Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Ontario Chamber of Commerce

October 19, 2007 10:46 ET

Media Advisory-Ontario's Best in Business and Export Excellence

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 19, 2007) - The best in Ontario business and export will share the stage for the first time at the twenty-fifth annual Ontario Business Achievement Awards (OBAA) gala as a result of a partnership between the Ontario Chamber of Commerce and the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade.



Ontario Business Achievement Awards
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Constitution Hall
October 23, 2007
6:45 pm - 10:00 pm


In a presentation of the province's premier export recognition program, the Ontario Global Traders Awards, and the Ontario Business Achievement Awards, 14 businesses will be recognized in the following categories:

- Business Excellence awards
- Desjardins Award for Large Business
- American Express Award for Small Business

- Corporate Governance Award, sponsored by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario

- Innovation Technology Award

- Skills Development Award

- Accessibility Award

- OGTA Innovation Award - Export Growth, sponsored by RBC Royal Bank

- OGTA Market Expansion Award (Product or Service), sponsored by Export Development Canada

Ontario's Finance Minister, the Hon. Greg Sorbara will provide the keynote address.

Winners operate in communities across the province including: Ajax-Pickering, Barrie, Guelph, Hamilton, London, Ottawa, Peterborough, St Catharines, Sarnia, Sudbury, Toronto and Windsor.

To arrange for onsite interviews, contact Amy Terrill.

Contact Information

  • Ontario Chamber of Commerce
    Amy Terrill
    W: (416) 482-5222, ext. 241 or C: (416) 605-8205
    amyterrill@occ.on.ca