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Congratulations! Since the inception of the Business Awards program in 1986, the Northern Ontario Business Awards have been presented to the following companies and individuals.

* Company of the Year (51+ employees)

** Fnx Mining FNX Mining Company Inc. TSX: FNX is a Toronto, Ontario based company that produces and explores for nickel, copper, platinum, palladium, gold and cobalt in the Sudbury Basin, Ontario, Canada.  Company Inc. Sudbury (2007)

** DST (1) (DeSTination) Contrast with SRC, which is an abbreviation of "source."

(2) (Digital Signal Trust Company, Salt Lake City, UT, An organization that sets up and manages PKI systems for companies and industry groups.
 Consulting Engineers Inc., Thunder Bay Thunder Bay, city (1991 pop. 113,946), SW Ont., Canada, on Thunder Bay inlet of Lake Superior. The city was created in 1970 by the amalgamation of the twin cities of Fort William and Port Arthur and two adjoining townships.  (2006)

** G-P G-P Gel'fand - Pinsker (channel code)  Flakeboard Company Sault Ste. Marie Sault Sainte Marie — pronounced "Soo Saint Marie" (IPA /su seɪnt məˈɹi/) — is the name of two cities on the Saint Marys River, which forms part of the boundary between the United States and Canada.  (2005)

** Clarion Resort Pinewood pine·wood  
1. The wood of the pine tree.

2. A forest of pines. Often used in the plural.
 Park North Bay (2004)

** Atlas Copco Atlas Copco is a Swedish industrial company that was founded in 1873. It manufactures industrial tooling and equipment.

The Atlas Copco Group, founded already in 1873, is a global industrial group of companies headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.
 Exploration Products North Bay (2003)

** Northern Telephone Timmins (2002)

** Murdoch Group Inc. Kirkland Lake Kirkland Lake, mining town, E Ont., Canada. An important gold-mining center, gold was discovered there in 1911 and again in the 1980s at Harker. The mining of iron ore and tourism are two other important industries.  (2001)

** Fabrene Inc. North Bay (2000)

** Northern Credit Union Ltd. Sault Ste. Marie (1999)

** McChesney Lumber Timmins (1998)

** Kinross Gold Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX: K, NYSE: KGC) is a Canadian gold mining company. It is the seventh largest primary gold producer in the world.[1] See also
  • Gold as an investment
  • Gold mining

1. ^ Kinross Gold.
 Corp. South Porcupine porcupine, in zoology
porcupine, member of either of two rodent families, characterized by having some of its hairs modified as bristles, spines, or quills.

** Proboard Ltd Atikokan (1996)

** The Airlane Hotel Thunder Bay (1995)

** Avenor Inc. Thunder Bay Mill Operations (Award of Merit 1995)

** Drillex International of Canada Inc. Sudbury (1994)

** Spruce Falls Spruce Falls is a term that can be used to refer to:
  • Spruce Falls, Saskatchewan
  • Spruce Falls Mill, a pulp and paper mill owned by Tembec in Kapuskasing, Ontario.
 Inc. Kapuskasing (Award of Merit 1994)

** Bearskin Airlines Thunder Bay/Sioux Lookout (1993)

** Fabrene Inc. North Bay (Award of Merit 1993)

** Great Lakes Power SaultSte. Marie (1992)

** Great Lakes Forest Products Thunder Bay (Award of Merit 1992)

** Tom Jones Construction Thunder Bay (1991)

** Tri-Care Group of Companies Sudbury (1990)

** NM Paterson and Sons Thunder Bay (1989)

** Valmet-Enerdry Thunder Bay (1988)

** J. S. Redpath, North Bay (1987)

* Company of the Year (16-50 employees)

