmith Gallery staff is very proud and thanks you for voting us one of  your favorite jewelry stores.

2011 ♦ Jewlery Store

Automotive Excellence

Automotive Excellence

4600 Missouri Flat Rd.  |  Placerville
530-622-2701  |

We would like to personally thank all of our loyal clients for voting us  #1 again this year! Since 1999, we have been a family owned and operated auto repair facility, and take pride in our business. We promise to continue to provide our clients with the best service, and highest quality auto repair. We are a full service facility that offers quality and affordable automotive diagnosis, repair and maintenance services, as well as State smog, Brake and Lamp inspections and we are now a AAA approved facility.
    We stand behind our word and our work, and as a Napa Autocare Center we offer a 12 month/12,000 mile nationwide warranty on most repairs. If you have never been to Automotive Excellence, we invite you to stop in to see our facility and meet our friendly automotive “family”, and experienced, knowledgeable technicians who care about your vehicles.
                    Thank you again,
Ross, Randi and Staff

2011 ♦ AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR ♦ Oil Change ♦ Smog

Waterfall Salon

Waterfall Salon and Day Spa

2716 Coloma Rd.  |  Placerville

We would like to give a warm Thank You to our community. We have been truly blessed to serve you for 20 years and to have been voted a Style Readers’ Choice Award Winner FIVE YEARS in a row!
We continue our mission: Creating beauty and wellness by bringing balance to how you look, feel and live in the world. If you do not know us please come introduce yourself and become a guest in our relaxing and renewing environment. We are open Monday - Saturday and we offer a full service salon and a day spa which includes massage, facials, manicures and pedicures. Live Love and Laugh...a lot  :)
–The Staff at Waterfall Salon and Day Spa

2011 ♦ SALON ♦ Day Spa ♦ facial
♦ Facialist ♦ stylist ♦ massage
2010 ♦ SALON ♦ Day Spa ♦ facial
♦ Facialist ♦ stylist ♦ massage
2009 ♦ SALON ♦ Day Spa
♦ facial ♦ Facialist ♦ massage
2008 ♦ SALON ♦ massage

Randolph Jewelers

Randolph Jewelers

375 Main Street

#1 Favorite Jewelry Store in El Dorado County!

Thanks again El Dorado County! For the fourth year in a row you have voted us Favorite Jewelry Store. We’ve always been the oldest jewelry store and it is very satisfying to be known as the best as well. We have a highly skilled professional staff with GIA trained Graduate Gemologists on hand to help with all your fine jewelry needs. We specialize in custom work and bridal jewelry. Join the generations of local families who have acquired some of their most treasured possessions from Randolph Jewelers.
    Randolph’s has been buying gold on Main Street since 1852. With gold at a record high price the gold buying business is more active than ever. Trade your gold in toward our jewelry or services and get more $$$.


Maribou Spa Salon

Maribou Spa Salon

Two Folsom Locations: 702 Sutter St.  |  916-985-8800  |  25085 Blue Ravine Rd.  |  916-984-5555

Maribou is honored to be voted a local favorite for our 6th consecutive year.  We have two locations in Folsom that are filled with the area’s finest and most sought after Hair Stylists, Massage, Estheticians, and Manicurist.
In Empire Ranch, our Hair Salon is complete with a luxurious Day Spa. Glimmering chandeliers & bubbly champagne invite you into a world of beauty and delight.
Our new location on Sutter Street opened this year.  Inspired by a blend of modern elegance and vintage beauty...our salon is hip, glamorous and a complement to the revitalized “Historic Folsom.”
Maribou’s talented team remains on the cutting edge of the industry through continued education and hands-on training. We are focused on the latest trends and always in demand!
Experience our award-winning service, exquisite facilities, and lavish amenities 7 days per week.

*Brides *Extensions *Tanning *Waxing *Keratin *Nail Art *Make-up

2011♦ Salon♦ make-up artist(melina gonzales)♦ day spa  2010♦ hair stylist(jill cromwell)♦ salon
♦ place for a manicure/pedicure♦ place for a massage♦ place for a facial♦ facialist(priscilla howard)  2009♦ salon♦ facial
♦ facialist(jenna stone)♦ place for a massage♦ place for a facial♦ facialist(priscilla howard)
2008♦ hair stylist(jill jurchuk)♦ salon  2007♦ hair stylist(jill CROMWELL)♦ SALON♦ PLACE FOR A MANICURE/PEDICURE

