Business Awards

2023 Nominations Now OPEN CLOSED

Our annual Business Achievement Awards offer well-deserved recognition to North Simcoe businesses for their successes and contribution to our community. We are thrilled to celebrate our businesses and to showcase the people behind the business, their entrepreneurial spirit, their unique stories, and their achievements.

All nominees will be recognized via social media and our e-newsletter. Winners will be announced and awards will be presented in early May.

There are 9 categories and businesses can be nominated for more than one category.
The nomination deadline is Monday, April 21, 2023.


Business Achievement Award Categories

Small Business

(1-9 employees)


Medium Business

(10-49 employees)


Large Business

(50+ employees)


New Business




Community Support/ Spirit




Outstanding Employee


Outstanding Employer


Awards are limited to businesses that operate in Midland, Penetanguishene, Tay and Tiny.
A business may be nominated for more than one award.
Award nominations that do not include all the information requested will not be considered.
Nominations submitted past the deadline established for the awards program will not be accepted.
Nominations will not be accepted for members who are part of the Award Selection Committee.
The Chamber is not obliged to present an award for each category



Nomination Form





  And the nominees are ….

Business Nomination
Askennonia Senior Centre Jeannotte’s Painting
Becker Shoes Let’s Play Indoor Playground
Black Light Investigative and Security Services Meatland
CLH Developmental Support Services Midland Public Library
Community Reach Mink/McDougall Insurance Services
DeFerrari Home North Simcoe Therapy Network
Dragonfly Dreams Inn Penetanguishene Home Hardware
Georgian Bay Books Rooted
Hampton Inn The Mouse Trap
Huronia Community Foundation Topline Feed & Farm Supply
I Know a Guy Small Engine Repair Windlee Farms


Individual Nomination
Craig Stewart – Garthside Ltd.
Hope Ellery – Royal LePage In Touch Realty
Kelly Kurtz- Midland Food Tours
Liz Bagnell – Captain Ken’s Diner
Michael Ferris – Canadian Tire
Roberta Douglas – Royal Tea on King
Shanny Delisle – La Cle