Five Lacombe business honoured

The Lacombe and District Chamber of Commerce honoured some of the entrepreneurial talent in the city and region Friday evening at its annual Business & Community Awards gala.

The Lacombe and District Chamber of Commerce honoured some of the entrepreneurial talent in the city and region Friday evening at its annual Business & Community Awards gala.

D & M Concrete was recognized as the Large Business of the Year, while Chateau Wines & Spirits was named Small Business of the Year. Cilantro & Chive earned the award for Rookie Business of the Year, the Lacombe Kinsmen club was named Not for Profit of the Year, and the Lifetime Achievement Award went to Rilla Hand.

Rounding out the award recipients was Darren Gagnon, who became the Rotary Clubs of Lacombe Citizen of the Year; and Kanngiesser Farms Inc., which is Lacombe County’s Farm Family of the Year.