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2015 Armstrong Spallumcheen Business Awards and the Nominees are…
The Armstrong Spallumcheen Chamber of Commerce Business Awards recognize local businesses that have demonstrated a pursuit for excellence in customer service and innovation. The awards also promote the advancement of responsible business leadership and mentoring within the community.
The nomination process has closed and the following businesses are to be congratulated for being nominated:
VantageOne Credit Union; Valley First Credit Union & Insurance Services
The winners in each category will be announced at the Awards Ceremony and Gala Saturday April 25. In addition to a perpetual plaque, each winner will receive a keeper trophy courtesy of Your Dollar Store with More Armstrong and a gift basket sponsored by Terroir Cheese, Lavina Estate Wine and Askews’ Foods.
Door open at 7pm with an opportunity to visit the new member showcase’ and enjoy refreshments before ‘Sailing Away’ to enjoy a two hour cruise hosted by MCs Sean Newton and Phil Hughes.
The evening will feature dancers from Armstrong Dance Academy in addition to a Treasure Chest sponsored by Royal LePage Downtown Realty, Wine Wall and door prizes donated by local businesses. The finale will be the announcement of the lucky winner of a houseboat vacation sponsored by Twin Anchors Houseboats. Those in attendance will leave with mementos of the evening provided by Final Touch Printing and Chocoliro Finest Chocolate.
The gala event will be held at Centennial Theatre in Armstrong and a limited number of tickets are available by calling 546-8155 or in person at the Armstrong Spallumcheen Chamber of Commerce 3550 Bridge Street.
Proud sponsors of this event are Twin Anchors Houseboats, The Boutique, Armstrong Regional Co-operative, Valley First Insurance Services, Armstrong Parks & Recreation, The Morning Star and 107.5 KISS.
DID YOU KNOW?
That the IPE Parade is run by US
The Armstrong Spallumcheen Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Centre
DID YOU ALSO KNOW, YOUR MEMBERSHIP GAINS YOU A SPOT.
It's that time of year again!
Start thinking about your entry in the 2015 IPE Parade
This years theme:
"Udderly Awesome" Party Till The Cows Come Home!!
Click above to print off an entry form and bring it on in.
Taste of Art in Armstrong - Sat June 6th
The Spallumcheen Armstrong Arts Council in partnership with the Armstrong Food Initiative Society and the Armstrong Spallumcheen Chamber of Commerce is organizing the 2nd "Taste of Art in Armstrong" Sat. June 6 . If you are interested
click the poster for more info.
Around Armstrong Advertising - click poster for info
Looking for an affordable way to promote your business or event? The Morning Star is offering an 'Around Armstrong' page every other week - with a great rates for members.
Please let us know so we can help promote it! SUBMIT YOUR EVENT HERE
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