Co-Hosted by Chair of the Brampton Board of Trade, Heather Strati and Nav Nanwa, the 2018 Business Excellence Awards gala was an energetic celebration with over 500 business leaders in attendance.
Todd Letts, CEO, Brampton Board of Trade, stated that they could not have asked for a better night.
“We broke records not only in the amount of nominations received, but also in the number of awards presented, and guest attendance. The Business Excellence Awards are very special for Brampton – it gives us a chance to truly show our community spirit and share our unique business legacy.”
Eleven companies, including Now Creative Group, received awards in the following categories:
Advanced Manufacturing – Brampton Engineering
International Trade & Investment – Amcor Rigid Plastics
Community Impact (Private Sector) – Making Waves Swim School
Business Services – Multivac Canada
Life Sciences – Medtronic
Innovation – Sheridan College
Retail – Showcase
Food & Beverage – Maple Lodge Farms
Logistics – DSV Solutions Inc.
Healthy Workplace – Now Creative Group
Community Impact (Not-for-Profit) – Boys and Girls Club of Peel
Chair’s Award (for volunteerism) – Glenn Williams
“Now Creative Group is the perfect example of youth culture, where young people in Brampton are welcomed and accepted. Now has been instrumental in mentoring and supporting small youth organizations and start-up businesses towards success in Brampton and beyond.”
A highlight of the evening was the awarding of the 2018 Business Person of the Year, to Bob Bedard, co-founder, President and CEO of Bempro Global Group for his tremendous contribution to Brampton, Canada, and the international business community.
“The stories, struggles and successes shared at the gala proved to everyone in the room just how courageous Brampton businesses are,” said Heather Strati, Chair, Brampton Board of Trade.
Congratulations to all fellow winners and nominees!
Now Creative Group’s Founder & Creative Director, Daniel Francavilla with Account Manager, April Hossain.
About the Brampton Board of Trade
For more than 131 years, The Brampton Board of Trade is the go-to organization where businesses of all sectors, convene, collaborate and create solutions to boost regional economic prosperity. We provide solutions to the toughest problems businesses face every day including overcoming barriers to growth, attracting and retaining talent and making the right connections. Membership ranges from multinational corporations to small startups and individual entrepreneurs. The Brampton Board of Trade represents a diverse range of businesses from across Peel Region. Members of the Board of Trade have access to countless tools to help grow their business, increase productivity and control their bottom line.