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Experienced investors know there are plenty of chances to invest beyond conventional financial assets. Alternative investments are one great example and include things like private equity or venture capital, art and antiques, real estate, and more. Basically, these are investments that do not fall into traditional investment categories like stocks, bonds, and other more obvious forms of financial investments. However,…

DREAM HOUSE DREAM KITCHENSThere are many noteworthy elements in kitchens and bathrooms, but tile is probably the highlight. A trending tile brand to be on the lookout for is Zellige, which is made in Morocco. “With a handmade, imperfect texture,” says Kimberlin Payne, senior designer at Dream House Dream Kitchens, “the tile continues to be a popular backsplash option in…

When times get tough, managing your wealth may seem daunting or even impossible. An economic downturn can pose a lot of uncertainty, for example. But there are plenty of ways to safeguard your financial well-being when it comes to investments, says Andrew D. Burish, managing director and financial advisor at UBS Financial Services Inc. “Make sure you have a financial…

DREAM HOUSE DREAM KITCHENS This time of year, items used during the warmer months must find storage space indoors. Summer is the time for all things outdoors. But as the crisper months set in, things like the lawnmower and kids’ pool toys need to find their places indoors. According to Dream House Dream Kitchens co-owner Chris Schmidt, “Things that were…

Nordic works with organizations across the health care industry spectrum to deliver improved clinical, financial and operational results. “A primary focus of our work revolves around electronic health records (EHRs) that health care organizations use every day, and Nordic employs consultants and technology experts across many of the top EHRs in use today,” says Shae Crawford, Senior Vice-President and Head…

As experienced real estate professionals who are rooted in our Midwest values, SARA Investment Real Estate’s employees are humble, intelligent and sincerely care about the outcomes they achieve for both investors and tenants alike, says Eric Schwartz, president and CEO. He says his team has an uncanny ability to uncover unique commercial real estate investment properties in Wisconsin, Minnesota and…

The Employer Group (TEG), a professional employer organization, is in the people business. It should be no surprise that it recognizes the value each employee brings — and shows the same respect and gratitude to its employees as it shows its clients. With a laser focus on client satisfaction, TEG works with small- to medium-sized companies that want to offload the…

A successful woman-owned promotional products and fulfillment company, Tools of Marketing keeps it all in the family. Founder Marietta Reuter cultivates talent among her family to transform her small business into one prosperous marketing business. When she first ran Tools of Marketing out of an 8-by-8-foot bedroom in her 900-square-foot home, she hired her niece, Amanda, as her first employee….

While a lot of people certainly benefit from the health care IT technology designed by CenterX, most have never heard of the company. And that’s OK with CenterX President Matt Schaefer and the 60 employees who work behind the scenes to provide real-time prescription benefit (RTPB) checking while patients are still in their provider’s office. This allows them to see…

The work at goVirtualOffice involves a lot of variety. “No day is the same, and although it is challenging work,” says Jared Burke, CEO and managing partner, “if you’re a fan of lifelong learning, you are going to love it here.” At goVirtualOffice, you must learn the tech you will then teach the clients, but it’s also a team atmosphere…

When your business depends on the well-being of your employees, it makes sense to use a company that has a proven track record for keeping Wisconsin’s roads — and drivers — safe. Headquartered in Madison, Fleetworthy Solutions is a one-stop shop for transportation safety and compliance. CEO Michael Precia says the company has been keeping the people behind some of the top brands safe…

As a biotechnology company, Nimble Therapeutics serves as a drug discovery and development engine, integrating its proprietary, light-directed chemical synthesis with biological display techniques, assays and analytics to develop next-generation peptide therapeutics. Nimble Therapeutics is developing, with its partners, novel medicines across several therapeutic areas. Founder and CEO Jigar Patel says his team consists of biologists, chemists, bioinformatics, software developers…

The two cornerstones of IA Management’s business philosophy are trust and transparency, says Rachel Govin, chief operating officer and corporate counsel. And while that’s certainly important to the Dane County property management company’s client base, it also applies to its 20 local (and 32 total) employees. “Everyone is empowered to make decisions and trusted to do their job,” stresses Govin….

