Best of Johnson County 45

2017

Food and Beverage

BEST BAKERY

3 Women and an Oven
14852 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park
913.681.7672
| 3WomenDesserts.com

A boutique bakery with beautiful and delicious desserts, all made from scratch with love! From cakes, cookies and bars to jaw-dropping custom cake creations, 3 Women and an Oven loves being there for weddings, birthdays and all the special occasions in between. With two weeks’ notice, your imagination’s the limit, and you can have a cake that tastes as good as it looks!

BEST BARBECUE

Joe’s Kansas City BBQ
11950 S. Strang Line Road, Olathe
| 913.782.6858

11723 Roe Ave., Leawood
| 913.338.5151
JoesKC.com

Joe’s Kansas City Bar-B-Que has been voted Kansas City’s most popular barbecue time and again. Joe’s is the home of the world-famous Z-man.

BEST BURGER

BRGR Kitchen + Bar
5031 W. 135th St., Leawood
913.229.3900
BRGRKitchen.com

BRGR KITCHEN + BAR brings a fresh adaption of the most classic restaurant concept around to the Kansas City area. The burger was born and bred in America as a convenient way to eat on the go, but it’s grown up a bit, and has become our country’s favorite food. BRGR (the owners’ initials) is taking a bold step forward with this concept. The classic American foodie will enjoy a value-oriented culinary experience designed with an atmosphere and attitude that doesn’t forget you’re a sophisticated eater. Hand-selected beers and wines as well as craft cocktails round out your experience and complement your meal. When you visit BRGR, you can expect great food, fresh ingredients, focused service and a little reverence for classic American cuisine.

BEST PIZZA

Minsky’s Pizza
12920 State Line Road, Leawood
913.317.9965
| Minskys.com

At Minsky’s, “Gourmet, and going to stay that way” is more than just a slogan. From the moment you bite into one of the award-winning gourmet pizzas, you’ll understand why Minsky’s has been repeatedly voted “Kansas City’s Best Pizza!” The savory pizzas begin with hand-rolled dough layered with generous portions of lean, succulent meats, fresh-cut vegetables, aromatic herbs and topped with 100 percent Wisconsin mozzarella, then baked to bubbling perfection. Teamed with your favorite beverages from a full bar, you’ll taste why Minsky’s Pizza has been Kansas City’s favorite neighborhood pizzeria for 40 years.

BEST BREAKFAST/BRUNCH

First Watch
7305 W. 95th St., Overland Park
913.383.2904
| FirstWatch.com

First Watch specializes in award-winning, made-to-order breakfast, brunch and lunch, with 13 cafes in the greater Kansas City area. The restaurant’s creative menu takes an elevated approach to traditional and innovative offerings made-to-order using farm-fresh ingredients. It includes craveable items such as avocado toast, smoked salmon eggs Benedict, farm stand breakfast tacos and lemon ricotta pancakes.

BEST STEAKHOUSE

J.Gilbert’s Wood-Fired 
Steaks + Seafood
8901 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park
913.642.8070
| JGilberts.com

When it comes to upholding the standards of honest Midwestern cuisine, no other Kansas City steakhouse comes close. Bearing the name of legendary Kansas City restaurateur Joe Gilbert, J.Gilbert’s stands as a hometown tribute to the hospitality icon himself. J.Gilberts serves Midwestern-raised, USDA prime aged Black Angus beef cooked over an open wood-fire grill, presented with the same inviting service and warmth for which Mr. Gilbert was known.

BEST LATIN CUISINE

La Bodega
4311 W. 119th St., Leawood
913.428.TAPA (8272)
| LaBodegaKC.com

South of the city on the Kansas side, this location brings the charm of the “Originale” to Johnson County, adding a private dining room, a chef’s table, an indoor/outdoor bar and the best patio in the area. Come enjoy tapas and small plates and the famous sangria. Brunch is served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, and there is half price sangria all day Sunday. Happy hour is every day from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

BEST COCKTAILS

Nick & Jake’s
6830 W. 135th St., Overland Park
913.681.8535
| NickAndJakes.com

Make a selection from their extensive wine list or enjoy a beer. Sunday night is wine night, when all bottles are $25. Order up a specialty cocktail or sip their bartenders’ latest mixed masterpiece. Cheers!

