The 11th annual Salt Spring Business Awards event, presented by the Salt Spring Chamber of Commerce, was held at ArtSpring on Thursday, Oct. 20.
• Small Business (under 15 employees) – El Loco Taco
• Non-Profit Association – Lady Minto Hospital Auxiliary Society
• New Business – Whiskers Pet Store
• Agricultural/Farm Business – Singing Bird Farm
• Green Business – Net Change Consulting Inc.
• Trades & Construction Business – Scott’s Plumbing and Heating
• Tourism Business – Western Splendour Tours and Charters
• Outstanding Customer Service – Roly Poly Rice Balls
Larger businesses received certificates of appreciation. More than 90 different ventures and associations were nominated, with a portion of those submitting the documentation required in order to be judged in their category.