Creston NewsRegional News Castlegar Chamber 2016 Business Excellence Awards SHARE ON: Wylie Henderson, staff Monday, Jun. 20th, 2016 The Castlegar Chamber Of Commerce has named the recipients of 2016’s Business Excellence Awards. The honours for Tourism Development went to Communities In Bloom. Jordan Perkins with Boston Pizza picked up the Young Entrepreneur Award. The Community Social Award was given to the Castlegar Hospice Society. Windborne Bed And Breakfast won the Home Based Business Award. Dan Rye with Kootenay Market and Brian Bogle from Safeway were tied in the Manager Of The Year category. Grand Budda Bistro was picked for Restaurant Of The Year. The Lifetime Achievement Award went to Trowelex Rentals And Sales. Central City Shoes won for Business Excellence. The award for Customer Service Excellence went to Kootenay Market. Communities In Bloom was honoured with the Green Award. Yule Anderson took home the Professional Services Award. Dirty Diggers was named Contractor Of The Year. And Kevin Chernoff was posthumously named Business Person Of The Year.