BEST SUSHI

RA Sushi Bar Restaurant
11638 Ash St., Leawood
913.850.6260
| RASushi.com

There’s no better way to work up a sushi appetite than a day of shopping at Park Place Village, and RA Sushi Leawood is conveniently located in the heart of it all. Pop in for lunch or dinner and enjoy your favorite sushi, signature rolls and Japanese fusion cuisine. Sip on sake and exotic cocktails in the bar or grab a seat on the patio and be sure to take advantage of the best happy hour specials in town.

BEST SEAFOOD

Bristol Seafood Grill
5400 W. 119th St., Leawood
913.663.5777
| BristolSeafoodGrill.com

A city icon since 1980, Bristol Seafood Grill is an upscale seafood restaurant offering simply-prepared fresh fish, premium steaks, an impressive wine cellar and handcrafted cocktails. The chic-casual atmosphere suits any occasion, with seamless service and imaginative seafood dishes that truly set Bristol apart from other seafood restaurants.

BEST ITALIAN FOOD

Garozzo’s
9950 College Blvd., Overland Park
913.491.8300
| Garozzos.com

Michael Garozzo is the owner and operator of Garozzo’s Italian restaurants, which celebrated its 28th anniversary in April.He opened the first Garozzo’s in 1989 in the historic Columbus Park neighborhood. Today there are three popular locations in the greater Kansas City area. Garozzo’s prides itself on its signature chicken spiedini dish, a Garozzo’s creation, which has become a Kansas City staple.Garozzo’s is one of “America’s Top Italian Restaurants” according to the prestigious Zagat National Restaurant Survey. It received a “very good to excellent” rating and was described as “an Italian trio that supplies food so good you will taste it in your dreams … in a Sinatra’s kind of hangout; the attractions include frighteningly huge portions and a signature chicken spiedini that is among the best dishes in town.”

BEST TAVERN/BAR

Johnny’s Tavern
6765 W. 119th St., Overland Park
| 913.451.4542

8719 W. 95th St., Overland Park
| 913.948.9500
JohnnysTavern.com

Johnny’s was established in 1953 and has been “Serving Up Tradition” ever since. Today, what was once just a working man’s haven with cold beer and a jukebox has become a local favorite for sports fans and families, with 10 great locations and counting.

BEST LOCAL COFFEE SHOP

The Roasterie Cafe
Town Center Plaza, 4511 W. 119th St., Leawood
913.428.8270
| TheRoasterie.com

The Roasterie sources coffee beans for the discerning coffee connoisseur and air-roasts them to the perfect temperatures to unlock the most exquisite flavor each coffee has to offer.

In addition to the specialty coffees, they also offer tea, coffee mugs and coffee cups, the coffee equipment they personally recommend to brew the perfect cup, unique coffee gifts for the aficionado on your list and more.

BEST DESSERT

Freezing Moo
6936 W. 135th St., Overland Park
11885 W 95th St., Overland Park
913.258.8201
| FreezingMoo.com

Freezing Moo, a new trend in the ice cream business, is modeled after a style of made-to-order ice cream that originated from a street vendor in Thailand. All ingredients are fresh and they pour the milk on a cold plate and form the ice cream in front of you. Freezing Moo is the first shop with this concept in Kansas City. The very first store opened December 2016 in Overland Park’s Deer Creek shopping center, and there are more than 150 employees working amongst the company’s rapid expanding locations in less than a year.

