2020 NEW Business of the Year
This Westie is given to a business that has been opens for less than two years in the Greater Westlake area. They should have also demonstrated one or more of the following: Growth and Stability, Commitment to Quality, Creative or Unique Solutions to Challenges, Entrepreneurial Spirit, and/or an Overall Contribution to The Greater Westlake Community.
Finalist: Shine of Austin-Westlake
Shine of Westlake specializes in window cleaning, holiday lighting, pressure washing, roof & gutter cleaning. Shine embodies the Westlake entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to quality. As a brand-new business that opened just prior to Covid-19, they stayed open throughout the pandemic. They don’t and won't take days off at Shine! Shine is known for having the highest level of customer experience in the industry. They don't leave jobs until the customer is completely satisfied. All Shine employees go through an extensive training program designed to exceed their customers’ expectations. Owner, Wesley Mack, recently won the "Rookie of the Year" award from parent company Shine of North America. What makes Shine of Austin-Westlake, and now Shine of Highland Park in Dallas, unique is that you can trust them to care. You can trust that they will approach your project professionally, and will always strive to be their best.
Finalist: Tiny Pies
Tiny Pies®, the local family-owned pie shop, opened its doors in Westlake in June 2020 in the middle of a pandemic. Tiny Pies® mission is to "Create connections in communities by baking up smiles," and there is no time in our company's history where this was more important. The founders are proud that, during the pandemic, they didn't have to lay off any employees but instead were able to hire additional team members and begin offering health insurance to protect their team in case of illness. Tiny Pies is an active member of the Westlake Chamber of Commerce, participating in Chamber events, including a fundraiser for the Austin Food Bank and sponsoring the Westlake Golf Classic tournament. We also supported the Eanes Education Foundation by donating products for fundraising purposes. Additionally, Tiny Pies regularly donates product, time, and talent to other Westlake and Greater Austin area organizations. "
Finalist: Urban Air Adventure, Bee Cave
Brian and Jovhanna May are Westlake Hills residents with two children in Eanes ISD. Brian’s father, Van, is also an active owner who can be found at Urban Air every weekend, keeping the facility pristine. Together, the family felt the need to offer a family entertainment venue in our community where families and neighbors can gather to create lasting memories. Opening during the pandemic and operating throughout has presented a myriad of challenges, but their dedicated staff has answered the call to ensure a safe, healthy environment for all.
As the ultimate indoor adventure park, Urban Air has something for everyone. Daily activities include indoor skydiving, virtual reality, ropes course, warrior course, sky rider, rock climbing walls, an indoor playground, dodgeball, and trampolines. Their party hosts make Urban Air a perfect destination for events of all types, and the private birthday bashes allow the entire facility to be rented out for a day of fun-filled adventures.
2020 Winner: Sway Thai Westlake
2019 Winner: Bird's Barbershop
2018 Winner: Lizzylu
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