Past Winners of the Business Excellence Awards

 415 Group 

91 Restaurant Group

A.R.E. Accessories, LLC

Abbott Electric

Alfred Nickles Bakery Inc.

Altercare of Ohio **

American Medical Personnel/New Work City


Amish Door Restaurant & Village

Anne Marie’s Fine Jewelry

ASC Industries, Inc.

Avalon Food Service Inc.

Bair’s Powersports 

Barbara Abbott - Canton Food Tours

Beaver Excavating Company

Beese Fulmer Private Wealth Management

Belden Brick Company

Biery Cheese Company**

Black, McCuskey, Souers & Arbaugh LLP

Brechbuhler Scales, Inc.

Brewster Cheese

Brookwood Management Company 

Brown Lumber Company

Bruner-Cox LLP

Buxton Roofing, Inc.

Canton Chair Rental

Canton City Blue Print, Inc.

Canton Flower Shop Inc.

Clay’s Park Resort

CnD Industries

Color Code Inc.

Commercial Press

Coon Caulking & Sealants, Inc.

Copeco, Inc.

Craig Personal Jewelers

Crowel, Montgomery & Clark, Inc.

Davies Drugs, Inc.

Day, Ketterer Attorneys at Law*

DeVille Apartments & Builders, Inc.

DiaMed, Inc.

DLH Industries Inc.

Downtown Ford Inc.***

Dr. Bernard & Eimer, Inc.

Dumont Seed Company

E. B. Advertising Inc.

Elum Music Company

 Employers Health

Ernie’s Bicycle Shop

Ewing Chevrolet GEO

Fisher Foods Marketing Inc.

Fisher Foods*

For Paws Blue Cross Animal Hospital

Fred Olivieri Construction Co.

Gabrail Cancer Center

Gary’s Place Salon & Spa/Sott Talbot Salon Spa

GBS Forms & Systems

Gervasi Vineyard

Grabowski & Company

Hammontree and Associates Ltd.

Hartville Foods Inc./IGA Supercenters

Henry A. Selinsky Inc.

Hendrickson Trailer Commercial Vehicle Systems

Hilscher-Clarke Electric Company

Hospitalists Management Group (HMG)

HRM Enterprises

Hydro-Dyne Inc.


Innis Maggiore

Janson Industries

John Gasser and Son Jewelers

Julz by Alan Rodriguez

Kenan Advantage Group**

Kent State University Stark Campus

Kerchner’s Hallmark

KIKO Company

Kimble Transfer & Recycling

Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffith, and Dougherty Co., L.P.A.

Lakeside Center Banquet & Meeting Hall, Inc.***

Leo Dick & Sons

Liquid Control Corporation

MAC Trailer Manufacturing

MAC Trailer Enterprises, Inc.

Maize Valley Farms

Marty’s Custom Photography

MCA Signs


Meter Devices

MID’s Pasta Sauce

Midlake Products & Manufacturing

Midwest Industrial Supply, Inc.

Miller Weldmaster Corporation

Minerva Cheese Factory

Morgan Engineering**

Navarre Industries, Inc.

Neiderhauser’s Inc.

Ohio Auto Supply

Ohio Bus Sales, Inc.

Ohio Gratings, Inc.

OKS-Ameridial Inc.

Old Carolina Barbecue Company****

 Olde Wood Limited

OMNI Orthopaedics

Palmer Travel Inc.

Papa Bear’s/Pizza Oven/Skyland Pines

Park Farms, Inc.*

Patriot Software Company

Peoples Services Inc.

Pero Dairy Farms

Polymer Packaging, Inc.**

PPI Graphics & Innovative Trends

Progressive Auto Group

R. C. Mille Refuse Service Inc.

Reed Funeral Home

Rentwear Inc.

Republic Storage Systems Company, Inc.*

Rice’s Nursery and Landscaping, Inc.

Robertson Heating Supply

Ronald J. Manse

Russ Kiko Associates Inc.

Schalmo Builders Inc.

Schneider Lumber Company

Schumacher Homes

Scott Costume Co.

Shaheen Moving and Storage Services

Shearer’s Foods, Inc.*

Siegfried Enterprises, Inc.

Smith Nursing Home

Sol Harris/Day Architecture

Standard Plumbing & Heating Company

Stark Truss Company Inc.

Steel Equipment Specialists, Inc

Stock Draperies

Studio Arts & Glass Inc.

Superior Dairy Inc.*

Sure Fit Auto Care Center

 Surgere, Inc.

Taggarts Ice Cream

Tam O’Shanter Golf Course

Terry’s Tire Town*

The Hannon Company

The Karcher Group

The Knoch Corporation

The Letter Shop, Inc.

The Medicine Shoppe

The Repository

The Schauer Group

The Wise Owl

Thomas & Associates DDS

Todd Hawkins, owner of Tesla NanoCoatings, Emerge Award for Entrepreneurs

Todd’s Enviroscapes

TruBridge Inc.

U.S. Technology Corporation

Union Metal Corporation

United Glass & Panel Systems

Vasco Asphalt

Waikem Auto Group


Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway

Whitacre Greer Company

Wilkof-Morris Steel Corp.

Winkle Industries

Yankee Barn

Young Truck Sales, Inc.