We’re pleased to announce that Chris Thom, President of Rocky Mountain Collision and Dunlop Truck Centres, received the 2019 Business Person of the Year award on Saturday, April 13th. Thom accepted the award at the Business Excellence Awards Gala, organized by the Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce. The awards are presented annually to recognize service, professionalism and ingenuity in the Cranbrook business community.
“It’s an honour to be recognized, and I would like to thank the Chamber for organizing these awards and congratulations to all the other award winners and nominees,” says Thom. “I’m grateful to have such great customers and staff members, who I can’t thank enough for their hard work and dedication to our company. Also, a big thank-you goes out to my wife Olivia and our two daughters for their support and patience – they are the ones who deserve the award!”
There were 119 nominees for this year’s awards, representing a total of 80 businesses. Thirteen were recognized throughout the various categories. For a full recap, see this article.