Every year, the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) honours and celebrates the very best in corporate excellence and community service at its Outstanding Business Achievement (OBA) awards gala. The gala is scheduled for Thursday, March 26th, 2020.

Nominate a Local Business

Do you know a local business that is worthy of an OBA Award? Nominate them today!

Download form here: OBA Nomination Form 2020

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

Service Industry Award

Criteria: This award recognizes a business that primarily earns revenue through providing products and services. Nominees will be considered from the following service industries (but not limited to): Retail, Food Service, Health & Wellness, Education

Professional Service Provider of the Year Award

Criteria: This award recognizes a person or employee team with a professional designation and whose practice is regulated by a provincial regulatory body within Canada. Nominees will be considered from the following professional categories (but not limited to): Legal, Accounting, Engineering, Medical or Dental, Financial

Community Builder of the Year Award

Criteria: This award recognizes a business that has, over a period of time, demonstrated exemplary business practices and dedicated involvement in the community. The recipient is selected based on commitment to corporate social responsibility, community engagement, environmental stewardship, local sourcing, employee engagement and business practices

FCC Award

This award recognizes a Flamborough business that has participated in providing outstanding contribution to the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce.

Lifetime Achievement Award

This award recognizes an individual that demonstrations good corporate citizenship, defending and promoting private enterprise contributing toward the growth of a healthy local economy and who continually improves the quality of life in Flamborough.

OBA Award Gala 

Thursday, March 26, 2020 | Flamborough Hills Golf Club | 5:30-9:30pm

Earlybird Tickets on sale soon! Stay posted!

Last years OBA Award Recipients:

FCC Award: Waterdown Collision

Entrepreneur of the Year Award: Amy Robson, West Avenue Cider

Small Business of the Year Award: M&M Products Quality Home Appliances Inc.

Large Business of the Year Award: The Dream Centre

Service Industry Award: Dairy Queen

Professional Service Provider of the Year Award  : Claire Drage – Mortgage Alliance