Businesses showcase wares at Chamber event

The RCMP booth took home the best overall award at the annual business expo, which took place at the Terrace Sportsplex April 25-26

Businesses ranging in size from the large multi-national energy companies pursuing liquefied natural gas opportunities in the northwest to home-based enterprises were on display last week as the Terrace and District Chamber of Commerce’s Business Expo 2014 took place April 25-26 at the Terrace Sportsplex.

Non-profit groups were also in attendance as were other groups, including the treaty offices for the Kitselas and Kitsumkalum.

Judges the afternoon of April 25 toured both the main arena and adjacent Hidber arena to determine award winners and here are the results:

Best Service – Northern Savings Credit Union

Best Industrial – Seabridge Gold

Best Retail – SpeeDee Office Supplies

Best Commercial – Daybreak Farms

Best Community/Government – Kalum Quarry

Best Overall (as chosen by the judges) – RCMP

WOW Award – Kitselas Treaty

The chamber has been hosting the event for more than 12 years.