Photos: 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

Event: 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year Awards Venue: Vancouver Convention Centre East Date: Sept. 28, 2010

It’s a gun show. From left: Ken Kim and Greg Tai of Trans Pac Group and Armin Navabi of CAI Capital.

Brett Manlove (l) and Chris Gailus of Global TV bend into a shot with pint-sized Gayla DeHart of Nurse Next Door.

Winner of the 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award, Robert Lee, with wife Lily and Bob Edwards.

The evening’s big winner, Overall Entrepreneur of the Year Chad Wasilenkoff, CEO of Fortress Paper, with Laura Forsythe.

Retail management solutions for your BlackBerry? Check. Suavity. Check. Christopher Krywulak (l) and Rory Cain of IQmetrix.

A partner at Ernst & Young and event host, dressed fabulously for the occasion, Colleen McMorrow.

VIPs, from left: Dalbir Rai of Ernst & Young, Josef Hubbermin of Zion Industries, Teena and Ken Sim of Nurse Next Door and Davis Yung of Fresh Direct Produce.

Dick Whittington, president and CEO of Farallon Mines Ltd.

Irene Yuers and Kevin Yuers of Kryton International Inc.

The men of Global TV, Brett Manlove (l) and Keith Mackenzie (r), flank Adrian Janzen of Street Light Creative.

Joanne Brown of Canaccord Financial congratulates the 2010 Mining and Metals Entrepreneur of the Year, Peter Barnes of Silver Wheaton Corp.

The well-dressed gentlemen of Day 4 Energy, John Macdonald (l) and George Rubin.

Kate Galiez (l) and Michelle Nowacki of Heffel.

Mae Nicola (l) and Courtney Nicola of Nicola Wealth Management.

Noted philanthropist Milton Wong of HSBC with Vancouver Sun Editor-in-Chief Patricia Graham.

Looking sharp in black-tie formal. From left: Olivier and Caroline Vincent of Canpages/Zip Local and Shirley and Robert Burns of Canpro Global.

Paulo Kalaw of Frontier Dental sweet-talks the woman who keeps him in business, Karen Flavelle of Purdy’s Chocolate.

The 2010 Business to Consumer Entrepreneur of the Year Samir Manji of Amica Mature Lifestyles chats up host Fred Withers of Ernst & Young.

Tim Cormode and Erin Willows of Power to Be Adventure Therapy.

Yong Kim and his wife So Hyun Kim of Posco Canada.