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The Best of Blackfalds Businesses to be Celebrated

posted on Oct 9 2018

Blackfalds, Alberta (October 9, 2018) – Blackfalds Businesses will be recognized next Tuesday night when the Business of the Year awards are handed out for 2018. The event that is co-hosted by the Blackfalds & District Chamber of Commerce and the Town Economic Development and Tourism Advisory Committee acknowledges all the nominees as well as the winners across five categories.

“Local small business is integral to development in our community development as well as economic growth and job creation” states Jennifer Hartigh, Economic Development Officer for the Town of Blackfalds, adding “We are excited to celebrate all the businesses that have received nominations along with the winners during Small Business Week in Canada.”

Community members are invited to join us for this informal and celebratory evening where we show our appreciation of the local businesses that are the backbone of the economic growth in Blackfalds.


What:              2018 Business of the Year Awards

When:             Tuesday, October 16, 2018

                           6:00 p.m.        Cocktails and Business Showcase 

                           7:00 p.m.        Awards Presentation Ceremony

Where:           Blackfalds Community Centre, 4810 Womacks Rd

Who:               Blackfalds & District Chamber of Commerce

                          Town of Blackfalds Economic Development & Tourism Committee

                          Nominated businesses


Nominees are recognized in five categories including Service Excellence, Retail Excellence, Community Spirit, Best New Business and Long-Standing Business.

For more information visit the Town website or the Chamber of Commerce website


For more information:

Dean Turnquist

Communications Officer