• PEOPLE CHOICE AWARD FOR CUSTOMER SERVICES VOTE NOW

  • Business Awards

    Nominations Now Closed

    Finalists highlighted in Red 

    Customer Service

    AmsServices /Shawn Cockerill, ATB Financial, Atlantic Kitchen, Café Bench, Cameron Dental, Chris' No Frills, CIBC, Cobs Bread, Concrete Blonde, Co-op, Country Chic Custom Designs, Daddeos, Daisy A Day, Dogtrix, The Downtown Diner, Fort Cinema, Fort Orthodontics, Fort Saskatchewan Acupuncture, Freson Bros., Full Range Therapy
    Funky Petals, Gloria's Soup and Sandwich, Happily Ever After Photography, Home Hardware, Hot Mama Fit - Fort Saskatchewan, Ken’s Catering, Kooter Couture, L and A Maid Services, Legendary Barbershop, Mantra Salon, Master Cleaner, Modo Mio, Nincompups, Original Joes, Pots Bar & Grill, Queen of Clean, Reitmans, Remedy Mechanical, Rolands Jewelry, Roustabouts Bar and Grill/Lakeview Inn, Sawmill Restaurant, Second Cup, Sharper Image, Simply Stunning Hair & Makeup
    Solo Liquor, Southfort Liquor, Staples, Supplement King, Tawnie Misik - Royal Lepage, The Bears Den, The Canadian Brewhouse, The Cotton Candy Shoppe, The Retreat Salon and Spa, Thistle Automotive, Tirecraft, Tom Lowe Real Estate, Urban Dog Spaw, Westview Daycare


    Entrepreneurial Spirit
    Anita Abriotti - Caught in the Cookie Jar, Brenna Bouchard - Fort Saskatchewan Acupuncture, Carla Skibinsky-Wiens - Country Custom Chic Designs, Charity Tober - Queen of Clean, Dr. Sunny Leong - Fort Orthodontics, Holly Jantzen - Remedy Mechanical, Mountain Time Rustics, Jantzen Family Creations, Hot Mama Fitness, Jason DeVries - Titan Towing, Keltie Elder, Ken Dalida - Ken’s catering, Lisa Crawford - Simply Stunning Hair & Makeup, Michelle Wakal - Roland's Jewellery, Solo Liquor/Sukhi Cheema, Sonia Heer, Steven Bhardwaj - Farnese Insurance & Registries, Tamara Whitton - The Cotton Candy Shoppe, Wendy Poseluzny

    Environmental Stewardship
    City of Fort Saskatchewan, Master Cleaner, Queen of Clean, Freson Bros

    Franchise of the Year
    Cameron Dental, Daddeos, Fort Cinema, Lakeview Inn & Suites, Little Caesars, McDonalds, Original Joes, Royal LePage NorAlta Real Estate, Second Cup, Thistle Automotive - Napa Auto


    Home Based Business
    A. Keen Photography, Amanda Milke Art and Jewellery Studio, Camille Denis Travels, Caught in the Cookie Jar, Chocolates by Terry, Creative Hair Design/Susan Purves
    Dear Dog Treats, Fort Sask Lunchbox, La Perla, Love is Homemade, My Rustic Creations / Vannessa, Paula's Pantry, Queen of Clean / Charity Tober, RM Trotter Management Inc. Sew Help Me, Sumptuous Lollies, Time 4 U Day Spa

    Industry Leader
    Dow Chemical Canada, Nutrien, PSI Industrial Mechanical, Sherritt

    Marketing Excellence
    Fort Saskatchewan Record, Mix 107, Rebel Soul Creative, Roland’s Jewelry, Royal LePage Noralta Tawnie Misik, Solo Liquor, Superior Show Service, Titan Towing

    New Business of the Year
    Back to Alignment, Body Unique Fitness, Café Bench, City Donair, COBS, Concrete Blonde & Barbers, Country Chic Custom Designs, Fort Saskatchewan Acupuncture
    Freson Bros. Full Range Therapy, Funky Petals, Hot Mama Health and Fitness, Ken’s Catering, Kinnys, Mandi's Cleaning Service, Pho Han Pasteur, Queen of Clean
    Southfort Liquor, Sumptuous Lollies, Supplement King, The Blind Owl, Well Kneaded Massage Therapy

    Professional Service
    Fort OrthodonticsTom Lowe - Remax Real Estate, Cameron Dental, Tawnie Misik - Royal Lepage, Fort Saskatchewan Eye Care, Farnese Insurance & Registries
    Fort Saskatchewan Acupuncture, AbEx Pharmacy, Back to Alignment Massage Therapy, Jeff Morgan, Royal LePage, Keppler VanderZalm LLP
    Remax, Robert Thomas CPA, Sam Dalk - Active Physio Works, Southfort Dental, TD Canada Trust

