1Awards winners to be revealed at breakfast gala on May 17
Nine local entrepreneurs are finalists in FirstOntario Credit Union’s sixth annual small business competition.
The winners of the 1Awards, who will share $150,000 in cash and in-kind services, will be announced at a breakfast gala at Carmen’s Banquet Centre, 1520 Stone Church Rd. E., on May 17.
The awards offer a chance to help Hamilton and Halton entrepreneurs grow and expand.
Since they were established, FirstOntario and 1Awards partners have invested more than $800,000 in the local small business landscape.
Guest speakers at this year’s event include Mayor Fred Eisenberger, IBM Canada’s innovation leader Jim Magahey and Cake and Loaf Bakery’s Josie Rudderham.
Tickets to the event can be purchased at bruha.com/event/864.
Cake and Loaf Bakery’s Josie Rudderham