The 2015 Small Business Week awards of distinction were handed out by the Grande Prairie Chamber of Commerce yesterday evening.
In the category of Small Business of the Year with 10 to 100 employees South 40 Dental was named number one, while Echo Audio Visual Unlimited was named Small Business of the Year with under 10 employees. Other winners during Wednesday night’s awards included:
Service Superstar: Layne Luckwell of the UPS Store
Employer of Persons with Challenges: Rhonda Law of the Grande Prairie Golf and Country Club
Community Spirit: Revolution Auto Group
Best New Business: Velocity Geomatics
Employer of Choice: The L Spa and Wellness Centre
Young Entrepreneur: Dayna Nelson of D.Luxe
Marketing: Revolution Auto Group
The Innovator: Integrity Technologies
Eagle Feather: SaltMedia
The Chamber accepts nominations of businesses in the greater Grande Prairie and Peace River Region, and then recognizes the best of the best during Small Business Week. The Chamber’s final event of the week is the Business Showcase, happening this evening at the Montrose Cultural Centre.