Brandon Chamber of Commerce 2024 Business Achievement Award winners


The Brandon Chamber of Commerce announced the winners of its 2024 Business Achievement Awards (141st annual) at their Annual Awards Gala Thursday evening, in an event held at the Keystone Centre.

  • Business Person of the Year: Carla Milne, MNP
  • Business Excellence (Large):  The Paw Resort and Wellness Centre
  • Business Excellence (Small): Resurrection Tint & Auto-Detailing
  • Outstanding New Business: Circle B Fitness
  • Community Impact Individual: Glen Parker
  • Lifetime Business Builder: Ben Hernandez, Benny’s Restaurant and Catering Services
  • Young Entrepreneur Award: Pinnacle Event Rentals and Limitless Events
  • Westman’s Top 4 Under 4: Megan Foster, Mosaic Engagement; Mayur Nankar, West Fit; Katie Peters, Alair Homes Brandon; Kim Magalhaes, Westman Communications Group
  • Community Impact Business: Kuipers Family Bakery

“Being nominated for Westman’s Top 4 under 40 award is an incredible honour, one that I
share with my colleagues, mentors, family, and friends whose encouragement and support
have been integral to my journey,” said Kim Magalhaes. “I am deeply grateful for this
recognition and humbled to be considered among such talented individuals. I’m genuinely
excited about the opportunity to continue making a positive impact and am truly thankful forthis acknowledgement.”

The “awards recognize, celebrate and profile the accomplishments of member businesses and individuals” each year.