*Recipients in bold


Business Citizen of the Year

Sponsored by Melody Homes

David Morello

Entrepreneurial Spirit- 3 Years or less

Sponsored by Cooney Promotions Inc.

  • MircoAge Technology Solutions
  • The Staffing Connection
  • Sign-A-Rama


Sponsored by BMO Bank of Montreal

  • Canadian Instrumentation Services Group Ltd.
  • Steelworks Design Inc.
  • Operitel Corporation

Manufacturing - Fewer than 50 employees

Sponsored by Peterborough Community Futures Development Corporation

  • Canadian Instrumentation Services Group Ltd.
  • Lifestyles For Your Pet Inc.
  • Restwell Upholstering Co. Ltd.

MANUFACTURING - more than 50 employees

Sponsored by Business Development Bank of Canada

  • McCloskey International Ltd.
  • Swish Maintenance Ltd.
  • Quickmill Inc.


Sponsored by RBC Financial Group 

  • Beacon By the Bay B&B Guest House
  • Liftlock & The River Boat Cruises
  • Thomas Cook Travel


Sponsored by Sysco Food Services of Central Ontario

  • Chemong Lodge Steak & Seafood
  • Olde Stone Brewery, Hot Belly Mama's, Brio Gusto
  • Selwyn Shores Waterfront B&B

Micro Business - Fewer than 5 employees

Sponsored by Darling Insurance

  • A & B Cleaning Services Inc. / Zerodraft
  • M & C Hydraulics Services Inc.
  • Page One Productions Inc.


Sponsored by Lockington Lawless Fitzpatrick Barristers & Solicitors 

  • Community Alternative Funeral & Cremation Services Ltd.
  • Knock on Wood and More
  • Miranda Studios

Customer First 

Sponsored by Fleming College

  • Anden Bath Centre
  • D. M. Wills Associates Ltd. 
  • Ralph Butcher Shop

Innovation / Research & Development

Sponsored by BDO Dunwoody LLP

  • Charlotte Products Ltd.
  • Siemens Milltronics Process Instruments Inc.
  • Steelworks Design Inc.

Commercial Restoration / Renovation 

Sponsored by City of Peterborough 

  • Comstock Funeral Home (1987) Ltd.
  • Paget Denture Clinic
  • The Village Inn

Business Communications

Sponsored by Greater Peterborough Area Economic Development Corporation

  • CMYK Advertising 
  • Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront
  • Morton Graphic Design

Green Award

Sponsored by County of Peterborough

  • Restwell Upholstering Co. Ltd.
  • The Otonabee Region Conservation Foundation
  • Turf King - Kawartha

Health & Wellness 

Sponsored by Scotiabank, Peterborough Group

  • AmeriCredit Corporations
  • Dr. Doug's Family Chiropractic Centre
  • Savage Arms (Canada) Inc.

Employer of the Year 

Sponsored by The Peterborough Examiner

  • D. M. Wills Associates Ltd.
  • Kaos Radio
  • Lockington Lawaless Fitzpatrick Barristers & Solicitors

Student Business Leadership Bursary

Sponsored by Peterborough Chamber of Commerce

  • Julie Cully, Fleming College
  • Henry Kaliisa, Trent University