Best of Services

Accountant

1ST PLACE

Billy A. Arnold, CPA

801 S. Victoria Ave., #1066, Ventura

805-642-0440

READER RECOMMENDED

Carey and Hanna Tax and

Wealth Planners

1000 Town Center Drive, Suite 200, Oxnard

805-644-0697, www.taxwealthplan.com

Farber Hass Hurley, LLP.

300 E. Esplanade Drive, #1130, Oxnard

805-485-7194, www.fhhcpas.com

Sierra Managed Accounting Services

2112 Eastman Ave., Suite 101, Ventura

805-676-0098, sierramas.com

 

Auto Body Shop

1ST PLACE

Tony’s Body Shop

497 Lambert St., Oxnard

805-485-5514, tonysbodyshop.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Avenue Body Shop

378 N. Ventura Ave., Ventura

805-653-6021

Williams Automotive

6027 Ventura Blvd., Ventura

805-656-1026,

www.sewilliamsautomotive.com

 

Car Detailer/Car Wash

1ST PLACE

Five Points Car Wash

2912 Telegraph Road, Ventura

805-643-7715, www.5pointscarwash.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Eight O Five Detail Shop

2747 Sherwin Ave., B-13, Ventura

805-746-9885, eightofivedetailshop.com

Waterdrops Express Car Wash

301 E. Daily Drive, Camarillo, 805-384-9798; 1811 E. Channel Islands Blvd., Oxnard,

805-385-0033; 3680 W. Fifth St., Oxnard, 805-834-3188; 1401 W. Gonzales Road, Oxnard, 805-278-2898

waterdropscarwash.com

 

Child Care

1ST PLACE

Las Posas Children’s Center

Locations throughout Ventura Unified School District, 805-644-4344, www.lpcc.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Ventura Children’s Learning Center

1110 S. Petit Ave., Ventura

805-672-0300,

www.venturachildrenslc.com

Little Tree Preschool

1690 E. Main St., Ventura

805-652-1609, w

ww.littletreepreschool.com

 

Dog Day Care

1ST PLACE

Our Dog House

2568 Channel Drive, #A, Ventura

805-861-0012, doghouseventura.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Doggin’ Around

2964 Seaborg Ave., Ventura

805-223-3630, dogginarounddaycare.com

Send Rover On Over

1255 Callens Road, Suite E., Ventura,

805-650-3294; 310 Easy St., Suite D,

Simi Valley, 805-650-3294 

www.sendroveronover.com

 

Dog Trainer

1ST PLACE

Genie Tuttle, Dog Genie

2255 Pleasant Valley Road, Camarillo

805-479-8900, doggenie.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Shannon Coyner, Ventura Pet

Wellness and Dog Training Center

3521 Arundell Circle, #B, Ventura

805-620-7616, venturapetwellness.com

Barb Pensky, Laughing Dog Inn

3362 Cajon Circle, Santa Rosa Valley

805-586-4390, www.laughingdoginn.com

Stacey Ayub, Good Dog! Dog Training

www.gooddogdogtraining805.com

 

Financial Institution

1ST PLACE

Ventura County Credit Union

6026 Telephone Road, Ventura; 687 W. Channel Islands Blvd., Port Hueneme; 2160 Rose Ave., Oxnard; 711 Daily Drive, suite 100, Camarillo; 18 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd.,

Thousand Oaks; 2680 Tapo Canyon Road,

Simi Valley; 510 E. Los Angeles Ave., Moorpark

805-477-4000 or 805-339-0496;

www.vccuonline.net

READER RECOMMENDED

Montecito Bank & Trust

4730 Telephone Road, Ventura

805-963-7511, montecito.bank

CBC Federal Credit Union

300 Arneill Road, Camarillo, 805-988-2151; 2151 E. Gonzales Road, Oxnard, 805-988-2151; 3636 Dean Drive, Ventura, 805-988-2151

www.cbcfcu.org

 

Insurance Agent

1ST PLACE

Irene V. Henry, State Farm

1445 Donlon St., Suite 8, Ventura

805-650-9900, irenehenry.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Candice Alexander, Allstate

370 N. Ventura Ave., Oak View

805-649-6090

Efrain Cazares, State Farm

4300 Tradewinds Dr., #160, Oxnard

805-205-8222

Lawyer/Law Firm

1ST PLACE

Bamieh & De Smeth

692 E. Thompson Blvd., Ventura

805-643-5555,

www.bamiehdesmeth.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Stinnett Law Firm

260 Maple Court, #221, Ventura

805-765-4969,

www.stinnett-lawfirm.com

Quirk Law Firm

877 S. Victoria Ave., Unit 111, Ventura

805-650-7778, www.quirklawyers.com

 

Mechanic

1ST PLACE

Williams Automotive

6027 Ventura Blvd., Ventura

805-656-1026,

www.sewilliamsautomotive.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Neighborhood Car Care

