The Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2016 winners of the Business Excellence Awards of Greater Canton.

This year’s Business Excellence Award winners are:

-The Beaver Excavating Company

-Employers Health

-Hilscher-Clarke Electric Company

-Ohio Gratings, Inc.

-Olde Wood Limited

-Peoples Services, Inc.

-Surgere, Inc.

The Business Excellence Awards salute companies that have distinguished themselves in areas such as entrepreneurship, longevity, growth, innovation, capital improvements, and consistent involvement in the community.

Winners of the Business Excellence Awards will be honored on Tuesday, May 3, at a ceremony and dinner at The Conference Center, Kent State University at Stark (6000 Frank Ave. NW, North Canton, OH 44720) . Tickets are $60, and tables of 10 are available.

The fifth annual Business Excellence Scholarship Award, presented by Day Ketterer and the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce, will also be presented at the event. The scholarship will be awarded to a local student who writes the winning essay entitled: “The historical role of private business in promoting democracy throughout the world.”    

Tickets are on sale now! RSVP online at or contact Monique Thompson at (330) 458-2070 to register by April 26.

The Business Excellence Awards of Greater Canton are made possible by our sponsors (to date) : Day Ketterer Ltd., Stark State College, Westfield Bank, and The Repository.