BEST BREWERY

Boulevard Brewing Company
2501 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City
816.474.7095
| Boulevard.com

Boulevard Brewing Company is the largest specialty brewer in the Midwest, dedicated to the craft of producing fresh, flavorful beers using traditional 
ingredients and the best of both old and new brewing techniques.

Beauty + Fashion

BEST HAIR SALON AND DAY SPA

Par Exsalonce
11849 College Blvd., Overland Park
913.469.9532
| ParExsalonce.com

Par Exsalonce has earned the reputation as one of the leading salons and spas in the Kansas City area since 1984. It is the largest Aveda lifestyle salon and spa, as defined by the Aveda standard of excellence, in the Kansas City area. The customer experience is paramount, which has served them well. The owners are active and invested with the team and the business on a daily basis and they inspire the rest of the team to be its best. Par Exsalonce is dedicated to treating both its extraordinary team and customer base with care.

BEST BARBER

The Gents Place of Leawood
11544 Ash St., Leawood
913.631.3707
| TheGentsPlace.com

The Gents Place is the next level in men’s grooming and lifestyle club that helps gentlemen look and feel their most confident best. The Gents Place provides luxury men’s grooming services in addition to straight razor shaves, shoe shines and hand and foot repairs in a refined and timeless environment.

BEST CHILDREN’S CLOTHING

Janie and Jack
Town Center Plaza, 4838 W. 119th St., Leawood
913.661.9135
| JanieAndJack.com

Janie and Jack sells timeless children’s clothing with fine fabrics and hand-sewn details featuring high-quality clothing and accessories in sizes from newborn to 12.

BEST WOMEN’S CLOTHING

LOFT
Town Center Plaza, 5017 W. 117th St., Leawood
913.661.0641
| LOFT.com

LOFT creates modern, feminine and versatile clothing for a wide range of women with one common style goal: to look and feel confident, wherever the day takes them. From everyday essentials to attainable trends, LOFT consistently serves up head-to-toe outfits and perfect pieces at an incredible value, which makes getting dressed feel effortless.

BEST JEWELER

TIVOL
4721 W. 119th St. Overland Park
913.345.0200
| TIVOL.com

Established in 1910, TIVOL locations are currently located in the heart of Kansas City’s most sough- after local shopping districts on the Country Club Plaza and Hawthorne Plaza.  They offer precision craftsmanship and exceptional customer service for any style. They have also created a concierge program and will come to you with their luxurious designs to accommodate your busy schedule. Theonline store makes it easy to shop the top designer collections from anywhere, for any generation. With these added services, TIVOL will always be available to you.

Medical

BEST PEDIATRIC DENTIST

Dr. Michael LeBlanc – Jenkins & LeBlanc Dentistry for Children
8226 Mission Road, Prairie Village
913.378.9610
| KidSmileKC.com

Drs. Jill Jenkins and Michael LeBlanc formed Jen­kins & LeBlanc Dentistry for Children in 2005 to create the best dental experience for infants, chil­dren and adolescents, including those with special health care needs. Drs. Jenkins, LeBlanc and Rob­erts are board-certified pediatric dentists who pro­vide a compassionate team of experts, professional dental cleanings, the best restorations for children, oral health education and a kid-friendly environ­ment that will put your child at ease.

BEST DENTIST

Dr. James T. Voorhees, DDS
8615 Rosehill Road, Lenexa
913.888.2474
| VoorheesDDS.com

James T. Voorhees, DDS dental practice gives patients the small-town dentist feel, even in the big city. You are not just a patient to Dr. Voorhees, you are his family. Dr. Voorhees’ love and inspiration for dentistry is derived from his personal attention to connecting with patients in a comforting and relaxing environment. His office is grateful to provide personalized care to patients in all walks of life. They believe in providing a simple approach to maintaining your natural teeth in the most cost effective way. Dr. Voorhees truly embraces patients to feel involved in the journey to their best smile.

BEST ORTHODONTIST

Fry Orthodontic Specialists

Locations throughout Kansas and Missouri.

