Winners of the 2022 Chamber of Commerce Business Awards at Ashley Pond Park Friday evening. Photo by Ryn Herrmann/Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce
CHAMBER OF COMMERCE NEWS RELEASE
On Friday, June 3, nine Los Alamos businesses were honored by the Chamber of Commerce at the Summer Concert Series, sponsored by Los Alamos National Laboratory – Community Partnerships Office.
Chamber members were nominated by the public and the top five nominated businesses in each category moved on to the voting phase. There were hundreds of votes cast by the public. The nominees and winners in each category are:
2022 Retail Business of the Year Award Winner: Los Alamos Cooperative Market
Nominees: Cricket Window, Flowers by Gillian, Fuller Lodge Art Center, Village Arts
2022 Service Business of the Year Award Winner: Dragonfly Daycare
Nominees: Dragonfly Daycare, Los Alamos Family Eyecare, Los Alamos Landscaping, Victor’s Lawns LLC, Windgate Healing Arts
2022 Family-Friendly Business of the Year Award Winner: Los Alamos Nature Center/PEEC
Nominees: Bathtub Row Brewery, Family YMCA, Los Alamos Children’s Dentistry, Los Alamos Nature Center/PEEC, Pet Pangaea
2022 New Business of the Year Award Winner: Muy Salsas
Nominees: L.A. Bootery, Little Studio on the Mesa, Muy Salsas, Samizdat Bookstore, Yas’ Elevated Jewelry & Gifts
2022 Woman-Owned Business of the Year Award Winner: Pig & Fig Café
Nominees: Los Alamos Daily Post, Petree Garden Center, Pet Pangaea, Pig & Fig Café, Windgate Healing Arts
2022 Non-Profit of the Year Award Winner: Dance Arts Los Alamos
Nominees: Dance Arts Los Alamos, Family Strengths Network, Los Alamos Community Foundation, Los Alamos Family Council, Los Alamos Public Schools Foundation
2022 Financial Institution Business of the Year Award Winner: Del Norte Credit Union
Nominees:Century Bank, Del Norte Credit Union, Enterprise Bank & Trust, Los Alamos Schools Credit Union, Zia Credit Union
2022 Restaurant of the Year Award Winner: Blue Window Bistro
Nominees: Blue Window Bistro, Boese Brothers Brewpub, Muy Salsas, Pajarito Brewpub & Grill, Pig+Fig Cafe
2022 Chamber Community Partner Award Winner: Los Alamos Schools Credit Union
Award winners were also announced on stage at the ChamberFest sponsored Los Alamos County Friday Night Concert.
Thank you, Los Alamos, for voting for your favorite Chamber businesses! Please be sure to congratulate all nominees and winners of the 2022 Chamber Business Awards.
See you at ChamberFest Street Fair, Saturday, June 3, 10am – 2pm at Central Park Square!
The Los Alamos Commerce and Development Corporation’s mission is to build a vibrant community through a thriving economy by leveraging public and private sector investment to achieve sustainable economic development. LACDC works to drive economic progress by providing services to businesses using its broad portfolio of programs and initiatives.