Best of the City 2017: People


Best Change-maker

1. David Suzuki

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2. Gregor Robertson

3. Harsha Walia


Best Activist

1. David Suzuki

2. Harsha Walia

3. Marc Emery


Best Architect

1. Bing Thom (RIP)

2. Michael Green Architecture
63 E. Cordova St.

3. Arthur Erickson (RIP)


Best Entrepreneur

1. Ryan Holmes (Hootsuite)

2. Jim Pattison (The Jim Pattison Group)

T-3. Chip Wilson (formerly lululemon)

T-3. Grant Blanden (Puroclean Restoration)


Best Fashion Designer

1. Nicole Bridger
14 Water St.

T-2. Isabelle Dunlop

T-2. Jason Matlo

3. John Fluevog
Various locations


Best Local Federal Politician

1. Dr. Hedy Fry

2. Jody Wilson-Raybould

3. Joyce Murray


Best Interior Designer

1. Medina Design House

2. Jillian Harris

T-3. Jennifer Scott

T-3. Sophie Burke
L1-329 Railway St.


Best Municipal Politician

1. Gregor Roberton

2. Andrea Reimer

3. Adrienne Carr


Best MLA

1. Spencer Chandra Herbert (Vancouver-West End)

2. David Eby (Vancouver-Point Grey)

3. Christy Clark (Westside-Kelowna)


Best Radio Personality

1. Martin Strong (Roundhouse)

2. Corey Price (Roundhouse)

3. Emelia Symington Fedy (Roundhouse)



Best Restaurateur

1. Vikram Vij (Vij’s, Rangoli, My Shanti)
Various locations

2. John Bishop (Bishop’s)
2183 W. 4th Ave.

3. David Hawksworth (Hawksworth, Nightingale, Bel Café)
Various locations


Best Social Media Personality

1. Emelia Syminton Fedy (Trying to Be Good)

2. Rebecca Bollwit (Miss 604)

T-3. Jillian Harris

T-3. Tamara Taggart


Best Local TV Personality

T-1. Sophie Lui

T-1. Tamara Taggart

2. Squire Barnes

3. Chris Gailus

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