Employer Excellence Awards

The 2017 Employer Excellence Awards’ call for entries is now closed.


The Employer Excellence Awards recognize local employers for their innovative workplace policies and practices around the recruitment and integration of skilled immigrant employees into their organization.

Up to four awards will be presented annually as determined by an independent selection committee made up of Human Resource executives and/or professionals, and other stakeholders from the National Capital Region.

Awards will be presented on March 8, 2017 at the Employer Council of Champions Summit, an event attended by senior executives, civic leaders, key stakeholders, media, and Human Resources professionals from leading Ottawa organizations.

Past recipients include:

  • Algonquin College
  • Association pour l’intégration sociale d’Ottawa
  • Business Development Bank of Canada
  • Citizen Advocacy of Ottawa
  • City of Ottawa
  • Epocal
  • Kivuto Solutions Inc.
  • Ottawa Catholic School Board
  • Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre
  • Pythian
  • TD Bank
  • The University of Ottawa

If you have any questions about the awards, please contact us at: awards@hireimmigrantsottawa.ca or 613-228-2502.


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