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2022 Business Awards Gala October 28th

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Proudly brought to you by the Yellowknife Chamber of Commerce and our Presenting Partner, Field Law

 

 

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Our 2022 Awards will include:

SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD:

The Small Business of The Year Award is presented to a business with 20 or less employees who has demonstrated significant business achievement, service excellence and involvement in our community.

 

LARGE BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD:

The Corporate Business of The Year Award is presented to a corporation with 21 or more employees who has demonstrated significant business achievement, financial growth, service excellence and involvement in our community.

 

INDIGENOUS ENTREPRENEURSHIP AWARD:

The Indigenous-Owned Business of the Year Award celebrates the Indigenous business sector and its contributions to the local economy. The award is presented to a business who has demonstrated significant business achievement, service excellence and involvement in our community. Businesses must be 51% Indigenous owned and operated.

 

CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD OF EXCELLENCE:

The Customer Service Award of Excellence is given to a business that has best demonstrated outstanding customer service in their everyday business, and leadership in setting high customer service standards for Yellowknife.

 

COMMUNITY IMPACT AWARD:

The Community Involvement Award is given to the business whose owners or employees have demonstrated a commitment to community involvement by participating in community groups (charitable, not-for-profit, business or professional associations), and whose community work or initiatives have improved life for their fellow citizens.

 

BREAKOUT NEW BUSINESS AWARD:

The Breakout New Business Award recognizes the vital importance of new business start-ups in our community and will be presented to a business that is been in operation for less than 3 years and has demonstrated innovation and growth. This company must have a strong foundation in place for continued commercial success.

 

YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARD:

The Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award celebrates outstanding achievement by young entrepreneurs. The award is given to the business that best demonstrates effective leadership and has excellent potential for growth. The nominee must be between the ages of 18 and 35.

 

WORKPLACE HEALTH & SAFETY AWARD:

The Workplace Health & Safety Award recognizes an organization that has shown leadership through its commitment to improving its health and safety management practices or implemented a new, unique idea to create a safer, healthier work environment.

The organization must not be currently prosecuted or investigated for prosecution, for a violation under the Northwest Territories occupational health and safety legislation. All safety management and practices must be in compliance with the NWT Occupational Health and Safety Act, Regulation and Code.

 

TRAILBLAZERS WOMEN IN BUSINESS AWARD:

The Trailblazers Women in Business Award celebrates women in business and their contributions to the local economy. As successful business owners, Yellowknife’s trailblazers play a critical role in shaping our business community. The award is presented to a business who has demonstrated significant business achievement, service excellence and involvement in our community. Businesses must be 51% owned and operated by a woman.

 

INNOVATION AWARD:

The Innovation Award recognizes a business that is pushing conventional boundaries and disrupting and reshaping their industry through innovative achievements. This could include a creative business concept, the launch of a unique product or business expansion, an investment that improves service or productivity, or the introduction of something new to Yellowknife.

 

Congratulations To Last Year's Award Winners!

Resilient Small Business of The Year Award
Piercings by Haylee J

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resilient Large Business of The Year Award
Det’on Cho Management LP

Indigenous Entrepreneurship Resiliency Award
ArTech Engrave

Customer Service Award of Excellence
Weaver and Devore

Community Impact Award
Dragon Toner Law Office

Resilient New Business Award
Anytime Fitness

Resilient Young Entrepreneur of The Year Award
PH8 Beauty Boutique

Workplace Health & Safety Award
Bella Dance Academy

Resilient Women in Business Award
Blunt YK

Innovation Award of Excellence Award
Copperhouse Eatery + Lounge 

Congratulations To Our 2021 Nominees!
Download our press release announcing our 2021 nominees here.

Resilient Small Business of The Year Award

  • ArTech Engrave
  • Bella Dance Academy
  • Blachford Lake Lodge
  • CloudWorks
  • Copperhouse Eatery + Lounge
  • D'Orient Spa
  • Juniper Health
  • Northern Security Services
  • Piercings by Haylee J
  • SheBookie Bookkeeping Services
  • Sundog Adventures
  • Yellowknife Sportfishing Adventures
  • Blunt YK
  • Jackpine Paddle
  • PH8 Beauty Boutique
  • Stanley Fitness & Boxing

Resilient Large Business of The Year Award

  • Bank of Montreal
  • Det'on Cho Management LP
  • Rochdi's Your Independent Grocer
  • The Explorer Hotel

Indigenous Entrepreneurship Resiliency Award

  • ArTech Engrave
  • Fireside Denture Clinic

Customer Service Award of Excellence

  • ArTech Engrave
  • Bella Dance Academy
  • Blachford Lake Lodge
  • Copperhouse Eatery & Lounge
  • Crowe MacKay LLP
  • D'Orient Spa
  • Juniper Health
  • Kavanaugh Bros.
  • Northern Security Services
  • Piercings by Haylee J
  • Rochdi's Your Independent Grocer
  • C. Enterprises
  • The Explorer Hotel
  • The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy
  • Weaver and Devore
  • Yellowknife Daycare Association
  • PH8 Beauty Boutique
  • Stanley Fitness & Boxing

Community Impact Award

  • Bella Dance Academy
  • Copperhouse Eatery & Lounge
  • Det'on Cho Management LP
  • Dragon Toner Law Office
  • Juniper Health
  • Northern Security Services
  • Polar Tech
  • Rochdi's Your Independent Grocer
  • The Explorer Hotel
  • Yellowknife Daycare Association

Resilient New Business Award

  • Anytime Fitness
  • Cheetah Resources
  • Kristen Au Marketing
  • Talbot Technologies

Resilient Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

  • Piercings by Haylee J
  • YK Gold and Silver
  • Jackpine Paddle
  • PH8 Beauty Boutique

Workplace Health & Safety Award

  • Bella Dance Academy
  • Juniper Health
  • Kavanaugh Bros.
  • Northern Security Services
  • Piercings by Haylee J
  • The Explorer Hotel

Resilient Women in Business Award

  • ArTech Engrave
  • Bella Dance Academy
  • D'Orient Spa
  • Fireside Denture Clinic
  • For Women Only
  • Outcrop Communications Ltd.
  • Piercings by Haylee J
  • SheBookie Bookkeeping Services
  • C. Enterprises
  • Blunt YK
  • PH8 Beauty Boutique

Innovation Award of Excellence Award

  • ArTech Engrave
  • Bella Dance Academy
  • Blachford Lake Lodge
  • Copperhouse Eatery & Lounge
  • Etandah Organic Day Spa
  • Juniper Health
  • Stanley Fitness & Boxing
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