Quesnel & District Chamber of Commerce 2019 Business Excellence Awards

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* 1.

Business Person of the Year
Criteria:

• Sets an example as a dedicated business leader
• Projects a positive image in the community
• Works to motivate and encourage other entrepreneurs
• Actively contributes to the growth of the community

  1st 2nd 3rd
Justine Pelletier – Barkerville Brewing Co.
Robyn Fisher – SOS Special Occasion Services
Janey Nelson – Attitude South
Ralph Givins – J.A.R. Transport Ltd.
Kirsten Dean – Wooly Goodness
Steve Rutledge – Chemo RV
Candice Miller – Reason 2 Run
Josh Evanson – Reid Street Pharmacy
Kaara Gehring – Blended Ends
Jamie Delves – Lil’ Red Pony Feed & Supplies
Amy Quarry – Long Table Grocery

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New Business Of the Year
Criteria:
• Provides excellent product or services and stands behind their product
• Maintains good customer relationships
• Upholds an active role in the community

  1st 2nd 3rd
SOS Special Occasion Services
Red Tomato Pies
Home By Sarah Nina
Heavy D’s BBQ
BC Shoe Repair
Video Game Party Truck
Blackbird & Co Mercantile
Pivot Electric
Midnight Paint & Body

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Business of the Year – Under 10 Employees
Criteria: Any business with under 10 employees that

• Provides excellent product or services and stands behind their product
• Maintains good customer relationships
• Upholds an active role in the community

  1st 2nd 3rd
Mama C's Gifts 'n' Giggles
SOS Special Occasion Services
Inspirations Hair & Beauty Co.
Wizard’s Garage
Cap-It Genuine Truckware
West Quesnel Barber Shop
Hello Promotions & Ultimate Trophies
Craftsman Collision
Reid Street Pharmacy
Blended Ends
Cariboo Therapeutic Massage
Reason 2 Run

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Business of the Year – 10 or More Employees
Criteria: Any business with 10 or more employees that

• Provides excellent product or services and stands behind their product
• Maintains good customer relationships
• Upholds an active role in the community

  1st 2nd 3rd
Safeway
Bank of Montreal
Starbucks (South Quesnel)
Paradise Salon & Spa
Long Table Grocery
Rocky Mountaineer Quesnel
Willis Harper

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* 5.

Environmental Effort Award
Criteria:

• Promotes waste reduction and resource recovery

  1st 2nd 3rd
Inspirations Hair & Beauty Co.
Barkerville Brewing Co.
Quesnel River Pulp / West Fraser
Craig’s Table

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Customer Service Award
Criteria:

• Consistently provides reliable, friendly customer service
• Goes above and beyond to meet customer needs
• Provides exemplary service to their clientele

  1st 2nd 3rd
Super Save Gas Station
The Source (Kurtis Ford)
Willis Harper
Quesnel Bakery
Long Table Grocery
Regency Chrysler (Matt Bartsch)
Fraserview Pharmacy
Reid Street Pharmacy (Josh Evanson)
Blended Ends
Iris (Nicole Funnell)
Animal Care Hospital
Lil Red Pony Feed & Supplies
The Great Indoors HVAC Company
Service BC
Crystal Glass
Paradise Salon and Spa (Jessie Stoebel)

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Social Leadership
Criteria: Any business, community service group, organisation, non-profit organization or Individual

• Whose participation in the community has significantly benefited others
• Has contributed by giving back to the community with time, product, donations and/or support
• That has made positive contributions to improve the well-being of Quesnel residents and/or the City of Quesnel

  1st 2nd 3rd
Nolan’s Delicious Dog Treats
Community Futures
Big Bothers / Big Sisters
Evelyn Towgood
Rafter 3L Equine Sports Therapy
Debra McKelvie

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Home-Based Business of the Year
Criteria: Any home-based business that

• Maintains good customer relationships
• Provides excellent product or services and stands behind their product
• Works towards growing their business through successful and innovative marketing

  1st 2nd 3rd
Best Living Home Care
Nolan’s Delicious Dog Treats
SOS Special Occasion Services
Tailor2go
Tiny Treats
Happy Tire
Blended Ends

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Community Inclusion
Criteria: Any business, community service group, organization, non-profit organization or individual that

• Displays leadership to foster inclusion and successfully reduces barriers for all
• Demonstrates creative, leading-edge practices in hiring, training, and developing employees with disabilities
• Provides an outstanding welcoming environment and enhances accessibility for all

  1st 2nd 3rd
Tower Inn & Suites
Tiny Treats
Quesnel Bakery

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Excellence in Tourism Award

Criteria: Any business, community service group, organization, for profit or non-for-profit that delivers outstanding quality product service that enhances tourism/hospitality locally

  1st 2nd 3rd
Barkerville Brewing Co.
Robert’s Roost RV Park
Rocky Mountaineer Quesnel
Lazy Daze Resort

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