2021 Business Excellence Awards Winners

The Penticton and Wine Country Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards recognize and celebrate businesses and business leaders who have made positive contributions to the community throughout the year.

Penticton Chamber announces the winners for our 34th Annual Business Excellence Awards at the Starry Nights Celebration presented by Total Restoration Services on Friday, November 19th.

The Penticton & Wine Country Chamber of Commerce congratulates all winners, finalists and nominees of this year’s awards. This year’s awards gala was a hybrid celebration with guests celebrating in person and virtually.

The award categories, sponsors and winners are listed below:

Community Support Excellence: Barry Beefcroft Fuel Distributors sponsored by Penticton Western News

Service Excellence: Tin Whistle Brewing sponsored by Greyback Construction

Workplace Culture Excellence: Co-Work Penticton sponsored by South Okanagan Immigrant & Community Services

New Business Award: Loki’s Garage sponsored by Valley First, a division of First West Credit Union

Not for Profit Excellence: OneSky Community Resources sponsored by Omland Heal LLP

Hospitality Excellence: Slackwater Brewing sponsored Travel Penticton

Adaptation & Resilience Excellence: BRODO Kitchen sponsored by Downtown Penticton Association

Young Professional of the Year: Hollie Tayal, Modern PURAI sponsored by JCI Penticton & Graphically Hip

Business Leader of the Year: Lee Agur, Bad Tattoo Brewing sponsored by TD Canada Trust

Business of the Year: Total Restoration Services sponsored by Community Futures Okanagan Similkameen

David Kampe Legacy Award – Started in 2019, the David Kampe Legacy Award recognizes a long-standing Penticton and area resident for their long-term commitment to economic growth and community investment in the South Okanagan region – sponsored by Peters Brothers Construction

Vickie Kampe presented the 2021 David Kampe Legacy Award to Andrew Jakubeit and Ronni Carlson (LeAnne’s daughter) In Memory of LeAnne Jakubeit

General Award Criteria

Nomination & Selection Criteria

Business Excellence Awards 2021 please advance to 36.55

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