Assiniboia Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards

The Assiniboia Chamber of Commerce held their first ever Business Excellence Awards at the Glendale Golf & Country Club on June 3, 2011.

Winnipeg Airports Authority inc. (WAA) was nominated in the Large Business category along with local transport giant, Bison Transport. The award serves to recognize a large company that exhibits business excellence, and has advanced in financial growth through sales/earnings. The nominees excel in quality customer service, are leaders in employment creation, seek to continuously improve employee relations and are prominently involved in community activities.

WAA was honoured to be selected as the recipient of the Business Excellence Award. Premier Greg Selinger presented the award to WAA’s President & CEO, Mr. Barry Rempel.

The nominations for the Business Excellence Awards were divided into six categories:

Large Business Excellence Award
Recipient: Winnipeg Airports Authority; Finalist: Bison Transport Inc.

Medium Business Excellence Award
Recipient: MIG Insurance Group Ltd; Finalist: Winnipeg Hyundai

Small Business Excellence Award
Recipient: Auto Gallery of Winnipeg; Finalist: High Tea Bakery

New Business Excellence Award
Recipient: Envy Paint and Design Ltd; Finalist: People by Choice Employment and Training Centre

Not-for-Profit Business Excellence Award
Recipient: Westwood Vocational Centre Inc.; Finalist Equal Opportunities West

Manitoba Lotteries Community Service Business Excellence Award
Recipient: Peak of the Market; Finalist: Chapel Lawn Funeral Home

Congratulations to the Assiniboia Chamber on hosting their first Business Excellence Awards ceremony and to all the finalists and recipients.

For more information about the Assiniboia Chamber of Commerce, visit their website

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Tagged: Winnipeg Airports Authority, Assiniboia Chamber of Commerce, Barry Rempel, Premier Greg Selinger


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