By Beverley Brooke Bly
Surrey: The celebration of the Self Employment Entrepreneurial Development Society’s (SEEDS) 20th Anniversary at the 5th Annual Business Leadership Awards was held at Surrey City Hall this past Wednesday. Over 200 attended the soiree at Surrey City Hall where Harris & DeBray played live music, and the Master of Ceremonies was television personality Leah Bolton of JoyTV. SW Media Group and AAARZU Magazine were proud Media Sponsors for the event.
SEEDS is a self-sustained, not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs, and has helped over 2,000 people kick-start their business since 1997 through specialized courses and business resources.
The awards were produced by Scantone Jones, Beverley Bly and many other volunteers of SEEDS. Awardees include:
Strategic Partner, Vancity
Focus, Glenda Watson Hyatt
Volunteer of the Year, Rachelle Paradis
Call to Action, AAJ Magazine
Facilitator of the Year, Debbie Palmer
Life Time Achievement, Catherine Ann
Photos: Midda Photography