Best of Queens 2017 Winners and Finalists

Written by Executive Director on . Posted in Business News, Community News, South Queens Chamber News

We invited you to vote; and you sure did. The Best of Queens competition received many thousands of votes. Thank you for your participation.

Friday, November 24, was Best of Queens Awards night! A large crowd was on hand at Hell Bay Brewery to celebrate the winners of Best of Queens Awards. See photos below.

The offical list of Winners and Finalists for Best of Queens, 2017 are:

Best Fish and Chips

  • Lanes Privateer Inn
  • Seascape Restaurant
  • Seaside Seafood

Winner: Seaside Seafood

Best Place for Coffee

  • Tim Hortons
  • Oscars Café, Flowers, Gifts and Such
  • Memories Café

Winner: Memories Cafe

Best Personal Care and Wellness Provider

  • Tammy Woodworth, 5th Sense Salon & Spa
  • Dawn Porozov, 5th Sense Salon & Spa
  • Carla Powell, April Williams Salon & Spa

Winner: Tammy Woodworth

Best Health Care Provider

  • Dr. Gary Morash
  • Peggy Woodworth, Queens General Hospital
  • Dr. Tim Woodford

Winner: Peggy Woodworth

Best Server/Bartender

  • Jenna Fralic, Quarter Deck Villas & Grill
  • Chris Green, Quarter Deck Villas & Grill
  • Kelly Maule, Royal Canadian Legion Branch 38

Winner: Jenna Fralic

Best Tradesperson

  • Jonathan Dickie, Dickies Plumbing
  • George Williams, George Williams Construction
  • James Wamboldt, James Wamboldt Carpentry and Contracting

Winner: James Wamboldt

Best Customer Service by an Individual

  • Jeff Whynot, Memories Café
  • Kelly Maule, Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 38
  • Jenna Fralic, Quarterdeck Villas & Grill

Winner: Kelly Maule

Best Professional Service

  • Chris Folk, Folk Law Inc.
  • Rob Cook, Cook and Sons Financial Inc.
  • Bruce Inglis, Bruce Inglis Financial Services Inc.

Winner: Rob Cook

Best Teacher

  • Julie Haugn, Liverpool Regional High School
  • Kathy Jollimore, Dr. John C. Wickwire Academy
  • Sarah Tutty, South Queens Middle School

Winner: Julie Haugn

Best Artisan

  • Ivan Higgins, Concrete Creations Garden Sculpture Artist
  • Vernon Oickle, Author
  • Andrew Burgess, Airbrush Artist

Winner: Vernon Oickle


Thanks to Jonathan Lloy, SQCC President and Barry Tomalin, SQCC Past President, for emceeing the event.

And last, but definitely not least, we want to thank our event sponsors. Without their support for this community building effort, Best of Queens event could not have been held. Our event sponsors are:

Belliveau Veinotte Bank of Montreal
Region of Queens Sobeys - Liverpool
Best Western Liverpool Royal Bank of Canada
QCCR Radio

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