AWE Awards

2019 Nominees Announced

Each year, AWE celebrates and honours female entrepreneurs from across Alberta. Nominated by their peers, these inspirational women are achieving growth and success in business, and making an impact on the economy and their community.

This year, we are pleased to share that we had a record number of 180 women nominated for our AWE Awards! Over 100 of these entrepreneurs submitted nominations packages to be considered for the 2019 Awards. Collectively they represent over 282 million dollars in revenue, and over 2100 employees.

On May 14, 2019 we will announce the recipients for this year's AWE Upsurge, Emerging, Emerging Innovator and Celebration of Achievement Awards. Finalists will be revealed in April.

  • Cindy  Gray, 5 Quarters Investor Relations, Inc.

  • Lisa Makin, A Fairytale Beginning Preschool/The Treehouse Daycare & OSC/Happy Day Out of School Care

  • Tatyana Plaksina, Aegis PetroSolutions Ltd.

  • Tracey Wood, Agents of Change Partners Inc.

  • Brandi  Heather, AMPED2PLAY Inc.

  • Laura  Asham, Asham Creations

  • Kristen Dyck, AVRO Creative

  • Jennifer Carlson, Baby Gourmet Foods Inc.

  • Chandra Devam, Baris Corp (Operating as Aris MD)

  • Candice Boyce, Baseline Village Dental Hygiene

  • Louella Klyne, Be Well for Life

  • Adrienne Paul, Blackwatch Transport Ltd.

  • Jaclyn  Reid, C.S.S. Office Furniture Systems Service Inc.

  • Charlotte von der Ahe, Calgary Dog Life Publications

  • Candace Wolfe, Candace Wolfe Design Inc.

  • Chandra Lizanne Flett, Chandra L. Flett Professional Corporation

  • Chelsea Joe,  CJ's Hair / Tikko J Scrunchies

  • Caitlin  Zietz, Complete Health

  • Sylvia  Johnston, Cornerstone Music Cafe Ltd.

  • Christy Prichard, Cupping Canada Inc

  • Dani Moore, Dani Moore Consulting

  • Yvonne Irnich, DaVinci Gelato

  • Linda  Blanchett, Diva Communications Inc.

  • Aja Horsley, Drizzle Products and Consulting Inc. (Drizzle Honey)

  • Michelle Bishop, Elle’s Closet Boutique

  • Carrie Brosbol, Embellished Painting Inc.

  • Kari Fulmek, Equine Connection - The Academy of Equine Assisted Learning Inc

  • Linda Miller, EWI Works International Inc.

  • Martha Miao,  Eyes High Education Ltd.

  • Jill Chambers, Financial Concierge Inc.

  • Rachelle Willows, Flowers by Willows

  • Kimberly Carson-Richards, Forward Momentum Coaching Solutions

  • Jodi Sommer, From Play To Words

  • Katie Robertson, Grapevine Communications Inc.

  • Shawna Curry, Health Redesigned

  • Dalene Heck, Hecktic Media Inc.

  • Aga Wajda, Plytta Herbologie

  • Kristi Hines, Hines Health Services

  • Ann Zee, Holistic Institute of Health & Fertility

  • Lisa Nicholson, Hope 4 MVC Kids Society

  • Danika French, Hourglass Bridal Boutique

  • Brandi Ryan, Human Kanvas Inc.

  • Lesley Burton, Idyllic Resources Ltd.

  • Elaine  Kupser, Impact Productions Inc./IMPACT Magazine

  • Sheila  Willis, Impact Tourism a Division of 578443 Alberta Ltd (History Check Mobile App

  • Jessica Baudin-Griffin, Intellidance Inc.

  • Justine Gamez Huckabay, Intercommunicate Ltd.

  • Jess Black, Jess Black Inc.

  • Michele Gilbert, Johnsons M & M Carpet Cleaning Services Inc.

  • Amy Yu, Kickbyte Digital Solutions

  • Kim Orlesky, KO Advantage Group

  • Kristina Szabados, Kyauszab Holdings Ltd

  • Marcia Sequeira, Lakehouse Naturals Soap Company Ltd.

  • Lori Pecorilli, Latium Fleet Management

  • Justine Martinson, Lipstick Empire Ltd.

  • Joy Johanneson, Living Joy Wellness Therapies & Retreats

  • Elizabeth MacRae, MacRae Integrated Consulting Inc.

  • Jennifer Massig, Magna Engineering Services Inc.

  • Marley Baird, Marley Baird Media

  • Marjorie Newman, MCN Canada Immigration Consulting Inc.

  • Susan  Binnie, Million Dollar Sisterhood Inc.

  • Kat Haluska, Million Dollar Sisterhood Inc.

  • Brandi Morin, Mixed Blood Apparel

  • Jesse Szymanski, Modern Muse Media Ltd.

  • Monica Patt, Monica Patt Acupuncture

  • Ashley Prince, More Fun! Gourmet Sweets

  • Lorna  Mutegyeki, Msichana Inc.

  • Colleen DeSantis, Natura Soylights

  • Sangeeta Sharma, NIWE ACADEMY Inc.

  • Aleksa Mrdjenovich, Nova Hotels Inc.

  • Ashleigh Hole, Octopus Creative

  • Myrna  Saramago, Oh My Dog Spa and Grooming Corp

  • Julie Quantz-Kovac, Oil City Signs & Promotions Ltd.

  • Monica Tawfik, Performance Auto Calgary Inc.

  • Amy Laing, Ponytails + Horseshoes Ltd.

  • Emma  Wood, Pretty as a Picture Photography

  • Anchal Verma, Rasa Entertainment

  • Tegan Martin-Drysdale, RedBrick Real Estate Services

  • Ildi Arlette, Results Contiunuum Inc.

  • Nicole Matos, Rivet Management Ltd

  • Allison Grafton, Rockwood Custom Homes

  • Karina Birch, Rocky Mountain Soap

  • Andrea Beaubrun and Christine Schubert, Rumina Naturals Inc.

  • Myrna Bittner, RUNWITHIT Synthetics

  • Staci Millard, S. Millard Professional Corporation

  • Katherine Lesperance, Sensible Marketer Inc

  • Tessa  Martin, Serenity Now Wellness Centre Inc.

  • Terry Caron, Spring Lake Naturals Inc.

  • Neeru Schippel, SSC Family Restaurants Ltd.

  • Kristi Cawthorn, Startec Compression & Process

  • Shannon Neighbour, Svensen Neighbour Recruiting Inc.

  • Jenni Hartt, Talk Dirt to Me

  • Ashley Rice, Techni-Craft Equipment Services

  • Sandra Weber, The Dress Lounge

  • Jessi  Toms, The Edmonton Muse

  • Ashley Mielke, The Grief and Trauma Healing Centre Inc.

  • Kelly Doody, The Social School Inc.

  • Rena  Tabata, Think Tank Innovations Ltd. (ShareSmart)

  • Kori Hart, Torch & Teal

  • Erica Thomas, Transitional Solutions Inc.

  • Dr. Sharmin Habib,  Umay Care Holdings Inc.

  • Melanie d'Haene, UNDO Divorce Inc.

  • Heather Davis, Uplift Adventures Inc.

  • Valerie Loseth, Valerie Loseth

  • Matricia Bauer-Brown, Warrior Women

Special thanks to our sponsor ATB!

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