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Join us at the gala on November 14

Congratulate our Top 10 and celebrate our 2017 Award winner!

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The Jury

  • The Honourable Perrin Beatty, President and CEO, The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
  • Kevin Ladner, CEO and Executive Partner, Grant Thornton LLP
  • Christiane Bergevin, President, Bergevin Capital
  • Peggy Cunningham, Professor and RA Jodrey Chair, Dalhousie University Business School
  • Malcolm Hunter, President, Deeley Group of Companies
  • Peter Snucins, President and CEO, Polycorp Ltd
  • Sean Stanleigh, Managing Editor, Globe Content Studio, The Globe and Mail
  • Paul Straus, President, Home Hardware Stores Limited

Gala celebration

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

6:00 pm reception
7:00 pm dinner

The Globe and Mail Centre,
17th Floor, 351 King St. East, Toronto

James Cunningham
Comedian | Emcee | Host on the Food Network

Key dates

Submission deadline:
July 14, 2017

Top 10 announced:
October 16, 2017

Top 10 CEO roundtable:
November 14, 2017

Gala celebration:
November 14, 2017

Winner announced:
November 14, 2017

Celebrating success at the 2016 gala

Media Partner       The Globe and Mail

"The goal of this award is to showcase business success stories – when Canadian businesses strive to be innovative and embrace strategic thinking, they create jobs and build prosperity for communities across the country"