The Auburn Chamber of Commerce is honoring local businesses in its Fourth Annual “Best of Auburn” Business Contest. You can vote for your favorite businesses throughout the months of July & August. Deadline for voting: August 31.
For many years the Chamber has honored local businesses in its “Best Dressed” Business Awards, however, the Chamber wanted to expand the awards to include a much more comprehensive “Best of Auburn” Business Contest. A total of 27 businesses were honored in 2012, including four “Best Dressed” Business Awards.
2012 Awards were given out at the Chamber’s “Awards Breakfast,” held on October 10 at the Pakachoag Church in Auburn. Winners included:
- Best Restaurant – Chuck’s Steak House
- Best Breakfast Location – The Coffee Mug
- Best Lunch Location – Major League Roast Beef
- Best Dinner Location – Chuck’s Steak House
- Best Stand Alone Coffee Location – Dunkin Donuts, 386 Southbridge Street (Across from Auburn Mall)
- Best Cultural Organization – Pakachoag Music School of Greater Worcester
- Best Bank – Webster Five Cents Savings Bank
- Best Credit Union – Webster First Federal Credit Union
- Best Car Dealer/New – Lundgren Honda
- Best Car Dealer/Used – Lundgren Honda
- Best Family Fun Destination – Crystal Caves
- Best Fitness Facility – Auburn Yoga & Pilates Center
- Best Teaching Facility – Auburn Yoga & Pilates Center
- Best Salon/Day Spa – Untamed Salon & Spa
- Best Retail Location – Auburn Mall
- Best Insurance Agency – Winchester Insurance Agency
- Best Nursery/Garden Center/Florist/Floral Arrangements – Bells Lawn & Garden Center
- Best Travel Agency – AAA Southern New England
- Best Real Estate Agency – Emerson Realtors
- Best Hotel/Motel – Fairfield Inns & Suites by Marriott
- Best Shopping Plaza/Mall – Auburn Mall
- Best Gas Station – Cumberland Farms/Gulf Gas Station – Rt. 20
- Most Civic Minded Business or Owner – Auburn/Webster Lodge of Elks
- Best Dressed Business Award – Retail Category – Auburn Mall
- Best Dressed Business Award – Manufacturing Category – Aimtek, Inc.
- Best Dressed Business Award – Service/Professional Office Category -AKUITY Technologies
- Best Dressed Business Award – Municipal/Civic Organization Category – Auburn/Webster Lodge of Elks
The Auburn Chamber would like to congratulate all the winners as well as all the businesses that were nominated. A special thanks to the voters that took the time to tell us who they consider to be “AUBURN’S BEST”.