ABOUT 230 people packed the Gary Holland Community Centre for the Rockingham Kwinana Chamber of Commerce awards on Saturday night .
The 2018 RKCC Mineral Resources Regional Business Awards celebrated local businesses and the high achievers in the business community.
RKCC chief executive Tony Solin was the master of ceremonies and Kwinana MLA Roger Cook was the guest speaker.
Solo Business Award (no employees): Mary East from Massage Break
Micro Business Award (one to four employees): Carol Freeling from Urban Retreat Day Spa
SME Business Award (five to 39 employees): Tracy Eldridge and Darren Stride from Stride Property Services
Corporate Business Award (40 plus employees): Jennie Olszewski from Highgrade Mechanical
Excellence in Tourism or Hospitality Award: Lukarla McCready from Impressions Catering
Corporate Community Event Award: Claudia Wells for the Rotary Club of Palm Beach – Beachside Festival
Young Business Person of the Year: Ashton Boaden of Rustico Tapas & Wine Bar
Business Person of the Year: Jason Kell from Enduroclad
Judges Commendation Award: Sarah Blake from Sarah B Blake
People’s Choice Award: Dr Cristabel Samy of Samy Medical Practice
2018 Business of the Year: Impressions Catering