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Winners Announced for Surrey’s Top 25 Under 25 Award Winners -Youngest Youth Winner is 11 years old

Surrey’s Top 25 under 25 Award Winners have been selected by the Surrey Board of Trade.

Winners will be celebrated at a digital reception celebrating the recipients of the 10th Annual Surrey’s Top 25 Under 25 Awards, an event that celebrates the incredible initiatives of Surrey’s youth 25 years old or younger. The 25 winners were chosen based upon their business or community achievements, leadership ability, community involvement, professional achievements, and uniqueness of their business or community projects.

“The in-person event is usually held in late April, but due to the COVID-19 situation, had to be postponed,” said Anita Huberman, CEO, Surrey Board of Trade. “The event will still be inspiring and amazing with new event ingredients to celebrate the leadership by Surrey’s youth – and this year we have an entrepreneurial winner who is only 11 years old!”

EVENT:
CBC host Dan Burritt will be the Master of Ceremonies.
The digital award reception will be held on Thursday, September 10, 2020 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Register at: https://business.businessinsurrey.com/events/details/september-10-2020-surrey-s-top-25-under-25-awards-reception-10516

Co-Presenting Sponsors: Kwantlen Polytechnic University and SFU Beedie School of Business

Silver Sponsor: WorkSafeBC

Bronze Sponsors: Nine Arch Group of Companies and Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel

Health & Safety Award Sponsor: Murray Latta Progressive Machine

Media Sponsors: CBC Vancouver and The Surrey NOW-Leader

WINNERS:
Winner Profiles

Aksh Aggarwal, University Preparedness Workshop, Age 21
Simryn Atwal, Surrey Kids Help Phone, Age 24
Suchayte Bali, Emerging Routes Canada , Age 24
Fahad Bin Faruque, AXIS Consulting, Age 25
Amandeep Boparai, SPARK Foundation, Age 22
Bremiella De Guzman, Spread the Word: Inclusion (Special Olympics BC), Age 24
Jasdeep Gill, Simon Fraser Student Society, Age 23
Sandip Gill, Youth Transforming Society, Age 24
Fawzan Hussain, Youth for Care, Age 18
Pavneet Kalsi, Equity, Inclusion and Wellness, Age 22
Gurleen Kaur Brar, Youth Transforming Society, Age 24
Priya Kaur Lehal, PKL Enterprises Ltd., Age 22
Christie Lo, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Age 24
Eric Mann, Emerging Routes Canada and UBC Bhangra Council, Age 23
Shannon Permal, Canadian Federation of Fiji Organizations, Age 21
Samad Raza, Emerge SFU, Age 23
Prableen Sandhu, South Asian Cancer Association, Age 21
Sia Sidhu, Sia’s Burger Shack, Age 11
Nimrit Sidhu, Hearts of BC, Age 20
Gurkirat Singh Nijjar, One Voice Canada, Age 24
Sidharth Taank, Nanofi Enactus SFU, Age 20
Peter Tivy, Teifi Digital Inc., Age 22
Jonathan To, Health Change Lab – Made with Care and Count on Me – Enactus SFU, Age 20
Lavleen Walia, Youth Rising Foundation, Age 18
Brandon Yau, Surrey Canadian Cancer Society, Age 24

The Honourary Health & Safety in the Workplace Award goes to Shannon Permal.

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