Rural Mutual Insurance knows how important farmers are to the Badger State. And with just over 64,000 farms in Wisconsin, Rural Mutual Insurance has dedicated itself since 1934 to doing everything it can to help Wisconsin remain America’s Dairyland. As the top writer for farm insurance in the state, Rural Mutual Insurance is a financially solid company with an A+…

Kneaded Relief is a special kind of spa. Here, both guests and employees benefit from the business. “Our staff comes to work and says it’s an escape,” says co-owner Nichol Harvey. “They get to do what they love with people they enjoy being around.” Plus, the staff does not work on commission, which is unusual for the spa industry, says…

A nationally and Wisconsin-certified woman-owned business, KW2 has been working to change lives since 1986. While many marketing companies spread messaging focused on selling products, KW2 specializes in behavior-change marketing, partnering with companies and organizations in Wisconsin and across the country in public health, education and workforce development. “More specifically, KW2 develops communication strategies that get to the root of…

NONN’SFrom wet bars to fully functional secondary kitchens, you have plenty of options for jazzing up bonus spaces around your home. Nonn’s is a kitchen, bath and flooring retailer with complimentary interior design services.This expertise in full-room projects makes Nonn’s the ideal resource for help with those bonus spaces you’ve been contemplating. It has flooring, cabinetry, countertops and kitchen appliances — basically…

RUTH”S CHRIS STEAKSignature Sizzle  When Ruth Fertel’s newly opened restaurant was flooded by Hurricane Betsy, perseverance and empathy inspired her to serve the food in danger of spoiling to relief workers and storm victims. After opening her first restaurant in New Orleans in 1965, Fertel moved the store in 1976 and renamed it Ruth’s Chris Steak House. By the late…

Endodontics Endodontics is the branch of dentistry concerning dental pulp and tissues surrounding the roots of a tooth.  Nicholas J. Anders Dental Health Associates of Madison 2971 Chapel Valley Road, Fitchburg 608-442-4433, dhamadison.com   Dental Health Associates of Madison Chad A. Campanelli Capital Endodontics 2418 Crossroads Drive, Suite 2900, Madison 608-442-3300, capitalendo.com  Dylan C. Downs Capital Endodontics 2418 Crossroads Drive,…

Dr. Amanda Hatch, D.D.S.; Dr. Brittany Burger, D.D.S.; Dr. Caitlin Kudlata, D.D.S. and Dr. Eric Reigle, D.D.S. “I believe we are fire starters. There is an art to igniting the light in others, and it needs to come from a genuine place,” says Dr. Amanda Hatch. Mt. Horeb Dental has assembled a tremendous tribe of folks who have totally stepped…

Robb A. Warren, D.D.S. Warren Family Dental has established a longstanding tradition of dental excellence by doing what matters most: taking care of patients like no one else. Since 2001, as team dentist for University of Wisconsin athletes, Dr. Robb Warren, along with his colleagues, has built a foundation of trust with his patients. The team at Warren Family Dental…

Dr. Joseph Cristoforo, D.D.S. & Dr. Andrew Carmosino D.D.S. Skill Matters: Our doctors combine a specialized knowledge base with old-fashioned caring to provide a unique blend of dental implant and periodontal care. Our dental implant success rates are among the highest in the nation. Whether replacing a single tooth or a full set, we help patients bring back quality of…

Dr. Patrick Kolker, Dr. Chad Schwitters, Dr. Nick Christianson, Dr. Jake Bjork, Dr. Michael Grode, Dr. Matthew Roggensack, Dr. Catherine Brumm, Dr. Rambod Fard, Dr. Kent Killian, Dr. Nathan Kroll, Dr. Allen Skibba, Dr. Gregory Sobczak, Dr. Daniel O’Brien, Dr. Aldrin Sangalang, Dr. Brian Sweeney, Dr. Beth Wagner, Dr. Lindsay Rozendaal, Dr. Ross Toigo, Dr. David Allen, Dr. Ammar Alsamawi,…

Tom Reid, D.D.S.; Lacrima M. Goldberg, D.M.D. and Deven Holmes, D.M.D.Tom Reid, D.D.S. and Lacrima Goldberg, D.M.D. East Grove Dental’s dentists see patients of every age and demographic. “We pride ourselves in being a locally owned family dental practice and currently see some families spanning five generations,” says Dr. Thomas Reid, D.D.S. He has been with the office for 23…

Dr. Matt Karls and Dr. Sarah Karls For the doctors at Karls Family Dentistry, creating and maintaining long-term relationships with patients is one of the most enjoyable aspects of running a dental office. “Our practice is unique in that we are a family-owned and operated dental office, and also a husband-and-wife dentist team,” explains Dr. Sarah. Karls Family Dentistry is…

