We are so humbled to again be a finalist for the BEAs in 2018! Dr. Abraham is a finalist in Young Professional of the year.

Finalists for Business Excellence Awards announced | Windsor Star

Windsor, ON – The Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce and Presenting Sponsor Windsor Star announced the finalists for the 28th Annual Business Excellence Awards (BEA) at Augustus 27, located on the top floor of Caesars Windsor, today.   Celebrating 28 years of Business Excellence the event will focus on the stars of the show, the Finalists. The event, which will be held on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Caesars Windsor, allows the entire community to celebrate the achievements of our distinguished lineup of Windsor-Essex businesses, professionals, and entrepreneurs. Award recipients will be announced during a gourmet dinner and show.  Tickets are on sale now at www.windsoressexchamber.org.

Award recipients announced in advance include:

Believe Windsor Essex Award Michael Schlater, CEO, Domino’s Pizza of Canada

ATHENA Award Patricia Soulliere, President & CEO, Soulliere Financial

The award winning recipients will not be announced until the night of the event, Academy Awards style.  The 2018 BEA Finalists include:

Entrepreneur of the Year Award Finalists Radu Bogdanel, President, Fulger Transport Inc. Ernie Nesbitt, Owner, Jose’s Bar and Grill Vince Schiller, Owner, Southwestern Manufacturing

Professional of the Year Award Finalists Dan Gemus, Owner/Broker of Record, Dan Gemus Real Estate Team Dr. Meighan Valero, Naturopathic Doctor, Meighan Valero Naturopathic Professional Corporation Lisa Williams, Radio Host – AM800 The Morning Drive, Bell Media / AM800

Young Professional of the Year Award Finalists Dr. Maxwell Abraham, Orthodontist, Owner, Abraham Orthodontics Dr. Abby Jakob, Optometrist/Owner of EYES Optometry, EYES Optometry Dr. Jackie Vandereerden, Doctor, South Walkerville Medical Centre

Small Company of the Year Award Finalists Anchor Coffee House Inc. Forest Glade Tecumseh Veterinary Professional Corporation Sentry Windows & Doors
Mid-Size Company of the Year Finalists Baron Championship Rings Flexible Industrial Solutions Kinder Academy

Large Company of the Year Finalists Aphria Fortis Group Highbury Canco Corporation

Innovation Award Finalists Inspire HUB Technologies Inc. K3D Inc. Ro-Matt International Inc.

Tourism & Hospitality Award Finalists Food & Beverage (F&B) The Iron Kettle Bed and Breakfast Smashed Apple Catering Inc.

New Business of the Year Award Finalists Exodus Escape Rooms Thrive Benefits Group Inc. Wolfhead Distillery Inc.

Pillars of our Community Award Assisted Living Southwestern Ontario Transition to Betterness Windsor-Essex Children’s Aid Society