Business Excellence Awards Gala

The Annual Business Excellence Awards Gala is the Chamber’s premier event and a must-attend night for business owners in the Region! The Gala is a celebration of business excellence, recognizing Chamber members who have made exceptional contributions through their involvement and leadership in the community. It is a time for the business community to come together and show their appreciation towards business and organizations that have helped shape Waterloo Region as one of the strongest professional communities in Canada.

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Celebrate Business Excellence

ABOUT THE EVENT

Every year, the Business excellence Awards Gala is attended by over 900 members, including the area’s most respected and recognized industry leaders. Organizations of every size are represented, from international companies to mom-and-pop shops.

In 2020, fourteen awards will be presented throughout the course of the evening:

  • Business of the Year Award (1-10 Employees)
  • Business of the Year Award (11-50 Employees)
  • Business of the Year Award (Over 50 Employees)
  • New Business of the Year Award (Under 2 Years)
  • Community Builder of the Year Award
  • Employee Engagement Award
  • Environment and Sustainability Award
  • Health & Wellness in the Workplace Award
  • Service Excellence in Hospitality & Tourism Award
  • Innovation Award
  • Non-Profit/Charitable Award
  • Young Professional of the Year Award
  • Michael R. Follett Community Leader of the Year Award
  • Volunteer of the Year Award
  • The Crack Specialists
  • Element Hair
  • Frontline Forward
  • Lot 42 Inc.
  • Reeve & Company Inc.
  • Roxton Industries
  • Token Creative Services
  • unLOCKEd Company
  • Clean & Tidy
  • Dietrich Plumbing & Pump Ltd.
  • Diva International Inc.
  • Driverseat
  • Home Care Assistance
  • Libro Credit Union
  • Reis Information Systems
  • Teletek Structures Inc.
  • B Hospitality
  • Deep Trekker Inc.
  • Equitable Life of Canada
  • Keolis Grand River LP
  • MCAP Service Corporation
  • MTE Consultants Inc.
  • NDI (Northern Digital Inc.)
  • WalterFedy
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Caudle’s Catch Seafood Ltd.
  • Cowan Insurance Group
  • DTI Logistics Canada
  • FoxNet Inc.
  • Intrigue
  • KW Habilitation Services
  • MCAP Service Corporation
  • S.G. Cunningham (Kitchener) Ltd.
  • Westmount Signs & Printing
  • Wilfrid Laurier University
  • eSentire Inc.
  • Intrigue
  • Keolis Grand River LP
  • Knapp Fasteners Inc.
  • Teletek Structures Inc.
  • Token Creative Services
  • Traces Screen Printing Ltd.
  • WalterFedy
  • Accelerator Centre
  • AET Group Inc.
  • BlackBerry Ltd.
  • City of Kitchener
  • Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc.
  • Dundee Recycling Ltd.
  • Quarry Integrated Communications Inc.
  • Stantec Consulting Ltd.
  • The Cora Group Inc.
  • AEC Safety Solutions
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Axonify
  • BlackBerry Ltd.
  • Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro
  • Knapp Fasteners Inc.
  • Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony
  • Melloul-Blamey Construction Inc.
  • Sonova
  • Traces Screen Printing Ltd.
  • Driverseat
  • The Food Bank of Waterloo Region
  • Quantum Greens Inc.
  • Sonova
  • Waterloo Brewing LTD
  • DROM
  • Exhale Therapy Inc.
  • Heffner Cabinetry & Woodworking Inc.
  • Simplify Supply Chain Solutions
  • 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
  • B Hospitality
  • Borealis Grille & Bar
  • Caudle’s Catch Seafood Ltd.
  • ChefDtv
  • Delta Hotels by Marriott Waterloo
  • Settle in Relocation Services Inc.
  • 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