L-R: Scott Cameron

Business awards

The View Hotel was awarded New Business of the Year at the Business Awards on June 20.

The View Hotel was awarded New Business of the Year at the Business Awards on June 20. The View Hotel also won the Tourism Hospitality Award at the event.

The event took place at The View Hotel and was put on by the Fort St. James Chamber of Commerce.

The event drew a large crowd and also saw awards handed out to The BC Liquor Store, Emily Colombo, and Bare Hands Landscaping and Design.

The BC Liquor Store won Business of the Year, and employee Nicole Jones, manager of the BC Liquor Store in Fort St. James, won Employee of the Year.

Bare Hands Landscaping and Design won awards for Innovative Business of the Year and for Home-Based Business of the Year.

Emily Colombo, economic development officer for the District of Fort St. James won the Community Booster Award.

The View Hotel

Bare Hands Landscaping and Design