Dr. Jeri McCombs, Dr. Eric Feiereisen, Dr. Christine Julian-Hoernke, Dr. Martin Challenger, Dr. Lindsey Heim, Dr. Dylan Donnelly and Dr. Alanna Wirtz Madison Family Dental has seven dentists and two locations. “We use each other as resources often,” says Dr. Jeri McCombs, D.M.D. “So you’re really getting the expertise of not only your own dentist, but also the whole team…

Beth A. Blair, D.D.S.; Grace Wenham, D.M.D. and Thomas Wenham, D.M.D. As soon as you walk into Madison Pediatric Dental & Orthodontics, you understand they put kids first. Dr. Tom Wenham explains, “Our office is set up like a movie theater to help kids relax and feel less like they are in a medical facility.” As their patients grow, the…

Daniel Gerdes, D.D.S. and Angie Schasker, D.D.S. For over 40 years, generations of families have counted on Complete Family Dentistry to keep their smiles healthy. It has been voted ‘Best of Monona’ for multiple years running. The practice consists of Dr. Angie Schasker, a University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate who earned her D.D.S. degree in 1999 at the University of Minnesota,…

Illustration: Getty ImagesWith the help of UBS’ Wealth Management Services, clients can start saving in their early 20s or even younger. “From my perspective as a financial planner,” says Judith Martinez, director and financial advisor at UBS, “it’s a good idea to start financial planning as soon as you begin earning money or receiving gifts of money, such as that…

DREAMHOUSE DREAMKITCHENS Photo Courtesy of DreamHouse DreamKitchensWhen starting with a new home build, you are starting fresh — all-new spaces need all-new designs. “The kitchen is the heart of your home, and it sets the tone for the design of the entire house,” says Kimberlin Payne, senior designer at Dream House Dream Kitchens. Bringing a design focus to this space could be…

Best Cleaning Service | Silver Winner  House Cleaning with a Personal Touch  With allergy season upon us, summertime might be the best time to perform a deep clean on a home. Family owned and operated for 17 years, 4 Senses House Cleaning has been voted best of Madison, Wisconsin. And they make the task of deep cleaning easy and enjoyable,…

4 Senses House Cleaning Best Cleaning Service | Silver Winner    A Healer’s Hand + The Nest Best Specialty Spa | Silver Winner    Matt Deadman Homes Brokered by Real Broker LLC, Best Real Estate Company | Bronze Winner    The Del-Bar Best Destination Restaurant | Silver Winner Best Steakhouse | Silver Winner    Don’s Home Furniture Best Furniture |…

Best Steakhouse | Silver Winner  Discover Wisconsin’s Best Supper Club  A local favorite and a modern supper club, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright protege James Dresser, The Del-Bar started out in 1943 as a small cabin restaurant with just six tables. As The Del-Bar enters its 80th year in business in 2023, the restaurant has become one of the most…

Darcy Deadman, Matt Deadman and Jennifer Deadman Best Real Estate Company | Bronze Winner  Award Winning Real Estate Puts Customer Service First  When you buy a home from Matt Deadman Homes Brokered by Real Broker LLC, you’re not just getting four walls and a roof.  Owner Matt Deadman and his wife, Jennifer, as well as his sister, Darcy Deadman, said…

Back row left to right Nicole Budeau, Kathleen & Kerida O’Reilly Front row Stephanie Neesam, Rebecca Westphal, & Genevieve Schultz (not pictured Rachel Rodgers, Sara Fox, & Merry Hahn) Best Specialty Spa | Silver Winner  Supporting the Health of Pregnant and Postpartum Women Through Therapeutic Massages  A Healer’s Hand + The Nest, Madison’s Best Specialty Spa Silver winner, specializes in…

Wealth Management | Bronze Winner  Striving to Empower Families’ Financial Decisions  Managing complex personal finances Eventus Wealth Advisors exists to help families identify what is most important to them. Together, through a collaborative process, the team helps each family create evolving strategies to live their lives to the fullest and to make a meaningful impact with their resources.  “True financial…

Best Furniture | Gold Winner  Shop Amish Made Furniture for Quality You Can’t Find in Big Box Stores While it may be tempting to shop at large chain furniture stores, no one can top the quality of handmade, Amish furniture. Don’s Home Furniture is the largest Amish-made furniture showroom in the country with over 20,000 square feet of showroom from…

