Downtown Whitby BIA


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Congratulations to the Nominees!

It's that time of year again!

The BIA is proud to give a shout-out to all of our members nominated at the Peter Perry & Business Achievement Awards. 

The annual Peter Perry & Business Achievement Awards recognizes those in our community making an impact. The Prestigious Peter Perry Award, awarded by the Whitby Chamber of Commerce since 1955, honours the lifetime community achievements of Whitby’s outstanding contributors. The Business Achievement Awards program publicly recognizes local businesses that demonstrate excellence, a commitment to their community and a strong entrepreneurial spirit.

Visit the Whitby Chamber's website for more info.

Businesses Nominated are as follows, with Downtown Whitby BIA Businesses bolded:

Business Achievement Award (1-15 Employees)

Brock St. Brewing Co.
MacAskill Chiropractic and Wellness Centre

Two Men and a Truck

Business Achievement Award (16-49 Employees)

Collins Barrow Durham
Deighton Associates Ltd.

Business Achievement Award (50+ Employees)

Abilities Centre
Boys and Girls Club of Durham
Royal Ashburn Golf Club

Todd Skinner Young Entrepreneurs & Professionals Award

Andrew Valyear, Skyview Electronics Inc.
Denise Laframboise and Nicolee Evans, The Red Pin Mortgage Brokerage
Shawn Walsh, Step by Step Pro DJ

Business Person of the Year Award

Connie Heron, Connie’s Brooklin Village Shoppe Ltd.
John Draper, Together We Rock! Inc.
Karey Anne Large, Kake Kreations

New Business of the Year Award

Cupcake Junkie Bakery & Café
Durham Escape Rooms
Rawlicious Whitby

The Peter Perry & Business Achievement Awards gala is an unforgettable night for Whitby, steeped in tradition and ceremony.
Liam Nichols