Visit our website to find a convenient location for you and your family.
913.469.9191
| FryOrthodontics.com

Your smile is just the start! Fry Orthodontic Specialists is pleased to offer state-of-the-art orthodontic treatment for children and adults. Choose between metal or clear braces or Invisalign. At Fry Orthodontics, you will receive: free initial exam for braces or Invisalign; shorter treatment times—average time in braces is only 16 months; affordable payment plans; free 3-D retainers for life; highly trained doctors and skilled team members; conservative approach to treatment that avoids removing permanent teeth and limits unnecessary early treatment and extra appliances—this saves you money and allows most children to wear braces only once.

BEST CHIROPRACTOR

Body Basics Chiropractic
14331 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park
913.685.0023
| OverlandParkChiropractor.net

Body Basics Chiropractic offers chiropractic with an emphasis on rehabilitation. Their doctors each have more than 13 years experience and keep up with the latest techniques such as Graston, A-stim, active release, acupuncture and core stability training to give patients a well-rounded approach to health and wellness. While most patients seek chiropractic care for neck pain, back pain, whiplash and headaches, Body Basics also has great success with tendonitis, rotator cuff injuries, plantar fasciitis and many other muscle conditions.  Their goal is to give treatment and pain relief starting on the first visit. Drs. Psota, Hadlock and Rogers would like to tell their patients thank you for nominating and voting for them.

BEST DERMATOLOGIST

Dr. David L. Kaplan -
Adult & Pediatric 
Dermatology
4601 W. 109th St., Suite 116, Overland Park
913.469.1115
| APDKC.com

Dr. Kaplan teaches regularly as an associate professor in dermatology at both University of Kansas Medical Center and UMKC School of Medicine. He lectures nationally, publishes monthly in medical journals and performs ongoing research in topical medication development. Dr. Kaplan makes the time to provide skin care at no charge at a free health clinic in Wyandotte County every month in addition to volunteering for medical mission trips overseas.

BEST PEDIATRICIAN

Dr. Christine White-
Johnson County Pediatrics
8800 W. 75th St. #220, Shawnee Mission
913.384.5500
| JoCoPediatrics.com

Dr. Christine White has been with Johnson County Pediatrics since 2003. Devoted to her patients, she prides herself on knowing them and their entire families. She sees her patients as individuals and spends as much time with each of them as she needs to. Dr. White is energetic, curious and constantly learning and collaborating with other medical professionals. She is on the board of the Wyandotte Johnson County Medical Society and the legislative committee for the Kansas Medical Society. Dr. White sees patients on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.

BEST FAMILY PHYSICIAN

Dr. Marsha Weaver – 
Saint Luke’s Primary Care–Southridge
12541 Foster St., Suite 300, Overland Park
913.317.3200
| SaintLukesHealthSystem.org

Dr. Marsha Weaver has been working at Saint Luke’s for more than 15 years. Her vision is to provide comprehensive family care and help her patients achieve a state of wellness and optimal health. Disease prevention is one key to achieving this goal. She is board-certified in family medicine and takes care of patients of all ages, from newborns to the elderly. Dr. Weaver sees patients at Saint Luke’s Primary Care–Southridge, home to board-certified physicians in internal medicine, pediatrics and family medicine.

BEST OB-GYN

Dr. James Mirabile -Mirabile M.D.
Beauty, Health & Wellness
4550 W. 109th St., Suite 130, Overland Park
913.888.7546
| MirabileMD.com

After delivering more than 7,500 babies, Dr. James Mirabile stopped obstetrics to focus fully on gynecological care and hormone therapy. Dr. Mirabile and his team of nurse practitioners are among the Kansas City area’s most trusted providers for well women care, treatment for gynecological conditions and bio-identical hormone replacement therapy for men and women. Earning accolades as a Kansas City Super Doctor for 10 consecutive years and member of the Super Doctor Hall of Fame, Dr. Mirabile has built a reputation of exceptional care in a compassionate, friendly environment.

