Business Excellence Awards Nomination Form

Business Excellence Awards

  • To nominate a business for more than one category, please complete an application for each category.
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  • *Judges only have your submissions as information to base their vote *Incomplete nominations will be disqualified *Please submit one form only for each category *Nominations are not limited to Chamber members *2016 award recipients may be nominated but will be ineligible to receive the award for the same category for the second consecutive year
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Nominee Eligibility 

  • All nominees must have been in business for a minimum of one (1) year, except for New Business of the Year
  • Businesses cannot nominate themselves
  1. Business Person of the Year
  • Sets an example as a dedicated business leader and projects a positive image in the community
  • Works to motivate and encourage other entrepreneurs
  • Actively contributes to the growth of the community
  1. Business of the Year – Under 10 Employees

Any Business with less than 10 employees that is not home based that

  • Provides excellent product or service and stands behind their product
  • Maintains good customer relationships
  • Upholds an active role in the community
  1. Business of the Year- 10 or More Employees

Any Business with 10 or more employees that is not home based that

  • Provides excellent product or services and stands behind their product
  • Maintains good customer relationships
  • Upholds an active role in the community
  1. New Business of the Year

Any business, including home-based businesses, that has opened within the last year that

  • Provides excellent product or services and stands behind their product
  • Maintains good customer relationships
  • Upholds an active role in the community
  1. Employee of the Year
  • Must be nominated by manager/co worker
  • Demonstrates initiative and enthusiasm for the job
  • Performs the job above and beyond expectations and/or provides exemplary customer service
  • Works with team spirit and provides a positive work place
  1. Customer Service Award

Any business, community service group, organization, for-profit or non-profit organization that

  • Consistently provides reliable, friendly customer service
  • Goes above and beyond to meet customers’ needs
  • Provides exemplary service to their clientele
  1. Community Spirit Award

Any business, community service group, organization, for-profit or non-profit organization that

  • Whose participation in the community has significantly benefited others
  • Has contributed by giving back to the community with time, product, donations and/or support
  • That have made positive contributions to improve the well-being of Quesnel residents and/or the City of Quesnel
  1. Home-Based Business Award

Any home-based business that

  • Maintains good customer relationships
  • Provides excellent product or services and stands behind their product
  • Works towards growing their business through successful and innovative marketing
  1. Community Inclusion Award

Any business, community, service group, organization, for-profit or non-profit organization that

  • Displays leadership to foster inclusion and successfully reduces barriers for all
  • Demonstrates creative, leading- edge practices in hiring, training, and developing employees with disabilities
  • Provides an outstanding and welcoming environment and enhances accessibility for all
  1. Tourism Excellence Award

Any business, community service group, organization, for-profit or non-profit organization that

  • Provides and/or promotes an outstanding visitor experience
  • Actively encourages the growth of Quesnel & Area as a destination
  • Increases the visibility of Quesnel & Area