Mount Pleasant Magazine Jan/Feb 2020

1 | | BEST OF 2020 2020 W W W . B E S T O F M P . C O M W e are thrilled to present to you our Best of Mount Pleasant 2020 winners. Participation was outstanding with nearly 50,000 votes cast (that’s more than 326,000 in the last eight years!) in over 200 categories. In 2020, our readers voted for their favorites in six sections: Food and Drink, Shopping and Goods, Personalities and Services, Health and Wellness, Entertainment and Leisure and Pets. We know it can be chal- lenging to find the best place in Mount Pleas- ant to get your car fixed, open a savings account, attend a yoga class, shop for groceries or eat a delicious brunch. But over the years, we all find our favorites, those places we come to trust. They make us feel at home the minute we walk in the door. And it’s to everyone’s advantage when we can share those “bests” with our friends and neighbors. Each year Mount Pleasant Magazine makes it easy for you to share your favorite places, favorite doctors, favorite restaurants, favorite everything. And if you don’t already have a favorite in one of our categories, here’s your insider’s guide to all the best Mount Pleasant and East Cooper has to offer. We enjoy celebrating so many repeat winners year after year. It’s great to see them recognized for their excellent services and products. And, of course, we love all the exciting new winners. They are obviously doing something right and adding value to this place we call home. These are the faces and businesses of our community, the very fabric that makes up our fantastic society. A special thank you goes to all the businesses and indi- viduals who participated in our Best of Mount Pleasant 2020 photo shoot at Butcher & The Boar. You can see them on the first two pages of this maga- zine. Jenn Cady did an excellent job photographing them. Jean’s Bridal pro- vided the at- tire and Vanity Salon helped with makeup and hair to ensure everyone looked their best. If you see any of the great folks fea- tured in the photo spread or on the section intro pages, please mention how spectacular they looked and what a great job they are doing at their respective businesses. Enjoy perusing each category, cleverly written by these talented writers: Cathy Bennett, Lindsay Bishop, Andrew de Holl, Stacy Domingo, Bill Farley, Jen Glekas, Teri Errico Griffis, Colin McCandless, Tonya McGue, Frances Pearce and Holly Vories. Mount Pleasant Magazine is honored to tell the story of the East Cooper community. We are also proud of each “Best of ” winner. Teri Errico Griffis, Managing Editor The Best of Mount Pleasant 2020 Meet YourWinners! 2020 W W W . B E S T O F M P . C O M