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Youth Business of the Year, Electric Avenue Contracting Ltd.

Andrew Giese is the owner and sole operator of Electric Avenue Contracting Ltd. located in Kamloops, BC. Andrew is a member of the Tk’emlups te Secwepemc. Electric Avenue Contracting Ltd. is a licensed electrical contractor serving Kamloops and surrounding areas. They offer a full range of services including residential, commercial, industrial construction, electrical repair service, automated systems, audio/video and security...

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Female Business of the Year, Persistence Training Centre

Persistence Training Centre (PTC), located in Merritt, BC is owned by Kylee Street, a member of the Metis Nation British Columbia. Persistence Training Centre offers specialized trainers and coaches to a wide demographic of individuals. Its goal is to increase the overall health and wellness locally and especially within the First Nations community. Ms. Street opened her first training facility...

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Tourism Business of the Year, Bannock Slap Burgers & Indian Tacos

Mr. Shane Miller, a member of the Okanagan Indian Band, received support from ANTCO in 2020 for the Establishment of his food truck business. The food truck operates in Vernon and throughout the Northern Okanagan. Bannock Slap Burgers & Indian Tacos provides hot, fresh bannock and bannock dishes at tourism locations throughout the region, as well as catering services to...

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Business of the Year, V. McMillan Holdings Ltd.

V. McMillan Holdings Ltd. is a family-owned Forest Products Trucking company and has been in operation since 1977. The business is jointly owned by son David McMillan and his mother, Vernetta McMillan, who originally founded the company with her late husband. When first established, the company primarily worked as a sub-contractor for other forestry companies in the North Okanagan. Over...

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