Comox Valley Chamber of Commerce announces Chamber Awards finalists

The Comox Valley Chamber of Commerce has announced the 2023 Chamber Award finalists.

Since 1974, the Chamber Awards​ has regarded the accomplishments of corporations, corporations, and people today who have contributed drastically to make the Comox Valley an amazing community. Award types have been included and retired, expanded and revisited but the Chamber Awards have often been about excellence and provider.

‘Through our grassroots nomination system, we could not be much more happy of the calibre of nominations submitted by community organizations and individuals. With so many good quality and group-minded nominees to be identified, our judging panel experienced a most demanding position this calendar year when narrowing down our finalists,” explained executive director, Tracey Clarke.

Winners will be announced at the “GO for the Gold!” themed Chamber Awards Gala on Saturday, Jan. 27. The evening meal and awards ceremony is open up to all community customers who are invited to gown in their very best shimmery and sparkly attire. Incorporated in the price of admission is a 40 Knots champagne reception and a silent auction benefiting the Comox Valley Food Financial institution.

Tickets are out there at the Chamber’s web site:

Meet up with THE FINALISTS

#you rock Award Sponsored By NIC Faculty of Business enterprise

A youth leadership award showcasing management, ingenuity and initiative by way of contributions to the local community.

Benoit Vaillant

The Comox Youth Council

Willa Patterson

Younger Entrepreneur Award Sponsored By Wedler Engineering LLP

An award highlighting exceptional small business achievement, community involvement and group determination before the age of 30.

Jorie Gough Genuine Estate

Sustainability Award Sponsored By Berwick Retirement Local community

An award recognizing environmental sustainability and social duty becoming correctly practised, benefiting the local community and the natural environment.

Habitat For Humanity Vancouver Island North

Hakai Vitality Methods

Cumberland Cleaning Co. & Refillery

Small business Leadership Award Sponsored By Coastal Local community Credit Union

Honours an specific who evokes, contributes and serves as a good part product in the community.

Thu Robertson

Burt Heeringa

Justin White

Buyer Provider Award Sponsored By Robbins & Firm

An award recognizing just one who exemplifies excellence in buyer service.

Comox Valley Dodge

Your Fix Depot

On The Fly Cafe

Range & Inclusion Award Sponsored The Immigrant Welcome Centre & Welcoming Communities Coalition & Innovative Employment Obtain Centre

Recognizes very best procedures in attracting a diverse workforce and making an inclusive environment via accessibility, engagement and inclusion.

Edward and Parnell Barber Shoppe

Gladstone Brewing Co.

Loved ones Initially Award Sponsored By 98.9 Jet FM

Honours a company that generates a lifestyle supporting and caring for employees’ work/existence balance, parental demands and demonstrating assist for nearby children’s initiatives.

Thermo Tec Mechanical

Alitis Financial investment Counsel

Heritage Recognition Sponsored By Waypoint Insurance policies

Honours a business enterprise that has contributed noticeably to the local community for at least 25 a long time.

Woodland Flooring & Countertops

Edible Island Full Food items Industry

Innovative Organization Award Sponsored By Comox Valley Airport

Honours a business enterprise that demonstrates development in organization through technological know-how innovation and/or growth.

Damaged Squirrel Wellness

Island Tides Veterinary Healthcare facility

Not For Profit Business Award

Honours an corporation that demonstrates remarkable contributions to the neighborhood.

100.7 The Raven

L’Arche Comox Valley

Kitty Cat Buddies

Operation Independence Paws Canada

Life span Accomplishment Sponsored By Canadian Tire Courtenay

An award recognizing an particular person for their exceptional company in the Comox Valley.

Ken Grant

Annette Kozakowski

New Organization of the 12 months Award Sponsored By Grant Thornton LLP

Honours a new company creating superb neighborhood contributions with potential for ongoing expansion.

Barococo Contracting

Wildflower Mercantile

Gerritsen Brooks Appraisals

Modest Business of the Year Award Sponsored By IG Prosperity Management – Lawrence Bailey CFP

Honours a perfectly-established, modest business enterprise with superb local community contributions and achievements.

Rise And Grind Exercise & Well being

Chrissie Bowker Initiatives

Lifetime Exterior Shades

Small business of the Year Award Sponsored By MNP LLP

An Award recognizing a neighborhood-minded business enterprise demonstrating remarkable contributions with track record and achievements to match.

Woodland Flooring & Countertops

98.9 Jet FM

40 Knots Vineyard

Gladstone Brewing Co.

The Butcher’s Block

The Comox Valley Chamber would also like to thank all of their party sponsors who assistance and make this exclusive celebration feasible such as Initial Credit Union, 97.3 the Eagle, Comox Valley Document, 40 Knots Vineyard, Gladstone Brewing, Earlier mentioned & Outside of Leisure and Mackenzie Gartside & Associates.