27th Annual Business Excellence Awards Recipients
Photos by John Liviero, Sooters Photography
Mid-Size Company of the Year Award Recipient – Next Dimension Inc.
Award Recipient Brian Pearl, President, Next Dimension Inc. and Irfan Daya, Vice President, Commercial Banking, RBC Royal Bank (Sponsor).
Tourism & Hospitality Award Recipient – WindsorEats
Scott Fischburg, Director, Resort & Hotel Sales, Caesars Windsor (Sponsor) and Award Recipient Adriano Ciotoli, Co-owner, WindsorEats.
Believe Windsor Essex Award Recipient – Rosati Group
Award Recipient Nick Rosati, David Woodfull, Vice President Commercial Services, WFCU Credit Union (Sponsor), and Award Recipient Tony Rosati.
Young Professional of the Year Award Recipient – Yvonne Pilon
Lori Atkinson, Regional Manager Essex-Kent, Libro Credit Union (Sponsor) and Award Recipient Yvonne Pilon.
Small Company of the Year Award Recipient – Surveyors On Site Inc.
Award Recipients Mike Toupin and Chris Oyler, Owners, Surveyors On Site Inc. and Brian Parent, President, Families First (Sponsor).
Innovation Award Recipient – KeenTec NA Inc.
Award Recipients Jens Oxenfarth, Engineering Manager and Hans Oxenfarth, President, KeenTec NA Inc. and Sean Collier, District Manager, Windsor/Chatham, Union Gas Limited (Sponsor).
New Business of the Year Award Recipient – Witeck Solutions
John Fairley, Vice President College and Community Relations, St. Clair College (Sponsor), Award Recipient Usman Mughal, Director Operations and Jimmy Ghelani, General Manager, Witeck Solutions.
Professional of the Year Award Recipient – Holly Ward
Robert Rumfeldt, District Vice President, TD Commercial Banking, TD Bank (Sponsor) and Award Recipient Holly Ward.
Pillars of our Community Award Recipient – The Hospice of Windsor and Essex County
Robert Scussolin, Cogeco TV (Exclusive Broadcast Sponsor), Award Recipients Veronique Mandal, Board Chair and Carol Derbyshire, Executive Director, The Hospice of Windsor and Essex County and Charles Janisse, President, Motor City Community Credit Union (Sponsor).
Large Company of the Year Award Recipient – Red Sun Farms
Award Recipient Jim Di Menna, President & CEO, Red Sun Farms and Jennifer Mallen, Vice President, Commercial Banking, BMO Bank of Montreal (Sponsor).
ATHENA Award Recipient – Patti France
Award Recipient Patti France and Simon Dwyer, Director of Government Affairs, Bell (Sponsor).
Entrepreneur of the Year Award Recipient – Gino Piccioni
Award Recipient Gino Piccioni and Darren Luck, First Vice President and Investment Advisor, CIBC Wood Gundy, CIBC (Sponsor).
Congratulations to all finalists and award winners.