Burlington Business Awards Gala
It's award season! The 2019 Burlington Business Awards Gala is being held on April 4th at the Burlington Convention Centre.
After months of interviews and meetings, the Burlington Chamber of Commerce has announced the finalists for the 2019 Business Excellence Awards.
The Chamber has named 29 local organizations as potential winners of its Business Excellence Awards in a variety of categories. Award nominations are based on overall business excellence and the criteria include leadership, community contributions, entrepreneurship, environment, employee welfare, innovation and market growth.
The finalists are:
Manufacturer – Large
Manufacturer – Medium
Great Lakes Scenic Studios
BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association
Food for Life Canada
Retail / Wholesale
Fully Promoted Burlington
Global Fuels Inc.
Nickel Brook Brewing Company
Service – Large
A.S.P. Security Services
John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport
Pearl & Pine Retirement
Service – Medium
Service – Small
Baudit Interior Design
Fairview Tire AutoPro
The Bradburn Group
Service – Micro
FarAway Greens Indoor Golf
OnePlan Business Centres
Erika MacKay (Niche for Design)
Joseph Apps (Joe Apps Technology Support)
Tara Hill (Millcroft Catering)
Employer of the Year
Innomotive Solutions Group
While the list of finalists is now public information, the names of the winners remain a closely guarded secret. The winners will be announced at the Chamber Business Awards Gala set for April 4 at the Burlington Convention Centre. This not-to-be-missed affair continues to be one of the most anticipated business events of the year.
Also being presented at the Chamber Awards Gala will be BEDC’s Technology and Innovation Award, Tourism Burlington’s Tourism Builder Award, and Mayor Marianne Meed Ward’s Community Service Awards.
If you are interested in attending the Gala, please click here for pricing and to book tickets. Partnership opportunities are available; contact Ashlee Livingstone at 905-320-1013.
Burlington Convention Centre
April 4, 2019
5:30 pm Cocktail Reception
6:30 pm Dinner
8:00 pm Awards Presentation
9:30 pm Closing Remarks
This is a Black Tie Invited event.
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2018 BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARDS
The 2018 Business Excellence Awards were presented at the Burlington Chamber of Commerce Business Awards Gala on April 5 to the delight of the more than 450 business people in attendance.
The Chamber had named 27 local organizations as potential winners of its Business Excellence 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.
2018 Business Excellence Awards Winners
Manufacturer Award: Etratech
Retail / Wholesale Award: SB Simpson Group
Retail / Wholesale Award (Large): Snuggle Bugz
Not-for-Profit: Halton Women’s Place
Service (Small): A.S. Security & Surveillance
Service (Medium): Idea Factor
Service (Large): Taylor Moving and Storage
Young Entrepreneur Award: Maude Leger – Sold Right Away
Employer of the Year: IKEA
These nine Burlington businesses demonstrate excellence in business leadership, community contributions, entrepreneurship, environmental practices, employee welfare, innovation and growth.
2017 Business Excellence Awards Winners
Service Industry Award (Large): ABL Employment
Service Industry Award (Medium): OKD Marketing
Service Industry Award (Small): Danyliw & Mann CPAs
Retail / Wholesale Award: Burlington Orthotic Centre
Manufacturer Award: Anaergia Inc.
Not-for-Profit: Food for Life
Young Entrepreneur Award: Eric Rodgers – Direct Access Digital
Heritage Award: Laurel Steel