Our 2021 business excellence Awards

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VOTE: Nov 12 – 26

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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