Battlefords Business Excellence Awards ~ 2016
The 23rd Annual Battlefords Business Excellence Awards gala evening was held in the Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts, Tuesday, October 4, 2016. A sell out record number of business and community leaders from the Battlefords and area gathered to recognize the achievements and successes of the nominated businesses.
A special thankyou to all of our corporate sponsors, without their contributions,
this annual event would not be possible.
Please scroll down for the pictures of this year's award recipients.
2016 Award Recipients
Heritage - The Dekker Family (Radio Stations)
Award sponsored TD Canada Trust
Presenting the Heritage Award is Rebecca Lundrigan, Financial Service Rep, TD Canada Trust to family member, David Dekker, surrounded by Dekker Family, children and grandchildren.
New Business Venture - All Out Graphics & Design Ltd.
Award sponsored by Business Development Bank of Canada
Presenting the New Business Venture Award is Cory Hill, Senior Acct. Manager, BDC to Nicole O'Driscoll, Owner, All Out Graphics & Design Ltd.
Customer Service - Fisher's Drug Store
Award sponsored by Cogent Chartered Professional Accountants LLP
Gerry Pohl (left) presents the Customer Service Award to
Diane Grondin and Darren Erbach, Owners - Fisher's Drug Store
Community Contribution - Lakeland Veterinary Services Ltd.
sponsored by ScotiaBank
Nicole Suberlak (right) Branch Manager, Scotia Bank presents the
Community Contribution Award to Dr. Shawn Haas, Owner - Lakeland Veterinary Services Ltd.
Marketing - Gold Eagle Casino
sponsored by BMO Bank of Montreal
Kerry Sapp, (r) Marketing Manager - Gold Eagle Casino accepts the Marketing Award
from Norm Hochbaum, Commercial Account Manager, BMO
Micro Business - Jewellery Connection Inc.
Award sponsored by Innovation Credit Union
Daniel Johnson, CEO - Innovation Credit Union presents the Micro Business Award
to David Odishaw, Owner - Jewellery Connection Inc.
Battlefords Best Employer - Anderson Pump House Ltd.
Sponsored by Sask. Workers Compensation Board
Howard and Sharon Kirby, Owners - Anderson Pump House Ltd. (left) accept the award
from Gord Dobrowolsky, Chairman - Sask. Workers Compensation Board
BUSINESS OF THE YEAR - Fortress Windows and Doors Ltd.
sponsored by SaskTel
Kevin Driedger, Owner - Fortress Windows and Doors Ltd. (left) receives the
Business of the Year Award from Randy Weeks, MLA, on behalf of Dustin Duncan,
Minister Responsible for SaskTel.
Congratulations to the all of the 2016 award recipients.
Battlefords Business Excellence Awards
Plans are now underway for the 2016 Awards Program.
Click to view the media release announcing the 2016 awards program.
Click on the links below to download an application kit the chosen category -
New Business Venture
Battlefords Best Employer
Click here to view and download the Safety Plan criteria.
Deadline for nominations is Friday, July 22, 2016.
Finalists will be announced by Labour Day Weekend,
with Awards Gala set for Tuesday, October 4th.