The 2016 Ambassador of the Year: Teresa Bonawitz



    On Friday, December 2nd the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce announced Teresa Bonawitz of Self Balance Massage as 2016 Ambassador of the Year at the annual GVCC Holiday Luncheon. The Ambassador of the Year is chosen according to the following criteria:

    -Attendance at reoccurring and signature events

    -Volunteer contribution at events

    -Mentoring new Chamber members

    -Ambassador Coordinator review

    -Vote by Ambassador peers 

    “I am honored to be part of the GVCC Ambassador team as I feel we have an amazing business community and I enjoy connecting business owners to Chamber resources,” Bonawitz said. She is also excited that this award coincides with recognition of her studio, Self Balance Massage, as the Vancouver Business Journal’s “Best in Business” for massages. 

    The 'Red Coat' Ambassador team is a vital part of the GVCC. They not only provide the fanfare and prestige at over 70 events per year, but they work to promote the business community at-large, year-round. At any ribbon cutting, evening networking or signature event you can find members of the Ambassador team front-and-center.