AOT Technologies wins Business of the Year (11-39 Employees) - Victoria Chamber of Commerce Business Awards 2019

Source: Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce 

AOT Technologies wins Business of the Year (11-39 Employees) - Victoria Chamber of Commerce Business Awards 2019

Congratulations to all of the incredible businesses who were nominated, the finalists and ultimately the winners of this year's Greater Victoria Business Awards. From start-ups to local legends, the awards shine a light on hard-working businesses, business people and community leaders in 14 categories worth celebrating.  Finalists were chosen by an independent panel of prominent business leaders who served as judges.
 
The 2019 Greater Victoria Business Awards were held May 16 at the Fairmont Empress. 
Congratulations to all of the incredible businesses who were nominated, the finalists and ultimately the winners of this year's 2019 Greater Victoria Business Awards. It was the night of a lifetime.


The 2019 Awards Gala sold out in record time. To make sure that you don't miss our annual celebration of Victoria's movers and shakers next year, click here to reserve.

If you weren't able to join us for the gala event at The Fairmont Empress, you will be able to enjoy the evening vicariously. Take a look below for a full list of our winners and finalists by category. Watch these great videos of our finalists here and view the photos of the event here. For our keepsake program check out our May Business Matters in print or online in late May. 

2019 Greater Victoria Business Awards Winners

Business Leadership sponsored by Coast Capital Savings
Chard Development Ltd.    —   video
Kinetic Construction     —   video

New Business sponsored by Peninsula Co-op
Fatso High Performance Peanut Butter    —   video
Finalist: Urban Bee Honey Farm    —   video

Business of the Year (1-10 Employees) sponsored by City of Victoria
Luv-A-Rug Services Inc.    —   video
Finalist: National Education Consulting Inc. (NECI)    —   video

Business of the Year (11-39 Employees) sponsored by TELUS Communications
AOT Technologies    —   video
Finalist: LIDA Homes Inc.    —   video

Business of the Year (40+) sponsored by Wilson's Group of Companies 
Berwick Retirement Communities    —   video
Finalist: The Root Cellar Village Green Grocer    —   video

Outstanding Workplace sponsored by Ralmax Group of Companies
Fernwood Coffee Company    —   video
Finalist: CHEK Media Group    —   video

Innovation sponsored by University of Victoria, Peter B. Gustavson School of Business
WildPlay Element Parks    —   video

Outstanding Customer Service sponsored by Innvo8 Digital Solutions Inc.
Wallace Driving School    —   video
Finalist: Connect Hearing    —   video

Sustainable Business Practices sponsored by Camosun College 
Iredale Architecture    —   video
Finalist: Clean Air Yard Care    —   video

Business Person of the Year sponsored by Deloitte Canada
Toni Desrosiers, Abeego    —   video
Finalist: Brian Henry, Ocean River Sports and Adventures    —   video

Young Entrepreneur of the Year sponsored by Royal Roads University

Anton Ihl, E:Né Raw Food Sake Bar    —   video
Finalist:  Tyler Glashutter, RE-LY Metal    —   video

Non-Profit of the Year sponsored by Children's Health Foundation of Vancouver Island
Victoria Women in Need Community Cooperative    —   video
Finalist: ​Broadmead Care    —   video

Chamber Member of the Year sponsored by Air Canada
Rose Arsenault, Talentcor    —   video

Governors’ Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by The Times Colonist
Gordy Dodd, Dodd's Furniture & Mattress    —   video