The Thank Yous

Time flies and just like that, LiveLocalKW is over for 2015. I wanted to give thanks to those who made LiveLocalKW possible this year.

Our sponsors: Uptown Waterloo BIA, Downtown Kitchener BIA, Westmount Signs & Printing, Matt Smith Photography, the Community Edition, LSPIRG and Your Neighbourhood Credit Union.

Featured Businesses: 100 Mile Gifts, Breadbaron Sandwiches, Elite Training Facility, FENIGO, House of Angels Spa, Household China and Gifts, Kitchener Citizen, KW Professional Organizers, Living Fresh Flower Studio & School, Organics Live, Paint by Munzy, Pure + simple, Social Art, Sweet and Savoury Pie Company, The Hive and Grove and YMCAs of Cambridge and Waterloo.

Event organizers: Anna & FoodlinkWR, Marc & Princess Cafe, Kalin who organized Fugitive, Charlotte, Eric & NerdNiteKW, Marc & Theatre on the Edge and the KW Poetry Slam team.

People behind the scenes: Lakyn Barton (graphic design), Bashar Jabbour (programmer), Megan at Bayleaf Buttons, Rebeccah Redden (video), Henry (posters).

Janice Lee (theme song writer & performer) and video friends: Katherine, Brockenshire, Layla, Bashar, Juan and Dahli.

What LiveLocalKW Really Needs stars: Laura Munz, Samantha Kristoferson, Emilio Jose Garcia, Dave Jaworsky, Berry Vrbanovic and Sarah Fitzgerald.

Many thanks to everyone who shared their opinions, feedback and advice with me and to the businesses who participated in LiveLocalKW. Big thanks to everyone who participated in the challenge, spread the word, came to the events and wrote about us.

You rule, KW.