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2016 Community Excellence Awards

 For Immediate release

October 24, 2016

 The Board of Directors of the Kicking Horse Country Chamber of Commerce would like to congratulate all the recipients of the 2016 Community Excellence Awards.

 

The KHCCC recognized some of the town’s most outstanding entrepreneurs, organisations and volunteers on Saturday, Oct 22 at the 12th annual Community Excellence Awards.

“These awards recognize the achievements and significant contribution these businesses, volunteers and organizations make to our community.” says Ruth Hamilton Executive Director of the Kicking Horse Country Chamber of Commerce. “I congratulate and thank all of this year’s award recipients for their accomplishments.”

The Community Excellence Awards represent overall achievement across many categories; the recipients have distinguished themselves as achievers in their area of expertise at the very highest level.

The recipients of the 2016 Community Excellence Awards are:

Rockies - Golden

 

         

2016 Peter Bowle Evans Award

     

Sponsored by KHCCC

   

SledGolden

         
             

2016 Community Recognition  Award

     

Sponsored by Town of Golden

 

1st Winner Joyce Deboer

         

2nd Winner Bruce McKenzie

         
             

KHCCC Directors Choice Award

   

Sponsored by KHCCC

   

Town of Golden

           
           

 

2016 Tourism Golden Awards

     

Sponsored by Tourism Golden

 

Outstanding Visitor Experience

Glacier Rafting

       

Exceptional Tourism Ambassador

Heather Mtn  Lodge

     
             

Homebased Business Award

     

Sponsored by Golden IGA

 

 Apple Island Naturals

       
             

Employee of the Year Award

     

Sponsored by Boston Pizza

 

Robyn Brown -  Golden IGA 

       
             

Employer of the Year Award

     

Sponsored by Columbia Basin 

Golden IGA - Cam Dawes

 

Trust 

   
             

New Business Award

     

Sponsored by Community 

French Connection Cheese & Fine Foods

   

Futures 

   
             

Culinary Award

     

Sponsored by GFS Foods

 

Eleven22 Restaurant

       
             

Business Beautification Award

     

Sponsored by Prestige Inn

 

Bear's Den Restaurant

       
             

Trade Excellence Award

     

Sponsored by

Zimmerman Construction

 

Louisiana Pacific - Golden

   
             

Professional Services Award

     

Sponsored by COTR - Golden

Elements Therapeutics

 
     
             

Outstanding Business Award

     

Sponsored by The Golden Star

 

Golden IGA

         
             

Mayor's Award of Excellence

     

Sponsored by Town of Golden

 

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