Congratulations 2023 Business Awards Winners and Finalists
The Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the recipients of The Chamber’s 2023 Greater Victoria Business Awards. Finalists for the prestigious awards represented a range of future-thinking businesses, ranging from sustainable menstrual care innovators to electric planes to long-time local institutions.
The winners and finalists, listed below, have distinguished themselves across 14 Business Award categories, including outstanding customer service, sustainable business practices, emerging businesspeople and long-term leadership. The recipients were chosen by an independent panel of prominent business leaders who served as judges.
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2023 Greater Victoria Business Awards Finalists
Business of the Year (1-10 Employees)City of Victoria
Business of the Year (11-39 Employees)
- Winner: L.A. Limousines & Transportation Services - video
- Finalist: Songhees Events & Catering - video
Business of the Year (40+ Employees)BCLC
Business Person of the Year
- Winner: Dave Stephens, LIDA Homes Inc. - video
- Finalist: Brenda Ollis, Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites - video
Chamber Award of DistinctionTimes Colonist
Chamber Member of the YearAir Canada
Community BuilderCoast Capital Savings
Emerging Business Person of the Year
- Winner: Mackenzie Wavryk, Upcycle Clothing Collective - video
- Finalist: Jeff Crone, Fig’s Mobile Detailing - video
InnovationUniversity of Victoria, Peter B. Gustavson School of Business
Non-Profit of the YearChildren’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island
Outstanding Customer ServiceInnov8 Digital Solutions Inc.
Outstanding Workplace of the YearTELUS
Sustainable Business PracticesCamosun College