Arrowleaf Cellars is up for a commercial building award

Arrowleaf and Cadence at the Lakes up for building awards

Two Lake Country builders up for Southern Interior Construction Association Commercial Building Awards

A couple of Lake Country builders have been announced as a finalist for the 7th Annual Southern Interior Construction Association Commercial Building Awards Gala October 22 at the Coast Capri Hotel in Kelowna.

Arrowleaf Cellars and Cadence at the Lakes were both named as a finalist for the awards.

The event will honour the best in commercial and industrial construction throughout the region. Commercial and industrial properties from every corner of the Thompson, Okanagan and Kootenay regions are represented as finalists in the event.

The Awards, which annually draws the top developers, general contractors, realtors, contractors and business people to celebrate the best of the best from Kamloops to Fernie and Osoyoos to Golden”.

We are extremely pleased to once again be hosting the SICA Commercial Building Awards for the southern interior,” says Bill Everitt, SICA Chief Operating Officer. “These awards are an opportunity to celebrate the owners, consultants and contractors who bring these creative, environmentally sensitive, and innovative projects to fruition.

Business Examiner Thompson Okanagan has coordinated the Commercial Building Awards since its inception, and also produces similar programs throughout B.C., including Northern BC, the Fraser Valley and Vancouver Island.

“The projects that are nominated are exceptional and on par with any area throughout the province,” says MacDonald. “These events are great because this is a time to celebrate the people behind the scenes who make these important buildings come to life, and have them come out and take a bow for their fine work.”

Last year’s Judges’ Choice winner for best overall entry went to Southern Okanagan Secondary School of Oliver, which also took top spot in the Community Facilities category.

The finalists are:

Kamloops: CHBCI Training House, Fairfield Inn and Orabella.

Kelowna: 3935 Lakeshore, BCAA, Kelowna Flightcraft Aerospace, Orchard Ford, Queensway Transit Exchange, San Ocello Retrofit, Sandhill Estate Winery, Skyview Terraces, SOLE, Upper Avenue, Kelowna Yacht Club and the YMCA Renovation.

Lake Country: Arrowleaf Cellars and Cadence at the Lakes.

Penticton: Cannery Brewing Company, Penticton Sockeye Hatchery and Stuart Bish Photography.

Salmon Arm: Columbia Shushwap Regional District Administration Buildilng.

Vernon: Mara House and TRTA Renovation

West Kelowna: Casa Palmero, Fabricland and Mar Jok Elementary

School.

The event is sponsored by Gold Sponsor Re/MAX Commercial, and Category Sponsors Meyers Norris Penny (MNP) Chartered Accountants, Coldwell Banker Horizon Realty and Colliers International Kelowna.

Tickets to the event are $95 plus tax, available through www.businessexaminer.ca/events, but must be booked by Tuesay, October 20. For further information, contact Mark MacDonald at 1-866-758-2684 Ext. 120. Or email mark@businessexaminer.ca

Just Posted

Off road crash in the Okanagan sends one to hospital

COSAR was called out twice Saturday, once to Bear Creek Main and once to Peachland

ELECTION NIGHT: Baker remains Lake Country’s mayor, fire hall upgrade approved

Voters decided tonight to keep longtime mayor James Baker.

Peachland mayor asks for recount after one-vote loss

Cindy Fortin went to Facebook to state her case

POLLS CLOSED: Lake Country votes for new fire hall

Voters in 162 municipalities in B.C. set to elect mayor, council, school board and more

The Valley Votes: Your election results

The results are in from the 2018 municipal election.

Watch it again: Kelowna mayoral candidates square off

Missing the LIVE Kelowna mayoral debate watch now

B.C. Youtuber to seal himself ‘in a jar’ to demonstrate impacts of climate change

Kurtis Baute wants to see how long he can last in a 1,000 cubic foot, air-tight greenhouse

One of Taiwan’s fastest trains derails, killing at least 18

The train was carrying more than 360 people

Scheer marks one-year countdown to federal election with campaign-style speech

Conservative Leader insists that it will be Justin Trudeau who ‘makes it personal’

Canada Post union announces rotating strikes in four Canadian cities

Mail will still be delivered but it will be delayed

B.C. VIEWS: Residents have had enough of catering to squatters

Media myth of homeless victims offends those who know better

B.C. man sets new Canadian marathon record at Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Cam Levins ran it in two hours nine minutes 25 seconds

B.C. Liberals’ hopes high as Nanaimo by-election approaches

Historically safe NDP seat vacated by long-time MLA Leonard Krog

Most Read