• Business Achievement Awards

    Nominations for the 2017 Business Achievement Awards are now OPEN! Nominate a worthy London business before November 4th 2016 - Click here to make your nomination. 

    And don't forget to mark March 22 2017 on your calendars for the 34th Annual London Business Achievement Awards! 


  • The 2017 Business Achievement Awards celebrates the best and brightest of the London business community. Award categories include 'Business of the Year' (for small, medium and large businesses), Corporate Social Responsibility, Environmental Leadership, Excellence in Human Resources, Innovation & Agribusiness 


    • Congratulations to Last Year's BAA Recipients

      March 29, 2016
      Once again, the London Business Achievement Awards gala lived up to its reputation of  being the largest gala of its kind in Canada – and once again London’s business community delivered – sending twenty outstanding finalists to the event that drew  nearly 1200 attendees.
      The London Business Achievement Awards recognizes business excellence in a number of categories including human resources, innovation and environment.  And new for 2016, the London Chamber of Commerce introduced the Agri-business Award in order to recognize some of the outstanding businesses in this sector which is so important to the local economy.

      The London Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the following recipients of the 33rd Annual London Business Achievement Awards:
      Business of the Year – Small Category: tbk Creative
      Business of the Year – Medium Category: Nicholson Sheffield Inc.
      Business of the Year – Large Category: Armatec Survivability Corporation
      Agri-business: Heeman's
      Corporate Social Responsibility: McCormick Canada
      Excellence in Human Resources: Big Viking Games
      Environmental Leadership: Tepperman's
      Innovation: Media Sonar Technologies
      Corporate Icon: Libro Credit Union


    Announcing Our Finalists! 

    The London Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the following finalists for the 33rdAnnual Business Achievement Awards which will be held on Wednesday, March 23 2016

    Congratulations and good luck to:

    Small Business of the Year Finalists

    Dustex Canada Cleaning Solutions Inc.    /    Gordons Gold Jewellers    /    tbk Creative    /    Tiny Devotions Inc.

    Medium Business of the Year Finalists

    Collins Formal Wear    /    Duo Building Ltd.    /    Nicholson Sheffield Architects Inc.    /    The Top Shop Inc.

    Large Business of the Year Finalists

    Armatec Survivability Corp.    /    Blue-Con Construction     /     Campbell Bros. Movers     /     Diply

    Agribusiness Finalists

    Exeter Produce & Storage Co. Ltd.     /     Heeman’s

    Corporate Social Responsibility Finalists

    McCormick Canada     /     Selectpath Benefits and Financial Inc.

    Environmental Leadership Finalists

    Studio H Artist Group     /     Teppermans London

    Excellence in Human Resources Finalists

    Big Viking Games     /     Voices.com

    Innovation Award Finalists

    Digital Extremes Ltd.     /     Media Sonar Technologies Inc.


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    About the Business Achievement Awards

    Established in 1982 to acknowledge and celebrate local achievement, the Business Achievement Awards have become London's most prestigious business event of the year. Designed to publically recognize London businesses that exemplify excellence, to be a finalist for an award is in itself a great accomplishment.

    Often called the "Academy Awards" of business achievement in London, the Chamber's annual Business Achievement Awards gala showcases and celebrates some of the outstanding businesses in London. Our Annual Business Achievement Awards is the largest business awards gala of its kind in Canada.

    Corporate Icon Award

    The Board of Directors present the Corporate Icon Award to a corporation that has demonstrated particular excellence or achievement in business, making either an immediate impact on, or a substantial long-term contribution to, the economic progress of our community.  

    The London Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Libro Credit Union has been selected as this year's recipient.  Click here to read more about Libro Credit Union! 

