Dawson Heating and Cooling the 2015 Queanbeyan Business of the Year

2 November 2015

Dawson Heating and Cooling has been named the 2015 Queanbeyan Business of the Year.

The well-known local business was presented with the award at the Queanbeyan Business Excellence Awards function at The Q on Friday 30 October, attended by more than 120 members of the Queanbeyan business community.

“Congratulations to Jonathan and the team at Dawson Heating and Cooling on being named the Queanbeyan Business of the Year for 2015,” Awards Committee Chair, Mrs Sue Whelan said.

“This is a great achievement for a business that has been very successful in the Queanbeyan/Canberra area.”

A record 33 entries were received for the 2015 Queanbeyan Business Excellence Awards.

The winners are:

  • Professional Services – Dawson Heating and Cooling
  • Retail, less than 10 employees – Four Bee Meats – Balzanelli Smallgoods
  • Retail, more than 10 employees – Resort Trailers
  • Tourism, Hospitality and Events – Royal Hotel Queanbeyan
  • Light Industry/Manufacturing – Civil Construction Hire
  • Judges’ Award – Best New Business – Ferguson Electrical
  • Judges’ Award – Highly Commended Business – Curves Queanbeyan
  • Business of the Year – Dawson Heating and Cooling
  • Lifetime Achievement Award – Peter Lindbeck
  • Customer Service Award – Home Hardware Karabar
  • Highly Commended Customer Service – Queanbeyan City Travel and Cruise
  • Disability Employer of the Year – George Forbes House
  • Workplace Placement Employer of the Year – Hair Flair

“Congratulations to all of the winners of the 2015 Queanbeyan Business Excellence Awards categories and thanks to all of the businesses who nominated and the community members who participated in the community nomination awards,” Mrs Whelan said.

“Also, a huge thanks to our sponsors this year – WIN TV, Queanbeyan City Council, Canberra Airport, Royal Hotel Queanbeyan, Southern Region Business Enterprise Centre, National Disability Coordination Officer Program, Numaine and NSW Education and Communities.”

Dawsons Heating and Cooling staff Queanbeyan business of the year

Jonathan Dawson (centre) from the 2015 Queanbeyan Business of the Year Dawson Heating and Cooling with staff members and WIN TV representative Murray Bower (left).

For more information contact Ricky Tozer, Manager Integrated Planning and Communications on 6285 6577.