*Recipients in bold


Business Citizen of the Year

Sponsored by Nexicom

Daniel Stanford

Entrepreneurial Spirit

Sponsored by Operitel Corporation

  • KawarthaNow.com
  • Lakeshore Designs
  • Yorkshire Valley Farms

Supply Chain 

Sponsored by Peterborough Community Futures Development Corporation

  • Discovery Dream Homes
  • InnoZinc Inc.
  • Stickling's Bakery & Bistro

Skilled Trades 

Sponsored by Business Development Bank

  • Cabinetree
  • Canadian Welding Skills
  • Tri-Line Electrical Services Ltd.


Sponsored by BMO Financial Group 

  • Ennismore Homestead Theatre
  • Peterborough Little Lake Musicfest
  • Warsaw Caves Conservation Area and Campground


Sponsored by Sysco Central Ontario, Inc.

  • BO Pizza
  • Elmhirst's Resort
  • Rare Grillhouse

Micro Business - Fewer than 5 employees

Sponsored by
The Staffing Connection / Level A

  • Cosmetic Transformations Inc.
  • InnoZinc Inc.
  • Welsh Marketing Inc.

Retail - Chain / Franchise 

Sponsored by RBC Financial Group 

  • Fine Details
  • Marlin Travel
  • The Body Shop

Retail - Non-Chain / Non-Franchise

Sponsored by The Peterborough Examiner

  • Bennett's Home Furnishings
  • Grady's Feet Essentials
  • Sarge's Army Surplus

Customer First 

Sponsored by TD Canada Trust

  • Brant Office Supply Ltd.
  • Canterbury Gardens
  • Grady's Feet Essentials

Local Focus

Sponsored by Darling Insurance 

  • BE Catering
  • Global Point Energy
  • Kawartha Dairy Limited

Innovation / Research & Development

Sponsored by Greater Peterborough Are Economic Development Corp.

  • Bryston Limited
  • Cosmetic Transformations Inc.
  • Siemens Canada Ltd.

Commercial Restoration / Renovation 

Sponsored by City of Peterborough 

  • Kawartha Lakes Construction 
  • Kilislian Investment Equity Corp
  • The Venue

Marketing & Promotion 

Sponsored by BDO Canada LLP 

  • Nexicom
  • Peterborough Regional Health Centre Foundation
  • Treehouse Studio

Environmental Practices 

Sponsored by County of Peterborough

  • Camp Kawartha
  • Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & District
  • Lansdowne Place

Health & Wellness 

Sponsored by Robert D. Gauvreau, Chartered Accountant

  • KLM Counselling Services
  • The Gardens of Peterborough
  • Trent Community Sport & Recreation Centre


Sponsored by Fleming College

  • Community Care Peterborough
  • Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & District
  • Hospice Peterborough

Employer of the Year 

Sponsored by LLF LAWYERS LLP 

  • BOATsmart!
  • Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront
  • Kawartha Credit Union


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

  • Matthew Warren, Fleming College
  • Gemma L. Edwin, Trent University