BEST OPHTHALMOLOGIST

Dr. Milton Grin – Grin Eye Care
21020 W. 151st St., Olathe
913.829.5511
| GrinEyeCare.com

Grin Eye Care in Olathe was started in 1989 by Dr. Milton Grin and has evolved into three locations and 11 doctors—five ophthalmologists and six optometrists. Grin Eye Care locations include Olathe, Leawood, and Grandview. The doctors at Grin Eye Care can care for your routine eye care as well as more complicated eye cases such as corneal problems, glaucoma, diabetic eye care, cataract surgery and LASIK vision correction.

BEST VET

Blue Valley Animal Hospital
16200 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park
913.681.2818
| BlueValleyAnimalHospital.net

Blue Valley Animal Hospital is your premier one-stop pet solution offering exceptional care. Dr. Brad Spain, Dr. Mary Gardner, Dr. Kelsey Sparrow and their entire team of professionals are dedicated to providing you and your pets with continuity of care. From the second you make an appointment to the moment you leave, you will experience an animal hospital that goes above and beyond all of your expectations. The are proud to bring you full-service veterinary care, including 24/7 emergency care and urgent care after regular business hours. They also offer boarding and grooming services to keep your pets happy and looking great!

BEST COSMETIC SURGEON

Dr. John Michael Quinn – 
Quinn Plastic Surgery 
Center and Medical Day Spa
6920 W. 121st St., Leawood
913.492.3443
| QuinnPlasticSurgery.com

Quinn Plastic Surgery Center is a cosmetic surgery practice providing Johnson County, Leawood and Kansas City residents with personal care and exceptional results. Dr. John Michael Quinn has more than 29 years of experience in performing plastic surgery procedures on patients of all ages and body types. Dr. Quinn prides himself on his ability to listen to patients in order to achieve the desired result. His customized procedures set him apart, producing beautiful and natural-looking results for his patients. Dr. Quinn is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

BEST MEDSPA

Rajeunir Medical Spa
14344 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park
913.906.0660
| RMedSpa.com

Since 2003, Rajeunir Medical Spa has been a leading Kansas City medical spa. They now offer medical spa services in three Kansas City spa locations: Overland Park, Lee’s Summit and North Kansas City, all overseen by Dr. Levi Young. The largest locally-owned medical spa in the area, Rajeunir Medical Spa offers free consultations on face and body skin conditions including acne, unwanted hair, tattoo removal, fat removal and more. The specialize in treatments such as Coolsculpting, Botox, Jevederm, Latisse and more.

BEST NAIL SALON

Bella Nails & Spa
11136 S. Lone Elm Road, Olathe
913.499.9548
| BellaNailsNow.com

Bella Nails & Spa is a nice, clean, unique and modern nails salon, but what makes them who they are is their technicians, the best of the best. They are energetic, passionate and, most importantly, they deeply care about your service and your experience.

BEST FITNESS CENTER

Life Time Fitness 
Overland Park
6800 138th St., Overland Park
913.239.9000
| LifeTimeFitness.com

Life Time delivers an unmatched athletic resort experience and provides a comprehensive healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment experience that goes beyond fitness to encompass the entire spectrum of daily life for individuals, couples and families of all ages. From floor to rooftop, Life Time is built to be your home away from home. Life Time Fitness Overland Park offers distinctive, branded programs and services including: personal and TEAM training; weight loss; group fitness; tennis, racquetball and squash; swim; Ultimate Hoops; LifeSpa; LifeCafe; a child center; run club; rock wall access and much more.

