*Recipients in bold


Business Citizen of the Year

Sponsored by Nexicom

dave wills

Entrepreneurial Spirit

Sponsored by Branded Merchandise

  • Dental Home Care
  • Green Street
  • Reggie's HotGrill


Sponsored by Peterborough Community Futures Development Corporation

  • Cabinetree
  • Measure Max
  • Sciens Industries Inc.


Sponsored by RBC Financial Group 

  • Lang Pioneer Village
  • Kawartha Lakes Wakeboard Company
  • Woodhaven Country Lodge


Sponsored by Sysco Food Services of Central Ontario

  • Best Western Otonabee Inn
  • Jesse's Tap & Grill
  • The Magic Rolling Pin

Micro Business - Fewer than 5 employees

Sponsored by
The Staffing Connection / Level A

  • Crawford Building Consultants Inc.
  • Simon Terry Designs
  • That Special Touch Wedding & Event Decor

Retail - Chain / Franchise 

Sponsored by Business Development Bank 

  • Merrett Home Hardware Building Centre
  • Staples Business Depot South
  • Trans Canada Nissan

Retail - Non-Chain / Non-Franchise

Sponsored by The Peterborough Examiner

  • All Creatures Great & Small
  • Brant's Office Supplies
  • Grady's Feet Essentials

Customer First 

Sponsored by TD Canada Trust

  • Carlson Wagoblit/Stewart Travel
  • Community Alternative Funeral Home
  • Jake's Neighbourhood Grill

Local Focus

Sponsored by Darling Insurance 

  • 38 Degrees Restaurant
  • RMS Events

Innovation / Research & Development

Sponsored by Greater Peterborough Area Economic Development Corp.

  • Bear Mountain Boats Inc.
  • ODIM Spectrum Ltd.
  • Unique Inventions Inc.

Commercial Restoration / Renovation 

Sponsored by City of Peterborough 

  • The Historic Red Dog
  • Vision Glass Inc.
  • Whelan's Flooring Centre

Marketing & Promotion 

Sponsored by BDO Dunwoddy LLP 

  • Fleming College
  • Little Ad Company (Crossrads)
  • Little Ad Company (Walk a Mile in Her Shoes)

Environmental Practices 

Sponsored by County of Peterborough

  • Camp Kawartha
  • Hippy Chippie
  • Swish Maintenance Ltd.

Health & Wellness 

Sponsored by Operitel

  • Dental Home Care Inc.
  • Peterborough Manor
  • Primary Health Care Services of Peterborough


Sponsored by Fleming College

  • Canadian Cancer Society
  • Market Hall
  • YWCA Peterborough, Victoria, and Haliburton

Employer of the Year 

Sponsored by Lockington Lawless Fitzpatrick

  • Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront
  • Kawartha Credit Union
  • Operitel Corporation


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

  • Amanda Fisher, Fleming College
  • Dean Howley, Trent University