Niagara Business Achievement
Awards Recipients

Awarded annually since 2004, the Niagara Business Achievement Awards celebrate success across the region.

YearAwardCompanyNameNominee/Winner
2004Business Leader of the YearGeorge Darte Funeral HomesGeorge DarteWinner
2004Community Partnership: 50 or fewer EmployeesLandon MorganWinner
2004Community Partnership: 51 or more EmployeesBrock UniversityWinner
2004Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesRegattaSportWinner
2004Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreBeatties BasicsWinner
2004Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesNapier EnterprisesWinner
2004Outstanding New BusinessNiagara Inflatables & Games Inc.Winner
2004Young EntrepreneurJust JunkMike ThorneWinner
2005Business Leader of the YearMeridian Credit UnionSean JacksonWinner
2005Business Leader of the YearBarbara Morris, Century 21Barbara MorrisNominee
2005Business Leader of the YearBrock UniversityDavid AtkinsonNominee
2005Business Leader of the YearCredit Bureau ServicesJan CookNominee
2005Business Leader of the YearNiagara CollegeNeil ChartrandNominee
2005Business Leader of the YearPinder's Lock & SecurityGreg PinderNominee
2005Community PartnershipGlen-Merritt CollisionNominee
2005Community PartnershipNiagara Aerial ProductionsNominee
2005Community PartnershipNiagara CollegeNominee
2005Community PartnershipOmni MediaNominee
2005Community PartnershipStandard RadioNominee
2005Community Partnership: 50 or fewer EmployeesJoey's Only Seafood RestaurantsWinner
2005Community Partnership: 51 or more EmployeesThe StandardWinner
2005Excellence in BusinessAlzheimer Society of NiagaraNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessBODA reLEAF ConsultingNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessFour Points SuitesNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessIllusions Media GroupNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessJust JunkNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessLife Beat NiagaraNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessLoud AdvertisingNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessMartindale Kennels & GroomingNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessMeridian Credit UnionNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessNiagara Health SystemsNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessRicochet Pure WaterNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessSt. Catharines Place RetirementNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessThe Party ShoppeNominee
2005Excellence in BusinessTVN NiagaraNominee
2005Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesGlen-Merritt CollisionWinner
2005Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreSilicon KnightsWinner
2005Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesPort Dalhousie Pier MarinaWinner
2005New BusinessBusiness Link NiagaraNominee
2005New BusinessIntelligent Workspaces & InteriorsNominee
2005New BusinessSt. Catharines Motorcycle CentreNominee
2005New BusinessStreet Seen Media/KGR MarketingNominee
2005New BusinessWipertex Industrial Rags Inc.Nominee
2005Outstanding New BusinessJust JunkWinner
2005Young EntrepreneurWipertex Industrial Rags Inc.Sallah HamdaniWinner
2005Young EntrepreneurBusiness Link NiagaraAdam ShieldsNominee
2006Business Leader of the YearNino Donatelli, DeveloperNino DontelliWinner
2006Business Leader of the YearManor CleanorsGino MarchiondaNominee
2006Community Partnership: 50 or fewer EmployeesGlen-Merritt CollisionWinner
2006Community Partnership: 50 or fewer EmployeesOxford Learning CentreNominee
2006Community Partnership: 50 or fewer EmployeesPeter Brown FinancialNominee
2006Community Partnership: 51 or more EmployeesRankin ConstructionWinner
2006Community Partnership: 51 or more EmployeesKiwanis/ECCDCNominee
2006Community Partnership: 51 or more EmployeesMeridian Credit UnionNominee
2006Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesCave Spring CellarsWinner
2006Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesConvergent TelecomNominee
2006Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesIn2itive GroupNominee
2006Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesTangarine ConceptsNominee
2006Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreNuComm InternationalWinner
2006Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreCalhoun SportswearNominee
2006Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreWalker IndustriesNominee
2006Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesNapier EnterprisesWinner
2006Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesBarbara Morris, Century 21Barbara MorrisNominee
