WBE Canada 2024 Excellence Awards Nominations Are Now Open!



WBE Canada 2024 Excellence Awards Nominations Are Now Open!

Toronto, ON – July 4, 2024 – Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada) is thrilled to announce that nominations are now open for the 2024 Excellence Awards. These prestigious awards will be presented during the WBE Canada 2024 National Conference & Expo, which will take place on November 13-14, 2024, in Toronto, ON. This year’s conference marks the 15th Anniversary of WBE Canada’s commitment to Supplier Diversity and Canadian women-owned businesses.

WBE Canada’s annual Excellence Awards celebrate outstanding achievements in supplier diversity, recognizing Canada’s most distinguished women entrepreneurs, and leaders from corporate, government, and nonprofit sectors who are advancing women entrepreneurship in supply chains both in Canada and abroad. The call for nominations is open to our Certified WBE community, Corporate and Government member organizations, partners, and the public, who can nominate deserving individuals or organizations for various award categories.

This year’s awards will include the following categories:

  • WBE Rising Star
  • WBE Leadership
  • Top WBE Exporter
  • Top WBE Supplier
  • Most Improved Supplier Diversity Program
  • Top Supplier Diversity Leader
  • Top Corporation in Supplier Diversity
  • WBE Canada Champion
  • WBE Canada Award of Distinction

“Each year, WBE Canada’s Excellence Awards provide us the opportunity to publicly acknowledge and celebrate the remarkable achievements of our women-owned businesses and the significant contributions corporate leaders make towards creating more inclusive supply chains in Canada and beyond,” said Charli Law Jury, Interim CEO of WBE Canada. “As we celebrate our 15th Anniversary, we are honoured to highlight the exceptional talent and success of our women entrepreneurs and recognize the devoted leaders in our community.”

Nomination Process:

To nominate a deserving organization or individual submit the nomination form before July 31, 2024. If you would like to nominate yourself, you can directly submit your application without filling out the nomination form. The deadline for submitting applications is August 16, 2024. Winners will be announced during the WBE Canada 2024 National Conference & Expo on November 13-14, 2024, at the Delta Hotels by Marriott Airport & Conference Centre, Toronto, ON.

For more information about the 2024 WBE Canada Excellence Awards and to submit nominations, please visit our Awards Nominations page.

Get inspired by visiting our Wall of Fame to see previous years’ winners.

About WBE Canada

Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada) is a Canadian non-profit organization connecting Canadian women-owned businesses to corporate and government supply chains. With close to 700 Certified WBEs in its database, WBE Canada is the largest certifying council in Canada committed to providing women-owned businesses with the resources and opportunities they need to compete and succeed in supply chains.

WBE Canada Team
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