20th Annual Horizon Business Awards


Very nice event last night put on by the Chamber of Commerce as a fund raiser for their administration costs. Great to see winners were a mixture of newbies coming into town and doing things right and the old guard businesses reinventing themselves.

Here are the winners as I wrote them down;

Professional Service                     Pinch & Reid

Home Based Business                 Red Dragon Machining

Customer Service-Retail             Armitage Men’s Wear

Customer Service – Hospitality  Magpie’s Diner

Beautification Award                   Tla’Amin Convenience Store

Agricultural Award                       West Coast Fish Culture

New Business of the Year            32 Lakes Coffee Roasters

Not for Profit Award                     Inclusion Powell River

Community Impact Award          Quality Foods

Tourism Award                               Lund Water Taxi

Employer of the Year                     Tye Leishman, Owner of Tempco Heating and Cooling

Entrepreneur of the Year              Sarah & Mike Salome Costal del Sol, Coastal Cookery

Small Business of the Year           Taws Cycle & Sports

Large Business of the Year            Mitchell Brothers Merchants

Business of the Year                       Powell River Outdoors

Congratulations to all the Winners !