Outstanding business achievement awards handed out

Following are the winners of the 2014 Sarnia-Lambton Chamber of Commerce OBAs. The awards gala was held at the Imperial Theatre March 28. Congratulations to all the nominees and this year’s winners.

Employee Relations: Bluewater Power

Young Entrepreneur: SHINE Professional Dental Hygiene, Corynn Lumley

Marketing and Promotions: Ask Guy Event Graphics

Citizen of the Year: John DeGroot, DeGroot’s Nurseries

Not for Profit: One Tomato

Outstanding Customer Service (Individual): Jeff Baarschers, DeGroot’s Nurseries

Outstanding Customer Service (less than 5): The Cheese Store

Outstanding Customer Service (more than 5): The Automax Centre

Small Business of the Year: Blackwater Coffee & Tea Co

Large Business of the Year: Vidal Street Industrial Park

Accessibility Leadership: Tim Hortons by the Bay

Diversity Award: WorleyParsons

Business Leadership: Exit Realty, Julie Jenkins

Innovation: Sarnia Lambton Industrial Alliance , SLIA