Food + Beverage
'BOH' of the Year

Guests may not always see these top performers, but we know they are striving to please each and every time. These chefs, cooks, and dishwashers know hot to make their guests; mouth water in anticipation for their fav dish!

2022 Nominees

Allyson Rose
Bright Eye Brewing

Asher Anokwuru
The Noble Pig

Calder Cachelin
The Noble Pig/Underbelly

Heather Gates
Bright Eye Brewing

Isaac Trent
Bright Eye Brewing

Jared Summers
The Noble Pig/Underbelly

Jordan West
The Noble Pig

Nicole Mackie
Salty Fig Catering

Oliver Fernandes
The Noble Pig/Underbelly

Preena Prerna
Bright Eye Brewing

Sterling Lamarsh
Bright Eye Brewing

Suzi Malhi
Romeo's Kitchen + Spirits




2020 Winner

John Kosciuw
Head Chef
Iron Road Brewery


2019 Winner

David Tombs
Terra Restaurant


2018 Winner

Mitch Schafer
Executive Chef
Blue Dining + Lounge

The Process

From May 15th - June 30th, 2022 nominations were gathered from visitors, employers, locals, family and friends through the Kamloops This Week Reader's Choice Awards nomination platform, and from July 1st to 30th the community was able to vote and determine our winners for each category. With the voting process complete, we would like to now invite you to join us in celebrating the hospitality industry and announcing our winners on Wednesday, November 9th, 2022 at the Norkam Mechanical Lounge in the Sandman Centre. 



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