2013 Influential Women in Business Awards

Close-up of smiling young woman with shoulder-length brown hair, wearing sunglasses

Influencing families

The people of Nelson, B.C., appreciate the value that Bumblebee Toys and its owner, Sabrina Baker, bring to the community.

Close-up of smiling young woman

Hands-on influence

Jenny Beatty, Doctor of Chiropractic, is exerting some influence in her adopted community of Kimberley, B.C.

Smiling woman with her hand on a mural-sized pencil drawing on a wall

Art and contribution

Recognition for her extensive and varied volunteer work has raised the profile of this Fernie, B.C., artist.

Close-up of smiling blonde woman sitting at a desk

A West Kootenay woman of influence

Her sound financial advice and support of West Kootenay businesswomen have resulted in an award for Rebecca Vassilakakis.

Woman holding a framed certificate saying

Take your lifestyle to work

Dana Tippe has incorporated valuable aspects of her lifestyle into her work: laughter is frequent and hugs are—almost—part of the job.

Close-up of young woman with long brown hair

An influential mentor

Her practical support of her staff earned Melodie Kindret an award for being an Influential Women in Business.

View our Influential Women in Business lists for other years