Congratulations to all of the incredible businesses who were nominated, the finalists and ultimately the winners of this year's 2014 Greater Victoria Business Awards.
If you weren't able to join us for the gala event at The Fairmont Empress, you will be able to enjoy the evening vicariously. For photos of the gala event - click here. Watch these great videos of our finalists here. To get a digital copy of our program guide -click here.
The 2014 Awards Gala sold out in record time, to make sure that you don't miss next year's celebration of Victoria's movers and shakers, click here to reserve.
And the winners are,...
Business Leadership; sponsored by Coast Capital Savings
Chard Development • video
Finalist: Lifetime Networks • video
New Business; sponsored by Peninsula Co-Op
PBX Engineering Ltd. • video
Finalist: Innovative Fitness Victoria • video
Business of the Year (1-10 Employees); sponsored by Greater Victoria Development Agency
Atomique Productions Ltd. • video
Finalist: Cedarwood Productions Inc. • video
Business of the Year (11-25 Employees); sponsored by Farmer Construction Ltd.
National Courier Service Ltd. • video
Runner-up: Triangle RV Centre Ltd. • video
Business of the Year (26-75 Employees); sponsored by Grant Thornton LLP
Spinnakers Brewpub & Guesthouses • video
Finalist: Outset Media Corp • video
Business of the Year (76+ Employees); sponsored by Capital Magazine – Presented by the Times Colonist
Wilson’s Transportation Ltd. • video
Finalist: Epicure • video
Employer of the Year; sponsored by Air Canada
Accent Inns • video
Finalist: Seaspan Victoria Shipyards • video
Innovation; sponsored by University of Victoria, Peter B. Gustavson School of Business
AOE Accumulated Ocean Energy Inc. • video
Finalist: BC Cancer Agency – Vancouver Island • video
Outstanding Customer Service; sponsored by The Chamber
Balance Home Cleaning • video
Finalist: ICE – Island Centre of Hockey Excellence • video
Sustainable Business Practices; sponsored by FortisBC
Big Wheel Burger • video
Finalist: Oughtred Coffee & Tea Ltd. • video
Business Person of the Year; sponsored by United Way of Greater Victoria
Sybil Verch, The Verch Group at Raymond James • video
Finalist: Dan Dagg, Hot House Marketing • video
Young Entrepreneur of the Year; sponsored by Royal Roads University
Janna Malo, Fired Up! Paint Your Own Ceramics Studio • video
Finalist: Andrew Higginson, Higginson Consulting • video
Employee of the Year; sponsored by CHEK News
Paul Rudd, Adrena LINE Zipline Adventure Tours • video
Finalist: Chris Loran, The Q! and The Zone • video
Governors' Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
Royal Roads University
Click here for his story.
Click here for his video interview.