Burlington Business Awards Gala presented by RBC
After months of interviews and meetings, the Burlington Chamber of Commerce has announced the finalists for its 2018 Business Excellence Awards.
The Chamber has 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.
The finalists are:
• Urtech Manufacturing
• Zeton Inc.
RETAIL / WHOLESALE
• Burlington Merchandising & Fixtures
• Mrs. B’s GiftHouse
• SB Simpson Group
RETAIL / WHOLESALE - LARGE
• Discovery Ford
• Pioneer Family Pools
• Snuggle Bugz
SERVICE - SMALL
• A.S. Security & Surveillance
• Burlington Mall
• Liaison College Culinary Arts
SERVICE - MEDIUM
• CS-1 Transportation
• Idea Factor
SERVICE - LARGE
• Taylor Moving and Storage
• Maude Leger (Sold Right Away)
• Nazia Surti (Beauty First)
• Erinn Weatherbie (Kelly’s Bake Shoppe)
• Burlington Public Library
• Compassion Society of Halton
• Halton Women’s Place
EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR
• Boehringer Ingelheim Canada Ltd.
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 5 at the Burlington Convention Centre. Also being presented at the Chamber Awards Gala will be BEDC’s Technology and Innovation Award, and Mayor Rick Goldring’s Community Service Awards.
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Last Year's 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