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final nomination DEADLINE: wednesday, May 22, 2019 AT 4:30PM
Early Bird: Submit your nomination by Wednesday, May 8th at 4:30pm for a chance to win 2 tickets to the event on October 16th plus a $100 gift card for the Chamber Member restaurant of your choice!
Sponsored by Gauvreau & Associates Chartered Professional Accountants
In recognition of a small business or organization, with fewer than 50 employees, showing excellence in any of the following: new or innovative product or service, quality of merchandise/ customer service, job creation, growth potential, market served and community involvement.
We-Fix-U Physiotherapy and Foot Health Centres (2018)
Havelock Metal Co. (2017)
Publican House Brewery (2016)
Noble Purification Inc. (2015)
Noble Purification Inc. (2014)
Sponsored by Business Development Bank of Canada
In recognition of a business or organization showing excellence, which could include: trade skills development, quality, craftsmanship, outstanding service, excellence in innovation in product or service, sustainable financial performance or market/product development and community involvement.
Kawartha Lakes Construction (2018)
R & M Smith Contracting Ltd. (2017)
Mortlock Construction Inc. (2016)
Bruce Maly Plumbing & Drain Services Inc. (2015)
Mortlock Construction Inc. (2014)
Sponsored by BMO Financial Group
In recognition of a business or organization that has demonstrated a commitment to excellence in attracting tourists to the Greater Peterborough Area. Describe the activity (event, initiative, campaign, and/or the marketing/promotion) that brought tourists to the area, and the estimated impact.
Kawartha Craft Beer Festival (2018)
4th Line Theatre (2017)
Peterborough & The Kawarthas Tourism (2016)
ReFrame Peterborough International Film Festival (2015)
Lang Pioneer Village (2014)
Sponsored by Kawartha Credit Union
In recognition of an accommodation and/or food business or organization demonstrating commitment to excellence in hospitality/customer service, staff knowledge, quality and consistency of product, signage, marketing & promotion, parking and accessibility, and community involvement.
The Imperial Tandoor (2018)
Publican House Brewery (2017)
The Brickhouse Craft Burger (2016)
Riley's Pub (2015)
Cravings Bakery & Market (2014)
MICRO BUSINESS - FEWER THAN 5 EMPLOYEES
Sponsored by Darling Insurance & Realty Ltd.
In recognition of a small business or organization that has demonstrated significant business achievement, growth, and/or other significant business milestones in the past year, as well as community involvement.
Sullivan Law Ptbo (2018)
Celtic Connection (2017)
Let's Get Digital (2016)
Glow Maternity (2015)
Blossom Hill Nursery (2014)
Sponsored by RBC Royal Bank
In recognition of a business or organization showing commitment to innovation and excellence in retail, including: staff knowledge, consideration of merchandising, store design, customer service, marketing & promotion and community involvement.
Leon's Furniture (2018)
Lakefield Foodland (2017)
Long & McQuade (2016)
Merit Travel Peterborough (2015)
Merrett Home Hardware Building Centre (2014)
Sponsored by The Peterborough Examiner
In recognition of a business showing excellence in the provision of services that require a formal certification by a professional body, such as legal, medical, financial, real estate, etc. Judges considerations include: business growth, market development, customer service, professionalism and integrity, marketing and promotion, and community involvement.
Gauvreau & Associates Chartered Professional Accountants (2018)
Sponsored by TD Bank Group
In recognition of a business or organization that demonstrates consistent top-quality customer service, ongoing employee training and is able to provide examples of being friendly, honest, innovative, approachable and, as well, their community involvement. Customer testimonials are strongly encouraged (maximum 5).
Lang Pioneer Village Museum (2018)
Avant-Garden Shop (2017)
MicroAge Peterborough (2016)
Home Suite Home Transitions (2015)
Jason McIntosh Fresh Frozen Beef (2014)
Sponsored by Trent University
In recognition of a business or organization with significant local focus in their enterprise, either through manufacturing product locally, or retailing/utilizing products, and/or services produced locally, as well as their community involvement; with their primary focus being sourcing product and/or services locally first, and that the ideal candidate has an internal policy to support this.
Tiny Greens Plant Cafe (2018)
Lang Pioneer Village Museum (2017)
The Land Canadian Adventures (2016)
Peterborough Museum & Archives (2015)
Cravings Bakery & Market (2014)
INNOVATION / RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT
Sponsored by Innovation Cluster
In recognition of a company or organization that demonstrates innovations in products, processes and/or practices, product research and prototype development, as well as community involvement. Please note: Previous recipients must demonstrate substantial progress.
Entomo Farms (2018)
Chimp Treats (2017)
Swish Maintenance Limited (2016)
Next Millennium Farms (2015)
Noble Purification Inc. (2014)
COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT OR RENOVATION
Sponsored by City of Peterborough
In recognition of either the business/property owner or the contractor for a project showing excellence in overall visual impact or distinctiveness, innovative design and/or commitment to heritage, a commitment to the environment and community involvement. The project should serve as a showcase for the skilled trades, as well as a model to the community and has been completed within the past 2 years (May 22nd, 2017 – May 22nd, 2019). Please note: Before & after pictures are highly recommended (via email or in person).
Publican House Brewery (2018)
Lett Architects (2017)
Ashburnham Realty - 242 Hunter Street (2016)
The Loomex Group (2015)
BrandHealth Inc. (2014)
MARKETING & PROMOTION
Sponsored by BDO Canada LLP
In recognition of a business or organization, their in-house designer, or a Marketing, Design or Communications Company who has created a multi-media, marketing, or design campaign, that has been outstanding, innovative and noticeable, raising awareness and increasing business for its client, or itself, within the last year, and has community involvement. Please note: Sample images of your work are highly recommended, if applicable (via email or in person).
inspirtainment inc. (2018)
Oldies 96.7 Radio/My Broadcasting Corp. (2017)
Mega Experience (2016)
Cottage Country Connection (2015)
Central Smith (2014)
Sponsored by County of Peterborough
In recognition of a business or organization that displays environmental responsibility and who has adopted new practices that encourage the sustainable use of renewable resources, or protection of environmentally sensitive areas and has community involvement.
Entomo Farms (2018)
Lansdowne Place (2017)
The Food Forest Cafe (2015)
Camp Kawartha (2014)
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Sponsored by Peterborough Regional Health Centre
In recognition of a business or organization that promotes wellness and vitality in our community and demonstrates recognition of the importance of educating and inspiring individuals and the community at large, to achieve optimal health.
Salti Yoga (2018)
The Mane Intent Inc. (2017)
Hot Yoga Peterborough Wellness Institute (2016)
Peterborough Centre of Naturopathic Medicine (2015)
Peterborough Centre of Naturopathic Medicine (2014)
Sponsored by Community Foundation of Greater Peterborough
In recognition of a Not-for-Profit organization that exemplifies excellence and/or growth in entrepreneurial spirit, programs and services, volunteer management, fundraising initiatives, transparency/disclosure, marketing & promotion, and community involvement.
Hospice Peterborough (2018)
New Canadians Centre Peterborough (2017)
Trent University (2016)
Canadian Mental Health Association Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge (2015)
The James Fund (2014)
EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by LLF Lawyers LLP
In recognition of a business or organization that exemplifies excellence in its employee focus, which could include: job creation, diversity of hiring, training & support programs, morale initiatives, recognition & reward programs, workplace wellness, and a commitment to professional and personal development, as well as community involvement.
Kawartha Lakes Construction (2017)
GM Financial (2016)
Siemens Canada Ltd. (2015)
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