The MOMent Has Arrived: Announcing the Winners of the 2017 Mompreneur® Awards
The winners of the 2017 Mompreneur® Awards were announced at the Annual National Mompreneurs Conference in Toronto. Out of hundreds of nominees, Dana Shortt of Dana Shortt Gourmet & Gifts was named Canada's Official Mompreneur of the Year.
Over 60,000 votes were entered for 125 nominees. Following the voting period 22 finalists were named in 4 categories. Those finalists were then presented to an esteemed and diverse panel of judges who undertook a rigorous review process to select their top picks in each category, which includes one main award, The Mompreneur® Award of Excellence with a top prize valued at over $30,000.
The Mompreneurs® organization is thrilled to announce that Dana Shortt of Dana Shortt Gourmet & Gifts from Waterloo, Ontario has been named Canada's Mompreneur of the Year for 2017, and has been awarded the Mompreneur® Award of Excellence.
Last year the Mompreneurs®
We are proud to announce the outstanding winners in those three categories:
· Mompreneur® Startup Award— Melissa Hyslop of The Munch Mitt, Burlington, ON
· Mompreneur® Momentum Award— Lori-Ann McLeod of Oxygen Fitness, Milton, ON
· Mompreneur® Award of Merit— Duette Anderson of SendOutCards, Surrey, BC
Congratulations to our winners, and to our 22 outstanding finalists who are making a difference in the lives of their families, their employees and the community.
To learn more about the Finalists and/or the Mompreneurs®
To schedule an interview, profile or interactive segment of any of the inspirational winners please contact:
Rania Walker, PR & Media Engagement
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