Chamber Awards

2017 Small Business Awards Categories

Business of the Year > 10 employees –This High Prairie and area based business with more than 10 employees has demonstrated outstanding performance, leadership, innovation, management and service over the years but particularly in the past year. Not only does this business provide quality product or service, they have also developed excellent employee-employer relationships and are involved in the community.

Business of the Year < 10 employees –This High Prairie and area based business with less than 10 employees has demonstrated outstanding performance, leadership, innovation, management and service over the years but particularly in the past year. Not only does this business provide quality product or service, they have also developed excellent employee-employer relationships and are involved in the community.

New Business of the Year –The High Prairie and area based business that has been operating for less than 2 years. The business has demonstrated outstanding performance, leadership, innovation, management and service.

Environmental Awareness (formerly Best Green Business) –The High Prairie and area based business or organization that demonstrates an ongoing commitment to the environment by considering the impact on the environment in all decision making, product/service development and business practices.

Entrepreneur of the Year –This individual demonstrates extraordinary entrepreneurial success in starting a new business or in revitalizing a mature company or organization.

Tourism and Hospitality- This High Prairie and area based business or organization has delivered a top quality product or service which had worked to promote tourism and hospitality for High Prairie and area.

Community Spirit – Individual – This High Prairie and area individual who co-ordinates projects, services, and/or events that contribute to the social and cultural well-being of High Prairie and area.

Community Spirit – Business or Organization – This High Prairie and area business or organization coordinates projects, services, and/or events that contribute to the social and cultural well-being of High Prairie and area.