Family

BEST KIDS ACTIVITY

Deanna Rose 
Children’s Farmstead
13800 Switzer, Overland Park
913.897.2360
| OPKansas.org

Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead brings an early 1900s frontier Kansas farm to families living in the city. Visitors can see more than 250 animals and birds, learn about growing flowers and vegetables, or experience an Indian encampment, a one-room country schoolhouse and a turn-of-the-century main street. Parents will treasure memories of children bottle-feeding baby goats, milking cows and riding horse-drawn wagons through the woods.Open from April 1 through October 31 each year, there are numerous seasonal activities, including Pumpkin Hollow and Night of the Living Farm.

BEST PRIVATE SCHOOL

Saint Thomas Aquinas High School
11411 Pflumm Road, Overland Park
913.345.1411
| StASaints.net

Established in 1988, Saint Thomas Aquinas High School is a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. The school’s mission is to challenge and nurture each student to develop their God-given spiritual, intellectual, social and physical potential. Students are encouraged and empowered to strive for excellence in all aspects of their high school experience. Students are provided with tools for unsurpassed academic achievement along with the reinforcement and continuing formation of their Catholic faith. Taught by a committed faculty, students of all academic abilities are challenged to surpass their expectations as the school prepares them for success in college and life.

BEST DOG CARE/GROOMING

Woof’s Play & Stay
6465 E. Frontage Road, Merriam
913.403.9663
| WoofsPlayStay.com

Woof’s Play, Stay & Grooming offers dog boarding, day care and grooming for our furry friends. Your pups have access to more than 8,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor play space and have access to the outdoors all day long. Warehouse curtains help keep the inside climate-controlled year-round. The outdoor play space allows the dogs to enjoy the pools, fresh air and sun while running around on field turf. While boarding, dogs have their own private rooms where they eat and sleep and still get to enjoy a full day of play while staying. They also offer full-service grooming including nail trim, baths, haircuts and Furminators.

HomE + Design

BEST ROOFER

Premier Roofing Company Kansas City
1111 W. 29 St., Kansas City
816.254.7663
| Premier-Roofing.com

Premier Roofing Company believe that quality craftsmanship, straight talk and prompt customer service are the keys to a successful contracting business. Premier is accredited and highly-rated by the Better Business Bureau and a member of Tom Martino’s Troubleshooter Network.Through hard work and integrity, Premier Roofing has strived through both the good and trying times. Premier Roofing is a GAF Master Elite Weather Stopper Roofing Contractor. GAF is the oldest and largest roofing manufacturer in the United States, and they provide the most attractive and reliable asphalt residential roofing products on the market.

BEST HOME BUILDER

Don Julian Builders
15521 W. 110th St., Lenexa
913.894.6300
| DonJulianBuilders.com

Don Julian Builders takes pride in exceptional quality and customer service to meet their clients’ desires and expectations. Utilizing their vast experience in custom home building, a design build approach and attention to detail, they help each individual client realize their vision and help guide you in selecting the perfect location for your new home.  Don Julian Builders will build in any subdivision in the metro area of Kansas City.

BEST HOME REMODELER

Schloegel Design Remodel
311 W. 80th St., Kansas City
816.361.9669
| RemodelAgain.com

Schloegel’s family of services includes design-remodel, express custom kitchens and baths, and handyman services. Schloegel works with homeowners in design through construction to deliver the ultimate dream space. They settle for nothing less than each customer’s utmost satisfaction. The Schloegel team’s communication and organization ensure homeowners are always up to date on their project’s status and that the project is completed on schedule.

“We believe that the keys to building a successful business are a total focus on the customer experience, professional involvement and community engagement.” –Jake Schloegel

BEST PAINTER

Fritz Painting
26466 W. 144th Terrace, Olathe
913.782.4655
| FritzPainting.com

Fritz Painting is a family-owned and operated business servicing the Kansas City metro area since 1980. Established to perform both residential and commercial painting and drywalling, Fritz Painting was formally known as F & L Painting. Fritz Painting has had the opportunity to work with several prominent builders in the metro area. These experiences have solidified Fritz Painting’s reputation for skilled application of lacquer, enamel, the various types of paint and stains for interior and exterior paint projects and for providing clients with cost efficient methods for meeting project requirements.

