President’s Excellence Awards Nominations Now Open!
To nominate an organization, scroll to the bottom and submit a nomination form
Dinner and Awards Ceremony: Thursday, November 14, 2019 | 6pm – 9:30pm | Delta Prince Edward Hotel
To view past award Finalists: All President’s Excellence Finalists-Winners
AWARD CATEGORIES & CRITERIA:
Excellence in Business Award
This award will be given to a for-profit business that has been operating for 10 years or more.
Criteria: The nominee has demonstrated excellence in business operations including marketing, sales, customer service, human resources, financial management, environmental practices, etc.; is clearly viewed by peers as being a leader in business excellence; has demonstrated the best aspects of the entrepreneurial spirit; and has a strong track record of community involvement and support.
Excellence in Customer Service Award
The Excellence in Customer Service award will be given to a business that has shown a strong commitment to outstanding customer service, customer loyalty, and community involvement and has demonstrated innovation within the sector.
Criteria: The business is known for its exceptional customer service delivered by knowledgeable staff committed to customer satisfaction. Innovation in service delivery, conflict resolution, staff training, use of technology, and marketing set this business apart as a leader in customer service.
Emerging Business Excellence Award
This award will be given to an innovative for-profit business that demonstrates a strong potential for growth and has been operating for 2 to 5 years.
Criteria: The candidate has demonstrated remarkable growth, innovation, and leadership in their industry sector during the first years of operation.
Export Excellence Award
The Export Award recognizes a business demonstrating growth in sales of their product and/or service to markets outside of the province.
Criteria: The award recipient must have been in business for more than three years and exporting for a minimum of two years. The business must have demonstrated the ability to execute an export focused plan through innovative strategies and has potential for continued export growth.
Workplace Excellence Award
This award will be given to an organization that, through its innovative human resource practices, provides employees with a positive, healthy and productive workplace.
Criteria: Through its commitment to staff development, work/life balance, fair employment practices and employee communications, the organization provides an exceptional work environment resulting in high employee satisfaction and retention.
Not-for-Profit Excellence Award
The award recognizes the accomplishments of organizations in the not-for-profit sector which contribute to the economic, social and / or cultural well-being of the greater Charlottetown area.
Criteria: The organization must have an established reputation for delivering a high level of programs and/ or services as well as a track record of efficient and effective management and strong board governance.
People’s Choice Award
The People’s Choice Award recognizes a small locally owned and operated business that has earned an engaged and loyal following and support from the community.
Criteria: The People’s Choice Award recognizes a small locally owned and operated business that has earned an engaged and loyal following and support from the community. The winner will be decided by an online voting process that will open up in the fall of 2019.
2019 PRESIDENT’S EXCELLENCE AWARDS NOMINATION FORM
An organization may not be a finalist if they have been a finalist, in any category, in the last three years.