Barrie Business Awards Finalists Named

10 categories in all

Finalists for this year’s Barrie Business Awards, presented by the Barrie Chamber of Commerce and City of Barrie, have been announced. The winners will be announced at the gala on November 9 at the Barrie Country Club.

Arch Brown Entrepreneur of the Year
Stephen Loftus (Innovative Automation)
Krista LaRiviere (gShift Labs)
Jimmy Furlano (Tyger Shark)

Young Professional of the Year
Andrew Burke
Mark Faris
Nicholas L’Ecuyer

Small Business of the Year
Mark Faris (The Faris Team)
Thee Place for Paws

New Business of the Year
Sharpe Hearing
Georgian Detailing
Ripe Juicery

Not-For-Profit or Charitable Organization of the Year
Connexus Church
Barrie Food Bank
RVH Foundation

Manufacturer of the Year
Linear Transfer Systems
Brotech Precision CNC
Innovative Automation

Large Business of the Year
Innovative Automation
Fresh Mix Ltd.

Employer of the Year
O’Sullivan Animal Hospital
Springwater Child Care Centre

Going Global
Linear Transfer Automation Systems
Orangetheory Fitness

Community Builder of the Year
Mark Faris (The Faris Team)
Larche Communications
Barriston Law