Innovative Business of the Year Award


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This Whistler business has shown recent innovative talent in developing a new product or service. It is creative, cutting edge, unique and out of the ordinary.

 An eligible  business must have:

  • Originated in Whistler
  • Successfully implemented an innovative concept (and possibly sold the innovation or business) and can demonstrate measurable success as a result
  • Made a considerable positive impact in their industry or on a business and this is in some way transformational
  • Potential to address an issue or critical barrier to progress in the field
  • Be creative and cutting edge in a local, provincial, national or international context


2019 Winner: Pangea Pod Hotel


The 2019 winner 


Pangea Pod Hotel

Pangea provides designer pod accommodation that’s affordable, central, and social. It’s a hub where guests meet like-minded travelers, but still have their own personal space.


The 2018 winner 


ULLR Adventure Maps

Creates custom maps from the ground up to provide adventurers with the most up-to-date, precision maps for use on their mobile devices.


The 2017 winner 


ZEP Mountain Bike Camps – Paul Howard

ZEP is a family run, professional mountain bike coaching and instructor training company, based in Whistler, B.C.