2006Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesPow Wow New World GrillNominee
2006New BusinessAsraiNominee
2006New BusinessCartridge WorldNominee
2006Outstanding New BusinessOlson Food & BakeryWinner
2006Young EntrepreneurChris Beard PhotographyChris BeardWinner
2006Young EntrepreneurBusiness Link NiagaraAdam ShieldsNominee
2007Builder Hall of FameWalker IndustriesWinner
2007Business Person Volunteer of the YearVerge Insurance GroupMark SherkWinner
2007Business Person Volunteer of the YearDesjardins Payroll & HR ServicesMary Margaret MurphyNominee
2007Business Person Volunteer of the YearPerry's Auto ShopPerry CareyNominee
2007Entrepreneur of the YearAssociated BrownfieldsDr. Andy PankoWinner
2007Entrepreneur of the YearBoot Shop, TheLarry MorrisonNominee
2007Entrepreneur of the YearGone to Pieces Quilt ShopNancy NighNominee
2007Entrepreneur of the YearTrails End Company Inc.David & Patty WinningerNominee
2007Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesLincoln FabricsHarry AkamphuberWinner
2007Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesAll-Source Heat TreatingWayne HowardNominee
2007Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesDraftcon CalamarGary UliasNominee
2007Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesInTouch CommunicationsTammy TaylorNominee
2007Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreAbitibi ConsolidatedMarc MacDonaldWinner
2007Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreBeatties BasicsTed HoxieNominee
2007Excellence in Business 51 Employees or morePenFinancial Credit UnionBob WatsonNominee
2007Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreStokes SeedsWayne GaleNominee
2007Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesPerry's Auto ShopPerry CareyWinner
2007Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesKeefer Mansion InnPhil RitchieNominee
2007Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesMouradian Group, TheTed MouradianNominee
2007Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesPrimecast ManufacturingBill SchwengerNominee
2007Innovation & Technology AwardTersano (Canada) Inc.Steve HengspergerWinner
2007Innovation & Technology AwardNiagara WindpowerMike FournierNominee
2007Innovation & Technology AwardStrategem / CME DirectRobert YkemaNominee
2007Lifetime AchievementFowler EnterprisesKen FowlerWinner
2007New BusinessGrowth AssociatesVerne MilotNominee
2007New BusinessSweet Rage Bakery & YUMporiumLara Panusa & Lisa BuntingNominee
2007New BusinessTrigger Marketing WorksLarry AndersonNominee
2007Outstanding New BusinessPersonal OpticalRachill CampbellWinner
2007Young EntrepreneurSymetric ProductionsJoe JonesWinner
2007Young EntrepreneurDairy QueenDimitrios LadasNominee
2007Young EntrepreneurIdeal Plubing & HeatingMark SaneckiNominee
2008Builder Hall of FameRankin ConstructionWinner
2008Business Person Volunteer of the YearCredit Bureau ServicesJan CookWinner
2008Eco Action AwardHenry of Pelham Family EstateWinner
2008Eco Action AwardHuard Heating & AirNominee
2008Eco Action AwardMerit Contractors NiagaraNominee
2008Entrepreneur of the YearPerformance CarsCam Champion & John MannWinner
2008Entrepreneur of the YearHenley HondaReni de VerteuilNominee
2008Entrepreneur of the YearTangarine ConceptsKeith TurnerNominee
2008Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesMother-Ease Cloth DiapersWinner
2008Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesBig Red MarketNominee
2008Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesLancaster, Brooks & WelchNominee
2008Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesSeaway Marine TransportNominee
2008Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreElmwood KitchensWinner
2008Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreCanadian Tire Financial ServicesNominee
2008Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreCogeco Cable NiagaraNominee
2008Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreDeloitteNominee
2008Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesProfessional Carpet SystemsAnnette MarchiondaWinner
2008Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesChimpanzeePhil Kirwin & Dianne WrightNominee
2008Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesPointtsBruce ScottNominee
2008Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesPPS Accounting & Payroll SolutionsTracey HrickNominee
2008Innovation & Technology AwardShark Marine TechnologiesWinner
2008Innovation & Technology AwardHotel Dieu ShaverNominee
2008Innovation & Technology AwardStrategem / CME DirectNominee
2008Lifetime AchievementInniskillin WinesDonald ZiraldoWinner
2008New BusinessFinesse Fabrics & DécorMichele AugerNominee
