Excellence in Business Award
Given to a for-profit business that has been operating for ten years or more, with more than 25 full-time employees.
Excellence in Small Business Award
Given to a for-profit business that has been operating for ten years or more, with fewer than 25 full-time employees.
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Emerging Business Excellence Award
Given to a for-profit business, operative for two to five years, that has demonstrated innovation and shows strong potential for growth in their industry.
Workplace Excellence Award
Given to an organization that, through innovative human resource practices, provides employees with a positive, healthy, and productive workplace.
Not-for-Profit Excellence Award
Recognizes the accomplishments of an organization in the not-for-profit sector that contributes to the economic, social, and/or cultural well-being of the Greater Charlottetown Area.
People’s Choice for Community Impact Award
Recognizes a for-profit business that has earned an engaged and loyal following and support from the community, as determined through a public online voting poll that opens in the fall.
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Excellence in Collaboration Award
Recognizes two or more uniquely-owned businesses that display true Island spirit and foster effective relationships to offer alternative or enhanced services and/or products.
Innovation Excellence Award
Recognizes and acknowledges a business that has demonstrated outstanding performance and achievement through innovative and creative approaches, resulting in new or improved programs, products, services or initiatives.
Individuals are nominated and selected by the Chamber’s Executive Committee, on the following criteria:
- Must be a for-profit business in business for 5+ years
- Demonstrated leadership
- Steady revenue growth (how do we confirm this)
- Demonstrated personal and financial commitment
- Community involvement