Business Heritage Awards


Local businesses are the backbone of our community. They keep our economic engine running, allowing us to attract top talent and some of the best and brightest minds to our city. The Business Heritage Awards are held every two years, and commemorate long standing local businesses who are celebrating the following milestones:

  • 25 years
  • 50 years
  • 75 years
  • 100+ years
  • Community Legacy Award - celebrates businesses who are no longer in operation but who have made valuable contributions to the fabric of our community. Notable past recipients include Budd Stores Company Ltd., Fritsch Fragrances and Petsche's Shoes.


  • 2019 and 2020 nominations must be received prior to June 30, 2020.
  • The 2020 Business Heritage Awards Celebration will be held in Fall 2020 (date to be determined) and an RSVP is required to confirm attendance.
  • Nominate a business today! 

For more information or to nominate a company, email Chloe Howell, or call 519-741-2200 ext. 7311

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