The New Business Award honours a new business (3 years or less from the date of incorporation) that has achieved outstanding business performance in a short period of time; demonstrates exceptional promise for continued growth; serves as an inspiration for other new businesses; and displays a commitment to the community.
- Nominee must be an active business located or operating in the Greater Victoria Region
- Nominee must have been incorporated within the last 3 years
- Nominee does not have to be a member to be nominated, but must be a member to move on in judging
- Staff, immediate family and current Board members of The Chamber are not eligible to be nominated for this award
Two finalists will be announced after the judging period and invited to attend the 2023 Business Awards on 6:00pm, May 4, 2023 where the winner will be announced.
The two finalists will be contacted and filmed for a short video featuring their business that will be presented at the 2023 Business Awards. Ideally the video should feature/highlight the person who will be representing their business at the 2023 Business Awards.
|Outstanding business performance in a short period of time||22.5%|
|Exceptional promise for growth||22.5%|
|Serves as an inspiration to other new businesses||22.5%|
|Commitment to community||22.5%|
|Other noteworthy contributions and accomplishments||10.0%|