2016 AVCC Business Awards

Valley businesses came together last evening to celebrate success during the Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce annual business awards.

In his remarks to the audience President Paul DesBarres congratulated all the nominees and noted their importance to the Valley economy.

Seven awards were presented including the Lifetime Achievement Award to the family of the late Doug Macdonald.

This year’s Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Award winners. From left: Jake Rideout, Miranda Rideout, Inquisitive Toy Company; Doug Kaizer, Maritime Chicks; Leanne Dobrota, Hutchinson Maple Products Inc.; Lyle Loewen, Eden Valley Poultry; Katie Barbour, Annapolis Cider Company; and Dawna Tibbetts and Eric Tibbetts, Tibbetts Electrical.

This year’s Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Award winners. From left: Jake Rideout, Miranda Rideout, Inquisitive Toy Company; Doug Kaizer, Maritime Chicks; Leanne Dobrota, Hutchinson Maple Products Inc.; Lyle Loewen, Eden Valley Poultry; Katie Barbour, Annapolis Cider Company; and Dawna Tibbetts and Eric Tibbetts, Tibbetts Electrical.


Outstanding New Business of the Year - Annapolis Cider Company

DSC_8509.jpg

Outstanding Micro Business of the Year - Inquisitive Toy Company


Outstanding Small Business of the Year - Tibbett's Electrical


Outstanding Large Business of the Year - Eden Valley Poultry


Outstanding Innovator Business of the Year - Maritime Chicks Limited


Outstanding Exporter Business of the Year - Hutchinson's Maple Products Inc. 

DSC_8525.jpg

Lifetime Achievement Award - Doug Macdonald