Drive in Style: Awards of Excellence 2020 Thursday, July 23, 2020
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We are excited to bring you the 
Awards of Excellence Drive-in Evening

Let's make the most of the current situation, and create a once in a lifetime experience to share with our business community!

Join us as we celebrate this year's nominees and announce the winners!

Thursday July 23, from 8pm to 11pm, 
in the parking lot at the Grand River Raceway

Email for tickets!

Congratulations to all the amazing nominees this year:


Agriculture – Agri-Business [award sponsored by Grand River Agricultural Society]:

Best Baa Dairy Limited

Uprooted Farm


Business Beautification [award sponsored by Heritage River]:       

Elements Casino Grand River

Inner Joy Getaways Inc.

Karger Gallery

Mallot Creek Group


Business of the Year [award sponsored by RBC]:


Optimum Integrative Health Centre,



Citizen of the Year [award sponsored by the Township of Centre Wellington]:

Joe Van den Borre

McKim Ecclestone

Neil Armstrong


Community Social Responsibility [award sponsored by The Ostic Group]:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Centre Wellington

Optim Financial Solutions

Pinetree Pet Resort

Save Our Water


Corporate Citizen of the Year [award sponsored by SV Law]:         

Nicole Drake Wright

Skyline Group of Companies


Cultural, Arts, Tourism Impact [award sponsored by EFG Inc.]:      

Highland Pines Campground

Inner Joy Getaways Inc.

The Grand at 101.1 FM


Customer Service Excellence [award sponsored by Baker Tilly]:     

Burke's Tent Rentals

Canadian Tire Store – Fergus

Dar's Country Market

Drexler Travel

Elora Physiotherapy

Nicole Drake Wright

Optimum Integrative Health Centre

Refreshed and Refined Staging and Design

Remedy's RX

Shortreed Auto Centre Ltd


Environmental Excellence [award sponsored by TD Bank]:

Jefferson Elora Corporation

Nicole Drake Wright

ReStore Fergus (Habitat for Humanity)


Not for Profit [award sponsored by Highland Pines]:           

Family Counselling and Support Services for Guelph-Wellington

Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games

Portage – Elora


Skilled Trades or Professional [award sponsored by Wightman]:   

Ken Ferrier – The Travelling Handyman

Mark Martin Complete Home Exteriors


Young Entrepreneur [award sponsored by Bensol Consulting]:                  

Ashton Martin

Fresh Box Market


Youth Citizen of the Year [award sponsored by Rotary Club Fergus Elora]:              

Abigail Taylor

Rachel Routly