Nominations Open for 2013 Business Excellence Awards

The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that nominations are now open for the 2013 Business Excellence Awards.  Every year, the Tri-Cities Chamber, residents, employees and business owners join together to honour and celebrate business excellence.  These awards publicly recognize outstanding businesses, organizations and individuals that demonstrate excellence in business and a passion for the community.  Nominees will be recognized at our Nominees Luncheon on October 30th, 2013 at Westwood Plateau.  Finalists will be announced in the weeks following the luncheon and winners will be awarded at our annual Chamber Gala on February 1st, 2014 at the Red Robinson Show Theatre.

Businesses, organizations and individuals can be nominated in the following categories:

Small Business of the Year
2012 Recipient: Innovative Fitness Port Moody

Business of the Year (10-50 Employees)
2012 Recipient: Graytek Solutions

Business of the Year (50+ Employees)
2012 Recipient: Kiewit/Flatiron General Partnership

Community Spirit Award
2012 Recipient: Dave Teixeira of Communications Inc.

Not-for-Profit of the Year
2012 Recipient: KidSport Tri-Cities

Business Leader of the Year
2012 Recipient: Deborah Stetz, Coquitlam Centre

If you know an outstanding Tri-Cities business, organization, or individual, please show your appreciation by submitting a nomination for our 2013 Business Excellence Awards.  Deadline for nominations is September 13th, 2013.  Nomination forms and nominee requirements can be found at or in the Chamber office.

The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is a proactive network of business-minded individuals that are committed to acting as an accessible, visible, supportive and reciprocal resource to our members and the Tri-Cities at large, communicating their collective voice to help shape a prosperous business community.

Laura Melvin, Communications & Marketing