** Grk Fasteners Thunder Bay (2007)

** Mike Moore & Sons Construction Ltd. Sault Ste. Marie (2006)

** Testmark Laboratories Ltd. Sudbury (2005)

** Prestige Glass International Elliot Lake (2004)

** Miller Technology North Bay (2003)

** M.F.Tulloch Engineering and Surveying Thessalon (2002)

** Ross Pope & Company Timmins (2001)

** Softub Canada Sudbury (2000)

** Thunder Bay Travel Thunder Bay (1999)

** Nicholls Yallowega Belanger Architects Sudbury (1998)

** The Bear Chair Co. Magnetawan (1997)

** Fort Frances Times Fort Frances (1996)

** United Supply Timmins (1995)

** DST Consulting Engineers Thunder Bay (Award of Merit 1995)

** The Cloutier Group Kapuskasing (1994)

** Advanced Thermodynamics thermodynamics, branch of science concerned with the nature of heat and its conversion to mechanical, electric, and chemical energy. Historically, it grew out of efforts to construct more efficient heat engines—devices for extracting useful work from expanding  Corp., Sault Ste. Marie (Award of Merit 1994)

** The Jolly Roger Inn Parry Sound (1993)

** Keith Spencer Trucking Ltd. Dubreuilville (Award of Merit 1993)

** Dingwell's Machinery & Supply Thunder Bay(1992)

** Thunder Bay Travel Thunder Bay (Award of Merit 1992)

** Nortek Computers North Bay (1991)

** Intercity Orthopaedic & Sports Med. Clinic Thunder Bay (1990)

** Henninger's Diesel Sudbury (1989)

** Kakabeka Timber Kakabeka Falls (1988)

** Accurassay Laboratories Kirkland Lake (1987)

* Company of the Year (1-15 employees)

** Haasen Farms Ltd. Timmins (2007)

** Centis Tile & Terazzo Inc. Sudbury (2006)

** Liddle's Fishing Adventures Inc. Wabatongushi Lake (2005)

** Kuch Stephenson Gibson Malo Architects & Engineer Thunder Bay (2004)

** Lacasse Fine Wood Products Inc. Sudbury (2003)

** Humphrey Refrigeration refrigeration, process for drawing heat from substances to lower their temperature, often for purposes of preservation. Refrigeration in its modern, portable form also depends on insulating materials that are thin yet effective.  Parry Sound (2002)

** Main Filter & Supply Sault Ste. Marie (2001)

** Aurora Microsystems Sudbury (2000)

** Ellis, Pastore, Oswin Consultants Inc. Sault Ste. Marie (1999)

** Prestige Glass International Elliot Lake (1998)

** Northern Voice & Video Inc. Sudbury (1997)

** Healthware Technologies Inc, North Bay (1996)

** Thunder Bay Aviation Thunder Bay (1995)

** Pen Systems, Sudbury (Award of Merit 1995)

** Savoy's Jewellers Sault Ste. Marie (1994)

** Algoma Office Equipment Sault Ste. Marie (Award of Merit 1994)

** Feldcamp Equipment Ltd. North Bay (1993)

** Malette Funeral Home & Monuments Iroquois Falls (Award of Merit 1993)

** Miller Technology North Bay (1992)

** Cliffe Printing Sault Ste. Marie (Award of Merit 1992)

** Cutsey Business Systems North Bay (1991)

** Canoe Canada Outfitters Atikokan (1990)

** Peterson & Habib Consultants Thunder Bay (1989)

** Egli's Sheep Farm Minnitaki (1988)

** Northco Foods Thunder Bay (1987)

* Entrepreneur of the Year

** Peter Dal Bianco Sudbury (2007)

** Robert Lipic Mining Technologies Int. Sudbury (2006)

** William Day Day Group of Companies Sudbury (2005)

** Tom C. Palangio Bonfield (2003)

** Paul Brooks, Powassan (2002)

** Ray Williamson Thunder Bay (2001)

** Donald Steel, Steel Electronics, Sudbury (2000)

** George and Susan Koprash Sault Ste. Marie (1999)

** Vic Fremlin Lock City Dairies Sault Ste. Marie (1998)

** Steven Symes RLP RLP Rheinland-Pfalz (state in Germany)
RLP Resource Location Protocol (Cisco)
RLP Radio Link Protocol
RLP Remote Line Printer
RLP Revolving Loan Program
RLP Rotatable Log Periodic
 Machinery & Steel Fabrication fabrication (fab´rikā´shn),
n the construction or making of a restoration.
 Inc. Timmins (1997)

** Pat & Jerry Lefebvre, Lefebvre's Outdoor Sports North Bay (1996)

** Paul Vilgren Sling Choker Sudbury (1995)

** John & Joanne Hill Two Bears Marina Keewatin (Award of Merit 1995)

** Bill & Dianne Biggs French River Trading Post trading post

See post.

