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Winners Business Awards 2015

Congratulations to all of the incredible businesses who were nominated, the finalists and ultimately the winners of this year's 2015 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. Watch these great videos of our finalists here. To get a digital copy of our program guide -click here.

The 2015 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
Inn at the Laurel Point • video
Finalist: BCHAZMAT Management Ltd. video 

New Business; sponsored by Peninsula Co-Op
Kgeez Cycle  video
Finalist: Beverly Carter Notary Public  video

Business of the Year (1-10 Employees); sponsored by Chamber of Commerce Group Insurance Plan
Fort Realty Ltd.  video
Finalist: Leap  video 

Business of the Year (11-25 Employees); sponsored by First Data Canada
Graphic FX Signworks  video 
Runner-up: Pacific Rim College  video

Business of the Year (26-75 Employees); sponsored by Greater Victoria Development Agency
Victoria Airport Authority  video
Finalist: Orca Spirit Adventures  video 

Business of the Year (76+ Employees); sponsored by Capital Magazine
Specific Mechanical Systems Ltd.  video 
Finalist: The Root Cellar Village Green Grocer  video 

Employer of the Year; sponsored by Air Canada
Peninsula Co-op  video 
Finalist: Island Savings, a division of First West Credit Union  video 

Innovation; sponsored by University of Victoria, Peter B. Gustavson School of Business 
Rumble  video 
Finalist: Picture This 3D Inc.  video

Outstanding Customer Service; sponsored by Technology Guys IT Solutions Inc.
Harbour Air Seaplanes  video
Finalist: Bath Fitter  video

Sustainable Business Practices; sponsored by The Chamber 
Oughtred Coffee & Tea Ltd. video
Finalist: The Truffles Group  video

Business Person of the Year; sponsored by United Way of Greater Victoria
Daniela Cubelic, Silk Road Tea video 
Finalist: Dan Dagg, Hot House Marketing  video

Young Entrepreneur of the Year; sponsored by Royal Roads University
Carmen Moya, Farm Food To Go video 
Finalist: Sharon Rai, Sharon Rai Hair & Makeup Artistry  video 
Employee of the Year; sponsored by CHEK News 
Heather Greenlees, English Inn  video  
Finalist: Ryley Carter, Innovative Fitness Victoria  video 

Governors' Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

Dr. Nazmudin (Naz) G. Rayani

Heart Pharmacy Group

Click here for his story.
Click here for his video interview.


Chamber of Commerce Group Insurance Plan University of Victoria Co-operative Education Program and Career Services