Surrey’s 2021 Business Person of the Year to be Announced on November 4

-Surrey Board of Trade will announced winners in 8 award categories

On Thursday, November 4, 2021, the Surrey Board of Trade will recognize eight winners at the 23rd Annual Surrey Business Excellence Awards – the Resiliency Edition, presented by Grant Thornton LLP and TD Bank, including the coveted Surrey Business Person of the Year Award. This year’s digital event will be led by our Master of Ceremonies from Global BC, Jay Durant. The event will include unique digital networking, lively entertainment and Academy Awards-style presentations of award winners.

Registration and more information is available at

2021 Surrey Board of Trade, Surrey Business Excellence Award Categories:

1.     Business Person of the Year

2.     Business Resilience Award with 1-10 Employees

3.     Business Resilience Award with 11 – 40 Employees

4.     Business Resilience Award with 41+ Employees

5.     Not-for-Profit Resilience Award

6.     Surrey Environment and Business Award

7.     Surrey International Trade Award

8.     Surrey Innovation Award

See the list of finalists vying for this year’s awards.

Co-Presenting Sponsors: Grant Thornton LLP and TD Bank

Entertainment Sponsor: Trans Mountain Corporation

Supporting Sponsor: Western Community College

Award Sponsors: EXP Services Inc., Hamilton Duncan, the Health and Technology District, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Live Well Exercise Clinic, MNP and the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority

Community Sponsor: Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel

Media Sponsors: CKNW, Global BC and the Surrey NOW-Leader

Event Supporters: Glen Chua Media and Focus Audio Visual

For further information, please contact Anita Huberman, President & CEO, Surrey Board of Trade, at 604-634-0342 or