2008New BusinessHeatherwood RetirementNominee
2008Outstanding New BusinessNiagara Ice DogsBill & Denise BurkeWinner
2008Young EntrepreneurAccelerated Health SystemsDr. Patrick MaddalenaWinner
2008Young EntrepreneurBMO Nesbitt BurnsDavid MascioNominee
2008Young EntrepreneurCasual CateringDaryl FergusonNominee
2009Builder Hall of FameMountainview Group of Companies Inc.Winner
2009Business Person Volunteer of the YearCommunity Care St. Catharines - ThoroldBetty-Lou SouterWinner
2009Eco Action AwardPlanET Biogas Solutions Inc.Winner
2009Eco Action AwardModern Corporation (SOS Organic Services)Nominee
2009Eco Action AwardVinFirst Inc.Nominee
2009Entrepreneur of the YearCritelli Fine FurnitureWinner
2009Entrepreneur of the YearElio's FootwearNominee
2009Entrepreneur of the YearFastek Inc.Nominee
2009Entrepreneur of the YearVaxxine Computer SystemsNominee
2009Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesDuo Temp Niagara Ltd.Winner
2009Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesDumont SecurityNominee
2009Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesRegional Doors & HardwareNominee
2009Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreHerman's Building CentresWinner
2009Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreCAA NiagaraNominee
2009Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreRidley CollegeNominee
2009Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesComputanWinner
2009Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesIndustrial Encoder CorporationNominee
2009Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesSpeedpro ImagingNominee
2009Lifetime AchievementDonald JohnstonWinner
2009Outstanding New BusinessPig Out Ontario Inc.Winner
2009Outstanding New BusinessBrand Blvd. Inc.Nominee
2009Outstanding New BusinessCoffee CultureNominee
2009Technology & InnovationASI GroupWinner
2009Technology & InnovationChampion Moyer DiebelNominee
2009Technology & InnovationNiagara CompositesNominee
2009Young Professional of the YearCity of St. CatharinesDavid Oakes, Director of Economic DevelopmentWinner
2009Young Professional of the YearJames Treadwell, Co-Owner of Treadwell RestaurantNominee
2009Young Professional of the YearMark Saxton, Owner of Elevated CommunicationsNominee
2010Builder Hall of FameBeatties BasicsTed HoxieWinner
2010Business of the YearFront Row SportsWinner
2010Business of the YearNorgen Biotek CorporationNominee
2010Business of the YearPinder's Lock & Security Inc.Nominee
2010Business Person Volunteer of the YearC.R. Smith FinancialChuck & Doug SmithWinner
2010Community LeadershipYMCA NiagaraSteve ButzWinner
2010Eco Action AwardKeefer DevelopmentsWinner
2010Eco Action AwardCSP International Business Training AcademyNominee
2010Eco Action AwardWalker Environmental GroupNominee
2010Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesPen CentreWinner
2010Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesF.I.R.E. Group of CompaniesNominee
2010Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesSundawn Integrated ServicesNominee
2010Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreHorizon UtilitiesWinner
2010Excellence in Business 51 Employees or morePenFinancial Credit UnionNominee
2010Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreSt. Catharines StandardNominee
2010Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesSun Collision CentreWinner
2010Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesCSP International Business Training AcademyNominee
2010Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesYoga by SarahNominee
2010Lifetime AchievementHenderson's PharmasaveJohn HendersonWinner
2010Outstanding New BusinessNiagara Electronics Re-use & Recycling Depot (NERRD)Winner
2010Outstanding New BusinessFourgrounds Media Inc.Nominee
2010Outstanding New BusinessGerard "Building One Sandcastle at a Time"Nominee
2010Technology & InnovationHy-Grade Precast ConcreteWinner
2010Technology & InnovationConvergent Telecom Inc.Nominee
2010Technology & InnovationDilts Piston Hydraulics Inc.Nominee
2010Young Professional of the YearMeridian Credit UnionWade StayzerWinner
2010Young Professional of the YearMs. Lisa Aceti, Habitat For HumanityNominee
2010Young Professional of the YearMs. Sheri Penner, DeloitteNominee
2011Builder Hall of FameThe Nitsopoulos FamilyWinner
2011Business of the YearAlgoma Central CorporationGreg WightWinner
2011Business of the YearDe Divitiis GroupPaul De DivitiisNominee
2011Business of the YearGeneral Motors of CanadaTammy DavidNominee
2011Community LeadershipBrock UniversityDr. Jack LightstoneWinner
2011Eco Action AwardRidley CollegeAnne KubuWinner
2011Eco Action AwardInformed Energy SolutionsMr. Gary VidaNominee
