NAMM Top 100 Dealer Award Winners
Artisan Guitars : Winner - Best Merchandising and Display
Artisan Guitars proudly represents some of the world's finest acoustic guitar builders of this century, luthiers who in their own right are artists in every sense of the term. They provide the future heirloom quality instruments that our children and grandchildren will inherit as their musical heritage, today.
Candyman Strings & Things : Winner - Best Use of Social Media; Wanna Play Dealer Award
We're known as Santa Fe's Community Music Center! The Candyman Strings & Things is located in Santa Fe, New Mexico in a beautiful 10,000 square foot newly renovated landmark building with attractive showrooms displaying acoustic guitars, electric guitars, drums and percussion, amplifiers and pro sound, keyboards, and educational materials.
Fat Tone Guitars : Winner - Rookie of the Year Award
Fat Tone Guitars is a Chicago area shop specializing in guitar effect pedals, electric guitars and amplifiers. Fat Tone has one of the broadest selections of guitar effects and can provide effect pedal and pedalboard consulting and guidance. In addition, Fat Tone carries a great lineup of electric guitars and amps.
Simon Ripley's Music & Art : Winner - Best Website
One of the many unique features at Simon Ripley's Music & Art is the fact that we are a serious musical instrument store who is equally serious about offering fine artwork as part of what we do. This concept, which is brand new to stores in the US, is one whose time has come.
Tobias Music : Winner - Best Sales Promotion
We are Tobias Music in Downers Grove, IL. My parents opened the store almost 33 years ago. We are still in the same location, we are still one of the few " Mom and Pop " stores left here in the Chicago area. We are a fun little guitar store. We have a big guitar lessons program and we have the finest repair service in the area.
Chuck Levin's Washington Music Center : Winner - Best Curb Appeal; Best Clinics and Events
Chuck Levin's Washington Music Center has been a family owned and operated business since Chuck and Marge Levin opened its doors in a one room shop in Washington, D.C. in 1958. Chuck Levin's Washington Music Center strives every day to provide the most extensive knowledge combined with the largest inventory to insure that our customers can do anything and "Everything in Music."
West Music : Winner - Best Ad; SupportMusic Award
West Music Company's continued growth and success has, as its foundation, a rich history of providing quality service and opportunities for all people to experience the power of making music. West Music is happy to celebrate its 70th anniversary in 2011 and looks forward to the upcoming years as a further opportunity to help people of all walks of life experience the power of making music!