2013 Winner

The Hayter Group
The Hayter Group provides home and business owners with high quality plumbing, heating, water treatment, air conditioning, and solar systems and has been in business for 60 years. Their goal is to provide excellence in workmanship and customer service. The Hayter Group believes in training every employee in ethics, so that they can insure that the company has strong ethical, honest, reliable, and responsive behavior. They also believe in stepping back to examine their business to make sure they are on the right track.

2013 Finalists

Aveiro Constructors Ltd.
A family owned and managed corporation in business for more than 37 years who focus on relationships - with employees, customers, and community, and on ethical and professional standards to provide quality construction projects which exceed customers’ expectations. They have completed industrial, commercial institutional, and agricultural projects in Canada and internationally, including LEED certified buildings.

Fantastic Nails and Spa Ltd.
Phuong Pham started Fantastic Nails and Spa in 2006 with the goals of making customers feel good about themselves and providing an example to all business in community support. With these goals in mind and dedicated hard work, Phong ensures that all customers receive a warm welcome and safe and comfortable service with high quality results. The only thing that the Fantastic Nails and Spa team love more than their clients is giving back to the community, and they have supported many causes including religious, health, and human services organizations.

Van Luyk Greenhouses and Garden Center
Over the past 43 years, Van Luyk Garden Center has expanded to 50,000 sq. ft. greenhouse and retail space which grows 80% of its plants on premises. The full service garden centre employs more than 50 people in peak season. Their success is based on delivering high quality product and providing unsurpassed customer service. At Van Luyk’s quality is extended to every aspect of their work including relationships with customers, community, and staff.