Sunday , 7 March 2021

Lakeland Connect a finalist for the Alberta Business Awards of Distinction

Lakeland Connect Media Inc. is pleased to announce our selection as a finalist for the 2020 Alberta Business Awards of Distinction in the Community Attraction Finalists were announced Friday, April 17th, 2020.

This recognition by the Alberta Chambers of Commerce is a great honour for our organization. Along with being a finalist for the Community Attraction, Lakeland Connect is also eligible for the prestigious Alberta’s Best of Business Award of Distinction.

“During these unprecedented times, we continue to strive to achieve our mission of connecting the Lakeland by delivering the news and information that matters, while showcasing the people and organizations that contribute to the growing success of the region,” said co-owner, Jena Colbourne.

“This is truly an honour and it goes to show that we are achieving what we set out to do when started Lakeland Connect, connecting the community,” she added.

Due to COVID-19 the Alberta Chambers of Commerce has indicated that they are planning for a virtual ceremony should they not be able to host an in-person celebration.

Nominees will go through an interview process, with the recipients being selected by a committee.  

Lakeland Connect was awarded the Community Involvement Award at the 2019 Cold Lake Regional & Bonnyville District Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year Awards.

In 2016, the company won Most Promising New Business at the Business of the Year Awards.

For more information and updates on the event, please go to the Alberta Business Awards of Distinction website at www.abbusinessawards.com

About Jena Colbourne