On October 22nd, 2015, the Drumheller and District Chamber of Commerce (DDCC) capped off their Small Business Week activities with the annual Business Excellence Awards Gala at the Badlands Community Facility. Just under 100 people were present and 6 awards were given out:
- Arts, Culture and Community Award: Western GM Drumheller
- Diversity Leadership Award: McDonald's
- Most Promising New Business: Ivy's Awesome Kitchen & Bistro
- Small Business of the Year: Bold Efexx Hair Shop
- Large Business of the Year: Reality Bytes
- Business Professional of the Year: John Shoff
Attendees enjoyed a delicious buffet dinner by Double D Catering, and lovely musical performances throughout the evening by the band Me & the Mrs. from Rosebud.