The Almonte Center

The Almonte Center for
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

991 Governor Dr., Ste. 104  |  El Dorado Hills
916-933-1113  |

Dr. Arnold Almonte would like to thank his loyal patients and the Style Magazine readers for voting for him. Dr. Almonte has provided cosmetic and reconstructive surgery in El Dorado County since 2005 and performs a full spectrum of aesthetic procedures such as Blepharoplasty, Facial liposculpting, Ear Reshaping, Breast Lift, Breast Augmentation, Breast Reduction, Body Contouring/Liposuction, Tummy Tuck and Arm/Thigh Lift. He continues to enhance and enrich people’s lives utilizing state-of-the-art technology, and has performed thousands of cosmetic surgical and non-surgical procedures and is respected for his finesse and artistry in rejuvenation of the aging face.
    Dr. Almonte is proud to announce the newest modality in facial rejuvenation, the “A-Lift”, a simple surgical method of reversing the signs of aging through minimal incisions, anesthesia and downtime. Visit our website for more information on the different types of A-Lift procedures and call us to schedule a FREE CONSULTATION to discover the option best suited to you. Dr. Almonte brings a high degree of honesty, integrity and compassion to his patients.  Looking good has never been so easy...


Lees' Feed

Lees’ Feed

4110 Mother Lode Dr.
Shingle Springs

Thanks to all the families that voted Lees’ Feed #1. We strive to provide all your pets needs and to make your shopping experience the best it can be. Our family and staff have been serving this community for over 30 years and have been rewarded with great friends and neighbors. Live reptiles, exotic birds,baby chicks, tropical and marine fish entertain the kids while mom and dad shop for all their pet and ranch supplies. If you’ve never been to Lees’, come in and see why we’ve been voted #1-again. Your pets will be glad you did.

2011 ♦ Pet Store
2010 ♦ Pet Store
2009 ♦ Pet Store

Bricks Eats & Drinks


482 Main St.  |  Placerville  |  530-303-3480

Bricks is so aptly named because, why else, it is constructed almost entirely of bricks, as are most of the buildings in historic downtown Placerville. Located within sight of the El Dorado County Courthouse, you will find many of those century-old plus buildings come alive in the edgy artwork lining our brick walls, masterfully created by local photographers Scott & Sharon Benton.
Bricks serves lots of fun, comfort foods in a contemporary pub-like setting, with plenty of appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, steaks, seafood, pasta & salads. Our lineup at the tap features some of the most drinkable brews around. We have an extensive “by the glass” wine list focusing on the many outstanding local wineries we are fortunate to be near, and also a full bar. A fun, friendly and professional staff are here to serve you lunch and dinner, seven days a week. So drop by. We look forward to spending some time with you.




384 Main St.  |  Placerville  |  530-344-7757

Cascada is located in the recently remodeled Round Tent Building in historic downtown Placerville. Opened in 2009 by local restaurateur Jose Rodriguez and his son Jason, Cascada’s
ambiance is a fusion of old world architecture and comfortable urban chic. We serve an eclectic mix of Mexican favorites and California fresh cuisine with a Latin flare in an upscale setting without the upscale price. We have an extensive wine list featuring selections from many of our finest local wineries and also a full bar. Our specialty margaritas, made with premium tequilas and fresh lime juice that is hand squeezed daily, are some of the best you’ll ever have the pleasure to drink. Lunch and dinner is served seven days a week by our friendly and professional staff. Please drop by or call ahead. We look forward to spending some time with you.



If you would like to be included in one of Style's Special Promotional Sections, please contact Debra Linn at 916-988-9888 x114 or [email protected].



Conforti Plumbing

Conforti Plumbing

530-622-0202  |  916-933-3141

A special thanks to all our customers for voting us #1 again.  We pride ourselves on providing prompt, professional service at reasonable rates. With stocked service vehicles and a warehouse of repair parts and water heaters, we have the resources and expertise to resolve all your plumbing needs. We offer “Service You Can Trust.” Our plumbers are background checked and experienced. The quality of our work is excellent and our customer service is exceptional. That’s why most of our work comes from repeat customers and referrals.

2011 ♦ Plumber
2010 ♦ Plumber
2009 ♦ Plumber

Sweetie Pie's

Sweetie Pie’s

577 Main St.  |  Placerville
530-642-0128  |

Thank you for voting us one of your favorites in THREE categories. Again! We are committed to using fresh ingredients in our made from scratch recipes.
We love what we do and appreciate that you do, too! From our delicious breads and desserts, to our fantastic breakfasts and lunches, we hope you continue to think of us and our commitment to you, our “HALL OF FAME” customers.

