CANIE AWARDS

2021

Scotiabank Entrepreneur of the Year

Semi-Finalists

Teara Fraser
Iskwew Air

Ashwin Kutty
WeUsThem Inc.

Kelly Bron Johnson
Completely Inclusive

Erin Bury
Willful

Jordan Boesch
7 Shifts

UPS’s Global Impact Award

Semi-Finalists

7D Surgical

Dymedso

Lucky Iron Fish

Virtro Technology

XpertSea

Youth Impact Icon Award

Semi-Finalists

Kehkashan Basu
Green Hope Foundation, ON

Cheyenne Sundance
Sundance Harvest Farm, ON

Anjali Dhaliwal
Youth Helping Youth, BC

Warren Dietrich
Earthli, NS

NACCA Indigenous Entrepreneur of the Year

Semi-Finalists

Carol Anne Hilton
Indigenomics Institute

Joella Hogan
The Yukon Soaps Company

Patrick Hunter
Patrick Hunter Art & Design

Shannon Loutitt
International Indigenous Speakers Bureau

Joel Heath
Arctic Eider Society

Woman Entrepreneur of the Year

Semi-Finalists

Roxanne Whiting
SLIAO

Chef Charlotte Langley
Scout Canning

Andrea Mulligan
Sleeping Giant Brewery

Clare Hodgetts
InFocus Canada

Jennifer Denouden
Avana

Black Entrepreneur of the Year

Semi-Finalists

Simi Olatunji
Youth Forward Toronto (YFT)

Evelyne Nyairo
Ellie Bianca

Chúk Odenigbo
Future Ancestors Services Inc.

Vanessa Fajemisin
Solid State Community Industries

Dr. Liza Egbogah
Dr Liza Shoes

Product Innovation of the Year

Semi-Finalists

Rainstick

A Friendlier Company

SPOT App

Sollum

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