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For Immediate Release 

Mississauga Board of Trade's 2012 Business Awards of Excellence

Mississauga, Ontario - Mississauga Board of Trade will host its 2012 Business Awards of Excellence ceremony on Thursday, November 8 at Mississauga Convention Centre, sponsored by Rogers Business Solutions. The event will feature award presentations, dinner and entertainment. 

WHO:     Mississauga Board of Trade 
               Event Title Sponsor: Rogers Business Solutions 


WHAT:     Awards ceremony honouring exceptional businesses in Mississauga.                       


WHEN:             Thursday, November 8, 2012

                        5:45 p.m. cocktails | 6:30 p.m. dinner, award presentations and entertainment


WHERE:           Mississauga Convention Centre  

                        75 Derry Road West, Mississauga, Ontario 




2012 Winners:  


Business Person of the Year 

Connie Clerici  

Closing the Gap Healthcare Group


Corporate Social Responsibility 

Amgen Canada Inc


Sam McCallion Small Business Community Involvement  

Healthy Living Solutions


New Business of the Year 

Plaza Premium Lounge Ontario


Employer of the Year 

Rogers TV


Technology & Innovation 



Not for Profit 

ErinoakKids Centre for Treatment and Development 


Large Business of the Year 

Applied Electronics Limited


Small Business of the Year 

Farnham + Company Chartered Accountants


Clean & Green 

Broan-NuTone Canada Inc.


MEDIA INVITATION: Media are invited for photo opportunities and interviews. If interested in interviewing the winners, please arrive at 5:00 p.m. through the conference Centre doors where there will be a media room to hold interviews and take pictures. Please confirm attendance in advance by contacting [email protected] 


As the voice of business since 1976, Mississauga Board of Trade is a private-sector, not-for-profit business organization representing over 1,500 businesses employing 65,000 people in Mississauga. MBOT is well-positioned to meet the needs of business by using its considerable influence at all levels of government. MBOT is dedicated to providing a Mississauga business perspective on public policy and to promoting a better understanding of the marketplace among policy makers, media and the general public.

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Media Contact:   

Sheldon Leiba

President & CEO

Mississauga Board of Trade

905-273-6151 ext. 27 

[email protected]