2023 Business Excellence Awards

The Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the 2023 Business Excellence Awards. Scroll down to submit a nomination online. Deadline: Friday, January 27, 2023 by 5:00 pm.

The Business Excellence Awards celebrate businesses that have distinguished themselves by being a significant presence in and/or providing substantial benefit to the citizens and economy of Stark County.

To be considered, the business must be for-profit and needs to have demonstrated several of the following attributes:

  • Growth in business and/or employment (i.e. growth in sales or employees, etc.)
  • Stability and longevity in your industry (i.e. adaption to changing industry, viability to your industry, etc.)
  • Capital investment or expansion of operations and/or efficiencies
  • Innovation (expansion of products/product lines)
  • Outstanding customer service
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Consistent Involvement in the community

A business can be selected to receive a Business Excellence Award more than once if their accomplishments are so compelling that they deserve further commendation.


The Business Excellence Awards will take place on Thursday, May 11, at the DoubleTree Hilton Canton Downtown, beginning with a social hour at 5:30 PM and dinner at 6:30 PM.