The better the question. The better the answer. The better the world works. У вас есть вопрос? У нас есть ответ. Решая сложные задачи бизнеса, мы улучшаем мир. У вас є запитання? У нас є відповідь. Вирішуючи складні завдання бізнесу, ми змінюємо світ на краще. Meilleure la question, meilleure la réponse. Pour un monde meilleur. 問題越好。答案越好。商業世界越美好。 问题越好。答案越好。商业世界越美好。


EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017
Ontario finalists

We're recognizing an impressive group of Ontario entrepreneurs for their vision, leadership, personal integrity, financial performance and entrepreneurial spirit. We named 46 finalists across 10 categories in this year's EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2017 Ontario awards program. In addition, one entrepreneur is recognized for his outstanding achievement as a social entrepreneur.

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The Ontario winners will be announced on 24 October 2017 at the Ontario awards gala.

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Ontario Awards Gala

24 October 2017
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto
5:30 - 10:00 pm

Business-to-Business Products and Services

Bill Gosling Outsourcing | Newmarket
David Rae

Brand Momentum | Mississauga
Hesham Shafie

Eagle's Flight | Guelph
Phil Geldart

Magnet Forensics | Waterloo
Adam Belsher, Jad Saliba

Consumer Products & Retail

King Cole Ducks | Stouffville
Debbi Conzelmann

Pfaff Automotive Partners Inc | Vaughan
Chris Pfaff

Pioneering Technology Corporation | Mississauga
Kevin Callahan

Steeped Tea Inc | Ancaster
Tonia Jahshan

Digital Media & Marketing

Flipp Corporation | Toronto
David Au-Yeung, Matthew Cheung, David Meyers, Wehuns Tan

Index Exchange | Toronto
Andrew Casale

Maropost | Toronto
Ross Paquette

Sortable | Kitchener
Christopher Reid

Emerging Entrepreneur

League Inc. | Toronto
Michael Serbinis

Ritual | Toronto
Ray Reddy

Knixwear | Toronto
Joanna Griffiths | Toronto
Justin Thouin

Enterprise Technology

Esri Canada | Toronto
Alex Miller

Kinaxis Inc. | Ottawa
John Sicard

Cority (formerly Medgate)  | Toronto
Mark Wallace

mobileLIVE Inc. | Richmond Hill
Jahan Ali

Financial Services

Financeit | Toronto
Michael Garrity

iFinance Canada | Toronto
Ann Kaplan

Sensibill | Toronto
Corey Gross

Wave | Toronto
Kirk Simpson


Canopy Growth Corporation | Smiths Falls
Bruce Linton

MedReleaf Corp. | Markham
Neil Closner

NKS Health | Mississauga
Nancy Simonot

PointClickCare Technologies Inc. | Mississauga
Mike Wessinger

Power & Utilities & Environment

Ecofitt Corporation | Mississauga
Jason Santomero

GFL Environmental Inc. | Toronto
Patrick Dovigi

Opus One Solutions | Richmond Hill
Joshua Wong

Spark Power Corp. | Oakville
Andrew Clark, Jason Sparaga

Real Estate/Construction

Carson Dunlop | Toronto
Alan Carson

Deep Foundations Contractors Inc. ("Deep") | Stouffville
Bill Starke

Freshco | Oakville
Mandy Rennehan

Losani Homes | Stoney Creek
Fred Losani

Young Entrepreneur

Adaria, Inc. | Markham
Tommy Chan, Jason Yeung

Chef's Plate | Toronto
Patrick Meyer, Jamie Shea

Iconic Brewing Company | Toronto
Daniel Bartek, Robert Besant, Cam McDonald

THP | Toronto
Amanda Riva

Special citation: Social Entrepreneur

Lucky Iron Fish Enterprise | Guelph
Gavin Armstrong


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