2018 Nominations – Business Excellence Awards

Please review the following awards, select the one you wish to nominate a business for, and then fill in the form at the bottom of the page to complete your nomination.

Nominees do not have to be members of the Owen Sound & District Chamber of Commerce, but must reside in the area served by the Chamber. 

 


Category Sponsor
Presented to the business which has had an impact on the area of Owen Sound including:
Demonstrated growth, sales, leadership, an active involvement in the community, good business citizenship, sound employee relations, safety in the workplace, environmental awareness, introduction of a new product or idea, expansion or exportation of goods or services.


Category Sponsor
Presented to the business which has had an impact on the area of Owen Sound including:
Demonstrated growth, sales, leadership, an active involvement in the community, good business citizenship, sound employee relations, safety in the workplace, environmental awareness, introduction of a new product or idea, expansion or exportation of goods or services.


Category Sponsor
Presented to a one to two person operation
— that has demonstrated significant business achievement, sustainable financial performance and a high level of customer service.


Category Sponsor
Presented to the best new business that has established in the last 30 months.
The business must have shown initiative and innovation in a business venture, has introduced a new product or new idea and demonstrated potential to succeed.


Category Sponsor
Presented to a local business or individual
— other than the hospitality industry which has its own category — that have shown special consideration for customers, ongoing employee training, high level of community involvement, friendly, honest and approachable service.

Please provide specific examples of this business providing service excellence. (500 characters or less)


Category Sponsor
This award highlights
the skilled trade person, contractor or company that raises the standard for the rest of the industry by their quality leadership and customer service.


Category Sponsor
Presented to a young entrepreneur based on the following:
Is 30 years of age or younger, self-employed, has shown initiative and innovation in a business venture, has introduced a new product or new idea and need not have been involved in a year-round business.


Category Sponsor
Presented to a business or individual for a contribution
made within the last year, which has had an active involvement in the community and has demonstrated good business citizenship.


Category Sponsor
Hospitality industry members who have demonstrated
impeccable customer service, knowledgeable and courteous staff and superior quality of product.

Please provide specific examples of this business providing hospitality excellence (500 characters or less).


Category Sponsor
Presented to a business that
, while pursuing its own commercial goals, has also achieved outstanding results in caring for the environment. Examples of qualifying activities are: reusing or recycling materials and supplies, redesigning products and services and motivating its employees to be more aware of the issues.


This award is presented to a not-for-profit organization that
has recognized a need within our community and who through community responsibility, innovation, growth, sound business

Recipients do not have to be nominated – just identified by years of service: 10, 20, 25, 50, 75, or 100, and the name of the business or organization to receive this award. The recipient does not have to be a member of the Chamber of Commerce. Click here to register a Length of Service award.

I wish to nominate:





Your contact information:





Your nomination cannot be accepted without the nominee’s approval.