Numerous businesses are finalists for the 2019 Barrie Business Awards. The best of the best will announced during the Awards Gala on November 7, 2019
Nominees are as follows:
Manufacturing Sector Business Excellence Award
• Environmental Systems Corp.
• MediPharm Labs
Service Business Excellence Award
• Barrie Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Centre
• Consumers Tire Simcoe
• Legend Boats Barrie
Hospitality & Tourism Business Excellence Award
• Alt. Rock
• Chillz Dessert Lounge
• Hardwood Ski and Bike
Not-For-Profit or Charitable Organization Award
• Big Brothers Big Sisters of Barrie & District
• Ripple of Kindness
• Women & Children’s Shelter Barrie
New Business Award
• ARMY of SASS Barrie / Safe Haven Studios
• The Artisan Boutique
• Dosti Eats
Business Growth Award
• 400 Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Ltd.
• North American Freight Group Inc.
Marketing & Promotions Award
• All Source Security Container MFG Corp.
• The Chilton Team Inc. Re/Max Hallmark Chilton Realty
• Park Place – Centrecorp Management Services Ltd.
Pay It Forward Award
• Connect Hair Studio
• Innovative Automation Inc.
• Simcoe Family Dentistry
Innovation & Technology Award
• Sandbox Centre
• Zenetec Collision Repair Centre
Small Business of the Year Award
• Cakes by Design Inc.
• Podium Pros Inc.
• Sigrids Café & Fine Bakery Ltd.
Employer of the Year Award
• Barrie Harley-Davidson
• Roberta Place Retirement Lodge
• White Cedar Dental Care
AWARDS FOR INDIVIDUALS:
(Finalists listed alphabetically by last name)
Young Professional of the Year Award
• Iain Moggach – Theatre by the Bay
• Katherine Scharapenko, DriveWise
• Mallory Steele, Siva Creative Incorporated
Employee of the Year Award
• Jennifer Beatty-Gruer, CORUS Entertainment
• Lori Boudreau, LiceSquad.com
• Jessica Jury, Splash ON Water Parks
Arch Brown Entrepreneur Award of Excellence
• Steve Blanchet, CSR Cosmetic Solutions Inc.
• Cathy Buckingham, TNR Industrial Doors Inc.
• Peter Moore, Moore Packaging Corporation