The Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced nominees for several awards it presents to local companies and nonprofits each year.
In addition, the chamber announced winners for two of the annual awards: Blue Skies for Children won for Nonprofit Business of the Year; Sanitary Service Company won Green Business of the Year.
The chamber also gives out awards for Small Business of the Year, Large Business of the Year, Man of the Year and Woman of the Year.
Winners will be honored during the organization’s eighth annual awards banquet on Wednesday, Dec. 5, at the Best Western Lakeway Inn and Conference Center. Proceeds from the banquet will benefit Blue Skies for Children and the Whatcom Chamber Foundation.
Nominees for Small Business of the Year: Alicia’s Bridal, Bellingham Bells, Data Link West and Favinger Plumbing.
Nominees for Large Business of the Year: Airporter Shuttle, Express Employment, Ram Construction, Saturna Capital and VSH CPAs.