Business achievement celebrated at annual Chamber of Commerce Awards

Saturday was a celebration of the accomplishments of small businesses in the Peace Region.

The Peace River and District Chamber of Commerce had its annual A Night at the Davis Awards at the Belle Centre.

The biggest moment of the evening was local Tim Hortons Owners, Barb and Gord Drummond being presented with the President’s Davis Award.

Chamber President Justin Hicks listed off the many charities the Drummonds are involved in and praised the couple in creating a welcoming and comfortable environment at their Tim Hortons locations in Peace River and Valleyview.

Below is a list of the award winners, as well as the runners up.

Customer Service Excellence Award: Simply For Life

Runners up:

  • Life Fitness
  • Aspen Grove Spa

Industry Leadership Award: Mercer Peace River Pulp

Runners up:

  • Go Auto Peace River
  • Peace River Value Drug Mart

Community Spirit Award: Mighty Peace Chevrolet/GMC/Buick

Runners up:

  • Harcourt Law Group
  • Go Auto Peace River

Business of the Year Award (Under 10 employees):  Peace River Brewing

  • Aspen Grove Spa
  • Pink Rose Day Spa

Business of the Year Award (Over 10 employees): Fountain Tire

  • Kentucky Fried Chicken
  • Avenge Energy Services LTD.

– Kenny Trenton, Trending 55 Newsroom