2011 ♦ breakfast ♦ brunch ♦ bakery
2010 ♦ breakfast ♦ brunch ♦ salad
♦ bakery ♦ bagel/pastries ♦ outdoor dining
2009 ♦ breakfast ♦ brunch ♦ bagel/pastries 2008 ♦ breakfast ♦ brunch ♦ bagel/pastries
2007 ♦ breakfast ♦ brunch ♦ bagel/pastries

Off Broadway

Off Broadway

1245 Broadway  |  Placerville
530-622-9767  |  www.

Thank you El Dorado County for voting Off Broadway Fashions your favorite women’s clothing store. Celebrating over 37 years of continued success, Off Broadway is considered “The Favorite Place to Shop in Placerville.” Well known for a superb selection of unique, fun fashions and accessories, Off Broadway offers style and quality for all ages. Carrying: Tribal Sportswear, Not Your Daughter’s Jeans, French Dressing, Jag Jeans, Willow, Habitat, Erin London, Laurel Burch, Zashi, Cactus and more!

2011 ♦ boutique
2010 ♦ boutique ♦ store in which to shop

Dick's Carpet One Floor & Home

Dick’s Carpet One Floor & Home

6516 Commerce Way  |  Diamond Springs
530-642-4200  |

Dick’s Carpet One would like to thank our loyal customers for voting us the #1 floor covering store serving El Dorado County and among the best for window coverings. Customer satisfaction is our highest priority and has been since 1964. Whether you are shopping for carpet, hardwood, laminate, tile, vinyl, window coverings, or even area rugs, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for in our beautiful 10,000 square foot showroom. Don’t forget to ask about our Beautiful Guarantee™.

2011 ♦ FLOOR COVERINGS STORE ♦ Window Coverings Store
2010 ♦ FLOOR COVERINGS STORE ♦ Window Coverings Store

Heyday Cafe

Heyday Café

325 Main Street | Historic Downtown Placerville
530-626-9700 |

Voted “Favorite Overall Restaurant” and “Favorite Salad”! Heyday Café prepares fresh California Cuisine with French and Italian influences. Never pretentious, always fun and fresh. Heyday serves lunch and dinner Tuesday through Sunday and pours over 40 wines by the glass. Favorite dishes include artisan salads, panini, thin-crust specialty pizzas, and entrées celebrating family recipes and regional ingredients. Reservations recommended.

2011 ♦ OVERALL RESTAURANT ♦ Salad ♦ Vegetarian
  ♦ Casual Restaurant ♦ wait person (Faye Levine)
2010 ♦ OVERALL RESTAURANT ♦ Salad ♦ Vegetarian
♦ Casual Restaurant ♦ CHEF (Aaron Franco)
♦ BARTENDER (Jennifer Nicolls) ♦ WINE BAR
2009 ♦ OVERALL RESTAURANT ♦ Casual Restaurant
♦ Salad ♦ wINE BAR
2008 ♦ OVERALL RESTAURANT ♦ Salad ♦ Casual Restaurant

Affordable Furniture & Blinds

Affordable Furniture and Blinds

55 Fair Ln.  |  Placerville
530-621-9566  |  1-888-345-BLINDS

Raising your expectations!
We really enjoy what we do and it shows. It should be fun to shop for furniture and window coverings. Our staff is helpful but not pushy; we guarantee lowest prices...and over 80% of what we sell is made in America! Thank you for keeping it local and choosing us.


Taste of Thai

Taste of Thai

1160 Broadway  |  Placerville
530-621-9559  |

I started in the restaurant business in March of 2011 in pursuit of providing the best possible dining experience; including excellent service, dining atmosphere, and unsurpassed Taste of Thai cuisine.  I want to express my gratitude to everyone who voted for Taste of Thai for Style Magazine’s favorite in all of El Dorado County award.  I will continue to pursue excellence within the restaurant industry, improving the dining experience at Taste of Thai in Placerville.  Thanks again for your vote!

2011 ♦ Thai Restaurant ♦ Vegetarian

David Girard Vineyards

David Girard Vineyards

741 Cold Spings Rd.  |  Placerville
530-295-1833  |

David Girard Vineyards thanks the readers of the Style Magazines for voting us one of your favorite wineries! Our vineyard is nestled in the Sierra Foothills where conditions combine to provide an environment ideally suited to growing the premier grape varietals of southern France’s Rhone Valley. We are also honored to have been voted one of your favorite wedding venues. David Girard Vineyards is regarded as the premiere venue for wedding ceremonies and receptions in El Dorado County. With sweeping views in all directions this hidden gem is host to spectacular events.

