2015 WOMEN IN BUSINESS AWARDS

2015 WOMEN IN BUSINESS AWARDS


BCB PINNACLE AWARD - INITIATED 2015 WIB CONFERENCE

Business Cape Breton has initiated the Women in Business Pinnacle Award to honour female entrepreneurs in Cape Breton who are role models of successful business practises.  They have proven to be innovative and motivated professionals who are a credit to the business community and highly regarded by peers, colleagues and customers.

2015 INDUCTEES:

Charlene Anderson

Eileen Forrester

Corrine McIsaac

Odilia MacDonald

Mary Muise

Valarie Sampson


Award Category - Arts & Cultural Achievement

Award Sponsor:  Nova Scotia Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage

NOMINEES:

Meghan Finney, LaQuaintrelle Fashion Boutique

Eileen Forrester, Forrester School of Dance

Stacey Fraser, Celebrating for a Living

Penny Steele, Colouratura Fine Art Gallery  

And the winner is . . . Penny Steele - Colouratura Fine Art Gallery

 

Award Category - Communications

Award Sponsor:  Cape Breton Post

NOMINEES:

Jessica Klein, Beach Pea Design

Jacquelyn Mercer, First Track Skip Trace     

Mary Southwell, Internet Search Media CB  

And the winner is . . . Jessica Klein - Beach Pea Design

 

Award Category - Continuity

Award Sponsor:  Cape Breton Regional Municipality

NOMINEES:

Kim Boudreau, Kreative Design

Carol Church, Church’s Valu Foods

Carol Dixon-Nightingale, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd.  

Debbie MacDonald, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd.

Connie Stewart, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd. 

Sharon Harrison, Lantern Hill & Hollow

Alma Head, Alma’s Family Hair Salon           

Danielle MacLeod, Helen’s Bakery

Michelle Morrison, Harbourview Montessori School  

Margo Peters, Margo’s Crock Pot

Lubna Salam, F & M Ultrasound and UC Baby  

And the winner is . . . Sharon Harrison - Lantern Hill and Hollow

 

Award Category - Customer Service

Award Sponsor:  Newcap Radio

NOMINEES:

Charlene Anderson, Charlene’s Nutrition

Tracey Black – Hanratty, The Ugly Mug Cafe and Emporium  

Sarah Boutilier, Sarah Shoppers Drug Mart

Desneiges Campbell, Halo Salon & Spa

Anita Dicks, Wiggles & Giggles Day Care

Carol Dixon-Nightingale, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd.  

Debbie MacDonald, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd.

Connie Stewart, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd. 

Corinne Devoe, Corinne’s Cut and Curl

Wanda Fedora, Island Oral Health Services

Jennifer Halliday, Advanced Mobility Orthopedics

Sharon Harrison, Lantern Hill & Hollow

Alma Head, Alma’s Family Hair Salon           

Tanya Johnson – MacVicar, 2 Season Sports Inc.      

Polly Keeping, MacSween’s Flowers              

Lori Latimer-Merlin, The Ugly Mug Cafe and Emporium 

Odilia MacDonald, Marco Hearing Health               

Danielle MacLeod, Helen’s Bakery

Michelle Morrison, Harbourview Montessori School  

Coralie Murphy, Island Massage and Hydrotherapy  

Brittany Woodworth, Timeless Moments

And the winner is . . . Wanda Fedora - Island Oral Health Services

 

Award Category - Green Initiative

Award Sponsor:  Highland Landscapes for Lifestyle

NOMINEES:

Carol Dixon-Nightingale, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd.  

Lyn Duchseney, Morgan’s Brook Landscaping

Iris Kedmi, Bee Happy Farm              

Debbie MacDonald, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd.

Connie Stewart, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd. 

And the winner is . . . Carol Dixon Nightingale, Debbie MacDonald, Connie Stewart - Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd.            

 

Award Category - Impact

Award Sponsor:  Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education

NOMINEES:

Tanya Johnson – MacVicar, 2 Season Sports Inc.      

Deana Lloy, Red Label Kilts

Corrine McIsaac, Health Outcomes Worldwide

Sharon Morrison, Dragonflys and Dreams

Coralie Murphy, Island Massage and Hydrotherapy  

And the winner is . . . Coralie Murphy - Island Message and Hydrotherapy    

 

Award Category - Innovation

Award Sponsor:  Pharmacy Wholesale Services

NOMINEES:

Jennifer Halliday, Advanced Mobility Orthopedics

Carolyn MacAskill, Above and Beyond Home Care Services

Danielle MacLeod, Helen’s Bakery

Corrine McIsaac, Health Outcomes Worldwide

Amanda Morrison, Above and Beyond Home Care Services

Margo Peters, Margo’s Crock Pot

And the winner is . . . Carolyn MacAskill and Amanda Morrison - Above and Beyond Home Care Services

 

Award Category - Start Up or Expansion

Award Sponsor:  ACOA Cape Breton

NOMINEES:

Michelle Aucoin, Learn Ability          

Tracey Black – Hanratty, The Ugly Mug Cafe and Emporium  

Lori Latimer-Merlin, The Ugly Mug Cafe and Emporium 

Tanya Johnson – MacVicar, 2 Season Sports Inc.      

Valerie MacDougall, Valmac Realty

Karla MacLean, The Sugar Dish Day Spa

Brittany Woodworth, Timeless Moments

And the winner is . . . Tracey Black-Hanratty and Lori Latimer-Merlin - The Ugly Mug Cafe and Emporium 

 

Award Category - Business Women of the Year

Award Sponsor:  Business Cape Breton

NOMINEES:

Charlene Anderson, Charlene’s Nutrition     

Kim Boudreau, Kreative Design

Carol Dixon-Nightingale, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd.  

Jill Franklin, Jill’s Chocolates 

Alma Head, Alma’s Family Hair Salon           

Angela Houston, TALO Restaurant

Deana Lloy, Red Label Kilts

Debbie MacDonald, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd.

Connie Stewart, Greenhouse Co-operative Ltd. 

Danielle MacLeod, Helen’s Bakery

Corrine McIsaac, Health Outcomes Worldwide

Mary Muise, Pollett’s Drug Store

Coralie Murphy, Island Massage and Hydrotherapy  

Margo Peters, Margo’s Crock Pot

Valarie Sampson, RE/MAX Park Place

Brittany Woodworth, Timeless Moments

And the winner is . . . Danielle MacLeod - Helen’s Bakery

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL NOMINEES & WINNERS!!!  

Thanks to the 2015 Sponsors:

Questions/Comments, please email info@businesscapebreton.ca

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