Press Release - November 16, 2010
2011 Halifax Business Awards finalists announced
For immediate release- Halifax, NS, November 15, 2010 – The Halifax Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce this year’s crop of finalists for the 2011 Halifax Business Awards. The Awards which recognize talent and success in the Halifax business community had over 60 nominations this year and will take place on January 27, 2011 at the World Trade and Convention Centre.
“The Halifax Business Awards is our opportunity to celebrate the success of our business community,” says Chamber president Valerie Payn. “This is the only awards show in the city that recognizes all types and sizes of business, celebrating the drive, passion and will to succeed that characterizes business in Halifax.”
The Halifax Business Awards are intended to recognize those businesses and business people in Halifax who exemplify the best that our city has to offer: innovators, who are willing to take chances, push the boundaries and stretch the limits for success.
And the finalists are…
NEW BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
Concrete Roots Productions
Muir Murray Estate Winery
NewPace Technology Development Inc.
Rosson & Gordon Organizational Development Consultants
SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
DSM Telecommunications Inc.
Moksha Yoga Halifax
The Be Well Spa
BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
ISL Web Marketing & Development
Just Us! Coffee Roasters Co-op
RCR Hospitality Group Ltd.
BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR (alpha by last name)
Charles Cartmill, LED Roadway Lighting
Malcolm Fraser, ISL Web Marketing & Development
Joe Metlege, Templeton Properties
Boris Mirchev, Hamachi Group of Restaurants
Robert Orr, Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd.
Tickets go on sale today, November 16th, 2010. For more information about the Halifax Business Awards or to book your tickets visit www.halifaxchamber.com/content/Halifax_Business_Awards
For more information, contact:
Janet Creamer, Director of Communications and Marketing