PwC Canada has announced the winners of the Vision to Reality Awards, which recognize Canadian companies for their leadership in innovation.
The awards, which took place at the Arcadian Loft in Toronto, celebrate the creativity of Canadian companies who have led the charge in disrupting and reshaping their industry and are propelling it forward through innovation.
“Congratulations to all winners and finalists for their unwavering commitment to innovation and creativity and their relentless pursuit to transform their vision to reality,” said Tahir Ayub, Managing Partner, Markets and Industries at PwC Canada.
The 2016 Vision to Reality Award winners are:
Disruptor: Farmers Edge
Builder: Hydrogenics Corporation
Visionary: Celestica Inc.
“This year’s award applicants personify the potential Canada has to become a global innovation leader,” said said Ayub. “PwC Canada is proud to celebrate companies who are reshaping the Canadian landscape by pushing boundaries and setting new benchmarks for excellence.”
Applications were open to companies of all sizes and industries who demonstrated an innovative idea with a proven industry impact. The independent panel of judges comprised of prominent members of the business community with the experience to recognize innovative companies. There were two rounds of judging; the first panel selected a shortlist of finalists, and the second identified winners in each category.