2011 ♦ Local Winery ♦ Wedding Venue

Tree House

Tree House

452 Main St.  |  Placerville

Thank you Style readers! The Tree House’s success depends on our wonderful customers and great customer service team.
The Tree House is inspired by the beautiful people in my life, my friends in the community and wonderful husband and family. We specialize in lovely gifts and treasures for your home, garden and special occasion shopping. Visit our forest of decorated trees this Holiday Season to find a special ornament or gift to suit any whim!

2008 ♦ 2009 ♦ 2010 ♦ 2011 ♦ Home Décor Store


Professional Solutions Group, LLP

Professional Solutions Group, LLP

9257 Sierra College Blvd., Ste. B  |  Roseville
916-791-3120  |

At PSG, we strive to help make the right business decisions during good and bad times, utilizing complicated tax laws to the advantage of each client. PSG’s partners have previously owned several successful businesses outside of the tax arena. This gives us practical experience which enables us to see things from our clients’ perspective and anticipate their needs.
    As tax experts, our partners have more than 40 years experience as CPA’s with Big Four accounting firms and as government auditors with the California Franchise Tax Board. We are committed to providing all of our clients – large or small, individuals or businesses – with unparalleled attentiveness, expertise and service. 


Darla Colson, CPA, MST

Darla Colson, CPA, MST
Gilbert Associates, Inc.

101 Parkshore Drive, Ste. 100  |  Folsom
2880 Gateway Oaks Drive, Ste. 100  |  Sacramento
916-646-6464 x117  |

Thank you to Style readers for voting me Favorite Accountant.  I am passionate about helping clients with their tax, accounting, financial planning and auditing needs. I am a long-time resident of Folsom and have been with Gilbert Associates, Inc. for 24 of its 27 years. Because of this, I was pleased to be a part of bringing Gilbert Associates to Folsom, and am glad to see the branch embraced by the community. With a staff of 60, our firm takes pride in working closely with clients to find specialized expert solutions that work for them. As the CFO of the firm and shareholder in-charge of the tax department, I empathize with my clients and the demands of running their businesses. Contact me at 916-646-6464 x. 117 to discuss you or your company’s specific situation.


Destiny Designs

Destiny Designs

Destiny and Matt Weideman
916-835-4574  |

Thank you to all of our clients and friends for voting us Favorite Interior Designer, Favorite Painter and Favorite Home Remodeler in the Roseville/Granite Bay area and also in the Folsom/El Dorado Hills area. Being noticed for our work and dedication is a great compliment.  We love what we do and share in the joy of transforming dental/medical offices and residences into “the office or home of your dreams.”  We use our backgrounds and education in our professional painting, custom murals and interior design.  We pay attention to details, never cut corners, and stay within your budget.  We guess you noticed…and we’re thrilled!  Visit our website for more information.



A Dazzling Darcie


Thank you to the brides and community that chose A Dazzling ME~Darcie!  
I love what I can help create with a bride and her family. The best part is sharing the dazzle that the El Dorado Foothills offers to so many different wedding styles!  Experience, Vision and Dazzle!

Member of ABC Association of Bridal Consultants Since 2009 and AfWPi Assoc. for Wedding Professionals Intl. since 1997 Wedding Professional of the Year 2009

2011 ♦ Wedding Planner

Max Muscle

Max Muscle Placerville

4615 Missouri Flat Road, Ste. 4
Hours: M-F: 10-7, Sat: 10-4, Closed Sunday

We would like to thank all of our customers for voting us the #1 Tanning Salon and the #1 Nutrition Shop in El Dorado County.  We truly appreciate all of your loyalty and support that you have given to us over the last seven years.  We promise to continue to provide high quality products and outstanding customer service for years to come.  Thanks again to all of our wonderful customers who voted for us.
— Jon and Desirae Meyer

2011 ♦ Tanning Salon ♦ Nutrition Shop
2010 ♦ Tanning Salon ♦ Health Foods Store
2009 ♦ Health Foods Store

Guchi Interior Design

Guchi Interior Design

10050 Fairway Dr.  |  Roseville
916-786-9668  |

Guchi Interior Design is your ultimate “one stop showroom” for all your home interior renovations and projects.
    Bruce and Katherine Kawaguchi combine over 50 years’ experience in the home interior industry. We also feature a staff of four additional designers.
    One of our most popular promotions is our popular free initial design consultation. Our designers are either members of ASID or have interior design degrees. In addition to our design services we offer numerous types of flooring, tile, custom window coverings, faux finishes and murals, accessories, area rugs, and kitchen and bath design and remodeling.
    Come by and see our beautiful showroom or call for an in home consultation!