** Michael Sheridan Northern Rehabilitation & Consulting Services Inc. Sudbury (Award of Merit 1994)

** Carl Crewson, Sportspal Products/Plastitech Products North Bay (1993)

** Jim McCauley McBay Restaurants Thunder Bay (Award of Merit 1993)

** Vic Prokopchuk Superior Rock Bit Canada/White Otter Inn, Atikokan (1992)

** Beth Queau Twizzle
For the Gerry Anderson series, see The Adventures of Twizzle

A twizzle is a multirotational one-foot turn in figure skating. The twizzle is most commonly seen in ice dancing, where it appears in a number of compulsory dances and is a required
 Designs Dryden (Award of Merit 1992)

** Bob Firth, Bar-B-Que Bob's/ Turtle Beach Wear, Kenora (1991)

** Baxter Ricard, Northern Cable Holdings Ltd. Sudbury (1990)

** Gaston Malette, Malette Inc. Timmins (1989)

** Jim Hilsinger Ski Searchmont/ Algoma's Water Tower Inn Sault Ste. Marie (1988)

** Richard Fahlman Anderson's Camp Sioux Lookout (1987)

* Young Entrepreneur of the Year

** Dr. David Morris Sudbury (2007)

** Stephanie Ash Firedog Communications Thunder Bay (2006)

** Carole Long Pita Pit Thunder Bay (2005)

** Kathy Wells-McNeil Total Nursing Care Inc. Sudbury (2004)

** Fabio Belli Sudbury (2003)

** Carmine carmine /car·mine/ (kahr´min) a red coloring matter used as a histologic stain.

indigo carmine  indigotindisulfonate sodium.

 Biasucci Sault Ste. Marie (2002)

** Theo Margaritis and William Ferguson North Bay (2001)

** Don George Aiken KFC/Pizza Hut, Spud & Dog Chip Wagon Red Lake (2000)

** Kurtis VanWallegham Cyber Sudbury Sudbury (1999)

** Jennifer McNutt and Brent Bywater, Vested Interest Vested Interest

A financial or personal stake one entity has in an asset, security, or transaction.

For example, if you have a mortgage, your bank has a vested interest on the sale of your house.
See also: Right
 Callander (1998)

** Brian Farquhar, AMJ AMJ Academy of Management Journal
AMJ American Muslims for Jerusalem
AMJ Advisory Material Joint
AMJ Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat
AMJ Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama'at
 Campbell Van Lines North Bay (1997)

** Julie Gohm, Tadney's Design Studio Powassan, (1996)

** Robert Floreani Northern Mechanical Services Timmins (1995)

** Theresa Russell & Brenda Parhiala, Dusk to Dawn Bed & Bath Decor Thunder Bay (Award of Merit 1995)

** Thomas Coles, Enzo Dozzi & Esa Melantie Canned Reality Co. Sudbury (1994)

** Gary Ciammaichella C & S Quality Control Systems Corporation Wahnapitae (Award of Merit 1994)

** Jo-Anne West Joka Haileybury (1993)

** Michael Brooks & Donna Sypher sy·pher  
tr.v. sy·phered, sy·pher·ing, sy·phers
To overlap and even (chamfered or beveled plank edges) so that they form a flush surface.

[Alteration of cipher, to chamfer away.]
 Fun Time Snacks North Bay (Award of Merit 1993)

