And the Winners are...?

The Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce (GLCC) hosted it’s annual Business Excellence Awards on Thursday, November 24 celebrating business excellence in Langley.

They recognized Langley based businesses, entrepreneurs, and non-profit organizations who demonstrate excellence in innovation, ethics, customer service, growth, and contributions to the community.  

Colleen Clark, the Chamber’s CEO, welcomed a sold-out crowd of more than 300 award nominees and attendees. Township Mayor Jack Froese and City Mayor Val van den Broek, along with Councillors from each municipality, attended the event in support of local businesses.  

The GLCC’s criteria-based nomination process was open to eligible businesses from June to the end of August. Submissions were reviewed and scored by a panel of judges where award recipients were selected.  All business nominees received recognition plaques.  


The 2019 GLCC Business Excellence Award winners include: 

  • Ban Chok Dee Thai Cuisine - Service Excellence Award (in the food and beverage industry)
  • Bonetti Meats - Medium Business of the Year 
  • Daryl Berden of Ridgewater Homes Ltd. - Entrepreneur of the Year Award
  • Envision Financial  - Service Excellence Award (in retail/service industry) 
  • JD Farms Specialty Turkey - Large Business of the Year
  • Kimz Angels - Community Impact Award (non-profit) 
  • Lilian Cazacu of Lillian Cazacu Notary Corporation - George Preston Memorial Businessperson of the Year 
  • New Car Dealers Association of B.C. - Environmental Leadership Award 
  • Rare Affairs Event Management - Community Impact Award (for-profit) 
  • Travel Professionals International Langley - Small Business of the Year
  • Travis Strain, CFP  - U40 Businessperson of the Year

The Township congratulates this year’s winners and all nominees for their contributions to our community and economy.