October 18, 2018 from 6:00pm – 9:30pm
The fourth annual South Huron Business and Community Excellence Awards Gala is being held on October 18, 2018. The Awards Gala is the premier business networking and acknowledgement night in the Municipality of South Huron.
This event is co-hosted by the Exeter BIA and the South Huron Chamber of Commerce. As business organizations operating in South Huron, we recognize businesses and organizations that are doing great things in our community and beyond.
GUEST SPEAKER | ENTERTAINMENT:
In 2018, we are pleased to welcome Jennifer Pate as our guest speaker! Learn more about Jen.
We have added 2 NEW award categories in 2018 – Construction Excellence and Youth Excellence.
Nominations are accepted from the business community and the general public. We also accept self-nominations.
Nominations for 2018 are NOW OPEN! The nomination deadline is September 7, 2018. Submit a nomination.
2017 AWARD WINNERS:
Business of the Year – Under 15 Employees: Huron Apothecary (IDA)
Business of the Year – Over 15 Employee: Libro Credit Union
Entrepreneur of the Year: Martin Behn, Various Apartment Buildings in Exeter
Agriculture | Manufacturing Excellence: The Garlic Box
Customer Experience Award: Gregarious Cravings
Community Advancement Award: Exeter Lions Club
Citizen of the Year: Laurie Dykstra
Lifetime Business Achievement Award: Gib Dow Sr, Ironwood Golf Club
2016 AWARD WINNERS:
Business of the Year – Under 15 Employees: LUVU Naturally
Business of the Year – Over 15 Employee: Huron Tractor Ltd.
Entrepreneur of the Year: Matt Den Hollander, Realty Executives Platinum Brokerage
Agriculture | Manufacturing Excellence: Syfilco Ltd.
Customer Experience Award: Partners Paint & Paper
Citizen of the Year: George Finch
Lifetime Business Achievement Award: Jerry Maclean of Maclean’s Home Hardware, Source for Sports, The Source & Trailer Sales
2015 AWARD WINNERS:
Business of the Year – Under 15 Employees: The Whole Pig
Business of the Year – Over 15 Employee: JMR Electric Ltd.
Entrepreneur of the Year: Shawna Dalrymple, Exeter Golf Club
Citizen of the Year: Rachel Skillen and Lindsey Barton
Lifetime Business Achievement Award: Doug Ellison, Ellison Travel and Tours
Customer Experience Award: The Jewellery Box
$50 each (BIA or Chamber members); $65 each (non-members / general public); $450 for a table of 10 (save $50). HST will be applied to all tickets.
Tickets are limited and will go on sale September 4, 2018. To reserve your spot in advance, please email the South Huron Chamber of Commerce or call 226-423-3028.
Learn about 2018 Awards Gala Sponsorship Opportunities.
LOCATION: South Huron Recreation Centre (94 Victoria Street, Exeter)
Thank You to our 2018 Sponsors!
Realty Executives Platinum Executives
Realty Executives Platinum in Huron-Perth. They offer a full range of services including home, farm, commercial, and property management services.
Crabby Joe’s Exeter
Libro Credit Union
South Huron Office Solutions
The Barn, Exeter Golf Club
Exeter Lakeshore Times-Advance