/Nominees announced for Chamber of Commerce awards

Nominees announced for Chamber of Commerce awards

Haliburton Highlands Chamber of Commerce announced this year’s nominees
for the Business and Community Achievement Awards on March 1. They
received 127 nominations from across Haliburton County. Winners will be
revealed at the annual awards gala on March 30 at Pinestone Resort.
The nominees:


Business Achievement
Board Carpentry, Bark Lake Leadership & Conference Centre,
Haliburton Solar & Wind, Bank of Montreal – Haliburton, IJES Camera
Support Systems, Yummy Mummy Emporium and Apothecary 

Customer First – Business
& Strano, Re/Max North Country Realty Inc. Brokerage, Bank of
Montreal – Haliburton, Cottage Care Rentals, I Love Your Dog, Haliburton
Driving Range, Haliburton Solar & Wind, Hilary Morrin, Engel 
&  Völkers Real Estate, Hodgkinson Enterprises, Minden Animal
Hospital, Needful Things, Pretty Paws Pet Boutique and Spa, Walker’s
Home Hardware, Wintergreen Maple Products

Customer First – Employee
Walter – Aprons & Soaps, Donna McCallum – Abbey Retreat Centre,
Kasara McKay – Boshkung Brewing Company, Morgan Fisher – Minden Animal
Hospital, Renee Griffith – Bonnieview Inn, Shani Hurd – Cordell Carpet,
Shay Hutchings – Haliburton County Chiropractic & Rehabilitation,
Shontel Neville – Heat-Line Freeze Protection Systems, Tammy Warburton –
Highland Glass & Windows, Tracey Morrison – Kosy Korner, Trista
Greer – Shopper’s Drug Mart 

Entrepreneur of the Year
Borgdorff – Above Board Carpentry, Morgan Burke – The Birds and the
Bees, Brandi Hewson – WAI Products, Brian Nash – Haliburton Solar &
Wind, Steve Stewart – Minden Electric, Generator Solutions, Paul Roy –
Upriver Trading Company, Amanda Vollmer – Yummy Mummy Emporium and

Highlander of the Year
Brad Park, David Zilstra, Rick Lowes, Steve Todd 
Innovation & Creativity
Abbey Gardens, The Birds and the Bees, Cottage Care Rentals, Haliburton Solar & Wind
New Business
Haliburton County Chiropractic and Rehabilitation, HaliHammock, Hunters Edge, Mega Munch, Russell Red Records, TheOccurrence 
Not-for-Profit of the Year
Early Learning and Care, Rotary Club of Haliburton, Haliburton County
Home Builders’ Association, Haliburton Highlands Land Trust, Pregnancy
Care & Family Support Centre, Haliburton County Red Wolves

Skilled Trades & Industry
Board Carpentry, Brown & Co., Churko Electric, Haliburton Solar
& Wind, Hodgkinson Enterprises, IJES Camera Support Systems, Jones
Mobile Repair 

Tourism & Hospitality
Bark Lake Leadership and Conference Centre, Castle Antiques, Haliburton Forest and Wildlife Reserve 

Young Professional of the Year
Anna Schleifenbaum, Chyna Schell, Dr. Kassie Wright, Victoria Bingham