• Employer Excellence Award

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    This award is presented to a business that goes above and beyond for their employees and provides the best overall place to work. The company values their employees’ development and retention on the same level that it values productivity and business growth. It places high levels of importance on corporate culture and a happy and healthy work environment for their staff.

    Award Eligibility:

    Please refer to the map located on the Award Process page to ensure the business you are nominating is within the region the chamber serves.

    • Nominees have not received this award in the past five years.
    • Business must be operating for a minimum of two years.
    • Be operating at the time of nomination and at the time of presentation of the award.
    • Not have anyone in their management, on their board, or as an employee serving on the adjudication committee.
    • Have a representative available to attend the Airdrie Regional Business Awards Gala on October 24, 2024.
    • Complete and submit a Nominee form to be eligible.
    • Operate within the region indicated on the map
    • Self-nominations are eligible.


    NOTE: The ARBA Planning Committee reserves the right to reallocate nominees into the appropriate award category if they are determined to be ineligible in the Employer Excellence Award category.


  • 2023 Employer Excellence Award Recipient

    Elements Dance Co.

  • Elements Dance Co.

    2022 – Revival Therapeutics and Massage
    2021  Airdrie Music Lessons
    2020  Ambition Performing Arts

    2019 – Airdrie Family Eye Doctors

    2018 – West Airdrie Dental

    2017 – Davis Chevrolet GMC Buick Ltd.

    2016  The Pink Wand Cleaning
    2015  Crossfit 403
    2014  The Hair Lounge
    2013  JDS Construction
    2012  Rockyview Insurance Services–The Co-operators
    2011 Grow with Us Retail and Consignment
    2010 Frog Media Inc.
    2009 Killarney’s Irish Pub & Restaurant
    2008 Sign Concepts Ltd.
    2007 The Urban Treehouse Playcentres Inc.
    2006 Airdrie Canvas Inc.


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      Revival Therapeutics and Performance
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      Anthony Burbidge, Airdrie Music Lessons
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      Tara Pickford, Ambition Performing Arts (APA)
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      Heather Cowie, Airdrie Family Eye Doctors
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      Justin Bhuller, West Airdrie Dental