2011Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesThe Vision ClinicDiana NekoiWinner
2011Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesDurward Jones Barkwell & Company LLPRick BassettNominee
2011Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesYoungs Insurance Brokers Inc.Paula LeshkewichNominee
2011Excellence in Business 51 Employees or morePerformance CarsAndrew MarchandWinner
2011Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreCotton Inc.Silvia BillyNominee
2011Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesBrand Blvd. Inc.Shaun LichtenbergerWinner
2011Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesInnovative Kitchen DesignMike EdmondsNominee
2011Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesLex Parker Design Consultants Ltd.Lex A. ParkerNominee
2011Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesRadar Property Mgmt Inc.Mike WyersNominee
2011Lifetime AchievementChown CairnsDr. Roy Cairns,Winner
2011New BusinessThermography Clinic NiagaraLaurie-Ann WhitnallNominee
2011New BusinessU Need PitaStefan ArchuticzNominee
2011Outstanding New BusinessSherry Campbell Counselling GroupSherry CampbellWinner
2011Technology & InnovationW.S. TylerCaroline MannWinner
2011Technology & InnovationChalk & WireKim DorringtonNominee
2011Technology & InnovationMorro Images Inc.Tobias WiegandNominee
2011Volunteer Business Person of the YearGeorge Darte Funeral ChapelGeorge DarteWinner
2011Young Professional of the YearGirlnola Inc.Stephanie BonettaWinner
2011Young Professional of the YearNiagara Electronics Re-use & Recycling Depot (NERRD)Laura-Lea GuitardNominee
2011Young Professional of the YearSalon AlessandroRachel FortinoNominee
2012Builder Hall of FameStokes SeedsWinner
2012Business of the YearNorgen Biotek Corp.Dr. Yousef Haj-AhmadWinner
2012Business of the YearPhotech Environmental SolutionsShawn BarlowNominee
2012Business of the YearWhirlpool Jet Boat ToursVanessa GroeneveldNominee
2012Community LeadershipNiagara CollegeDr. Dan PattersonWinner
2012Environmental LeadershipFallsview Casino ResortGreg MedulunWinner
2012Environmental LeadershipGeneral Motors of Canada - PowertrainAndrea EtmanskieNominee
2012Environmental LeadershipInformed Energy SolutionsGary VidaNominee
2012Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesHenley HondaAlex DigenisWinner
2012Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesBHH BenefitsDawn Marie CavasinNominee
2012Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesFuture Access Inc.Bill JanzenNominee
2012Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreRoyal Henley Retirement ResidenceMargaret MilleyWinner
2012Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreBayshore Home HealthJodie SchaeferNominee
2012Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreHeart of Niagara HotelsAngelo NitsopoulosNominee
2012Excellence in Business 51 Employees or morePathstone Mental HealthEllis KatsofNominee
2012Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesBertie Printers LimitedScott BaughnWinner
2012Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesAudio Design Systems Inc.Robert RobbinsNominee
2012Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesNiagara Classic TransportCaryn PetersNominee
2012Excellence in ManufacturingNiagara Composites InternationalRoy RymerWinner
2012Excellence in ManufacturingHingston Metal FabricatorsRandy T. HingstonNominee
2012Excellence in ManufacturingPrimecast ManufacturingBill SchwengerNominee
2012Lifetime AchievementJohn BoychuckWinner
2012Outstanding New BusinessEl Gastronomo VagabundoTamara JensenWinner
2012Outstanding New BusinessGesundheit! Niagara Juice Company Inc.Susanne WoerthleNominee
2012Outstanding New BusinessMorro Images Inc.Tobias WiegandNominee
2012Technology & InnovationIafrate Machine Works LtdAl IafrateWinner
2012Technology & InnovationEurocopter CanadaArnaud MontalvoNominee
2012Technology & InnovationNiagara District AirportLen O'ConnorNominee
2012Volunteer Business Person of the YearLincoln FabricsDr. David HowesWinner
2012Young Professional of the YearFuture Access Inc.Bill JansenWinner
2012Young Professional of the YearDr. Erica Mattia - Dr. Erica MattiaDr. Erica MattiaNominee
2012Young Professional of the YearFallsview Casino Resort - Greg MedulunGreg MedulunNominee
2013Builder of the YearThe DeDivitiis FamilyWinner
2013Business of the YearVerge Insurance GroupWinner
2013Business of the YearCoventry ConnectionsNominee
2013Business of the YearEPR Kielstra & Company, Chartered AccountantsNominee
2013Business Person Volunteer of the YearPeter PartidgeWinner
2013Community LeadershipGrape Growers of OntarioDebbie ZimmrmanWinner
2013Environmental LeadershipGeneral Motors of CanadaWinner
