Over 700 people came out to celebrate local businesses at the Nova Awards.
The Timmins Chamber of Commerce host the awards every year to recognize and support Timmins businesses. President of DJB Mining Products and Services Daniel Brunet, who won Business of the Year, says he wouldn’t have gotten this award without his staff.
Brunet was one of 15 people to accept awards on behalf of their businesses.
Here is a full list of winners:
BMT Insurance & Financial Services Business Contribution to the Community Award (1-5 employees) – Tree Bandit
The Venture Centre Business Contribution to the Community Award (6-10 employees) – Northern Windows and Doors
NorthernTel Business Contribution to the Community Award (11+ employees) – Fountain Tire
FNETB Best Place to Work – Family Eye Care
College Boreal Young Professionals Award (40 under) – Katelyn Malo, Black Spruce Gallery and Framing
RBC Marketing Award – Radical Gardens
PIC Productivity, Innovation & Diversification Award – NORMAP
Northern College Service Excellence Award – Chic Baby & Kids
Caisse Populaire de Timmins New Business Award (under 2 years) – The Working Class
TD Bank Group Business of the Year Award (1-5 employees) – Timmins Gracie Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai Academy
Scotiabank Business of the Year (6-10 employees) – Rainville Health
Kidd Operations Business of the Year (11+ employees) – DJB Mining Products & Services Ltd.
De Beers Canada Indigenous Partnership Award – CreeQuast
City of Timmins Non-Profit Award – Timmins Festival and Events Committee
OPG Lifetime Business Achievement Award – Mascioli Construction Co. Ltd.
President’s Award – The Bucket Shop