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Mark of Excellence Awards Nomination

Nomination Form

The Mark of Excellence Awards are open to businesses (including individual farmers or producers), organizations and individuals in Humboldt and District. Membership in the Humboldt & District Chamber of Commerce is not mandatory to participate in this awards program.


Business, Organization or Individual's Name
Award Category You Are Nominating Them For: *
Your Name

Award Categories

Community Merit

SPONSORED BY Conexus Credit Union

Criteria: A Non-Profit Organization that has made a positive and creative effort to enhance the community we live in.

Community Involvement

SPONSORED BY City of Humboldt

Criteria: A business demonstrating exceptional performance in its support of the arts and culture, amateur sports, education, healthcare and/or voluntary groups.

Entrepreneur of the Year

SPONSORED BY Sagehill Community Futures

Criteria: Eligible to a person who owns a business based within Humboldt and District. The candidate must possess entrepreneurial spirit, be innovative and experienced success in the start- up and operation of a new or existing business.

Growth and Expansion

SPONSORED BY The Wireless Age

Criteria: Given to a business that has made significant changes in their business resulting in “Growth” or “Expansion”. Changes may relate to job creation and/or investment.



Criteria: The Marketing Award is awarded to the business demonstrating exceptional performance in the execution of a successful marketing strategy.

New Business Venture

SPONSORED BY Discover Humboldt

Criteria: A business that has been in operation for 3 years or less as of December 31, 2019. The business must show positive performance in terms of current or expected profitability, job creation and/or entry into new markets.

Service Award


Criteria: The Award for Service goes to a business demonstrating exceptional customer service.

Business Hall of Fame Inductee


Criteria: A business person from Humboldt and District who has made a significant impact on the landscape of the business
community. This award honours and recognizes the importance of strong leaders in business success. A business owner that
demonstrates leadership in the form of mentorship or education of other businesses and/or staff. Individuals who have demonstrated leadership, business acumen and success, an entrepreneurial spirit, integrity, and a commitment to the people they work with. Nominations are open year-round for this category.

Interested in Sponsoring this Event?

Become a Humboldt & District Chamber Member and receive first opportunity to sponsor an award at the Mark of Excellence Awards each year. Increase credibility and build your public image as you receive recognition for your sponsorship at the awards and towards the successful nominee.