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P.W. Enns Business Awards

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2014 Business Awards Recipients

P. W. Enns Business Achievement Awards
Achievement, Nominate, Celebrate
  1. The Winkler & District Chamber of Commerce desires to offer a full range of business awards to its membership to achieve the outcomes listed below:
    • Raise the profile of the Winkler & District Chamber of Commerce within the community and within the membership.
    • Recognize, celebrate and profile the accomplishments of members.
    • Motivate members to excel within their respective businesses while also giving back to the community.
    • Offer added value to a Winkler & District Chamber of Commerce membership.
  2. Nomination information is available at the Chamber office. Deadline for nominations will be June 13, 2014. All nominations shall be received at the Winkler Chamber office. Upon receipt, these nominations shall be forwarded to the Business Development Committee of the Winkler & District Chamber of Commerce. Results for all nominees along with recommended award recipient for each category will be forwarded to the Winkler & District Chamber of Commerce Executive to be voted on by the Executive.
  3. All awards will be presented to the recipients at the Chamber Annual Banquet.
P. W. Enns Business Excellence Award

Recognizing a successful business that has made an exceptional contribution to Winkler Business and community service.

A nominee need not excel in all areas but MUST be able to demonstrate excellence in at least three or more of the following:

  • Business achievement and growth
  • Employment growth
  • Contribution to the industry and community
  • Overall positive impact on community through spirit, drive and vision
  • Volunteer service and leadership

P. W. Enns Business Builder Award (10 employees or under)
AND
P. W. Enns Business Builder Award (over 10 employees)

Honours a business that demonstrates continual positive business growth, superior customer service and embraces an outstanding commitment to quality.

A nominee need not excel in all areas but MUST be able to demonstrate success and achievement in at least three of the following:

  • A mission statement, vision, or goal for the business
  • Exceptional customer service philosophy and practices
  • Product service offerings
  • Positive business growth
  • Overall positive impact on community through spirit, drive and vision

P. W. Enns Customer Service Award

Recognizing a successful business that has made an exceptional experience in customer service.

To qualify the business must demonstrate the following:

  • How they stand apart from other businesses in terms of customer care
  • How they respond to all questions accurately and in a timely fashion
  • Do they leave a good impression on clients in terms of product knowledge, first impression, buying experience? How?

P. W. Enns Not for Profit Service Award

Recognizes a registered not for profit organization which has exceptional community service and leadership. Charities and not for profits often depend on the generosity of businesses and individuals to get the money they need to carry out their goals. Big or small the winner of this category will impress the judges with their motivation and community spirit in their approach to achieving what they set out to do; be it educational, charitable, or cultural.

To qualify the organization must have been in operation for a minimum of 3 years and demonstrate the following:

  • Community involvement
  • Innovative Service
  • Positive contribution
  • Social & Community Advancement
  • Strong Leadership

Criteria: Must have been in operation for a minimum of 3 years


Business Achievements Awards Rules & Regulations
  • Businesses are only eligible to win every 5 years.
  • Businesses can self-nominate or be nominated by another party.
  • Nominees may receive an award in one category only. If a nominee is a finalist in more than one category, their submission will stand in the category where they have achieved the highest score.
  • Nomination packages are for one business only.
  • A separate nomination package must be submitted for each award category in which the nominee is to be considered.
  • The Winkler & District Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to limit the number of selected nominees and/or withhold an award in any category.
  • Nomination packages will not be returned. Please do not include materials that you would like returned.
  • Tapes or videos will not be accepted.
  • All applicants must be a chamber member in good standing.
  • After the awards are presented, all nomination information is destroyed.
Other
  • Nominations are due at the Winkler & District Chamber of Commerce by June 13, 2014
  • All awards will be presented to the recipients at the 2014 P.W. Enns Business Gala, Thursday September 25th, 2014