Published On: Friday, 11 May 2018

Victoria Chamber Business Awards Winners Announced

Victoria Chamber Business Awards Winners Announced

VICTORIA - The Victoria Chamber of Commerce held their annual Business Awards on Thursday, May 10.

The winners are:

  • Business Leadership - Canadian Tire Hillside; Finalist: The Truffles Group
  • New Business - angela COTE Consulting Inc.; Finalist: Horizons Holistic Health Clinic
  • Business of the Year (1-10 Employees) - Engaged HR; Finalist: Atlas Junk Removal Inc.
  • Business of the Year (11-39 Employees) - Russell Books; Finalist: Oswego Hotel
  • Business of the Year (40+) - Peninsula Co-op; Finalist: Pizzeria Prima Strada
  • Outstanding Workplace - Inn at Laurel Point; Finalist: Robinson's Outdoor Store 
  • Innovation - Vecima Networks, Inc.; Finalist: Sheringham Distillery Ltd.
  • Outstanding Customer Service - Urban Smiles Victoria; Finalist: Frontrunners Footwear
  • Sustainable Business Practices - Waymark Architecture; Finalist: Abeego Designs
  • Business Person of the Year - Christine Willow, Chemistry Consulting Group; Finalist: Jim Swanson, Victoria HarbourCats 
  • Young Entrepreneur of the Year - Raul Caballero, Oui Jewellery; Finalist: Matt Peulen, Stride Propertie
  • Non-Profit of the Year - Greater Victoria Housing Society; Finalist: Silver Threads Services for Seniors
  • Chamber Member of the Year - Al Hasha of Maximum ExpressLogistics & Freight and Max Furniture  
  • Governors' Lifetime Achievement Award Winner - Eric Charman