    Past Winners:

    • 2015 - GoodLife Fitness
    • 2014 - TD Canada Trust
    • 2013 - 3M Canada
    • 2012 - London Life - Great West Life
    • 2011 - General Dynamics Land Systems Canada
    • 2010 - Sifton Properties
    • 2009 - Labatt Breweries of Canada
    • 2008 - Trudell Medical Ltd.
    • 2007 - EllisDon

    2016 Nominees

    Business of the Year - Small Company

    BPM Fitness  /  CertaPro Painters  /  Donaldson Heating and Air Conditioning Inc.  /  Dustex Canada Cleaning Solutions Inc.  /  Executive Accommodations  /  Gordons Gold Jewellers  /  REV3K Fitness Refined  /  tbk Creative  /  Tiny Devotions Inc.  /  To Wheels Bicycle Shop  /  Venus Beauty Enhancements  /  Wabi Sabi Hair Artistry  /  Wernham Wealth Management Inc.  /  Westland Gallery

    Business of the Year - Medium Company

    Arcane  /  Collins Formal Wear  /  Duo Building Ltd.  /  Hangar9 by Fisher and Company  /  National Forest Products Ltd.  /  Nicholson Sheffield Architects Inc.  /  Oxford Learning Centre Inc.  /  Paul Davis London  /  Provincial Glass & Mirror Ltd.  /  The Top Shop Inc.  

    Business of the Year - Large Company

    Armatec Survivability Corp.  /  Blue Con Construction  /  Campbell Brothers Movers  /  Diply  /  The Realty Firm


    Exeter Produce & Storage Co. Ltd  /  Heeman’s  /  Masterfeeds  /  Van Raay Farms & The Whole Pig  /  Chris' Country Cuts

    Corporate Social Responsibility

    Cohen Highley  /  D&S Pianos  /  Forest City Sport & Social Club (FCSSC)  /  McCormick Canada  /  Sagecomm  /  Selectpath Benefits and Financial Inc.

    Environmental Leadership

    Studio H Artist Group  /  Tepperman's London

    Excellence in Human Resources  

    Armour Shield Roofing  /  Big Viking Games  /  The London Club  /  Voices.com


    Core Solutions Software Inc.  /  Digital Extremes Ltd.  /  Media Sonar Technologies Inc.




  • Business of the Year Hall of Fame

  • Year Small Business of the Year Medium Business of the Year Large Business of the Year
    2016 tbk Creative Nicholson Sheffield Inc.  Armatec Survivibility Corporation


    Storage Worx Self Storage OTC Group Centennial Windows & Doors
    2014 ATMOS Marketing rTraction Global Spectrum Facility Mgmt (at Budweiser Gardens)
    2013 Jill's Table CultureWorks ESL McCormick Canada
    2012 Yoga Shack Voices.com CarProof
    2011 Stiris Research East Park Golf Gardens Ltd. Digital Extremes Ltd.
    2010 Try Recycling   StarTech.com
    2009 Westervelt College   Dillon Consulting
    2008 Big Blue Bubble   Trojan Technologies
    2007 Selectpath Benefits & Financial Inc.   Libro Financial Group
    2006 Clintar Groundskeeping Services   Phoenix Interactive Design
    2005 Core Solutions Development Inc.   ZTR Control Systems
    2004 New Era Graphix Inc.   Siskind Cromarty Ivey & Dowler LLP
    2003 Highstreet Asset Management   Voyageur Transportation Services
    2002 StationPark All Suite Hotel   Alliance iCommunications
    2001 McCabe Promotional Advertising   Conference Cup Ltd.
    2000 BTC Logistics   Ford Motor Company St. Thomas Assembly Plant
    1999 Stainless Steele Communications   Sterling Marking Products
    1998 Dorchester Sportswear   Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Corporation
    1997 Ladco Display Inc.   Trojan Technologies
    1996 Coral Technologies   Delta London Armouries Hotel
    1995 C.J. Pink Ltd.   #1 Nautilus - Goodlife Fitness Clubs
    1994 County Heritage Forest Products   Cuddy Food Products
    1993 Lakeside Controls   SACDA Inc.
    1992 Trojan Technologies   Canada Trust
    1991 Microtronix Systems Ltd.   Daytun Inc.
    1990 Thomas & McCall Advertising Agency   Union Gas Ltd.
    1989* C-I-L Inc.
    1988* Morphy Containers Ltd.
    1987* Kellogg Canada Inc.
    1986* 3M Canada Inc.
    1985* London Life Insurance Co.
    1984* Big V Pharmacies Ltd.
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