BEST LANDSCAPER

Ryan Lawn & Tree
5425 Antioch Drive, Merriam
913.381.1505
| RyanLawn.com

Ryan is an employee-owned, role model company in the green industry. They make the outdoors more beautiful, combining science and nature. They pay well, hire the right people, care about staff and help each person be the best they can be. They have that same caring attitude for our customers. Because of their efforts, Ryan Lawn and Tree has a tremendous reputation in their communities. These relationships are built on a foundation of integrity and trust. They do all of this in an environment of serving their Lord with everything they do. Their learning, growing, spiritual environment is making them a sought-after company to be a part of and work for.

BEST LAWN CARE

Aspen Lawn & Landscape
1265 N. Winchester St., Olathe
913.829.6135
| AspenLawn.com

Aspen Lawn & Landscape has provided professional services to south Kansas City since 1985. During this time, they have achieved a customer retention rating of over 97 percent annually. They have attained this remarkable rate because they truly believe in creating lasting relationships. Over the years, they have put together an impressive team of people whose knowledge and experience in the industry are unsurpassed.Their mission it to exceed the client’s expectations while providing the finest, efficient and most dependable lawn care and landscaping in Johnson County.

BEST PLUMBER AND 
BEST HEATING AND COOLING

Anthony Plumbing Heating Cooling
15203 W. 99th St., Lenexa
913-268-4669
| AnthonyPHC.com

Since 1951, Anthony Plumbing Heating Cooling is Kansas City’s most trusted plumbing, heating and cooling provider with “The Technicians You Can Trust With Your House Keys.” AnthonyPHC has the largest customer referral network in the Kansas City area. All AnthonyPHC technicians are are drug tested and background checked, and, holding to a strong heritage of expertise and customer satisfaction, AnthonyPHC technicians participate in weekly classroom and hands-on training. The Anthony Service Agreement Program (A.S.A.P.), extends the life of customer’s heating, cooling and plumbing system with annual preventative maintenance and is widely supported by manufacturers and customers. AnthonyPHC provides service seven days a week and is always open to attend to our customer’s needs.

BEST PEST CONTROL

Joshua’s Pest Control
14635 W. 101st Terrace, Lenexa
913.416.1205
| JoshuasPestControl.com

In the Johnson County area, whether you’re looking for pest control in Lenexa or pest control in Overland Park, you can turn to Joshua’s Pest Control as your residential or commercial pest control partner. Joshua’s Kansas City pest control experts are dedicated to providing the best service in the pest industry. They’re more than a pest control company—they’re your neighbors. Every day, they work to make the community a better place, from fighting pests to doing volunteer work. You’ll find Joshua’s Pest control is raising the bar in the pest control industry because their business is about more than the bottom line—it’s about helping people.

BEST CLEANING SERVICE

The Maids of Johnson County
8220 Robinson St., Overland Park
913.648.7331
| MaidsOfJohnsonCounty.com

The Maids of Johnson County is a locally-owned and operated Kansas City home cleaning business serving the communities of Johnson County. Recognized for their 22-Step Healthy Touch® Deep Cleaning System, The Maids is the only franchised residential cleaning service that combines environmentally friendly cleaning products and the latest cleaning equipment and technology with a tried and tested process, to provide the cleanest, healthiest living environment possible. Their relentless commitment to customer satisfaction is what drives them. When it comes to home cleaning and maid services, you can be confident you’ll get a five-star service each and every time.

