Posted Thursday December 19, 2019

Award Gala

Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce 2020 Business Excellence Awards Nominees!

The Business Excellence Awards Gala is a celebration that recognizes Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber members who have made exceptional contributions through their involvement and leadership in the community.


Small Business of the Year Award (1-10 Employees)
sponsored by S.G. Cunningham Limited

The Crack Specialists
Element Hair
Frontline Forward
Lot 42 Inc.
Reeve & Company Inc.
Roxton Industries
Token Creative Services
unLOCKEd Integrated Design. Brand. Marketing. Sales.

Business of the Year Award (11-50 Employees)
sponsored by Miller Thomson LLP

Clean & Tidy
Dietrich Plumbing & Pump Ltd.
Diva International Inc.
Home Care Assistance
Libro Credit Union
Reis Information Systems
Teletek Structures Inc.

Business of the Year Award (Over 50 Employees)
sponsored by University of Waterloo

B Hospitality
Deep Trekker Inc.
Equitable Life Insurance Company of Canada
Keolis Grand River LP
MCAP Service Corporation
MTE Consultants Inc.
NDI (Northern Digital Inc.)

New Business of the Year Award (<2 Years)
sponsored by Bell Canada

Exhale Therapy Inc.
Heffner Cabinetry & Woodworking Inc.
Simplify Supply Chain Solutions

*NEW* Community Builder Award
sponsored by Heffner Lexus & Heffner Toyota

Anytime Fitness
Caudle's Catch Seafood Ltd.
Cowan Insurance Group
DTI Logistics Canada
FoxNet Inc.
KW Habilitation Services
MCAP Service Corporation
S.G. Cunningham (Kitchener) Ltd.
Westmount Signs & Printing
Wilfrid Laurier University

Employee Engagement Award
sponsored by Conestoga College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning

eSentire Inc.
Keolis Grand River LP
Knapp Fasteners Inc.
Teletek Structures Inc.
Token Creative Services
Traces Screen Printing Ltd.

Environment & Sustainability Award
sponsored by Enbridge Gas Inc. Operating as Union Gas

Accelerator Centre
AET Group Inc.
BlackBerry Ltd.
City of Kitchener
Crawford & Company (Canada) Ltd.
Dundee Recycling Ltd.
Quarry Integrated Communications Inc.
Stantec Consulting Ltd.
The Cora Group Inc.

Health & Wellness in the Workplace Award
sponsored by WalterFedy

AEC Safety Solutions
Anytime Fitness
BlackBerry Ltd.
Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro Inc.
Knapp Fasteners Inc.
Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony
Melloul-Blamey Construction Inc.
Traces Screen Printing Ltd.

Innovation Award
sponsored by BlackBerry Limited

The Food Bank of Waterloo Region
Quantum Greens Inc.
Waterloo Brewing / Brick Brewing Company Ltd.

Non-Profit/Charitable Award
sponsored by MTE Consultants Inc.

Accelerator Centre
Canadian Mental Health Association Waterloo Wellington
DeafBlind Ontario Services
Homer Watson House & Gallery
Immigration Partnership (Waterloo Region)
KidSport Kitchener Waterloo Chapter
Kitchener Waterloo Community Foundation
KW Habilitation Services
Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony
Strong Start Charitable Organization
Wilfrid Laurier University

Service Excellence in Hospitality & Tourism Award
sponsored by Elements Casino Grand River

B Hospitality
Borealis Grille & Bar
Caudle's Catch Seafood Ltd.
Delta Waterloo
Settle in Relocation Services Inc.

Young Professional of the Year Award
sponsored by Meridian Credit Union

Mohsan Abdullah - Token Creative Services
Dani Bazely - Driverseat
Natalie Dumond - Natalie Dumond Coaching & Consulting
Michael Harris - Waterloo Regional Councillor - Kitchener
Bridget Jensen - Better Bedtime, Sleep Solutions & Corporate Workshops
Linda Li - Dillon Consulting Ltd.

Jennifer Seberras - Simplify Supply Chain Solutions
Carolina Soares - The Event Firm

Michael R. Follett Community Leader of the Year Award
sponsored by Equitable Life Insurance Company of Canada

Volunteer of the Year Award
sponsored by Lazaridis School of Business & Economics

Join over 900 of the area's most respected and recognized business leaders from Waterloo Region to celebrate their achievements on February 20th, 2020!

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