More sponsors sought for Business Excellence Gala
Awards presentation event Feb. 22 at Mill River Resort
The West Prince Chamber of Commerce will host its first ever Business Excellence Awards Gala on Thursday, Feb. 22.
Tickets to the event, which will be held at the Mill River Resort from 6 to 9 p.m., are now available for purchase online at www.westprincechamber.com. Guest speaker will be P.E.I. Lieutenant-Governor Antoinette Perry. Chamber general manager, Tammy Rix, says she has eight award sponsors and one corporate sponsor confirmed but would welcome more corporate sponsors and door prizes for the gala event.
Door prizes can be dropped off at her office at Rural Action Centre, 455 Main St., Alberton. Chamber members can join the online voting to help select the chamber’s Community Impact Award winner. There are six nominees: Community Hospitals West Volunteer Program, Western Region Sport and Recreation Council, P.E.I. Angel Dresses, Community Inclusions, Knutsford Women’s Institute and Evangeline Central Credit Union.
Other awards to be presented at the gala are Business Excellence, Emerging Business Growth Potential, Best Website/Social Media Marketing, Chamber Ambassador(s) of the Year, and Lifetime Business Achievement. In total, there are 27 nominations.