HMA manufacturing award nominations deadline October 23

HMA manufacturing award nominations deadline October 23

The Huron Manufacturing Association is accepting nominations for all eligible individuals or companies for the 2015 Manufacturing Excellence Awards.

Deadline to apply is October 23, so nominate someone/yourself today!

 

Manufacturing Excellence Awards Categories

Junior Manufacturer of the Year Award – will be awarded to an individual <30 years of age who is working in a Huron County manufacturing business & has made a significant contribution to his / her workplace.

Youth Integration Award – will be awarded to a Huron County manufacturer that has excelled in hiring & retaining young people & implemented progressive initiatives for advancing young people within the company.

Innovative Manufacturing Award – will be awarded to a Huron County manufacturer who has implemented significant process improvements, organizational improvements or expansions and has demonstrated competitive success, innovation & leadership.

Innovative Product Award – will be awarded to a Huron County manufacturer who has successfully met the challenge of transforming a good idea into a product on the market since 2010. The winning product will be chosen based on innovation, creativity, acceptance in the marketplace, delivery of value to customers, competitive advantages & business success.

Corporate Citizenship Award — will be awarded to a manufacturing company in Huron that has made outstanding contributions to their community & to the HMA.

Green Leader Award – will be awarded to a Huron County manufacturer who has demonstrated leadership in development of environmentally sustainable processes, policies & products.

Employer of the Year Award – will be awarded to a Huron County manufacturer who has strived to retain their current employees through innovative ideas & professional development.

Health & Safety Award – will be awarded to a Huron County manufacturer who has achieved excellent results in Health & Safety reducing occupational hazards & disease &/or developing innovative Health & Safety policy.

Exporting Award – will be awarded to a Huron County manufacturer who has achieved exporting success with improved sales figures outside Canada, accessing new markets &/or taking more market share.

Tech Teacher Award — Selected from among Huron County Tech Teachers.

Outstanding Associate Member Award – will be awarded to an associate member of the Huron Manufacturing Association who showed substantial involvement with the HMA & has assisted in promoting the goals of the HMA for a strong manufacturing sector in Huron County.

Nomination Deadline: October 23, 2015

Nomination is easy: E-mail the name of the person or company you wish to nominate to the HMA. Don’t forget to indicate the award category. Please outline the reasons why you are nominating them & e-mail: info@huronmanufacturing.ca.