Fernie Community & Business Excellence Awards

The Fernie Chamber of Commerce hosted their 2014 Community & Business Excellence Awards dinner.

On October 23, the Fernie Chamber of Commerce hosted their 2014 Community & Business Excellence Awards dinner. Guests enjoyed a champagne reception, a welcome toast by Chamber President Todd Fyfe, dinner served by CP Catering, an awards ceremony, door prizes and a presentation by guest speaker Riaz Meghji, the co-host of Breakfast Television Vancouver.

2014 Awards Winners:

New Business of the Year: Nevados Restaurant

Fernie Business of the Year: Le Grand Fromage

Outstanding Customer Service: Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

Entrepreneur of the Year: Maren Esch of Barkside Pets

Retail Excellence Award: Gearhub

Community Tourism Achievement: Claris Media

Community Impact Award: Fernie Women’s Resource Centre

Volunteer of the Year Award: Cathy Smith Clark

Employee of the Year Award: Jessica Hikida of Grow

Citizen of the Year: Kathryn Robinson