Westside Awards

Annual Award Generic
Each year at the Annual Westside Awards Breakfast, we celebrate the successful business environment and community involvement found in West Seattle.  At this event, we honor three local businesses and one individual who demonstrate results oriented leadership, a cornerstone of a thriving economic region.  
  • Westside Business of the Year – This nominee has been in business at least 3 years and demonstrated business excellence and success. 
  • Westside Emerging Business – This nominee business has been in operations for less than 3 years but is meeting the challenges of a growing business through leadership. 
  • Westside Not-For-Profit of the Year – This nominee non-profit is making our community a better place to live while contributing to community benefit through their mission. 
  • Westsider of the Year – This nominee is making a lasting impact on our community and the lives of others or is an up-coming community role model.

2016 Business of the Year - C&P Coffee
2016 Not for Profit -
West Seattle Helpline
2016 Emerging New Business -
HomeStreet Bank West Seattle
2016 Westsider of the Year - Dave Montoure, Co-owner West 5, Past Chair WSCC, Past President Junction Assn

2015 Business of the Year - Nucor Steel Seattle, Inc.
2015 Not for Profit - Southwest Seattle Historical Society
2015 Emerging New Business -
Meeples Games
2015 Westsider of the Year - James (Jim) Jackson - Founder of Jackson, Morgan & Hunt, West Seattle & Fauntleroy YMCA Board President

2014 Business of the Year
- General Biodiesel
2014 Not for Profit - West Seattle Food Bank
2014 Emerging New Business - Second Gear Sports
2014 Westsider of the Year - Josh Sutton - West Seattle & Fauntleroy Y, Rotary Club of West Seattle and more
2013 Business of the Year – Ventana Construction
2013 Not for Profit – Nature Consortium
2013 Emerging Business – Sozo Wines
2013 Westsider - Lauren England – West Seattle Bee Garden 

2012 Business of the Year – AmericanWest Bank
2012 Not for Profit – West Seattle Garden Tour
2012 Emerging Business – The Grove
2012 Westsider – Pete Spalding - WS Food Bank Board, various neighborhood and district councils and more.

2011 Business of the Year- Salty’s
2011 Not for Profit – West Seattle Farmers Market
2011 Emerging Business – Mountain to Sound Outfitters
2011 Westsider – Rick Jump - White Center Food Bank

2010 Business of the Year – West Seattle Blog
2010 Westsider – Coach Colin Slingsby
2010 Community Hero – Nancy Woodland - WestSide Baby

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