Central York Chamber Celebrates 2024 Finalists at Business Excellence Awards Reception

Friday, May 31, Newmarket Ont. – Celebrating Business Excellence has become an even bigger affair for the Central York Chamber, which announced the 2024 Business Excellence Awards nominations at a special reception event hosted by sponsor NewRoads Automotive Group. This year marked the first BEA reception under the Central York Chamber banner which saw the merger of the Newmarket and East Gwillimbury Chambers earlier this year.

The winners of this year’s Business Excellence Awards will be announced September 26th at the NewRoads Performing Arts Centre.

Congratulations to this year’s finalists:

Impact in Marketing & Promotion:
AB Social & Digital Marketing
Katherine Joy Interiors
RE/MAX Realtron TurnKey – Eric Johnston

Innovative Startup of the Year:
Anthony Classic Mobile Barbershop
Automated Shade Solutions Inc.
Fortress Solutions
The Maverik Inc.

Large Business of the Year:
Dentec Safety Specialists Inc.
John’s No Frills

Leadership in Diversity, Equity & Inclusion:
Blue Door
Concierge Realty Group
Innovatex Solutions Inc.

Community Recognition Award:
Sharon Bates – Tangles Hair Salon & Spa
Chris Cartwright – Main Street Realty Ltd.
Chuck Doyle – Volunteers for CHATS
Jennifer Walker – Carruthers Walker Financial

New Business of the Year:
Mindful OT
Schooley Mitchell of Newmarket
The Printing House Ltd.
Trevor Frances Recruitment

Not For Profit of the Year:
Canadian Mental Health Association, York Region &  South Simcoe
Community Living Central York
DeafBlind Ontario Services
Yellow Brick House

Professional Services of the Year:
Hive5 Kids Inc.
MACCK Digital Marketing
Proper Measure Ontario Central Inc.
Whiteboard Creative Lab Inc.

Small Business of the Year:
Expedia Cruises
Fair Chance Learning Inc.
Goblets & Goblins Inc.

Business Leader of the Year:
Rob Clark – RC Design
Wasim Jarrah – Concierge Real Estate by Wasim
Shabi Monzavi – Market Candle Company
Angela Tucker – York Dance Academy

Stay tuned for event ticket information coming soon!


About the Central York Chamber

With deep community roots that date back more than 165 years, the Central York Chamber of Commerce (CYC) accelerates business transformation and professional growth for its members. The organization is guided by key principles: fostering economic vibrancy, encouraging civic leadership, embracing social responsibility, and Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEI&B).