The Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce held its business awards Nov. 8 at the Old Orchard Inn.
A lifetime achievement award was given to mother and daughter dance school team of Linda and Gaea Jess for their joint efforts building and running Cadance Academy.
Awards were presented in six categories:
Outstanding new business of the year
Outstanding micro business of the year
Outstanding exporter of the year
Van Meekeren Farms
Outstanding small business of the year
The Swimwear Hut
Outstanding large business of the year
Outstanding innovator of the year
For additional coverage, please see the Nov. 13 Kings County Advertiser and Nov. 15 Kings County Register.