27th Annual Business Excellence Awards Finalists

Congratulations to the 27th Annual Business Excellence Awards Finalists! Join us on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Caesars Windsor where award recipients will be announced during a gourmet dinner and show.

Photos courtesy Dax Melmer.

ATHENA Award Recipient
Patti France, President, St. Clair College.
Believe Windsor Essex Award Recipient
Rosati Group.
Entrepreneur of the Year Award Finalists
Gino Piccioni - Timberland Homes, Anne Waters - Anne's on the Avenue, Michael Patella - Sweat Fitness & Performance.
Professional of the Year Award Finalists
Goran Todorovic - Team Goran RE/MAX, Holly Ward - HWard Communications Inc., Sean P. McCann - McCann International Consulting Enterprises.
Young Professional of the Year Award Finalists
Tanya Antoniw, Jennifer Wells, Yvonne Pilon.
Small Company of the Year Award Finalists
Chris Oyler - Surveyors on Site, Marla Coffin - MARDA Management Inc. Missing: Manifesto Studios.
Mid-Size Company of the Year Award Finalists
Andy Zebonny, Sylvia Zebonny, Nancy George, Fay Zebonny - Windsor Beauty Supply; Jeff Ives - Ives Insurance Brokers Limited; Brian Pearl - Next Dimension Inc.
Large Company of the Year Finalists
Don Livermore & Jim Stanski - Hiram Walker & Sons Ltd., Carlos Visconti & Jim Di Menna - Red Sun Farms, Lynda Pizzolitto - Reliance Home Comfort.
Pillar of Our Community Award Finalists
Lubna Barakat & Patricia Reid Crichton - Multicultural Council of Windsor and Essex County, Amber Hunter - Transition to Betterness, Carol Derbyshire - The Hospice of Windsor and Essex County, Tania Sorge & Melissa Iarusso - Transition to Betterness.
Tourism & Hospitality Award Finalists
Benjamin Leblanc-Beaudoin – The Iron Kettle Bed and Breakfast, Karen Smallwood – Canadian Club Brand Centre, Pina Ciotoli & Adriano Ciotoli - WindsorEats.
New Business of the Year Finalists
Jimmy Ghelani & Usman Mughal - Witeck Solutions, Maxwell Abraham - Abraham Orthodontics. Missing: Smashed Apple Gourmet Catering.
Innovation Award Finalists
Shawnna Predhomme - KeenTec NA Inc., Frank Abbruzzese - AlphaKOR Group Inc. Missing: Powerball Technologies Inc.