Best Wisconsin Credit Union | Bronze  Heartland Credit Union is a financial cooperative offering customized, cost-effective financial services  to communities throughout Southwest Wisconsin.  Consumers can take advantage of world-class mobile and online services that give them 24/7/365 access to their loans, savings, investments, home loans and more. Business owners and their employees count on Heartland’s business lending team with products…

Best Chocolate | Gold Winner  “Real chocolate — grown on trees by farmers, transformed into truffles on wintry Wisconsin days — is my passion. And it’s my joy to share it with you.” says Gail Ambrosius. Gail and her team spend their days dreaming up delicious truffles like lemongrass-ginger, sweet curry, raspberry, and our best seller, caramel with grey sea salt. Each single-origin chocolate we…

Best Art Gallery | Bronze Winner  Art Makes a House a Home  Representing over 50 artists from Wisconsin and all over the US, Farwell Gallery offers a diverse assortment of artwork. From glass and ceramics to fiber arts and paintings, the gallery was envisioned as a space to foster the love of art.  “We offer affordable art for anyone to…

Best Grocery Store | Silver Winner  Thanks for voting our family owned & operated neighborhood market one of Madison’s Best! The current fourth-generation owners, Tim & Kevin Metcalfe, (pictured here with Tim’s daughter, Amanda) are the great-grandsons of founders Henry and Teresa Hess, who started it all in 1917.  Our team works each day to create love by connecting &…

Best Clothing (Women) | Bronze Winner  McFee on Main’s collection of women’s clothing, decor and more anchors the east of Main Street in downtown Mount Horeb – long a mecca for visitors interested in unique stores, restaurants and activities. With more than 30 years of experience, Lynn McFee uses her eye for style, fabric and decor to find just the right piece…

Best Supper Club | Gold Winner  Come Discover the Ishnala Experience for Yourself this Summer!  Ishnala Supper Club, voted Best Supper Club and Best Destination Restaurant, is located just minutes from Wisconsin Dells and is perched among the tall Norway Pines overlooking the majestic Mirror Lake in the middle of Mirror Lake State Park. At Ishnala Supper Club, fine dining combines…

BEST Local Influencer | Silver Winner  “I Am Glytja” celebrates what makes us different and encourages confidence, hope, laughter, and connection. We can face any challenge together, because everyone brings something different to the stable. iamglytja.com For more Best of Madison winner profiles, click here. COPYRIGHT 2022 BY CHANNEL 3000. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. THIS MATERIAL MAY NOT BE PUBLISHED, BROADCAST, REWRITTEN…

Best Assisted Living | Gold Winner Best Retirement Community | Gold Winner  Setting a Gold Standard for 75 Years   Oakwood Village is honored to be voted winner for the Best Retirement Community and Best Assisted Living Facility by the Madison Community.   Our residents and families know we’ve set the gold standard in senior living in the Madison area for years;…

Best Chicken Wings | Bronze Winner  Celebrating 75 years of business in 2022 – Monk’s Bar & Grill is normally known for our burgers, but voters seem to love our Chicken Wings! Being voted three years running for Best Wings is something all of our locations are proud of and we’ll continue to keep improving our menu year after year for…

Best Wine Bar | Silver Winner  THANK YOU for voting “Our Happy Place” as a top three winner for six consecutive years! We are the Madison area’s original tap wine bar, offering eight white and eight red rotating self-serve wines, with a wide selection of beers + bubbles behind the bar. We also offer select top shelf liquor and seasonal…

Best Martial Arts Studio | Gold Winner  All are Family at Silver Lining Taekwon-Do in Middleton  There are no outsiders at Silver Lining Taekwon-Do, according to owner and Sabumin Mathiam Mbow.   Once you’re enrolled at the Middleton Dojang, you’re more than just a student, Mathiam says.   “Everyone here is family,” Mathiam says. “It doesn’t matter your background. We are all…

Best Patio | Gold Winner Best Outdoor Dining | Bronze Winner   The historic Riley Tavern has been standing since opening its doors as a general store in 1884.  It is now home to a bustling tavern and the beautiful Riley Yard — a beloved watering hole for cyclists, bikers, snowmobilers, day-trippers, bluegrass lovers, and locals! rileytavern.com For more Best of Madison winner…

GROUND AFFECTSLandscaping is Key to Finalizing Your Dream Home During the height of summer, it’s more apparent than ever that a home’s yard is just as important as any bedroom or kitchen. Being outdoors boosts your mood and spirits and can even improve your physical health by reducing blood pressure and the risk of heart disease. And if you have…

DREAM HOUSE DREAM KITCHENSAs the beating heart of any family home, the kitchen sets the tone. It’s not just the utilitarian centerpiece of a structure; it’s also the soul of a house. But when one is designing a dream home, it’s too often neglected. At Madison’s Dream House, Dream Kitchens, that problem is being addressed one home at a time….

