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Annual Awards Dinner. 2017-12-11T14:39:35+00:00

Annual Awards Dinner presented by Bank of the Pacific

Every year we honor those businesses that stand out above the rest. On Thursday, November 30, we celebrated the successes of our  member businesses and highlighted their contributions to the community. We also honored individuals whose civic-minded dedication and  professional integrity left the audience of 440 inspired and encouraged.

Congratulations to the award recipients and finalists!  Click on the YouTube links below to see the videos that were produced by Veritas Media Productions for the Annual Award Dinner!

Woman of the Year – Susan Trimingham  https://youtu.be/YeYRGi2elDU

Man of the Year – Bob Morse   https://youtu.be/qhN2mP7sT2o

CEO of the Year – Wes Herman of Woods Coffee  https://youtu.be/h4Ik9WupwXU

Chamber Ambassador of the Year – Danielle Rosellison of Trail Blazin’ Productions  https://youtu.be/X-Z8kLBR_7c

Tourism Business of the Year – The Inn at Lynden  https://youtu.be/KAOHtFPJdlE

Nonprofit Organization of the Year – Skookum Kids https://youtu.be/ShkMHXqwnzc

Green Business of the Year – Andgar Corporation https://youtu.be/PuHYEqHLRAg

Small Business of the Year – Launching Success  https://youtu.be/tvBOlsOaIxc

Large Business of the Year – Hempler Foods Group  https://youtu.be/QJPRxZW2KFk

Young Professional of the Year – Shultzie Willows of Lydia Place (no video)

Award Finalists

Large Business Finalist – Bellingham Automotivehttps://youtu.be/lyCAdB9DEFM

Large Business Finalist – Bellingham Cold Storagehttps://youtu.be/z_LkYD0BHRo

Large Business Finalist – First Federal – https://youtu.be/7EgBY_W7lq4

Small Business Finalist – Pozie by Nataliehttps://youtu.be/g2kcmHa_AwY

Small Business Finalist – Veritas Media Productionshttps://youtu.be/2iMJaLI5SDM

Small Business Finalist – WhatcomTalkhttps://youtu.be/2Kd5DU_f3yo

2015 Annual Awards Dinner. Photo by Radley Muller Photography

2015 Annual Awards Dinner. Photo by Radley Muller Photography

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2015 CEO of the Year – Mike Hammes of RAM Construction. Photo by Radley Muller photography.

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2015 Annual Awards Dinner. Photo by Radley Muller Photography

2015 Annual Awards Dinner. Photo by Radley Muller Photography

2015 Annual Awards Dinner. Photo by Radley Muller Photography

Previous Award Winners

Thank you to our 2017 presenting sponsor:

Thank you to our 2017 award sponsors:

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First Federal

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Our Exclusive Photography sponsor:

Radley Muller

And Our Exclusive Video sponsor:

Floral sponsor:

Awards and trophy sponsor:

Hostess gifts sponsor:

Thank you to the reception partners:

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