Business awards highlight Sooke’s top companies

Stick in the Mud named business of the year

Sooke Region Chamber of Commerce rep Janet Evans, left, presents manufacturing and industry award to Seaflora Skin Care’s Chantelle Line during the 2019 Business Excellence Awards on Nov. 16. (Linda Mooney Photo)

The Sooke Region Chamber of Commerce honoured the winners of the 2019 Business Excellence Awards at a gala event Nov. 16.

The top Business of the Year honour went to Stick in the Mud.

Following is the list of other winners:

• Professional services: Saseenos Veterinary Services

• Trades and skilled labour: Westcom Plumbing and Gas Ltd.

• Dining and hospitality: Wild Mountain

• Home-based business: Sooke Administrative Support Services

• Retail and services: Rustic Roots Hair Studio

• Manufacturing and industry: Seaflora Skin Care Inc.

• Not-for-profit: Sooke Salmon Enhancement Society

• Heritage: Silver Streak Boats

• New business of the year: Riverside Cannabis

• People’s Choice: Silver Streak Boats

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