Douglas “10 to Watch Winners” Announced

Douglas magazine is pleased to announce the winners of their Fifth Annual “10 to Watch Awards.” The “10 to Watch” awards showcases Vancouver Island’s best new companies.

The winners were announced at an awards ceremony held yesterday at The Atrium in Victoria.

The following ten winners were selected by a panel of judges that included business owners and representatives of the University of Victoria Peter Gustavson School of Business and Royal Roads University School of Business.

• Catalyst Lifestyle Services (Victoria)
• The Edge Food Energy Company
(Qualicum Beach)
• The Whole Beast Salumeria
(Oak Bay)
• Head Over Heels
• Mobile Tile by Madico
• MySocial Productions
(Victoria), creators of Social Media Camp
• Serenity Home Care
• Rumble (Victoria)
• Vittrium Building Products (Saanich)
• Trade Roots (Victoria)

“Our judges were specifically looking for the Island businesses who have demonstrated that they have traction in the form of customers, a solid plan, and the vision to succeed,” says Lise Gyorkos, co-publisher of Douglas magazine. “These winners are visionary and smart — and they are rethinking everything, especially when it comes to honing in on their customers’ desire for green, local, and personal.”

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Douglas is Vancouver Island’s business magazine, published by award-winning Page One Publishing. Page One also publishes YAM magazine, Victoria’s lifestyle magazine, and Salt, a Vancouver Island travel and lifestyle magazine for Calgary readers. Since 1998, Page One has grown to become one of B.C.’s largest independent magazine publishers.