The presentation of Vocational Excellence Awards by the Rotary Club of Buderim gives us the opportunity to highlight those members of our local community, whether it be individuals or businesses, who provide us all with great service.

At Friday’s presentation we were proud to present awards to the following:

Caltex Service Station Kunda Park – Team Award – accepted by Don Alchin – for “Cheery, efficient & timely service to the community.”

BWMCA Volunteer Award – Steven Cottingham, for “Helpful & pleasant & a great front-door presence to Buderim Visitors.”

Hearcheck Audiologist – Courtney Ayres, for “Gentle, considerate & consultative approach in determining client’s needs are met.”

Fusion Op-Shop Buderim Team – accepted by Michelle Valori – for “A well presented op-shop run by dedicated, friendly & helpful volunteers.”

Rue Bourbon Team – “Friendly staff, fantastic service & great coffee.”

Somewhere on Buderim – Hana & Minh Pham – “Hard-working, welcoming & the best Vietnamese food tasted.”

TM Estate Agents – Karen Nichols, Sammee-Jo Cantrell, Ebony McCulloch – nominated by Tanya Montgomery for Karen’s compassionate, kind & considerate approach to her clients. Sammee-Jo’s exceptional office manager with unique people & organizational skills. Ebony’s ability to balance the needs & concerns of landlords & tenants with patience & professionalism.”

Buderim Eyecare Plus – Karan Riley – “Friendly & efficient service in a knowledgeable & patient manner.”

Coffee Club Staff Member – Angie Dand – “Always happy, cheerful & competent in her various roles.”

Emily Agius – Fitness & Exercise Coach – “A qualified fitness & exercise coach who is popular with staff & clientele with her professionalism & helpfulness.”

North Coffee House Team – accepted by Gary Burness – Excellent food & service delivered by a cheerful & exceptional team.”

Congratulations to you all, your community is grateful for your service.