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Does your company have a great growth story?

Showcase your successful company in the Private Business Growth Award program.

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Thank you for your interest in the Private Business Growth Award.

The submission deadline was July 15, 2016 so submissions are now closed.

If you have any questions regarding the program, please contact

Meet the jury

The 2016 Private Business Growth Award jury consists of the CEOs of the two sponsors and six well-respected Canadian business leaders, including:

  • The Honourable Perrin Beatty, President and CEO, The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
  • Kevin Ladner, CEO and Executive Partner, Grant Thornton LLP
  • Christiane Bergevin, past Executive Vice-President, Corporate Projects at Desjardins Group
  • Peggy Cunningham, Professor and RA Jodrey Chair, Dalhousie University Business School
  • Malcolm Hunter, President, Deeley Group of Companies
  • John E. Peller, President and CEO, Andrew Peller Limited
  • Sean Stanleigh, Managing Editor, Globe Content Studio, The Globe and Mail
  • Paul Straus, President, Home Hardware Stores Limited

Meet the 2015 Top 10 Finalists

Our 2015 Top 10 Finalists have demonstrated impressive strategic, sustainable growth.

Learn more about the companies—and their impressive stories »

"When a great Canadian private business success story comes along, it needs to be shared—not only to celebrate that business's tremendous achievement, but to inspire others as well."