Big occasions call for professional photographers, we know you have a favorite - it's time to tell us all about them!

Throughout the month of September we are celebrating the amazing local photographers here in Rockford for looking for Rockford's #1!

This does not mean you have to live in the city limits of Rockford, just that you are in the 97ZOK listening area.

Vote now for your favorite to be Rockford's #1. You have until Monday, September 28 at 2 p.m. to vote in this round on Tuesday, September 29  just after 8 on the Steve Shannon Show we'll announce the winner!

Congratulations to Chris Simross from Kunes Country Belvidere, formally Jack Wolf, Rockford's #1 Mechanic!

Congratulations to Rockford's #1 Outdoor Dining Location, University Club of Rockford!

Congratulations to Rockford's #1 Hairstylist, Kaysi Klaas!

Congrats to Angelica Hall, Rockford’s #1 Barista!

Congratulations to Brett Beaman, Rockford's #1 Fitness Instructor.

Congratulations to Rockford's #1 Police Officer, Rob Washo!

Congratulations to Michelle Johnson, Rockford's #1 Bartender!

Also, Congratulations to Tam Woodrow, Rockford's #1 Make-up artist!

Also congrats to Mr. Flanagan, Rockford's #1 Principal, our October winner!

Additional congratulations to Rockford's #1 Firefighter, JR Cantu!

Also to Rockford's #1 Restaurant Server, Alex Treu.

As well as Rockford's #1 Tattoo Artist, Shawn Heaton.

And Rockford's #1 Wedding Planer, Tia Lasswell.

Catch Midday Michelle on 97 ZOK from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Follow her on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.