BEST REALTOR

Kristin Malfer – Malfer & Associates
Malfer & Associates: 6927 Tomahawk Road, Prairie Village
The Malfer Studio: 1920 W. 143rd St., Suite 200, Leawood
ReeceNichols Leawood: 5000 W. 135th St., Leawood
ReeceNichols Country Club Plaza: 434 W. 47th St., Kansas City
913.800.1812
| KristinMalfer.com

For more than a decade, Malfer & Associates has been a market leader in real estate servicing home buyers and sellers in all price points. Kristin Malfer and her team of agents provide their clients with the utmost professionalism with their innovative marketing, exceptional customer service and added benefits including home staging and professional photography. Their white glove concierge service is provided at no additional cost. They are the only real estate group in Kansas City to offer the ultimate real estate experience with The Malfer Studio and the upcoming opening of Malfer & Associates. The Malfer Studio and Malfer & Associates locations coupled with the team’s superior reputation and customer service makes them the only choice when finding your dream home or selling your current home.

BEST INTERIOR DESIGNER

Madden McFarland
1903 W 135th St., Leawood
913.681.2821
| MaddenMcFarland.com

Madden McFarland is a family-owned interior design firm providing residential and commercial design services in Kansas City for more than 40 years. Its talented design team works with clients on a variety of projects from new construction and remodeling to furniture selection and design consultation. The showroom in Leawood is open daily, inviting clients and new shoppers to select from a wide variety of items available in the showroom for sale or spend time with a designer to special order from the vast resource library, complete with fabrics and finish samples.

BEST FINANCIAL INSTITUTION

Commerce Bank
Headquarters: 1000 Walnut St., Kansas City
816.234.2000
| CommerceBank.com

At Commerce Bank, customers are at the center of all that they do. And they do a lot, from giving businesses more room to grow to helping families plan for their future. Commerce gets excited about people’s goals—almost as excited as they do. Fortunately, Commerce has more than 150 years of experience and many strong, established products and services to back them up, including lending, payment processing, trust, brokerage and capital markets services.

BEST WEALTH MANAGER

Peter Carmack – Wells Fargo Financial Advisors
7400 West 130th St., Southcreek 9, Suite 200, Overland Park
913.402.5110, 877.368.8001
| Home.WellsFargoAdvisors.com

As a financial advisor with knowledge and experience in retirement planning, Peter Carmack helps people plan for the retirement that they desire. He operates a comprehensive investment planning and wealth management practice that focuses on helping clients create, grow and protect their wealth.

BEST INSURANCE AGENT

Debbie Swinney – State Farm
2099 E. 151st St., Suite 100, Olathe
913.782.3289
| StateFarm.com

Debbie Swinney has been a local State Farm agent since 1991. Her favorite part of her job is getting to know her clients and making sure they are taken care of.Debbie is active in the community as well; she currently serves as a board member for KVC for Children. In her spare time, Debbie loves to cook, garden, travel and spend time with her beautiful grandchildren.

BEST RETIREMENT COMMUNITY

Tallgrass Creek
13800 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park
913.897.2700
| EricksonLiving.com

Set on 65 acres in the beautiful community of Overland Park, Tallgrass Creek is the most sought-after retirement address in the Kansas City. Tallgrass Creek offers adults age 62 and older a maintenance-free lifestyle and a fantastic assortment of amenities in an ideal location. The majority of Tallgrass Creek residents enjoy life in an independent living apartment home, but Tallgrass Creek also offers assisted living, memory care, rehabilitation and skilled nursing care at the on-site continuing care neighborhood.

BEST HOME DECOR AND FURNISHINGS

Crowley Furniture
6821 W. 135th St., Suite B, Overland Park
816.781.8002
| CrowleyFurniture.com

Crowley Furniture is proud to be Kansas City’s hometown furniture store. Commitment to their customers is expressed through quality furniture and mattress selections as well as exceptional, personalized service.  Crowley Furniture has three retail locations in Liberty, Lee’s Summit and Overland Park and a central office and distribution center in Independence, allowing them to offer the entire Kansas City metro area a convenient, local shopping experience and full-service delivery. The company looks forward to continuing the tradition of “just-for-you” home furnishing solutions, leading-brand mattress options for a great night’s sleep and the best customer care for many years to come.