** Doug Nadorozny AMS AMS - Andrew Message System  Group Sudbury (1992)

** Mark Elliot Site Works Sudbury (Award of Merit 1992)

** Sylvain Seguin Heli-North Aviation Sudbury (1991)

** Brad Miron Rocks Athletic Wear Sudbury (1990)

** Colleen Clancy Academy of Dance & Modelling Sudbury (1989)

** Lucie Seguin Lucky 13 Convenience Stores North Bay (1988)

** Kelly McCarthy T. K. Hydraulics North Bay (1987)

* Executive of the Year

** Mike McEwan Great Lakes Power Sault Ste. Marie (2000)

** Brent Thompson Wardrop Engineering Thunder Bay (1999)

** David B. Liddle National Frontier North Bay (1998)

** George Hutchison Equisure Financial Network North Bay (1997)

** Fraser Dougall, Thunder Bay Television & Radio Thunder Bay (1996)

** Emilio Rigato, Avenor Inc Thunder Bay Mill Operations, Thunder Bay (1995)

** Robert Perry Placer Dome Canada Ltd. Timmins (Award of Merit 1995)

** Silvio DiGregorio Bruno's Contracting Thunder Bay (1994)

** Robert Gregor James River-Marathon Ltd. Marathon (Award of Merit 1994)

** John Walker Bombardier Inc. Thunder Bay (1993)

** Grant Reeves, Fabrene Inc. North Bay (Award of Merit 1993)

** Frank Dottori Spruce Falls Inc. Kapuskasing (1992)

** Felix Lopes Felix Lopes Sheet Metal Sudbury (Award of Merit 1992)

** Dale Letts Continuous Mining Systems Sudbury (1991)

** Gary Boyer Apex Investigation & Security Thunder Bay (1990)

** Diane Pochailo Vacationland va·ca·tion·land  
A place with special attractions for those on vacation.
 Dairy Kenora(1989)

** Douglas Scott Proctor and Redfern Thunder Bay (1988)

** Charles Carter Great Lakes Forest Products Thunder Bay (1987)

* First Nations Business Award of Excellence

** Five Nations Energy Inc. Timmins (2007)

** Kish-Gon-Dug Canada Devlin (2006)

** Sewelll Gas Bar Batchewana First Nation (2005)

** Pine Needle Blankets Productions Naughton (2004)

** Serpent River Trading Post Cutler (2003)

** Wasaya Airways Limited Partnership Thunder Bay (2002)

** Addison's Cat House and BJ's OK Tire Sales and Auto Service Manitoulin Island (2001)

** 4 K's Logging Nipigon (2000)

** Cree-Tech Inc. Chapleau (1999)

** Reggie's Place Tavern Sault Ste. Marie (1998)

** Rocky's Lake Resort Wahnapitae (1997)

** Ifna Engineers Ltd. Sioux Lookout (1996)

** Air Creebec Sioux Lookout (1995)

** Marie Pitawanakwat Szhibeegen Training Services Thunder Bay (Award of Merit 1995)

** Andrew Manitowabi Manitowabi's Shell Service Wikwemikong (1994)

** Chester & Rita Goulais Chester's Shore Lunch North Bay (Award of Merit 1994)

* Entrepreneurial Community of the Year

** Rebuilt Resources North Bay (2007)

** Algoma University College Algoma University College is a postsecondary institution in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada, offering undergraduate university degrees in more than 25 academic programs.

Algoma is currently an affiliated college of Laurentian University in Sudbury.
 Sault Ste. Marie (2006)

** NEOnet Timmins (2005)

** Science North Sudbury (2004)

** Discover Abitibi Timmins (2003)

** North Bay Economic Development Commisssion North Bay (2002)

** B.R.I.D.G.E Sault Ste. Marie (2001)

** Community Partners of the City of Greater Sudbury, Sudbury (2000)

* Innovation

** Rezplast Manufacturing Ltd. Sudbury (2007)

** Synergy Controls Corp. Sudbury (2006)

** HLS (Hue Lightness Saturation) A color space that is closely related to HSB, except that Brightness is called Lightness and is measured from 0 to 1 rather than from 0 to 100%. See HSB.  Hard-Line Solutions Inc. Dowling (2005)

** Stroma stroma /stro·ma/ (stro´mah) pl. stro´mata   [Gr.] the matrix or supporting tissue of an organ.stro´malstromat´ic

n. pl. stro·ma·ta
 Engineering North Bay (2004)

** Ionic Engineering Ltd. Sudbury (2003)

** Ontrak Control Systems Inc. Sudbury (2002)

** Sandvik Tamrock Sudbury (2001)

** Bestech Engineering Inc. Sudbury (2000)

* Judges Choice

** United Supply Group Of Companies Timmins (2007)

** Molecular World Thunder Bay (2006)

** AKFIT Inc / Kidsfit Inc. Sudbury (2005)

surface-to-surface missile
 Safe Communities Partnership, Sault Ste. Marie (2004)

** Norfab Building Components Inc Fort Frances (2003)
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