2013Environmental LeadershipBeatties Basics Office ProductsNominee
2013Environmental LeadershipSouthbrook VineyardsNominee
2013Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesM.T. Bellies Riverstone Event CentreWinner
2013Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesScotiabank Convention CentreNominee
2013Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesTri-MediaNominee
2013Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreASI Group Ltd.Winner
2013Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreQuartek Group Inc.Nominee
2013Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreSullivan Mahoney LLPNominee
2013Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesSteadman JewllersWinner
2013Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesNiagara Inflatables & Games Inc.Nominee
2013Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesSkycomp Solutions Inc.Nominee
2013Excellence in ManufacturingEuroCopter Canada LimitedWinner
2013Excellence in ManufacturingCMI Heavy IndustriesNominee
2013Excellence in ManufacturingConstellation Brands Inc.Nominee
2013Lifetime AchievementCredit Bureau ServicesJan CookWinner
2013Outstanding New BusinessDillon's Small Batch DistillersWinner
2013Outstanding New BusinessNadia's MarketNominee
2013Outstanding New BusinessNiagara College CanadaNominee
2013Technology & InnovationAlgoma Central CorporationWinner
2013Technology & InnovationHorizon Utilities CorporationNominee
2013Technology & InnovationSt. Catharines Corrugated ContainersNominee
2013Young Professional of the YearExtreme TechnologyScott HolmesWinner
2013Young Professional of the YearJennifer Wallace Insurance & Financial SolutionsJennifer WallaceNominee
2013Young Professional of the YearScotiabank Convention CentreMissy LichtenbergerNominee
2014Builder of the YearWhite Oaks Conference Resort & SpaGeorge WakilWinner
2014Business of the YearRankin Construction Inc.Winner
2014Business of the YearFallsview Casino ResortNominee
2014Business of the YearResolute Forest ProductsNominee
2014Community LeadershipNiagara Community FoundationLiz PalmieriWinner
2014Environmental LeadershipMacdonald Zuberec Ensslen Architects Inc.Winner
2014Environmental LeadershipCEM EngineeringNominee
2014Environmental LeadershipNiagara Sustainablility InitiativeNominee
2014Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesNiagara Grape and Wine FestivalWinner
2014Excellence in Business 11 to 50 Employees180 MarketingNominee
2014Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesShannon PasseroNominee
2014Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreE.S. Fox Ltd.Winner
2014Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreHamdani Textiles Ltd.Nominee
2014Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreMyer Salit LimitedNominee
2014Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesWellington CourtWinner
2014Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesBy Request Entertainment Inc.Nominee
2014Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesVanNoort FloristNominee
2014Excellence in ManufacturingCytec Canada Inc.Winner
2014Excellence in ManufacturingFBT Inc.Nominee
2014Excellence in ManufacturingOxy Vinyls Canada Inc.Nominee
2014Lifetime AchievementHoward StaffWinner
2014Outstanding New BusinessSilversmith Brewing Co.Winner
2014Outstanding New BusinessDella Terra - Fresh Olive Oil & Balsamic Tasting BarNominee
2014Outstanding New BusinessHarmony Transport Services Inc.Nominee
2014Technology & InnovationNiagara Regional Broadband NetworkWinner
2014Technology & InnovationCMSIntelligence Inc.Nominee
2014Technology & InnovationFirstOntario - Personal Assisted TellersNominee
2014Volunteer Business Person of the YearVineland Estates WineryAllan SchmidtWinner
2014Young Professional of the YearPenFinancial Credit UnionJosh JuhlkeWinner
2014Young Professional of the YearKPMGDawn LagestenNominee
2014Young Professional of the YearTucker Design BuildDavid TuckerNominee
2015Builder of the YearCanadian Niagara HotelsDino DiCienzoWinner
2015Business of the YearCanadian Tire BankWinner
2015Business of the YearCAA NiagaraNominee
2015Business of the YearDTZ Barnicke NiagaraNominee
2015Community LeadershipAnn-Louise BranscombeWinner
2015Environmental LeadershipFriends of the Greenbelt FoundationWinner
2015Environmental LeadershipFlat Rock CellarsNominee
2015Environmental LeadershipGreening NiagaraNominee
2015Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesQuartek Group Inc.Winner
2015Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesChocolate F/XNominee
2015Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesSimpson's PharmasaveNominee
2015Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreGales FuelsWinner
