• Annual Gala & Nominee's Luncheon

  • Every year, the Chamber of Commerce helps businesses to grow, across all sizes and sectors in the Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows communities. Our Business Excellence Awards are just one way that we recognize and reward your success, innovation and hard work.

    The Chamber of Commerce serving Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows is proud to celebrate outstanding local businesses, organizations and individuals that make these communities a better place to work, live and play.  

    Our 2017 Business Excellence Awards will be presented at the Annual Gala, in the spring of 2018. This event puts the spotlight on many entrepreneurs, companies and organizations that help make our community a vibrant and memorable place to do business. 

    Please take a moment to show your appreciation to all the deserving Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows businesses or individuals when you see them in our community!

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  • The award categories are:

          Small Business of the Year Award (1-10 employees)

    2016 Award Recipient: Stomping Grounds Café, Bistro and Catering

    Medium Business of the Year Award (11-20)

    2016 Award Recipient: SKY Helicopters

    Big Business of the Year Award (21+)

    2016 Award Recipient: RST Instruments Ltd.

    Community Spirit of the Year Award

    2016 Award Recipient: Ken Holland

    Non-Profit Organization of the Year Award

    2016 Award Recipient: The Friends in Need Food Bank

    Agri-Business of the Year Award

    2016 Award Recipient: Severinski Farms Inc.

    Business Leader of the Year Award

    2016 Award Recipient: Tom Meier

  • ELIGIBILITY:

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    Must have conducted business operations within the area for the past twelve (12) months consecutively, prior to nomination.

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    Business does not have to be a Chamber member to be nominated, but is welcomed.

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    A business may only be selected as a finalist in one category per year.

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    Previous finalists are eligible for nomination; however, award winners are only eligible for re-nomination after three (3) years.

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    Self nominations are accepted with the inclusion of three (3) endorsements.

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    Board members and their businesses are not eligible for nomination.

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    All nominations are accepted at the discretion of the Board of Directors and judged and selected by an independent panel.