"It was awesome…it was a great opportunity for us to extend our brand to Peterborough."

Steve & Heidi Stewart
The Brickhouse Craft Burger
2016 Hospitality Award Recipient

"I know I work really hard at this, and I just thought it was really cool that someone recognized it." 

Mike Doherty
Dohjo Muay Thai & Fitness
2016 4-Under-40 Profile Recipient

"To be told that what you’re doing is at a high level and it does bring excellence is pretty rewarding, so I think the staff found it very uplifting." 

Amy Simpson
MicroAge Technology Solutions
2016 Customer First Award Recipient

“The Peterborough Business Excellence Awards Event is an excellent opportunity for local businesses to celebrate their achievements & to be recognized by their fellow community & business leaders!”

Bruce & Ann Marie Maly
Bruce Maly Plumbing & Drain Services Inc.
2015 Skilled Trades Award Recipient

“I can think of no greater way to not only advertise one’s business but also to recognize those who work within the organization for their accomplishments and dedication.  The process was straightforward and easy enough to complete and allowed me, as the business owner to highlight what I felt are our strengths.”

Deborah Paris-Lineberry
Paris Marine Ltd.
2015 Retail Non-Chain/Non-Franchise Award Recipient


“The public recognition, promotional tools and networking opportunities associated with the Award provided exciting new avenues for the PMA.  The Award cements the PMA’s credibility and validity in its community and serves as a powerful tool in applications to external partners.”

Susan Neale
Peterborough Museum & Archives
2015 Local Focus Award Recipient


“Answering the required on-line questions by delving into details of the business, our recent accomplishments and explaining why we met the category criteria was gratifying, and worth the effort.  Staff were excited to share our “spark”, and to be noticed within the business sector”

Patti Priestman
Home Suite Home Transitions
2015 Customer First Award Recipient


“Through the application process, CMHA had the opportunity to talk about our accomplishments...so, get out there and don’t be afraid to tell the business community what a good job you’re doing, supporting your community!”

Kerri Davies
Canadian Mental Health Association Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge
2015 Not-for-Profit Award Recipient

"Over the years, Lang Pioneer Village has been a Business Excellence Awards nominee, finalist and winner in multiple categories and this has enhanced our reputation and been a great source of pride for everyone at the Museum."

Joe Corrigan
Lang Pioneer Village Museum
2014 Tourism Award Recipient