2015Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreMountainview HomesNominee
2015Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreVintage HotelsNominee
2015Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesCherry LaneWinner
2015Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesNiagara Fitness SolutionsNominee
2015Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesWater SuperstoreNominee
2015Excellence in ManufacturingVinFirstWinner
2015Excellence in ManufacturingHarber TechnologiesNominee
2015Excellence in ManufacturingKemira Chemicals Canada Inc.Nominee
2015Lifetime AchievementPerformance Auto GroupJohn Mann and Cam ChampionWinner
2015Outstanding New BusinessNiagara Oast House BrewersWinner
2015Outstanding New BusinessKully's Original Sports BarNominee
2015Outstanding New BusinessThe Works Gourmet Burger BistroNominee
2015Technology & InnovationForm & AffectWinner
2015Technology & InnovationBertie Printers Ltd.Nominee
2015Technology & InnovationReif Estate WineryNominee
2015Volunteer Business Person of the YearWalker IndustriesMike WattWinner
2015Young Professional of the YearMoksha YogaTracy DuruWinner
2015Young Professional of the YearDarren HendriksNominee
2015Young Professional of the YearHolly MundulaNominee
2016Builder of the YearKeefer DevelopmentsPhil RitchieWinner
2016Business of the YearWhite Oaks Conference Resort & SpaAmeer WakilWinner
2016Business of the YearBook DepotBill Van VlietNominee
2016Business of the YearHomes by HendriksYvonne HendriksNominee
2016Community LeadershipNiagara Health SystemDr. Suzanne JohnstonWinner
2016Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesFuture Access Inc.Bill JanzenWinner
2016Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesAssociated Engineering (Ont.) Ltd.Rick HeinNominee
2016Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesEnviro-Niagara Heating & Air ConditioningMike KonderkaNominee
2016Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreKraun ElectricAaron JonesWinner
2016Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreEnbridgeSarah SmithNominee
2016Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreSitelGlenn McCormackNominee
2016Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesBig Country Raw FoodGeraldine BrouwerWinner
2016Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesCairnwood HomesJulie ShieldsNominee
2016Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesNational Records ManagementJane LockardNominee
2016Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesProvisions Food CompanyLori ElstoneNominee
2016Excellence in Environmental LeadershipPinchin Ltd.Sean StewartWinner
2016Excellence in Environmental LeadershipGFL Environmental Inc.Marsha GuyNominee
2016Excellence in Environmental LeadershipHydro Metal RecyclingRob PeaireNominee
2016Excellence in International BusinessWP Warehousing Inc.Kevin JacobiWinner
2016Excellence in International BusinessAlexandria ProfessionalSara KrstevskiNominee
2016Excellence in International BusinessHornblower Niagara CruisesLee CarrNominee
2016Excellence in ManufacturingLadson Creative MillworksJon WillmsWinner
2016Excellence in ManufacturingMetal SupermarketsFarley CottonNominee
2016Excellence in ManufacturingNiagara Granite & Marble Ltd.Sammy PhamNominee
2016Excellence in Technology & InnovationNiagara Peninsula Energy Inc.Sue ForcierWinner
2016Excellence in Technology & Innovation360 Growers Inc.Achamma MathewsNominee
2016Excellence in Technology & InnovationCommercial Digital PrintKen HildebrandNominee
2016Excellence in TourismNiagara Sport CommissionBram CottonWinner
2016Excellence in TourismNiagara Outlet CollectionJoanne RossNominee
2016Excellence in TourismSafari NiagaraTim TykolisNominee
2016Lifetime AchievementLancaster, Brooks and WelchRob WelchWinner
2016Outstanding New BusinessProActive Chiropractic & TrainingScott MacphersonWinner
2016Outstanding New BusinessFutbol NiagaraIvan KlassenNominee
2016Outstanding New BusinessNiagara Region Money CoachesTrevor Van NestNominee
2016Volunteer Business Person of the YearC. R. Smith Financial, Wise GuysDoug SmithWinner
2016Young Professional of the YearHotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation FoundationMary Jane JohnsonWinner
2016Young Professional of the YearKemp Financial Group Inc.Jessica KempNominee
2016Young Professional of the YearLeadership NiagaraMario DeDivitiisNominee
2017Business of the YearLJM Developments (Grimsby) Inc.Liaquat MianWinner
2017Business of the YearBrian Cullen Motors Inc.Bob CullenNominee
2017Business of the YearEnterprise Inc.Stephen MurdochNominee
2017Business Person Volunteer of the YearHeelis, Little, Almas, LLPPatrick LittleWinner
2017Community LeadershipYMCA NiagaraJanet St. AmandWinner