2011 ♦ interior designer ♦ HOME REMODELING COMPANY
♦ furniture store ♦ FLOOR COVERING STORE
♦ window coverings store ♦ LOCAL BUSINESS

Nuance Cosmetic Surgery Center

Nuance Cosmetic Surgery Center
Dr. Ken Sumida

1641 Creekside Dr., Ste. 100  |  Folsom
916-984-4242  |

Dr. Ken Sumida and the staff at Nuance Cosmetic Surgery would like to express our deepest gratitude to the readers for voting us their Favorite Doctor for Cosmetic Procedures. We strive to offer a customized approach to meet your aesthetic needs. Please come in and we will find the most optimal treatment plan for you. Mention this ad for a complimentary consultation. Call now at 916-984-4242 or email us at [email protected]

2011 ♦ doctor for cosmetic procedure
2010 ♦ doctor for cosmetic procedure
2009 ♦ doctor for cosmetic procedure

American Visions Art Gallery

American Visions Art Gallery

705 Sutter St.  |  Historic Folsom
5540 Douglas Blvd.  |  Granite Bay
916-351-1623  |

Thank You For Voting Us #1 Art Gallery!
We carry your favorite artists – June Carey, Michael Godard, Thomas Kinkade, Bev Doolittle and many more! Try our Paint & Sip Workshop.  Learn to paint while you sip your favorite wine!

Get on our Invitation list at


Spare Time Fitness

Spare Time Clubs

Broadstone Racquet Club  |  820 Halidon Wy.  |  Folsom
El Dorado Hills Sports Club/Asante Spa  |  530 Post Ct.
El Dorado Hills  |  916-933-4929 club  |  916-933-8905 spa

For over 38 years, Spare Time Clubs has been the region’s leader in innovative sports and fitness programming, being the first to offer much of what is considered standard programming today. Welcoming, aesthetically-pleasing, and member-friendly, Spare Time Clubs thanks our loyal members and friends for once again choosing Broadstone Racquet Club, El Dorado Hills Sports Club, and Asante Spa as the best part of your day.

2011 ♦ personal trainer(maureen evanoff)
♦ MASSAGE ♦ DAY SPA  12 MORE FROM 2010-2007

Bark Avenue

Bark Avenue

Ken and Robin Mizell
4311 Town Center Blvd.  |  El Dorado Hills

A four paw thank you to Style Magazine readers for voting Bark Avenue one of your Favorite Pet Supply Stores and Grooming Salons. We specialize in healthy food and treats to make your four legged friends happy and healthy. We are the home of the $12.00 do it yourself dog wash and also offer full service grooming. Everything you need for your pet under one roof.
    We have been in business four years offering a friendly, knowledgeable customer focused staff that can answer all your questions.



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Richard Henifin, D.D.S.

Richard Henifin, D.D.S.
Main Street Dental

493 Main St.  |  Diamond Springs

I’d like to thank the Readers of Style Magazine for their support and the support of all who have chosen our office for their dental needs.

2011 ♦ Dentist
2008 ♦ Dentist

Powerhouse Gym

Powerhouse Gym

4615 Missouri Flat Rd. #11

Other gyms promise cheap rates, we promise results. Put the power of our award wining programs to work for you. There is a Powerhouse inside all of us, find yours!

2011 ♦ Pilates Studio
♦ Gym/Health Club

Bella Capelli Salon

Bella Capelli Salon & Day Spa

580 Main St.  |  Placerville

Thank You for the Wonderful Recognition!
In appreciation mention this article to receive 20% off any eligible new service experience.   Valid through October 31, 2011 ~ Call for details.

2011 ♦ Hair Salon ♦ Make up Artist (Jamey Amin) ♦ Massage Therapist (Tonya Harshman)

Violets Are Blue

Violets Are Blue

450 Main St.  |  Placerville

Thank you once again for voting Violets are Blue your favorite Consignment Store. One of my favorite things about Violets, is you, the customer. You make Violets Are Blue what it is. Thank You . Love to all of you! Denise, Catherine, Sarah, Bridget and Lynnette

2011 ♦ consignment store
2010 ♦ consignment store  2009 ♦ consignment store
2008 ♦ consignment Store ♦ BOUTIQUE

Carter's Carpet Restoration

Carter’s Carpet Restoration


Thank you for voting us #1 in Folsom, El Dorado Hills and the Foothills! Carter’s offers the best residue free, safe and non-toxic carpet cleaning available. Guaranteed or your money back!

