Nominations are open for Chamber Business Awards of Excellence Celebrating Outstanding Business Achievement in our Community

The Carleton Place & District Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to announce the opening of nominations for the highly anticipated Chamber Business Awards of Excellence. These prestigious awards aim to recognize and honour the remarkable achievements of businesses that have demonstrated excellence and innovation in our community and for all that they do in making Carleton Place & District a great place to live.

Every year, these awards serve as a platform to highlight the dedication, hard work, and significant contributions of local businesses in driving economic growth and enhancing the quality of life for residents. The Chamber Business Awards of Excellence offer a unique opportunity to showcase the outstanding success stories that exemplify the entrepreneurial spirit of our local business community.

Nominations are officially open, and business owners, community members, and stakeholders are encouraged to put forward nominations for deserving businesses that have excelled in the award categories. These categories span a wide range, including:

Business of the Year: Recognizing businesses that exemplify leadership, creativity, innovation, performance, and benevolence. The winner is clearly viewed by peers as a local leader in business excellence and have demonstrated the best aspects of an entrepreneurial spirit.

Community Impact: Honoring businesses that have made significant positive contributions to the local community through their initiatives and outreach.

Entrepreneur of the Year: Honours an individual or company that has demonstrated extraordinary and significant entrepreneurial success in growing a business.

Solopreneur Excellence: Honours an individual business owner who is a community leader and who has been successful in their own business, has helped other companies succeed, and has taken a very active part in contributing to the Carleton Place & District community.

Team/Employee of the Year: This award recognizes an individual or team nominated by their peers who clearly demonstrates loyalty, exceptional performance and overall contribution to their organization.

The pinnacle of this celebration will be the awards presentation ceremony, scheduled to take place on Thursday, October 19th, at Stonefields Estate in Beckwith. This elegant venue will provide a fitting backdrop to honour the winners for their outstanding achievements.

The Chamber Business Awards of Excellence serve as a testament to the incredible business talent and innovation present in our community. We invite everyone to participate by nominating businesses that have made a difference, contributing to the economic and social fabric of our community.

Nominate now! Deadline for submissions is Sunday September 3, 2023.

Join us in celebrating the excellence, dedication, and achievements of our local businesses. Let’s come together to honour those who have set a remarkable standard for the entire business community.