RBC Innovation Awards 2021


And The Winners Are...

As with all things this past year or two, we have adjusted our annual RBC Innovation Awards to be a virtual celebration. Throughout the day on October 20th, we will be releasing the winners of all five award categories. Keep an eye on our social channels and website to view the videos and learn more about the innovative people, projects, and companies in Northwestern Ontario! 

A special message from Kendall Williams, Executive Director of the Northwestern Ontario Innovation Centre and Murray Walberg, Regional Vice-President  Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Nunavut, and Northwestern Ontario Region with RBC.



Innovative Project of the Year - Sponsored by Cheadles LLP

Winner: Take a Hike + Take 2 Boutique



Young Innovator of the Year Winner - Sponsored by Confederation College

Winner: Maya Saggar


Innovation Hero of the Year Winner - Sponsored by Lakehead University Office of Innovation, Partnerships, and Economic Development

Winner: Caroline Fanti


Marv Detweiler Advisor for the Year Winner - Sponsored by Grant Thornton

Winner: Jared Johnson

Innovative Company of the Year Winner - CEDC/Entrepreneur Centre

Winner: ORIGIN





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