2017Environmental LeadershipHabitat for Humanity Niagara ReStoreAlastair DavisWinner
2017Environmental LeadershipNiagara CasinosSteve StoneNominee
2017Environmental LeadershipNiagara CollegeTaryn WilkinsonNominee
2017Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesManor CleanersBlair BurgessWinner
2017Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesSkyzoneJen HaynesNominee
2017Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesSoundbox ProductionsJamie AltenaNominee
2017Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreConvergys CMG Canada Ltd.Kimberly KellyWinner
2017Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreGrant Thornton LLPSabrina MetsalaNominee
2017Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesAA Taxi NiagaraArmando NavarroWinner
2017Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesA.S. Security & Surveillance IncTony StayrerNominee
2017Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesWE DRIVE Designated Drivers Inc.Richard PrudhommeNominee
2017Excellence in ManufacturingHy-Grade Precast ConcreteKevan PetersWinner
2017Excellence in ManufacturingHeroDehydratedDogTreats Inc.Annemarie BolleNominee
2017Excellence in ManufacturingNiagara Pallet & Recyclers Ltd.Fred VrugteveenNominee
2017Excellence in TourismWhirlpool Jet Boat ToursJessica DiCarlantonioWinner
2017Excellence in TourismTwenty Valley Tourism AssociationKris SmithNominee
2017Excellence in TourismWeinkellerChris DobsonNominee
2017International Business AwardThe Foreign Affair WineryKelly JosephsonWinner
2017International Business AwardCurexe (Smartpay Inc.)Johnathan HollandNominee
2017International Business AwardDesks Plus Inc.Marc ForbesNominee
2017Lifetime AchievementNiagara Health SystemDr. Robin WilliamsWinner
2017Outstanding New BusinessEdible OptionsJen KuzykWinner
2017Outstanding New BusinessFurtney Crysler LLP - Chartered AccountantsBill CryslerNominee
2017Outstanding New BusinessLindsay's Gourmet Compound ButterLindsay RoseNominee
2017Outstanding New BusinessLV PhysioLisa VandenberkNominee
2017Technology & InnovationThe Violin GroupMichael ViolinWinner
2017Technology & InnovationClickbackKyle TkachukNominee
2017Technology & InnovationDirectworxLayne GobeilNominee
2017Technology & InnovationRel8ed.toBob LytleNominee
2017Young Professional of the YearREMAX Garden City Realty Inc. BrokerageKarl VanderkuipWinner
2017Young Professional of the YearDurward Jones Barkwell & Company LLP (DJB)Elise CollinsNominee
2017Young Professional of the YearThe Post Office - Shannon PasseroAlicia VizzariNominee
2018Builder of the YearHabitat for HumanityAlastair DavisWinner
2018Business of the YearColliers International Niagara Ltd.Taylor WilsonWinner
2018Business of the YearKPMG LLPDawn LagestenNominee
2018Business of the YearBig Red MarketsDan TimminsNominee
2018Community LeadershipCanada GamesDoug HamiltonWinner
2018Environmental LeadershipThorold Auto Parts & RecyclersFrank SerravalleWinner
2018Environmental LeadershipFuture Waste Recycling Facilities IncMegan GroveNominee
2018Environmental LeadershipSkyline LivingAndrew ArklieNominee
2018Environmental LeadershipSmart Recycle ConsultingLaurie NielsenNominee
2018Excellence in Agribusiness, Farming and Rural AchievementsSunnybrook Farm Estate WineryRichard LiuWinner
2018Excellence in Agribusiness, Farming and rural AchievementsTweed Farms Inc.Sarah BrownleeNominee
2018Excellence in Agribusiness, Farming and rural AchievementsNeob LavenderRobert & Melissa AchalNominee
2018Excellence in Business 11 to 50 Employees13th Street WineryDoug WhittyWinner
2018Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesMillers Auto Recycling (1992) Ltd.Natalie MillerNominee
2018Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesG.T.G Engineering Canada Inc.Mark HawkinsNominee
2018Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreSimErgy Pharmacy NetworkSean SimpsonWinner
2018Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreBethesda Community Services Inc.Chelsea MisenerNominee
2018Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreHilton Garden Inn Niagara-on-the-LakeAnna McGrathNominee
2018Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesRaimondo + Associates Architects Inc.Emilio RaimondoWinner
2018Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesThe UPS Store 192Sunny Halani HalaniNominee
2018Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesGreatness MagnifiedSarah McVanel McVanelNominee
2018Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesFocus ManagementFred Pidsadny PidsadnyNominee
2018Excellence in ManufacturingFoamcore Mouldings Inc.Matt ArnoldWinner
2018Excellence in ManufacturingMarlig Industries Inc.Tom TesselaarNominee