    Small Business of the Year
    9 Round, A. Keen Photography, Arnal Consulting & Inspecting LTD., Associated Telecom Inc. Authorized TELUS/Koodo Dealership, Atlantic Kitchen, Back to Alignment massage therapy, Benjamin Moore, Body Unique Fitness, Cameron Dental, Careers Under Construction, City Donair, Cm Perf & Halter Horses, Concrete Blonde & Barbers
    Daddeo's, Daisy a Day, Dance Moves 3, DK Custom CNC inc., Doderai Dental Group, Dogtrix Doggy Daycare, Downtown Diner, Enhance It Embroidery, Farnese Insurance & Registries, Fort Autobody, Fort Cinema, Fort Floors & Decors, Fort Orthodontics, Fort Saskatchewan Eye Care, Fotty Stevenson Wilson, Funky Petals, Glenn's Music ,Instruction, Gloria's Soup and Sandwich, Happily Ever After Photography, Hidden Gem Salon, Hot Mama Health & Fitness Fort Saskatchewan, Jason Devries/Titan Towin
    Jiffy Lube, Keppler Vanderzalm LLP, Kooter Couture, Lakeview Inn and Suites, Legendary Barbershop, Mandii's Cleaning Services, Master Cleaner, Minute Muffler
    Mod Kitchens (Ken Bergman), Modo Mio, Nincompups, Pots Bar and Grill, Queen Of Clean, Rite as Rain Gutters, RmTrotter Management, Rolands Jewelry, Rosscreek Medical Imaging, Roustabout's, Sawmill Restaurant, Sharper Image, Simply Stunning Hair & Makeup, Smith Insurance, Solo Liquor, Sonia Heer, Superior Show Service
    The Blue Poppy, The Cotton Candy Shoppe, The Retreat Salon and Spa, Twice But Nice, Vietnamese Express, Westview Daycare

  • Small Business Awarded to a privately owned business (1-50 employees) that best reflects the outstanding spirit and success of the small business community, demonstrating excellence in client service, human resources, sales & marketing. Must have been operating for at least 2 years. Award sponsored by ATB Financial. 2017 winner: Orthodontics

    Franchise Awarded to a Franchise that has demonstrated excellence in business operations in a number of areas such as marketing, sales, client service, human resources, etc. Award sponsored by TD Canada Trust. 2017 winner: Jiffy Lube

    Industry Excellence Awarded to an Energy or Agriculture Industry leader who demonstrates outstanding leadership in Innovation, Environmental, Safety, Human Resources and Community Engagement. Award sponsored by Jiffy Lube. 2017 winner: Shell Canada

    Peoples Choice Award for Customer Service Awarded to a business that has consistently offered exemplary customer service; often going over and above the typical expectations of their industry/sector. Award sponsored by Servus Credit Union. Voted on by the public 2017 winner: Fort Orthodontics

    Home Based Awarded to a business venture, which operates from a residence, that demonstrates excellence in the quality of service and products supplied. Must have been operating for two or more years. Award sponsored by The Fort Record. 2017 winner: Amanda Milke Art & Jewelry Studio

    New Business Awarded to a new, independently owned, business venture that was started within the last two years and has shown positive performance in terms of current or expected growth. Award sponsored by the City of Fort Saskatchewan. 2017 winner: Simply Stunning Hair & Makeup

    Marketing Awarded to the organization that develops and implements successful marketing strategies that have a significant impact on the organization.  Award sponsored by A Fairytale Beginning Preschool. 2017 winner: Mix 107.9

    Entrepreneurial Spirit Awarded to an entrepreneur between the ages of 18-40 who has achieved success in the start-up and operation of a new or existing business. Eligible candidates must offer a product and/or service; have served at least ten customers; have long-term goals, as well as strategies to meet those goals; and, have demonstrated innovation by adapting to market place challenges resulting in a competitive advantage. Award sponsored by Shell . 2017 winner: Nicola Kannegiesser

    Environmental Stewardship Awarded to a small business or organization that best exemplifies environmentally sustainable operations through their normal course of business and in day-to-day operations. Examples would be: Reduce waste, reduce energy use, new technology, promotion of environmental issues within the company/organization. Award sponsored by DOW Canada. 2017 winner: Fort Dog Fit

    Professional Services Awarded to a professional services business (formally certified business or individual member of a professional body including, but not limited to: law, medical, dental, accounting, financial, insurance, real estate) who demonstrates some or all of the following:  Proven business growth; commitment to continued advancement in field; outstanding business accomplishments/awards; and active involvement in community and industry.

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    Photos by Allison Smith Photography
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