The Woodstock District Chamber of Commerce Business Awards of Excellence

  • Who have you done business with? Who impressed you?
  • Do you have someone you do business with who is great at what they do?
  • Who do you consistently hear about doing a great job in our community?
  • Do you work for a company that you are proud to work for?

Nominate them for our respected Business awards!

Our business excellence awards are designed to acknowledge and celebrate businesses in Woodstock and area, and it’s the people who use those businesses – you! – that makes these awards so special.

You can nominate a business or businesses of your choice any time of year for any of the Chamber business awards listed below, until the closing date of May 31, 2019.

There are 8 categories you can nominate a business in:

Outstanding New Business Award

This award will be presented to a new business that was created within the past 3 years and/or business owner who has demonstrated a level of financial risk and created opportunities for employment within the community through the expansion into new markets.

Young Entrepreneur/ Professional of the Year

This award will be presented to a young professional/entrepreneur who is 40 years of age or younger who has exceeded/taken risks to expand their business and or client base.

Community Involvement Award

The Community Involvement Award will be presented to an individual or business that demonstrates outstanding commitment and involvement in its support of the arts and culture, amateur sports, education or volunteer groups within the community.

Professional Services of the Year

This award will be presented to individuals or companies that have shown business growth, job creation and concern for employee relations and education, customer service, quality, community and charitable involvement.

Outstanding Food Service Award

This award will be presented to an individual or business that engages in the preparation and delivery of food by exhibiting superior preparation, delivery and customer service.

Outstanding Achievement Manufacturing Award

The outstanding Manufacturing Award will be presented to a manufacturing business that is a recognized force in their industry, introduced efficient internal programs, apprentice programs and/or recently achieved a successful launch of a new product or line.

Outstanding Commercial/ Retail Award

The outstanding Commercial/Retail Award will be presented to an individual or business that has demonstrated commitment, innovation and excellence in their field while providing outstanding customer service.

Energy Conservation and Innovation Award

The Energy Conservation and Innovation Award will be given to the business that best demonstrated a commitment to energy conservation through innovative technology, employee and customer education and demonstrated energy savings.

How to nominate a business

To nominate a local business/businesses, you can:


  • E-mail


– mail it to us

– drop it into the office

– fax it to 519-456-1611

You may submit multiple nominations. All nominees will be contacted by the Business Awards of Excellence Committee to confirm their participation.

Any questions?

Please call the Chamber office at 519-539-9411 during office hours if you have any questions.