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Business & Leadership Awards Winners

All Past Winners

Large Business of the Year

2021- LSW Architects
2020- ilani
2019- Ginn Group
2018- Silicon Forest Electronics (SFE)
2017- The Columbian
2016- Waste Connections
2015- Columbia Credit Union
2014- New Seasons Market
2013- Riverview Community Bank
2012- The Nutter Corporation

Small Business of the Year

2021- Delta Direct Care
2020- Peninsula Glass
2019- Nom Nom Restaurant & Bar
2018- Matrix Roofing
2017- Chappelle’s Towing
2016- Sweet Spot Skirts
2015- Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt
2014- Mill Creek Pub
2013- Pritchard Orthodontics
2012- Northwest Personal Training

Start-Up to Watch

2021- Sprout Partners
2020- Allen Gabriel
2019- WellHaven Pet Health
2018- Why Racing Events
2017- Tri Star Chiropractic & Family Wellness Center
2016- High End Market Place
2015- Trek Global
2014- Fringe Digital Marketing Agency
2013- Pangea Motors *Award debut

Statesman of the Year

2021- Dr. Alan Melnick
2020- Sen. Lynda Wilson
2019- Mayor Anne McEnerny-Ogle
2018- Greg Kimsey
2017- Brandon Vick
2016- Commissioner: Neil Kimsey
2015- State Senator: Annette Cleveland
2014- Freeholder: Nan Henriksen
2013- County Commissioner: Steve Stuart
2012- State Representative: Tim Probst

Community Champion

2021- Horenstein Law Group
2020- WellHaven Pet Health
2019- Corwin Beverage Company
2018- Dellan Redjou (Share)
2017- Mark Matthias & Ali Novinger (Beaches / Warehouse ‘23)
2016- Ben Bagherpour (SEH America)
2015- Scott Campbell (Waste Connections)
2014- Tom Hagley Jr. (Vancouver Public Schools)
2013- Billy Henry (Northwest Association for Blind Athletes)
2012- Ben Hoskins (1-800 GOT JUNK / You Move Me)

John S. McKibbin Leadership Legacy Award

2021- Jennifer Rhoads
2020- Paul Christensen
2019- Arch Miller
2018- Brent Grening
2017- Lee Rafferty (inaugural year)

Excellence in Leadership Award

2016- John McKibbin
2013- Bill Barron