VAUGHAN, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 28, 2012) - Vivian Risi, founder and broker of record of Royal LePage -- Your Community Realty, was presented with the 2012 Philanthropic Business Person of the Year award at the Vaughan Chamber of Commerce's Business Achievement Awards Gala this past May.

"I want to thank everyone again for all of what you do to help this community," says Risi. "I'm truly honoured and blessed to be here and to receive such a prestigious award."

The annual ceremony honours the city's most creative business leaders in a variety of fields, including small business, manufacturing, technological excellence and environmental leadership.

Contact Information:

Vivian Risi
Broker of Record
Royal LePage - Your Community Realty, Brokerage
905-731-2000
www.yourcommunityrealty.com