* Recipients in bold

Business Citizen of the Year

Sponsored by Nexicom


Entrepreneurial Spirit

Sponsored by Gauvreau & Associates Chartered Professional Accountants

  • Farm Life Financial Planning Group

  • Havelock Metal Co.

  • Publican House Brewery

Skilled Trades

Sponsored by Business Development Bank of Canada

  • Fransky Mechanical

  • Kawartha Lakes Construction

  • R & M Smith Contracting Ltd.



Sponsored by BMO Financial Group

  • 4th Line Theatre

  • Kawarthas Northumberland Butter Tart Tour

  • Peterborough Downtown Business Improvement Area


Retail - Chain/Franchise

Sponsored by RBC Royal Bank

  • Delta Bingo & Gaming

  • Lakefield Foodland

  • Leon's Furniture Peterborough

Retail - Non-Chain/Non-Franchise

Sponsored by The Peterborough Examiner

  • Celtic Connection

  • Grady's Feet Essentials

  • Whelan's Flooring Centre

Customer First

Sponsored by TD Bank Group

  • Avant-Garden Shop

  • Brant Basics

  • Locks Salon & Spa

Local Focus

Sponsored by Trent University

  • BE Catering

  • Lang Pioneer Village Museum

  • RMS Events

Innovation / Research & Development

Sponsored by Innovation Cluster

  • Canuck Play

  • Chimp Treats

  • Lucky Strike Bait Works Ltd.

Commercial Development or Renovation

Sponsored by City of Peterborough

  • Euphoria Wellness Spa

  • Lakeshore Designs

  • Lett Architects

Marketing & Promotion

Sponsored by BDO Canada LLP

  • Lakeshore Designs

  • Mega Experience

  • Oldies 96.7 Radio/My Broadcasting Corp.

Environmental Practices

Sponsored by County of Peterborough

  • Home Suite Home Transitions

  • Lansdowne Place

  • Rainmaker Worldwide Inc.

Health & Wellness

Sponsored by Peterborough Regional Health Centre

  • The Mane Intent Inc.

  • Pulse Physiotherapy

  • Salti Yoga


Sponsored by Community Foundation of Greater Peterborough

  • Community Care Peterborough

  • Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre

  • New Canadians Centre Peterborough

Employer of the Year

Sponsored by LLF Lawyers LLP

  • Business Development Bank of Canada

  • Cambium

  • Kawartha Lakes Construction

4-Under-40 profiles

Sponsored by Community Futures Peterborough

  • Jason Chessar

  • Yvonne Lai

  • Craig Mortlock

  • Catia Skinner

Newcomer Entrepreneur of the Year

Sponsored by Fleming College

  • Nigina Azimova

  • Andressa Lacerda

  • Catia Skinner

Micro-Business (less than 5 employees)

Sponsored by Darling Insurance & Realty Ltd.

  • Celtic Connection

  • The Mane Intent Inc.

  • Sofie Andreou & Associates


Sponsored by Kawartha Credit Union

  • Pita Pit (Lansdowne)

  • Publican House Brewery

  • The Venue

Student Business Leadership Bursaries

Sponsored by Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development

  • Samantha Rivers - Fleming College

  • Patricia Hoyt - Trent University