2023 EXCELLENCE AWARDS
DATE: NOVEMBER 8-9, 2023
2023 WBE Canada Excellence Awards
WBE Canada’s Excellence Awards showcase and celebrate achievements in supplier diversity amongst our certified WBE community and our corporate and government member organizations. Join us as we applaud the incredible accomplishments of our women-owned businesses and the outstanding progress our corporate and government members are making in supplier diversity, creating opportunities for WBEs in their supply chains, and helping drive Canada’s economic recovery and growth. Here are this year’s award categories:
WBE Canada’s Excellence Awards showcase and celebrate achievements in supplier diversity amongst our certified WBE community and our corporate and government member organizations.
The winners of the 2023 Excellence Awards will be presented during this year’s National Conference “Women Impact: Leading innovation & Growth November 8-9, 2023
Here are the WBE Canada 2023 Excellence Awards winners (in order of presentation at the 2023 National Conference).
MOST IMPROVED SUPPLIER DIVERSITY PROGRAM Award recognizes a WBE Canada Corporate Member that has made a distinct and describable difference in their Supplier Diversity Program.
WBE RISING STAR Award is awarded to a certified WBE who, within their first 3 years of certification, has demonstrated significant achievements or progress.
2023 WBE Leader
Recognizing certified women-owned businesses that are actively engaged with the WBE Canada Community or our partner organizations contributing to the growth and support of other women-owned businesses in their region or industry.
WBE CANADA CHAMPION Award recognizes an individual or organization that demonstrates a commitment to supplier diversity in Canada, namely through referring new Corporate Members and/or WBEs to WBE Canada, tracked through membership and certification applications.
2023 President's Award
This award recognizes an individual or organization that has demonstrated significant contribution in supplier diversity benefiting or promoting Canadian women-owned businesses in 2023.
SUPPLIER DIVERSITY LEADER Award recognizes a procurement professional within WBE Canada’s Corporate Membership who is a champion among peers.
TOP WBE EXPORTER Award recognizes the efforts and success of certified women-owned businesses in expanding their business globally with a strategic export plan.
TOP WBE SUPPLIER Award recognizes a certified women-owned business which demonstrated excellence in business and support for other women-owned businesses.
TOP CORPORATION IN SUPPLIER DIVERSITY Award recognizes WBE Canada Corporate Members who are making a distinct and describable difference in the advancement of Supplier Diversity in Canada.