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2 Parksville Qualicum Beach businesses finalists for 2023 Torch Awards

Winners will be announced at BBB awards gala
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Torch Awards. (BBB photo)

Two businesses in the Parksville Qualicum Beach area are finalists in the Best Business Bureau Vancouver Island 2023 Torch Awards.

Bekins Moving & Storage Canada Ltd., located in Shearme Road in Coombs, and M&N Mattress Shop Ltd. in Parksville were nominated by customers for the award.

“This year 81 businesses were nominated by their customers,” said Rosalind Scott, president and CEO of BBB serving Vancouver Island. “The following 49 companies have been selected as finalists by an independent panel of volunteer judges and winners will be announced across 14 different categories at our awards gala on Nov. 3, at the Union Club of B.C.”

READ MORE: PQB News honoured with 3 Canadian Community Newspaper Awards

The Torch Awards recognizes, honours and celebrates businesses on Vancouver Island that have gone above and beyond when it comes to ethical and trustworthy business practices.

The 2023 finalists are:

360 Comfort Systems Inc. (Duncan)

4 Pillars Consulting Group - Uptown (Victoria)

Auxilium Mortgage Corporation (Victoria)

B.J.’S Cleaning (Comox)

Bekins Moving & Storage Canada Ltd. - Parksville (Parksville)

Birch Bark Builders Inc. (Victoria)

Black Fern Plumbing and Gas Ltd. (Sooke)

Boss Exteriors (Victoria)

Carson Roofing Ltd. (Port McNeill)

CBS Masonry Ltd. (Victoria)

CBS Stoneworks (Victoria)

Coastal Heat Pumps Co. Inc. (Victoria)

Coastal Shores Window Cleaning (Victoria)

Comfort Keepers (Victoria)

D & D Clean Exteriors Ltd. (Nanaimo)

Drain Pro Plumbing and Drainage Ltd. (Victoria)

Dri-Way Carpet & Upholstery Care (Victoria)

Enerheat Renovations (Victoria)

EZLube (Victoria)

Gideon Plumbing and Drain Services (Duncan)

Gladiator Drywall Ltd. (Sooke)

High Definition Roofing Ltd. (Duncan)

Island Dream Kitchens (Victoria)

Kimberley Jurens Woodwind Repairs (Victoria)

King’s Auto Sales (Victoria)

LuckyVilla Building Maintenance & Cleaning Services (Victoria)

Luv-A-Rug Services Inc (Victoria)

M&N Mattress Shop Ltd. (Parksville)

Midori Hillis, CFP Senior Financial Advisor IPC Securities Corporation (Victoria)

Mikus Transport (Nanaimo)

Northern Tropic Homes Ltd. (Victoria)

Oasis Landscape Design (Victoria)

PacificView Windows & Doors Ltd. (Victoria)

Pain Free Tax & Bookkeeping Service (Victoria)

Parker Johnston Industries Ltd. (Saanichton)

Pride Painting Ltd. (Nanaimo)

Pro Pacific Heat Pumps Ltd. (Sidney)

Proline Roofing & Gutters (Victoria)

RA1 Contracting & Environmental Ltd. (Victoria)

Royal Bay Plumbing (Victoria)

RPM Motorsport Ltd. (Victoria)

Servicexcel (Nanaimo)

Tellwell Talent Inc. (Victoria)

Van Isle Windows Ltd. (Victoria)

Vandine Construction Inc. (Duncan)

VI West Coast Softwash (Nanaimo)

Victoria Pro Siding Inc. (Victoria)

We Haul Cheap Ltd. (Victoria)

You Move Me - Vancouver Island (Victoria)

For more information about the Torch Awards visit: BBB.org/VITorchAwards.

— NEWS Staff, submitted