2011 ♦ carpet cleaning
2010 ♦ carpet cleaning service
2009 ♦ carpet cleaners

Country Elegance

Country Elegance

4496 Missouri Flat Rd.

Thank you so much for your votes!  It is our pleasure to have served El Dorado County for over 25 years.  We’ll see you soon!

2011 ♦ HOME DECOR ♦ GIFT Shop ♦ best Kept Secret
♦ Local Business
2010 ♦ HOME DECOR ♦ GIFT Shop

June Scofield, D.C.

June C. Scofield, D.C.
Mother Lode Chiropractic Center

941 Spring St., Ste. 5

Dr June Scofield of Mother Lode Chiropractic Center and her staff thank you for your support through out the years.
Dr. Scofield has been in Placerville over 29 years specializing in the latest gentle, effective chiropractic techniques. She also realizes the importance of healthy lifestyle choices-nutrition and exercise along with a proper functioning nerve system.

Special offer Initial Visit FREE when you mention this ad!  Offer good for this month only.

SAVE THE DATE: June 10, 2012 at High Hill Ranch  2nd Annual Family Fit and Fun Fair-a wellness expo for people of all ages.

2011 ♦ Chiropractor

Monster Mini Golf

Monster Mini Golf

12401 Folsom Blvd.
(next to the Spaghetti factory)
Ranco Cordova

“Our goal is to create the best experience for any occasion. We’re ecstatic that our efforts have been recognized. Enjoy your event with monsters!”
Visit our fan page on Facebook!

2011 ♦ Kids Birthday Party Spot



Raising Children Naturally
3490 Palmer Dr., Ste. I
(Bel Air Center)  |  Cameron Park

We sincerely thank readers voting for Dandelions, home of USA-made and ethically sourced clothing, shoes, toys and art. Local artisans and eco-friendly companies appreciate your confidence!

2011 ♦ Children’s Store ♦ Toy Store
2010 ♦ Children’s Store ♦ Toy Store

Fisher Photography

Fisher Photography

530-363-4215 |

Fisher Photography is honored and thanks you for the opportunity to be focused on your special events, family portraits, wedding day, high school portraits, and modeling portfolios.

2011 ♦ Family Photographer

Jenni Lynn Boutique

The Jenni Lynn Boutique

4131 S. Shingle Rd.
Shingle Springs
530-672-2844 |

Women and Teen Fashions, Accessories, Handbags, Jewelry, and Shoes
As a mother and daughter team, Debbie and Jenni provide high end consignments at the lowest prices in El Dorado County. But don’t take our word for it. Come see for yourself!
Bring this ad in to use as $5 cash!

2011 ♦ CONSIGNMENT store
2010 ♦ CONSIGNMENT store
2009 ♦ CONSIGNMENT store


Acti-Video Productions
Cinematographer Eric Leas


Motion picture films and cinema created with a whole lot of heart & soul!
    Owner Eric Leas loves his chosen line of work, you can tell by the smile on his face…

2011 ♦ wedding videographer

El Dorado Physical Therapy

El Dorado Physical Therapy

990 Riley St.  |  Folsom
907 Embarcadero Dr.
El Dorado Hills  |  916-933-1221
4242 Sports Club Dr.
Shingle Springs  |  530-677-5092

Thank you to the readers of Style Magazine who voted us #1 Favorite Physical Therapist! We provide the most innovative, caring Physical Therapy and Wellness Services.
“We Treat Our Patients Like Family”


Chicago Pizza Burgers & Indian Food

Chicago Pizza & Burgers and Indian Cuisine

6244 Pleasant Valley Rd.
El Dorado

Thank you Style readers for voting us number one Favorite Indian Restaurant and Favorite Pizza Restaurant! Come visit us soon and taste what makes Chicago Pizza, Burgers and Indian Food a winner!

2011 ♦ Indian RESTAURANT ♦ Pizza
2010 ♦ Indian RESTAURANT ♦ Pizza

Stephen A. Tapson

Stephen A. Tapson
Attorney at Law

309 Placerville Dr.  |  Placerville
[email protected]

I am honored to be voted favorite lawyer by El Dorado County Foothills Style readers! And remember, You Have the Right to Remain Silent... If You Hear These Words, Shut Your Mouth!

2011 ♦ Attorney


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