Getty ImagesThe pandemic has spurred a renewed interest in cosmetic surgical solutions, with some offices seeing patient spikes as high as 30%, according to industry studies. That increased interest is viewed by industry experts as a positive development, and experts say it’s more important than ever to pick the right provider. “We have extensive experience and beautiful results using some…

FLOOR360With unique tile, hardwood and luxury carpet options, FLOOR360 uses a design process that is both collaborative and creative. An experienced FLOOR360 designer will guide you through options, allowing you to flex your creative muscles to foster beautiful design moments in even the unexpected areas of your home. For example, consider the staircase. In many homes it’s the focal point…

OAKWOOD VILLAGEYou’re gazing out at a vernal pond, surrounded by beautiful native grasses and plants, and the only sounds you hear are the occasional birds chatting with their neighbors. No, you’re not at one of Wisconsin’s many beautiful state parks – you’re just steps from bustling Mineral Point Road on Madison’s west side, in the nine-acre Nature Preserve at Oakwood…

RUTH’S CHRIS STEAK HOUSEIt all started when a single mom, Ruth Fertel, came across a local restaurant on the market. “Even though she had no prior restaurant experience, Ruth took a gamble and purchased the restaurant,” says Lee Drapp, general manager of locally owned Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Middleton, Wisconsin. “The restaurant has such an interesting history,” he says….

GROUND AFFECTS LANDSCAPING THIS YEAR, EXPAND YOUR OUTDOOR SPACES With unique features like overhead space heaters and fully equipped cooking spaces, you can now build your own personal outdoor oasis to enjoy no matter the weather. With more people staying at home, many have turned their attention to renovating their outdoor spaces. “Nowadays, customers want a landscape with functionality,” says…

DREAM HOUSE DREAM KITCHENSExperience Matters Take the stress and worry out of your home remodel when you use the trusted team at Dream House Dream Kitchens. With a reputation for exceptional craftsmanship and customer service for more than 35 years, Dream House Dream Kitchens can help you refresh the most important rooms in your home to be stylish and functional….

DREAM HOUSE DREAM KITCHENSResidents working with Dream House Dream Kitchens on a kitchen or bathroom project can feel secure knowing their individual wants and needs will be top priorities at every step of the process. Dream House Dream Kitchens is an award-winning home remodeling company with a trusted reputation for quality, beautiful design, and client satisfaction. Designer Rachael Parker says…

DREAM HOUSE DREAM KITCHENSRenovate for You Sometimes getting the most bang for your buck means doing renovations that transform a house into your dream home. At Dream House Dream Kitchens, every renovation is designed with you in mind. While renovating kitchens and master bathrooms certainly adds more monetary value to a home, Jerry Schmidt, Dream Team sales director, cautions against…

GETTY IMAGESLIVING IN WISCONSIN brings excitement and anticipation with changing seasons — vibrant colors on the trees in the fall, long sunny days during the summer months, fresh fallen snow and ice on the trees during the winter, and budding flowers each spring. But the change in seasons also brings thoughts of yardwork: shoveling, gardening and keeping up a house that may…

DREAM HOUSE DREAM KITCHENSComplete design confidence Upgrade classic finishes, clean lines and timeless style in your kitchen with pops of bright color and unique tiling. Clients of Dream House Dream Kitchens can feel confident that every aspect of their kitchen project is being skillfully handled by one team. Dream House Dream Kitchens has 35 years of experience designing, remodeling and…

    The Alexander Co. Best Commercial Developer | Gold Winner     ANEU Med Spa Best Specialty Spa | Gold Winner Best Laser Hair Removal | Gold Winner     Bailey’s Run Best Winery | Silver Winner     The Bruce Company Best Lawn, Garden & Landscape | Gold Winner Best Outdoor Living | Silver Winner     The…

Sauk Point Veterinary ClinicBest Veterinarian | Gold Winner Sauk Point Veterinary Clinic is a locally owned, community-focused clinic with multiple Veterinarians and a team of dedicated and caring staff. We are conveniently located just off the beltline in the Sauk Point Shopping Center at 725 N. High Point Road. Our team is experienced in general health care, urgent care, specialty…

