We are proud to announce that we have taken over the administration of the Gold Star Awards . The Gold Stars recognize outstanding customer service provided by local businesses while also furthering the tourism, hospitality and service sectors in our region.
The Gold Star Awards will be handed out on October 19, 2017. To purchase tickets for this event, please click here.
Nominations for the Gold Star Awards closed on September 22, 2017. Thank you to everyone who took a moment to nominate a deserving business!
Here are the Gold Star categories that have been added to our awards extravaganza:
1. Transportation Business of the Year
This award recognizes a transportation business that provides outstanding customer service. Eligible businesses include taxi & limousine drivers, bus drivers, auto rental and auto sales businesses.
2. Media Business of the Year
This award recognizes outstanding customer service provided by a company in the media industry.
3. Personal Services Business of the Year
This award recognizes a personal services business that offers outstanding customer service. Eligible businesses include esthetics, salons, entertainment, event planners, etc.
4. Food and Beverage Business of the Year
This award recognizes outstanding customer service provided by a company in the food and beverage industry. Eligible businesses include restaurants, bars/lounges, catering companies, bakeries, etc.
5. Accommodations Business of the Year
This award recognizes a business in the accommodations industry that offers outstanding customer service.
6. Professional Services Business of the Year
This award recognizes outstanding customer serviced offered by a company in the professional services industry, including law offices, bookkeepers, accountants, marketing companies, etc.
7. Customer Service Award
This award recognizes the best of the best in customer service. Companies from any industry are eligible for this award.
For more information on the Gold Star training program please visit the Fort McMurray Tourism website.
The Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce hosts several events throughout the year. Click here for pictures of our Business and Community Awards Reception, our Duffet n' Divot Golf Tournament, our monthly Networking Luncheons and our Small Business Week Celebrations.