2014 BURLINGTON BUSINESS AWARDS GALA
The Chamber has named 17 local organizations as potential winners of awards in a variety of categories. Award nominations are based on overall business excellence and the criteria include excellence in business leadership, community contributions, entrepreneurship, environment, employee welfare, innovation, and market growth.
While the list of finalists is now public information, the names of the winners remain a closely guarded secret.
- Urtech Manufacturing Inc.
- Widex Canada Ltd.
- H2 Systems Inc.
- Nickel Brook Beers
- AIS Solutions
- Burlington Youth Soccer Club
- Burlington’s Sound of Music Festival
- Ausenco Engineering Canada Inc.
- Cogeco Cable Canada
- Gator Ted’s Sports Tap & Grill
- Ahmet Kara
- David Lammers
EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR
- Chicken Farmers of Ontario
- Pretium Anderson Burlington Inc.
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1120 Burloak Drive
When: Thursday, April 10, 2014
Time: 5:00 VIP Reception / Check In
7:30 Awards Presentations
Smith's Funeral Homes
2013 BURLINGTON BUSINESS AWARDS GALA
The 2013 Chamber of Commerce Burlington Business Awards Gala was a great success with plenty of surprises and a very happy crowd. Over 425 people attended this year's event held on April 11 at the Burlington Convention Centre. They were not disappointed and several have called this the best gala ever. The evening started with a special VIP champagne reception for award finalists, winners, sponsors and other VIPs. The was followed by a cocktail reception for all guests. After a terrific dinner the awards presentation began. Chamber President, Keith Hoey, MCd the event with award presentations made by Mayor Rick Goldring, John Chisholm of BEDC, Gord Langford of Tourism Burlington, and Shelley McQuade of the Chamber of Commerce. The highlight of the gala each year is the videos of the award finalists and winners and this years videos proved to be very exciting and entertaining. These are available on the Chamber's YouTube channel.
BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNERS
MANUFACTURER - LARGE
- APEX Composites Inc.
MANUFACTURER - SMALL
- MarShield Radiation Protection and Storage Products
RETAIL/ WHOLESALE - LARGE
- Throat Threads Apparel
RETAIL/WHOLESALE - SMALL
- The UPS Store #89
SERVICE - SMALL
- Seferian Design Group
SERVICE - LARGE
- Neelands Refrigeration Limited
EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR
- O.C. Tanner Recognition Company Limited
MAYOR'S COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD
- BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association
BEDC BUSINESSFIRST AWARD FOR BUSINESS INVESTMENT
- Fusenet Inc.
BEDC BUSINESSFIRST AWARD FOR BUSINESS EXPANSION
- Global Mobility Products Inc.
BEDC & EDC AWARD FOR BUSINESS EXPORT
- Etratech Inc.
TOURISM AMBASSADOR AWARD
- Burlington Eagles