Voters selected financial institutions, advertising and marketing firms, utilities and government/civic organizations among the best partners for businesses.

Voters selected financial institutions, advertising and marketing firms, utilities and government/civic organizations among the best partners for businesses.

Ad Agency

SBC Advertising persuaded readers to retain it on top, with Fahlgren Mortine following as a close second.

Bank

Huntington remains the hunted, holding onto first place for the fifth consecutive year, chased again by second-place Chase.

Chamber of Commerce

Columbus Chamber remains the favorite, with the Dublin Chamber of Commerce following as runner-up.

Credit Union

Pathways Financial Credit Union holds steady as number one for a second year, with Kemba Financial Credit Union a new second-place finisher.

Data Center

Cologix is the new winner, following its acquisition of last year's first place DataCenter.BZ, with OCLC connecting as this year's new runner-up.

Energy Company

IGS Energy powers past American Electric Power to climb from second to first place, short-circuiting AEP's bid for a fourth consecutive win and leaving it as this year's runner-up.

Information Technology Company

QSI (Quick Solutions Inc.) repeats as winner, keeping ICC (Information Control Co.) again in second place.

Insurance Brokerage

Accelerated Benefits ensures itself the top spot after moving up from second last year, with the SEBO Group as this year's new number two.

Insurance Company

Nationwide repeats its claim for first place, as State Farm again secures second-place honors.

Internet Service Provider for Business

Time Warner Business Class connects with readers to secure a win for the sixth straight year, as AT+T again lays claim to second place.

Logistics Provider

Exel moves readers to put it in sole possession of first place after sharing top honors last year with ODW Logistics Inc., this year's runner up.

Manufacturing Company

Worthington Industries puts together another win, keeping Honda of America Manufacturing Inc. again in second place.

Mobile Phone Service Provider

Verizon again gets the call for top honors, with AT&T holding its own in second place.

Printing Company

Hopkins Printing makes an impression in first place, with Monk's Copy Shop coming in second.

Promotional Products Company

Artina Promotional Products is again readers' favorite, as Leaderpromos again follows as runner-up.

Public Relations Firm

Fahlgren Mortine regains top billing after being bested last year by SBC Advertising, this year's number two.

Suburb to Do Business

Dublin repeats to claim top honors, with Westerville again earning runner-up status.