Citation for BC Aboriginal Business Awards Achiever

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Alano Edzerza
Edzerza Gallery

Alano Edzerza, Edzerza's Gallery

Combining a strong entrepreneurial spirit with inspiration from his traditional Tahtlan artistic style, Alano Edzerza has been successfully managing Edzerza's Gallery for the past seven years. His strong focus is on achieving business success while maintaining the balance of an artists' eye. Exhibiting integrity in all his business practices, he meets the needs of his clients while offering mentorship to his colleagues. He is known as a leader in his field, establishing an international client base while developing excellent partnerships with other galleries and artists. Congratulations to Alano Edzerza of Edzerza Gallery for outstanding business achievement.

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Previous Awardees

BC Indigenous Business Awards

  • 2018 Awardees Announcement
  • 2018 Awardees
    • Skywest Environmental Inc.
    • Ay Lelum-The Good House of Design
    • Reciprocal Consulting
    • Mussell Crane Manufacturing
    • Yucwmenlúcwu (Caretakers of the Land) LLP
    • Kanaka Bar Land and Resource LP
    • Nuu-chah-nulth Seafood Limited Partnership
    • Chief Gordon Planes - Hya-Quatcha

  • 2018 Outstanding Business Achievers
    • Van - Isle Auto Brokers
    • Second Pass Forestry Ltd.
    • Haida Style Expeditions
    • Kootenay Waste Services Ltd.
    • Kikinaw Energy Services Ltd.
    • Painted Rock Aggregates & Contracting LLP
    • Quilakwa Investments
    • Cariboo Aboriginal Forestry Enterprises Ltd.

  • Photos from the 2018 Gala Dinner
  • Videos from the 2018 Gala Dinner