WestShore U-Lock Mini Storage of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, was named a winner in the “2019 Best of the WestShore Awards,” sponsored by the “Goldstream News Gazette” and the WestShore Chamber of Commerce. The operator won in the “Best Storage” category. Millstream Self Storage was the runner-up, while Adams Storage placed third. The winners and finalists were honored at a ceremony on Oct. 24 at the Olympic View Golf Club.
Voting took place on the “Goldstream News Gazette” website between July 8 and Sept. 2. Businesses nominated themselves by choosing one category of the 44 in which to appear. Community members could also add companies that weren’t listed across the categories. Additional categories included best pub, restaurant, grocery store, beach, second-hand shopping and more.
This year’s contest garnered more than 40,000 votes from the public, which was 10,000 more than the previous year. Additional sponsors included Camosun College, Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan, Coast Capital Savings, Coastal Community Bank, Elements Casino, Royal Roads University, “Signs of the Times,” Stover Professional Corp., Seriously Creative, University of Victoria and Westshore Dental Care.
WestShore U-Lock is part of U-Lock Mini Storage Group, which operates six locations in British Columbia.