Micro Business of the Year  
  The Thinking Garden Early Childhood Centre
Ampersand Media
Brannen Lake Campgrounds
NYLA Frest Thread
Oceanvale Mortgage & Finance
VI Granite & Quartz Countertops
The Network Hub
Proline Management Ltd.
Small and Medium Enterprise of theYear
Able Recognition
Wits End Solutions
G.T. Hiring
Church Pickard Chartered Professional Accountants
Foley Dog Treat Company Inc.
Major Employer of the Year
Quality Foods
Young Entrepreneur
Vi Granite & Quartz Countertops Ltd
Elite Image
Got Pop Concerts
Oceanvale Mortgage & Finance
Restaurant of the Year
Baby Salsa Mexican Restaurant
Power House Living Foods Co.
Milton Street Public House
Arts & Culture Business of the Year
Nanaimo Art Gallery
Nanaimo Arts Council
Vancouver Island Symphony
Dale Schulz Artist
Professional Services Business of the Year  
  Primal Communications
Raymond James
Church Pickard Chartered Professional Accountants
Planning or Design Firm of the Year
Datum Point Studios
the Vancouver Island Chapter: Royal Architectural Institute of Canada and the Downtown Nanaimo Business Improvement Association!
Developer or Builder Firm of the Year  
  Alair Homes
B. Gallant Homes
Ocean Green Homes
Windley Contracting Ltd.
Technology-Based Business of the Year
Seamor Marine
Resonance Software
Pixelstream Communications
Sustainability Excellence of the Year
Nanaimo North Town Centre
Chatwin Engineering
Healthcare & Medical Service Business of the Year
Nanaimo Child Development Centre
Outstanding Corporate Social Responsibility 
Coastal Community Credit Union
Coast Hotel
Windley Contracting Ltd.
Nanaimo Clippers
Nanaimo Precast Ltd.
Social Enterprise of the Year
Coco Café
  Charlie’s Closet
Not For Profit Organization of the Year
Vancouver Island Mental Health Society
Vancouver Island Crisis Society
BC SPCA Nanaimo & District Branch
Central Vancouver Island Multicultural Society
Inclusive Employer of the Year
Tim’s Automotive Repair & Used Car Sales
Coco Café
MBA Games
London Drugs
Automotive Business of the Year
Tim’s Auto
Trojan Collision
Building Trades Business of the Year
Mazzei Electric
Retailer of the Year
McLean’s Specialty Foods