2018 Thrive Awards

Recognizing Top Workplaces Where Employees Thrive

It’s Time to Celebrate! Thrive Award trophy

The submissions have been written and read, the surveying has been completed, the results have been tallied and we have a winner! Congratulations to … oops, we can’t tell you that yet. The big reveal will take place during the reception after the Imagine Your Workplace Conference ends.

Since 2009 Your Workplace has hosted the Thrive Award — Top Workplaces Where Employees Thrive — aimed at organizations that have created a healthy, productive and creative workplace by establishing a culture built on collaborative dialogue, trust, clear outcomes, tolerance and teamwork.

Of all the submissions made from progressive organizations across Canada, five qualified to the final round. Drumroll please, and a big round of applause to…

  • Dwayne Feyter Construction based in Monarch, Alberta
  • ERA Environmental Solutions from St Laurent, Quebec
  • Greenwood Retirement Communities with eight locations in Ontario
  • KEYS located in Kingston, Ontario
  • Photographers without Borders from Toronto, Ontario

 The Reception

4:30 pm — The post-conference and Thrive Awards reception starts, during which time attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy a drink, relax, mingle and discuss the events of the day with fellow Thrive Award finalists, conference attendees, speakers and sponsors alike.

5:15 pm — There will be a presentation announcing all of the Thrive Award finalists. Each company has the opportunity to show a short video demonstrating what makes them shine. Then the moment we’ve all been waiting for — the winner will be announced! Four companies will receive a certificate of achievement; the winner takes home bragging rights and a crystal trophy.

6:00 pm — Once the ceremony is over, the food comes out with more complimentary drinks!

7:00 pm — The reception ends.

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