TORONTO: Last night at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, big names in business and entertainment celebrated the success of this province’s private sector at the 2011 Ontario Business Achievement Awards (OBAA).
Rick Campanelli and Kim D’Eon from Entertainment Tonight Canada hosted the Ontario Chamber of Commerce annual event and almost 500 attendees welcomed Donald Trump Jr. as the keynote speaker. It was a star-studded evening with high profile winners and nominees as well.
Costco Wholesale and Staples Canada took home awards in the large business category while the spotlight was on Hunter Amenities International Ltd. and MapleCore Ltd. in the small business grouping.
Creative thinking was celebrated throughout the evening as ESRI Canada and Dallata Consulting Group, Ltd. won the OBAA Innovation Award and the Ontario Global Trader Award – HSBC Bank Canada Award for Innovation – Exports, respectively.
To honour best business practices, RDH Mining Equipment received the Ontario Global Trader Award for market expansion and Northern Superior Resources took the ICAO Corporate Governance OBAA.
The Ontario Chamber of Commerce was proud to present the 29th Annual Ontario Business Achievement Awards in Toronto as part of their centennial celebration. To learn more about the event, visit obaa.ca.