Nominations are Now Closed
Every year, the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce honours and celebrates the very best in corporate excellence and community service at its Outstanding Business Achievement (OBA) awards gala.
As a result of the continued COVID-19 situation, the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce has made the decision to move forward with a virtual format for the 2022 Outstanding Business Achievement Awards. During these challenging times, it is more important than ever to recognize the incredible business community in Flamborough.
Be sure to tune into Cable14 or www.cable14.com at 7pm on Saturday April 2nd 2022 to see the full presentation – also airing on YourTV www.yourtv.tv (channel 700 on Cogeco) on Sunday April 3rd 2022 at 7pm.
The 2022 Nominees are:
Canada Post Main Street North
CBY Music & Performing Arts
Choices Association Inc
Flamborough Women’s Resource Centre,
a program of Interval House of Hamilton
Lotus Counselling Services (LCS)
Movement Solutions Physiotherapy
Soups From Me to You
Click here to view this year’s program! 2022 Program
NOMINATE A LOCAL BUSINESS
Do you know a local business that is worthy of an OBA Award? Nominate them today!
We are now accepting nominations for outstanding businesses in Flamborough.
Nomination Deadline: Friday February 11th, 2022
Download form here: OBA Nomination Form 2022
Last year’s 2021 OBA Program: 2021 OBA Program
OBA NOMINATIONS RULES/PROCEDURES:
- The business must reside in Flamborough
- The business must not have won an OBA in the same category in the last year
- OBA Nomination process must be followed
- In any given year if a sufficient number of nominations are not received in any category, the judges reserve the right to cancel the awarding of that category for that year. At the discretion of the committee
- Nominees are NOT required to be members of the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce
THE CATEGORIES ARE:
Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Criteria: This award recognizes an individual who personally exhibits extraordinary energy, inspiration, leadership and / or innovation in their business pursuits
Small Business Award
Criteria: Business has 1-25 employees and is a for profit business
Large Business Award
Criteria: Business has 26+ employees and is a for profit business
Resilience Award for a Business
Criteria: A business that over the past year has adapted in the face of adversity and demonstrated exemplary best practices, strength and reinvention
Resilience Award for an Individual or Group
Criteria: An individual or group that over the past year has adapted in the face of adversity and demonstrated exemplary best practices, strength and reinvention
Community Service by a Business or Not-for-Profit
Criteria: A business that has over a period of time, demonstrated exemplary business practices and dedicated involvement in the community
2020 OBA AWARD WINNERS:
Small Business Award: Yogashala Waterdown
Large Business Award: Terra Greenhouses Ltd.
Entrepreneur of the Year Award: Anthony Smits, Smits Law
Resilience Award for a Business: Shawn & Ed Brewing Co.
Resilience Award for an Individual or Group: Mode Hospitality Inc.
Community Service Award: Waterdown Collision
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