Minto cleans up in local STARS awards

Though many businesses took part, it was the Town of Minto which cleaned up in this year’s Saugeen Territory Awards of Excellence.

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

– Dunwood Signs & Textiles, Dundalk.

Nominees included Grass­hopper Painting, Mount Forest; Harriston Auto Centre, Harris­ton; and, Infinite Glassworks, Eugenia

Entrepreneur of the Year

– Hawthorn Farm Organic Seeds, Palmerston.

Runnerup: The Plumbers Wife/Coffey Plumbing and Heating, Arthur

Nominees included I’M Sooooooo Bad, Mount Forest, Meat The Butcher, Mount Forest. 

Customer Service award

Harriston Motors Limited.

Nominees included Adell’s Beauty Salon, Mount Forest; Epoch’s Garage, Kenilworth, and, I’m So Bad, Mount Forest;

Corporate Citizen

Larry Grummett Insur­ance, Clifford

Nominees included Harris­ton Home Hardware and Patti Jo McLellan Shaw Hapfield Developments & JJ McLellan Shaw, Mount Forest.

Company of the Year

(under 15 employees)

Kimbal Printing, Harriston.

Nominees included Ever­green Variety, Harriston and Field & Range Sportshooting Supplies, Markdale

Company of the Year

(over 15 Employees)

Winner was C&M Seeds/ Palmerston Grain, Palmerston