2018Excellence in ManufacturingStudio Vine Glass Ltd.Claire AndersonNominee
2018Excellence in Tourism & HospitalityGreg Frewin TheatreGreg FrewinWinner
2018Excellence in Tourism & HospitalityVino Velo Bicycle ToursSteve IrwinNominee
2018Excellence in Tourism & HospitalityNiagara Bound ToursLezlie HarperNominee
2018Excellence in Tourism & HospitalityAdventure Rooms CanadaLisa ThomasNominee
2018Lifetime AchievementInniskillin Winery co-founderKarl KaiserWinner
2018Outstanding New BusinessNiagara River LionsJeffrey SotiriouWinner
2018Outstanding New BusinessBoleteLola WitusikNominee
2018Outstanding New BusinessHarmony Yoga & Music StudioCarly PierceNominee
2018Technology & InnovationCaddleRansom HawleyWinner
2018Technology & InnovationNiagara Wireless Internet Company (NWIC)Dave ThompsonNominee
2018Technology & InnovationWeeStreemBrandon Schram & Kevin JackNominee
2018Technology & InnovationCloudChoice Inc.Andrews MosesNominee
2018Volunteer Business Person of the YearRowing CanadaCarol PurcerWinner
2018Young Professional of the YearEssentials Cremation and Burial Services Inc.Krystal RiddellWinner
2018Young Professional of the YearNiagara Peninsula Conservation AuthorityErika NavarroNominee
2018Young Professional of the YearUrge to Purge Inc.Mark MelloniNominee
2019Builder of the YearCave Spring CellarsLen PennachettiWinner
2019Business of the YearBrian Cullen MotorsRob CullenWinner
2019Business of the YearNiagara Oast House BrewersCian MacNeillNominee
2019Business of the YearThe Niagara IceDogsTracy FindlayNominee
2019Civic AppreciationTimbro Design/Build ContractorsRoy TimmsWinner
2019Community LeadershipCommisso’s Fresh FoodsThe Commisso FamilyWinner
2019Environmental LeadershipWalker EnvrionmentalMike WattWinner
2019Environmental LeadershipSmall Scale FarmsRenee DelaneyNominee
2019Environmental LeadershipThorold Auto Parts & RecyclingFrank SerravalleNominee
2019Excellence in Agribusiness, Farming & Rural AchievementsStokes SeedsFraser HetheringtonWinner
2019Excellence in Agribusiness, Farming & Rural AchievementsUp Cannabis Inc.PM RendonNominee
2019Excellence in Agribusiness, Farming & Rural AchievementsVineland Estates WineryDavid J. HulleyNominee
2019Excellence in Business - Not for ProfitPathstone FoundationShaun BaylisWinner
2019Excellence in Business - Not for ProfitEducation Foundation of NiagaraLaura ByersNominee
2019Excellence in Business - Not for ProfitLincoln County Humane SocietyKevin StroobandNominee
2019Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesH&C Inc.Allie HughesWinner
2019Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesG.T.G. Engineering Canada Inc.Brent FriesenNominee
2019Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesHUB International Ontario Ltd.Cindy DesjardinsNominee
2019Excellence in Business 11 to 50 EmployeesStevensville Garden GalleryMarianne TykolisNominee
2019Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreHaver & Boecker CanadaCaroline MannWinner
2019Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreSitel GroupJay RobertsonNominee
2019Excellence in Business 51 Employees or moreThe Meridian CentreKay MeilleurNominee
2019Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesSecond DanceJennifer Newman - RenetteWinner
2019Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesBloom & Co. Curated LivingKalin Falconer & Nataschia WielinkNominee
2019Excellence in Business up to 10 EmployeesThe INSIDE ViewCrystal D'CuhnaNominee
2019Excellence in ManufacturingAirbus Helicopters Canada Ltd.Laura ScottWinner
2019Excellence in ManufacturingCriveller GroupJessica CrivellerNominee
2019Excellence in ManufacturingInternational Sew-Right Co.Lyse MoreauNominee
2019Excellence in Tourism & HospitalityGreat Wolf LodgeJoy JanzenWinner
2019Excellence in Tourism & HospitalityTD Niagara Jazz FestivalJuliet DunnNominee
2019Excellence in Tourism & HospitalityThe Foster FestivalEmily OrioldNominee
2019Lifetime AchievementMcGarr RealtySally McGarrWinner
2019Outstanding New BusinessNiagara Canine Conditioning Centre, Inc.Keri EversWinner
2019Outstanding New BusinessCanvas Engineering Ltd.Cory GouletNominee
2019Outstanding New BusinessFalls BarbershopErrol WilliamsNominee
2019Outstanding New BusinessOsborne Law GroupStephen OsborneNominee
2019Technology & InnovationiMVRVickie DeVosWinner
2019Technology & InnovationCaddle Inc.Mick HigginsNominee
2019Technology & InnovationHELTHans LoewenNominee
2019Young Professional of the YearSweetie Pies Bakery Ltd.Beth McInteeWinner
2019Young Professional of the YearG3 Designs PhotographyMichael FarkasNominee
2019Young Professional of the YearI Challenge DiabetesChris JarvisNominee
2019Young Professional of the YearNiagara CasinosMallory AntonelloNominee