Whistler Excellence Awards

Celebrate Whistler’s innovators, trailblazers and community cultivators! Whistler’s virtual business and community awards build brands and honour local legends.

Hosted by the Whistler Chamber in partnership with Whistler Community Foundation, Arts Whistler, AWARE and presented by BlueShore Financial – the evening is dedicated to honouring excellence in the areas of service, innovation, sustainability, outstanding leadership in the arts, business and community service. The Rising Star Award catapults careers for those under 40 on the fast track to success.

Nominations for the 2021 Whistler Excellence Awards are now closed. Stay tuned for the announcement of our finalists on June 21!

 The 2021 Whistler Excellence Awards categories:

Business Person of the Year – presented by BDO

Citizen of the Year 

Innovative Business of the Year – presented by Beedie Living

Rising Star of the Year – presented by Hotel Association of Whistler

Sustainability in Action Business – presented by Cascade Environmental Resource Group

Whistler Champion of Arts & Culture – presented by Whistler Real Estate Company

*New for 2021* Resilient Business of the Year

Service Excellence – Small Business – presented by Reactive Design

Service Excellence – Large Business – presented by Whistler Blackcomb

Watch the VIRTUAL 2020 Whistler Excellence Awards!

Want a recap of last year’s event? You can still watch the 2020 Awards here:

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