1838 E. Thompson Blvd, Ventura

805-641-2302, neighborhoodcarcare.com

ABC Auto Care

4745 Market St., Unit A, Ventura

805-644-1238, www.abcautocare.com

 

Moving Company

1ST PLACE

Meathead Movers

1401 Maulhardt Ave., Oxnard

805-987-7201,

www.meatheadmovers.com

READER RECOMMENDED

PODS Moving and Storage

301 S. Rose Ave., #104, Oxnard

877-770-7637, www.pods.com

Movegreen

2400 Latigo Ave., Oxnard

805-658-1943, www.movegreen.com

 

Music Instructor

1ST PLACE

Jodi Farrell, Jodi Farrell

Music Studio

1926 E. Main St., Ventura

805-643-3103, jodifarrell.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Phil Salazar, Phil Salazar’s

Fiddle Shop

921 E. Main St., Ventura

805-701-2508,

fiddlelessonswithphilsalazar.com

Al Velasquez

avdrum@yahoo.com,

www.alvelasquezdrums.com

Hector Lopez, Music Freqs

2258 Pickwick Drive, Camarillo

805-383-3555, www.musicfreqs.com

 

Nonprofit Organization

1ST PLACE

Casa Pacifica Centers For Children

& Families

1722 S. Lewis Road, Camarillo

805-366-4040, www.casapacifica.org

READER RECOMMENDED

Food Share of Ventura County

4156 Southbank Road, Oxnard

805-983-7100, foodshare.com

Boys & Girls Clubs

Throughout Ventura County,

www.bgclubventura.org

 

Oil Change

1ST PLACE

Big Brand Tire and Service

578 S. Dawson Drive, Camarillo, 805-383-3108; 1313 S. Oxnard Blvd., Oxnard, 805-487-7883; 3850 E. Main St., Ventura,

650-3290; 1304 Newbury Park Road, Thousand Oaks,

805-494-4200

www.bigbrandtire.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Williams Automotive

6027 Ventura Blvd., Ventura

805-656-1026,

www.sewilliamsautomotive.com

Neighborhood Car Care

1838 E. Thompson Blvd., Unit B, Ventura,

805-641-0873,

neighborhoodcarcare.com

 

Pet Groomer

1ST PLACE

Aloha Dog Grooming

1998 E. Main St., Ventura

805-643-4852

READER RECOMMENDED

Dee Dee’s Dog Spot

973 E. Front St., Ventura

805-648-7768,

deedeesdogspot.net

Get Your Groom On

1107 Scandia Ave., Ventura

805-659-1255, www.facebook.com/venturagrooming

 

Plumber

1ST PLACE

Gallegos Plumbing

1387 Callens Road, Ventura

805-750-1830,

www.gallegosplumbing.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Mike Kimble Plumbing

5770 Nicolle St., #E, Ventura

805-644-4180,

www.kimbleplumbing.com

Franklin And Vizzo

2594 Channel Drive, Ventura

805-641-1997,

www.franklinandvizzo.com

 

Real Estate Agent

1ST PLACE

Blake Mashburn

1190 S. Victoria Ave., Suite 104, Ventura

805-856-9350,

www.blakemashburn.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Comden | Ridgway | Barosso Group, Keller Williams West

2831 N. Ventura Road, Oxnard

805-351-3500,

www.crbrealestate.com

Ariel & Karen,

Coldwell Banker

4000 Ocean Drive, Oxnard

805-746-2070, arielpalmieri.com

 

Retirement Home

1ST PLACE (TIE)

Cypress Place

1200 Cypress Place Lane, Ventura

805-666-1339,

meridiansenior.com

Ventura Townehouse

4900 Telegraph Road, Ventura

805-642-3263,

www.venturatownehouse.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Bellmont Village

Senior Living

3680 N. Moorpark Road,

Thousand Oaks

805-892-6967, www.belmont village.com/locations/

thousand-oaks-california/

Pacifica Senior Living

2211 E. Gonzales Road, Oxnard

805-351-3580,

www.pacificaseniorliving.com

 

Surfboard Shaper

1ST PLACE

Steve Walden, Walden’s

Surfboards Inc.

853 E. Front St., Ventura

805-653-1717,

www.waldensurfboards.com

READER RECOMMENDED

Robert Weiner,

Robert’s Surfboards

1362 Tower Square, #1, Ventura

805-658-6855,

www.robertssurf.com

Blinky Hubina,

Ventura Surf Shop

88 E. Thompson Blvd., Ventura

805-643-1062, shopvss.com

 

Veterinarian

1ST PLACE

Ohana Pet Hospital

4547 Telephone Road,

Suite A, Ventura

805-658-7387,

www.ohanapethospital.com

READER RECOMMENDED

East Ventura

Animal Hospital

10225 Telephone Road,

Unit D, Ventura

805-647-8430,

www.eastventuraanimal-

hospital.com

The Cat Doctor

4587 Telephone Road, Ventura

805-656-2190,

www.thecatdoctorventura.com