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2015 Barrie Business Awards Finalists Announced!!

Wednesday, October 14, 2015


The Barrie Chamber of Commerce and the City of Barrie are pleased to announce the finalists (listed alphabetically) for the 2015 Barrie Business Awards, co-presented by Bell, PowerStream Inc., and OLG. The award recipients will be announced at the gala event on Thursday November 12th, 2015; tickets for this event can be purchased securely online at barriechamber.com/gala

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2015 FINALISTS,
WE WISH YOU ALL THE BEST OF LUCK!!

Rikki Lovejoy Productions Retail Sector Business Excellence Award

  • Barrie Harley-Davidson
  • Flooring by Design
  • Unique Sleep Solutions Inc.

RBC Royal Bank Development & Manufacturing Sector Business Excellence Award

  • Aventech Research Inc. 
  • Tuck Sheet Metal Inc.

Scotiabank Service Sector Business Excellence Award

  • Daisy A Day Home Care Inc.
  • Michael Enterprise Audio & Visual
  • Suite Success

Georgian College Hospitality & Tourism Sector Business Excellence Award

  • Donaleigh's Irish Public House
  • Grilled Cheese Social Eatery
  • Made in Mexico Restaurant and Cantina

OLG Not-For-Profit or Charitable Organization Award

  • Hospice Simcoe
  • May Court Club of Barrie
  • Seasons Centre for Grieving Children

Invest Barrie New Business Award

  • Barrie Olive Oil Company Inc.
  • Canvas and Cabernet
  • Tuck Sheet Metal Inc.

Barrie Examiner Marketing & Promotions Award

  • The Faris Team Corp. (Royal LePage First Contact Realty The Faris Team Brokerage, Independently Owned and Operated)
  • Pie Media Group
  • Tyger Shark

PowerStream Inc.  Environmental Practices Award

  • Boon Burger Barrie
  • EarthTreks
  • Tourism Barrie (Explore Lake Simcoe)

Employer of the Year Award presented by the City of Barrie Mayor

  • DriveWise
  • Howard Noble Insurance Limited
  • Verico The Mortgage Wellness Group

Bell Community Builder Award

  • Firewise Training and Consulting Inc.
  • Liberty Tax Service
  • North American (Park Place) Corporation

Bank of Montreal Franchisee Award

  • Joe's No Frills
  • KKP Barrie, a Division of Kwik Kopy Printing
  • Liberty Tax Service

Central Ontario Broadcasting  Going Global Award

  • SLIDE'EM INC.
  • TNR Industrial Doors 
  • Tyger Shark

We also have two categories for individuals, and the finalists for these are listed alphabetically by last name

Chamber Entrepreneur Award of Excellence inspired by Arch Brown

  • Cyndee Barrette, CRAZY BITCH BBQ SAUCE
  • Mark Faris, The Faris Team Corp. 
  • Sandra Roberts, Pie Media Group

Busch Systems 4 Under 40

  • Nathan Ayrheart, Georgian Detailing
  • Andrew Burke, Georgian Detailing
  • Mark Faris, The Faris Team Corp. 
  • Ryan Giffen, Shred North & Archive Document Storage
  • Melanie Karas, Castle & Park, Urban Vintage Interiors
  • Jean Leggett, One More Story Games, Inc.
  • Tyler Murray, Tyger Shark 
Co-presented by:
Bell
OLG
PowerStream
Rikki Lovejoy Productions · Central Ontario Broadcasting · Fresh Radio · Larche Communications · The Barrie Examiner · BDO Canada LLP · Bank of Montreal · Busch Systems · CIBC · Downtown Barrie Business Association · Georgian College · Invest Barrie · Park Place · RBC Royal Bank · Scotiabank · TD Canada Trust · snapd Barrie · 3MACS - MacDougall, MacDougall & MacTier · Fendley's Flowers · CTV · Barrie Advance · Chelsea Chocolates · Boardwalk Gaming Centre · Randstad · GAGE Business Communication Inc. · John McNabb Clothiers · The Red Tulip



Bell Invest Barrie TD Canada Trust Mortgage Wellness Group Barriston Law LLP OLG Slots at Georgian Downs Barrie Country Club Ltd.