Our 2021 business excellence Awards

Congratulations to the 2021 Business Excellence Award recipients!

The full list of the top three nominees. Congratulations to all!

Business of the Year sponsored by CHEK+

  • 1st Cathy’s Corner Cafe
  • 2nd Sooke Family Resource Society (SFRS)
  • 3rd Menard Plumbing and Heating

New Business of the Year sponsored by A Sea of Bloom

  • 1st D.A. Forbes Pharmacy Sooke
  • 2nd Bits of Bliss Confectionery
  • 3rd Collar & Comb

People’s Choice sponsored by Village Food Markets

  • 1st Sooke Food Bank
  • 2nd Menard Plumbing and Heating
  • 3rd Meanwhile in Sooke

Dining and Hospitality sponsored by Rustic Roots Hair Studio

  • 1st Cathy’s Corner Cafe
  • 2nd The Lazy Gecko
  • 3rd Route 14

Home-Based Business sponsored by EnerTech Solutions

  • 1st Meanwhile in Sooke
  • 2nd Active Reactive Field for Dogs
  • 3rd Menard Plumbing and Heating

Manufacturing and Industry sponsored by Sooke 2 for 1 Pizza

  • 1st Sheringham Distillery
  • 2nd Bad Dog Brewing
  • 3rd Stick in the Mud Roastoreum

Not-for-Profit and Volunteer sponsored by District of Sooke

  • 1st Sooke Food Bank
  • 2nd SFRS Community Thrift Store
  • 3rd Amber Academy Youth Fine Arts Society
  • 3rd Sooke Shelter Society

Pandemic Pivot Award sponsored by Stick in the Mud

  • 1st Sooke Food Bank
  • 2nd VIHA SEAPARC Vaccination Clinic
  • 3rd Route 14
  • 3rd Tidal Performance Strength and Fitness

    Professional Services: sponsored by Reliance Signature Services

    • 1st West Coast Family Medical Clinic
    • 2nd Chris Bryant, DMD
    • 3rd Otter Point Dental

    Retail and Services sponsored by Chamber of Commerce, Group Insurance Plan

    • 1st Collar & Comb Grooming
    • 2nd A Sea of Bloom
    • 2nd Sooke Family Resource Society Thrift Shop (SFRS)
    • 3rd Village Food Markets

    Trades and Skilled Labour sponsored by Menard Plumbing & Heating

    • 1st West Shack Auto Service
    • 2nd Dumont Tirecraft & Auto Centre
    • 3rd Westcom Plumbing and Gas Ltd

    The Sponsors for 2021. Thank you for making this happen!

    The 2021 BEA Winners

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    Membership Application

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    2020 Business Excellence Awards

     Congratulations! to all the finalists and winners of the 2020 awards!

    Dining and Hospitality
    Sponsored by District of Sooke

    • WINNER: Cathy’s Corner Cafe
    • 2nd runner up: Route 14 Sooke
    • 3rd runner up: Shirley Delicious

    Home-Based Business
    Sponsored by: Sea of Bloom

    • WINNER: Meanwhile in Sooke
    • 2nd runner up: Sooke PocketNews
    • 3rd runner up: Whiffin Spit Wellness

    Manufacturing and Industry
    Sponsored by: Menard Plumbing and Heating

    • WINNER: Sheringham Distillery
    • 2nd runner up: Sooke Brewing Company
    • 3rd runner up: Lainey Rae Goldsmith

    Not-for-Profit and Volunteer
    Sponsored by: Tim Ayres

    • WINNER: Sooke Food Bank Society
    • 2nd runner up: Amber Academy Youth Fine Arts Society
    • 3rd runner up: Sooke Family Resource Society Thrift Store

    Pandemic Pivot Award
    Sponsored by: Stick in the Mud

    • WINNER: Westcoast Family Medical Clinic
    • 2nd runner up: Riverside Cannabis
    • 3rd runner up: The Stick in the Mud

    Professional Services 
    Sponsored by: Rustic Roots

    • WINNER: A Sea of Bloom
    • 2nd runner up: Otter Point Veterinary Hospital
    • 3rd runner up: Sooke Veterinary Hospital

    Retail and Services
    Sponsored by: Mason Financial

    • WINNER: Stick in the Mud
    • 2nd runner up: The Artisan’s Garden
    • 3rd runner up: Bosley’s Sooke
    • 3rd runner up: Sooke Home Hardware

    Trades and Skilled Labour
    Sponsored by: Webmax

    • WINNER: Len Banner Construction
    • 2nd runner up: 24/7 Electric
    • 2nd runner up: Dumont Tire
    • 3rd runner up: West Shack Auto

    New Business of the Year 
    Sponsored by: Chamber Plan

    • WINNER: Lainey Rae, Goldsmith
    • 2nd runner up: Sooke Yarn and Fibre
    • 3rd runner up: Collar & Comb Pet Grooming

    People’s Choice
    Sponsored by Sooke News Mirror

    • WINNER: Cathy’s Corner Cafe
    • 2nd runner up: Sheringham Distillery
    • 3rd runner up: Sooke Brewing Company

    Business of the Year 
    Sponsored by: Sooke Chamber

    • WINNER: Castle Liquor Store
    • 2nd runner up: Sooke Home Hardware
    • 3rd runner up: Sheringham Distillery

    Announce $200 Gift Card Winner:
    Tera Szadkowski

    President’s Choice:

    WINNER: Webmax

    Sooke Chamber of Commerce