December 11, 2023

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Canton Chamber presents annual Business Excellence Awards this week

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Pete Lorey, left, and Chris Smith with Canton Erectors move and place a new piece of equipment at Seco Machine in Green. Canton Erectors is one of seven companies receiving the Business Excellence Award on Thursday from the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce.

CANTON – 7 place companies will be acknowledged this 7 days for their advancement, good results and contributions to the neighborhood with Organization Excellence Awards offered by the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce.

This is the 29th year for the annual awards, which will be introduced Thursday in the course of a supper and program at the DoubleTree by Hilton Canton Downtown.

Recipients aren’t often huge organizations or even enterprises with domestic names, described Dennis Saunier, the chamber’s president and chief government officer.

“These are businesses that are vital to our financial system, our workforce and sustaining expansion in this local community,” he said.

Employees with ForeverLawn install artificial surface at the youth fields under construction at Hall of Fame Village. ForeverLawn is one of seven companies receiving the Business Excellence Award this Thursday from the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce. (Submitted photo)

More compact enterprises are critical players in a local financial state, and the Enterprise Excellence Award is a way to assistance and enable advertise the distinct companies, Saunier claimed. The Stark County space is loaded with a amount of terrific and ground breaking firms that merit recognition, he explained.

Employees with Canton Erectors work at the Stolle Machinery factory in Jackson Township. Canton Erectors is one of seven companies receiving the Business Excellence Award this Thursday from the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Local community customers nominate Small business Excellence Award winners for the honor. A committee of chamber associates, led by Taylor D. Schauer, government vice president and main monetary officer at Schauer Group, reviewed the nominees and selected this year’s recipients.

Together with growth and local community involvement, the committee researches the balance, entrepreneurship, innovation and buyer services delivered by nominees.

An employee with ForeverLawn works on the artificial surface being installed at the youth fields under construction at Hall of Fame Village in Canton. ForeverLawn is one of seven companies receiving the Business Excellence Award this Thursday from the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce. (Submitted photo)

Who are the 2022 Canton Company Excellence Award winners?

The seven winners for 2022 are:

  • Canton Erectors, at 2009 Quimby Ave. SW, Canton, has been in enterprise given that 1964. The loved ones-owned corporation provides rigging, machinery transferring, lifting and major hauling services.
  • Canton Towing, at 1718 Kimball Street SE, Canton, was established in 1987. It provides heavy responsibility, medium-responsibility and gentle car towing, as effectively as emergency roadside providers, in the course of Stark and Summit counties.
  • ForeverLawn, at 8007 Beeson St. NE, Marlboro Township, supplies and installs synthetic grass for sports activities fields, and residential and commercial use. 
  • FoxTrot Aviation Solutions, at 5430 Lauby Highway, Green, on the Akron-Canton Airport campus, delivers companies at airports all-around the state. The company is an aviation detailing business enterprise that maintains plane and facility visual appeal to greatly enhance the client’s impression and assistance elevate passenger expertise.
  • Innis Maggiore, at 4715 Whipple Ave. NW, Jackson Township, has been in company given that 1974. A full-services internet marketing company, it promotes itself as America’s No. 1 positioning advert agency.
  • OMNI Orthopaedics, with its most important business at 4760 Belpar St. NW, Jackson Township, has offices in Dover and Alliance and a operation center in Jackson Township. OMNI’s physicians and specialists deal with a full array of orthopaedic issues with the latest developments that include computer-assisted surgical treatment and minimally invasive techniques.
  • Powers Oil & Propane, at 1681 W. Most important St., Alliance, is spouse and children-owned and operated. The business materials heating oil and propane to properties and businesses, as well as gasoline, diesel, and lubricants for tractors and cars.
Chris Smith, a driving operator with Canton Erectors, moves and places a new piece of equipment at the Seco Machine factory in Green. Canton Erectors is one of seven companies receiving the Business Excellence Award this Thursday from the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Recognition for minority firms

Twenty region enterprises that completed the Stark County Minority Enterprise Association’s 2020-2021 ELITE Program also will be regarded through Thursday’s method.

The chamber and SCMBA have partnered for quite a few yrs. Recognizing and supporting minority corporations is a vital tactic for the chamber, Saunier mentioned.

Productive ELITE Application members are: Invictus Capital Management Me & The Bees Lemonade Nothing Bundt Cakes Quality Care Construction Quality of Life Residential Vital Inc.  ABCD Inc. Environmental Flooring Group  Alpha Personalized Care Greater Stark County Urban League House of G.R.A.C.E. Residential Integrity Accounting  Anne Marie’s Fine Jewelry Burkes & Williams Tax Service Euell Consulting Group FutureGen Comics Letterpress Jess Pinnacle Press Rice Schooling Consulting and She Elevates.