*Recipients in bold


Business Citizen of the Year

Sponsored by Nexicom

michael skinner

Entrepreneurial Spirit

Sponsored by The Venue

  • Lakeshore Designs
  • MicroAge Peterborough
  • The Body Shop

Supply Chain 

Sponsored by Peterborough Community Futures Development Corporation

  • R&J Machine
  • SunRise Power
  • Sysco Central Ontario, Inc.

Skilled Trades 

Sponsored by Business Development Bank

  • McCloskey International Limited
  • Restwell Upholstering Co. Inc.
  • Tri-Line Electrical Services Ltd.


Sponsored by BMO Financial Group 

  • Irwin Inn of Stoney Lake Inc.
  • Lang Pioneer Village Museum
  • Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism


Sponsored by Sysco Central Ontario, Inc.

  • Denbar's Steak Chalet
  • Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront
  • Viamede Resort

Micro Business - Fewer than 5 employees

Sponsored by
The Staffing Connection / Level A

  • Home Suite Home Transitions 
  • The WISP Group
  • Treehouse Studio

Retail - Chain / Franchise 

Sponsored by RBC Financial Group 

  • Best Buy Mobile
  • Domino's Pizza
  • The Body Shop

Retail - Non-Chain / Non-Franchise

Sponsored by The Peterborough Examiner

  • The Avant-Garden Shop
  • Spa on Hunter at Euphoria
  • Water World Pools

Customer First 

Sponsored by TD Canada Trust

  • Driving Miss Daisy
  • MicroAge Peterborough
  • The Body Shop

Local Focus

Sponsored by Darling Insurance

  • Christensen Fine Art
  • Gypsy Barn
  • Muddy's Pit BBQ

Innovation / Research & Development

Sponsored by Greater Peterborough Area Economic Development Corporation

  • K9 Wellness Centre
  • Siemens Canada Ltd.
  • Quickmill Inc.

Commercial Restoration / Renovation 

Sponsored by City of Peterborough 

  • Kettle Drums Restaurant & Bar 
  • The ScottcoDanaco Partnership 
  • Westmount Pharmacy

Marketing & Promotion 

Sponsored by BDO Canada LLP 

  • Kawartha Credit Union
  • The Athletics Centre at the Trent Community Sport & Recreation Centre
  • Treehouse Studio

Environmental Practices 

Sponsored by County of Peterborough

  • CCS-agriKomp Inc.
  • Eco-Kare International
  • Harley Farms

Health & Wellness 

Sponsored by Gauvreau & Associates Chartered Professional Accountant

  • Motion Specialities 
  • Paget Denture Clinic
  • The Athletics Centre at the Trent Community Sport & Recreation Centre


Sponsored by Fleming College

  • Alzheimer Society of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumerland,
    and Haliburton
  • Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & District
  • Peterborough Community Futures Development Corp.

Employer of the Year 

Sponsored by LLF LAWYERS LLP 

  • BDO Canada LLP
  • Kawartha Credit Union
  • MicroAge Peterborough


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

  • Tyler Lovenuk, Fleming College
  • Wilson Scott, Trent University