*Recipients in bold


Business Citizen of the Year

Sponsored by Melody Homes

Bill Lockington

Entrepreneurial Spirit- 3 Years or less

Sponsored by Branded Merchandise

  • Liftlock Self-Storage and Venture Centre
  • Peterborough Kia
  • Snap Peterborough Inc.


Sponsored by BMO Bank of Montreal

  • Canadian Welding Skills
  • Cooney Promotions
  • Friendly Fires

Manufacturing - Fewer than 50 employees

Sponsored by Peterborough Community Futures Development Corporation

  • FCI Windows
  • Paluski Boats Ltd.
  • Steelworks Design Inc.

MANUFACTURING - more than 50 employees

Sponsored by Business Development Bank of Canada

  • Bryston Ltd. 
  • Nefab Inc.
  • Swish Maintenance Ltd. 


Sponsored by RBC Financial Group 

  • Hutchinson House Museum
  • Lang Pioneer Village
  • Liftlock and the River Boat Cruices


Sponsored by Sysco Food Services of Central Ontario

  • Elmhirt's Resort
  • Mexicali Rosa's
  • Pine Vista Resort

Micro Business - Fewer than 5 employees

Sponsored by Darling Insurance

  • Basket Express
  • Community Alternative Funeral & Cremation Services Ltd.
  • Crawford Building Consultants Inc.


Sponsored by The Peterborough Examiner

  • Cottage Toys
  • Merret Home Hardware
  • Lockside Trading Company

Customer First 

Sponsored by TD Canada Trust

  • Cherney Realty
  • Nexicom Inc.
  • Nightingale Nursing Registry Ltd.

Innovation / Research & Development

Sponsored by Greater Peterborough Area Economic Development Corp.

  • Fishercast Global Corporation
  • Keyzers Automation Inc.
  • Roto Spa

Commercial Restoration / Renovation 

Sponsored by City of Peterborough 

  • Carlson Wagonlit / Stewart Travel
  • Kitty's Erotic Boutique
  • Swirl In Motion

Marketing & Promotion 

Sponsored by BDO Dunwoddy LLP 

  • Impact Communications
  • The Creative Link.net
  • Welsh Marketing Inc.

Environmental Practices 

Sponsored by County of Peterborough

  • Changing Ways Diaper  Service
  • Generation Solar Renewable Energy Systems Inc.
  • Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront

Health & Wellness 

Sponsored by Dental Homecare Inc.

  • Dr. Doug's Family Chiropractic Centre
  • Kawartha Participation Projects
  • Y. M. C. A. of Peterborough


Sponsored by Fleming College

  • Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Peterborough
  • Community Counselling and Resource Centre
  • Y. M. C. A. of Peterborough

Employer of the Year 

Sponsored by Lockington Lawless Fitzpatrick LLP

  • Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront
  • Operitel Corporation
  • Shimano Canada Ltd.


Sponsored by Peterborough Chamber of Commerce and the Small Business Week Committee

  • , Fleming College
  • Lebogang Mothibatsela, Trent University