Toot + Kates Wine BarBest Wine Bar | Gold Winner THANK YOU for voting “Our Happy Place” as a top three winner for five consecutive years! We are the Madison area’s original tap wine bar, offering eight white and eight red rotating self-serve wines, with a wide selection of beers + bubbles behind the bar. We also offer select top…

Wollersheim Winery & DistilleryBest Winery | Gold Winner Best Distillery | Gold Winner New Tastes from a Wisconsin Favorite Wollersheim Winery & Distillery has some fresh new offerings perfect for summer (and year-round, really). Scarlet Fumé debuted in April and co-owner Julie Coquard says it’s become an instant success. The red version of the classic Prairie Fumé took nearly three…

Ishnala Supper ClubBest Destination Restaurant | Gold Winner Ishnala Supper Club 68th Season Located just minutes from Wisconsin Dells, Ishnala Supper Club is nestled among the tall Norway Pines overlooking the majestic Mirror Lake in the middle of Mirror Lake State Park. At Ishnala Supper Club fine dining joins with nature to create a truly memorable dining experience. Ishnala has…

Courtesy of Madison Chocolate Co. Best Chocolate | Bronze Winner Madison Chocolate Co. was voted Best of Madison bronze for chocolate! Spoil yourself and someone you love with our fine flavored chocolates, caramels, single-origin coffees and delicious treats, all made in a dedicated gluten-free facility and served in a lush cafe. madisonchocolate.com For more Best of Madison winner profiles, click here….

McFee on MainBest Clothing (Women) | Bronze Winner McFee on Main’s collection of women’s clothing, decor and more anchors the east of Main Street in downtown Mount Horeb – long a mecca for visitors interested in unique stores, restaurants and activities. With more than 30 years of experience, Lynn McFee uses her eye for style, fabric and decor to find just the…

Metcalfe’s MarketBest Grocery Store | Gold Winner Bringing Local Home Imagine if your neighbors woke up early every morning to pick the ripest vegetables from the garden; collected honey from their backyard; always had the freshest baked breads; the most beautiful flowers. And they told you, “Stop by anytime, we have plenty to go around.” Well, that’s what it’s like…

Oak Park PlaceBest Retirement Community | Silver Winner Best Assisted Living | Bronze Winner Supporting Senior Wellness Oak Park Place staff are dedicated to making sure their senior residents are thriving — physically, mentally and emotionally — and that focus on wellness and staying active has led to back-to-back Best of Madison wins. The Oak Park Place family of senior…

One Community BankBest Wisconsin Bank | Bronze Winner Feel Good Banking In 1976, OCB started providing Feel Good Banking from a single bank in Oregon. Since then, we’ve expanded to Adams, Grand Marsh, McFarland, Middleton, Oxford, Stoughton, Sun Prairie and Waunakee. In 2020, we merged with McFarland State Bank, bringing two community leaders together as one united team — dedicated…

Megan Dorn, Dorn Wealth ManagementBest Wealth Management | Bronze Winner Holistic Financial Strategy At Dorn Wealth Management, clients get more than a financial planner; they get a partner. Megan Dorn’s expertise as a dually licensed financial planner and tax strategist enable her to coordinate and simplify the complexities of retirement, from tax efficiency to long-term care and estate planning. Appreciative…

Drumlin Ridge WineryBest Winery | Bronze Winner Best Wine Bar | Bronze Winner This family-owned and -operated winery is located in the Waunakee countryside on a natural scenic drumlin. Drumlin Ridge produces artisan crafted wines from its estate vineyard, local Wisconsin vineyards and premium California vineyards, and more recently, Drumlin also produces hard apple ciders. The 6,400-square-foot winery includes a…

Fresh Byte VendingBest Home Meal Kit Service | Bronze Winner Fresh Byte Vending, Always Fresh, Always Open! Fit Fresh, Madison’s premier prepared meal service is making healthy eating even easier with its new Fresh Byte Vending!  Located in three of the Princeton Clubs, with plans to expand to a location near you, Fresh Byte provides 24/7 access to wholesome fuel…

Gail Ambrosius ChocolatierBest Chocolate | Gold Winner “Real chocolate — grown on trees by farmers, transformed into truffles on wintry Wisconsin days — is my passion. And it’s my joy to share it with you.” says Gail Ambrosius. Gail and her team spend their days dreaming up delicious truffles like lemongrass-ginger, sweet curry, raspberry, and our best seller, caramel with grey sea salt. Each…