Award Archives

Since 1994, the Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year Awards has presented 345 entrepreneurs with honours. This section features a complete list of award alumni dating back more than two decades, and we invite you to use the menu by year to browse the archives of Niagara’s most outstanding entrepreneurs.

1994 Alumni

The late William Hamilton Merritt (1793-1862)

Welland Canal

Hall of Fame Historical Award

Norris Walker and the late John Walker

Walker Industries Holdings Ltd.

Community Contribution Award

Gus Vogiatzis and Amiel Chios

The Red Hot Chili Pepper Bar & Grill

New Venture Award

Albert Deman

E.D. Products Ltd.

International Trade Award

Monica Sandstrom and Pia Sandstrom

Sandstrom Trade & Technology Inc.

Science & Technology Award

Norris Walker and the late John Walker

Walker Industries Holdings Ltd.

Family Enterprise Award

Peter Bowen

Bowen Letourneau

Special Achievement Award

Stuart Kirk

MS Computer Systems & Service

Youth Award

Le Lam and Harold Warkentin

H&L Tool And Die Ltd.

Turnaround Award