The Peace Arch News covered the South Surrey and White Rock Chamber Business Excellence Awards.
…”Mostafa Sabeti of Golden Glory Martial Arts Academy was named business person of the year in the self-owned category.
‘I’m very happy to be here in this beautiful country, this beautiful province and city,” the Tehran, Iran-born entrepreneur and kickboxing champion told the crowd after accepting his award.
‘I came here to Canada 12 years ago, and the first day I landed in Canada I really felt this was my home,” he added. “It has been very hard and challenging as a new immigrant, but I tried to do my best and from the first I had lots of great, great Canadian friends who helped me and made be proud to be a Canadian.'”