The 2021 ICCO Air Canada
Business Excellence Awards

May 27, 2021

On May 27, the 2021 ICCO Air Canada Business Excellence Awards will be held online via Zoom and will celebrate remarkable leaders who have made in driving Canada’s leadership in business, science, and culture.

As the voice of business in Toronto and beyond, ICCO Canada is working tirelessly to create new virtual opportunities to connect leaders.

Each year, ICCO Canada recognizes the best of the best small, medium, and large businesses at this inspiring event.

We are pleased to continue the tradition of supporting the Chamber members, showcasing leadership, and celebrating business excellence by transforming our annual Business Excellence Awards into a live, virtual awards ceremony.

2021 is a significant year for ICCO Canada and for its business community. This year marks the 60th anniversary since ICCO Canada was founded. Commemoration of this historic event for the Italian-Canadian business community will provide an opportunity for all of us to reinvigorate the awareness of our mission.

John Ruffolo, one of Canada’s most well-known investors in the technology start-up scene, will be the keynote speaker of the virtual event.   John is the Founder and Managing Partner of Maverix Private Equity. John’s focus will be on guiding the strategy of the firm, Chair of the Investment Committee, and will be deeply involved with sourcing and leading opportunities particularly within the technology industry.

Our partners Air Canada, RBC Royal Bank, Pizza Nova, HSBC Bank Canada, Montecassino Event & Venue, Canaccord Genuity, Ernst & YoungMasters Insurance, Zanchin Automotive Group and LiUNA – Labourers’ International Union of North America are honored to acknowledge these leaders who are highly engaged with their business and empowering the community.

 

2021 BEA AWARD RECIPIENTS

Michael De Gasperies

BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARD
sponsored by Air Canada

Michael DeGasperis
President & CEO of Arista Homes Ltd.
Vice President of TACC Group of Companies

Christina Giannone

NEXT GENERATION AWARD
sponsored by Pizza Nova

Christina Giannone
Vice President, Planning & Development for Brightwater and the Port Credit West Village Partners

Joseph Mancinelli

COMMUNITY BUILDING AWARD
sponsored by Montecassino Inc.

Joseph S. Mancinelli
International Vice President and Central & Eastern Canada Regional Manager, LiUNA

Bonatti

ITALY-CANADA AWARD
sponsored by HSBC Bank Canada

Bonatti
Giulio Galleri, CEO Bonatti Canada

Docebo

INNOVATION AWARD
sponsored by Canaccord Genuity

Docebo
Alessio Artuffo, President and CRO Docebo

Julie di Lorenzo

BUSINESSWOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD
sponsored by RBC

Julie Di Lorenzo
President of Diamante Urban Corp.

Gianpiero Pugliese

ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN AWARD
sponsored by EY

Gianpiero Pugliese
Founding Principal & Architect Audax Architecture Inc.

with the participation of
John Ruffolo

John Ruffolo
Founder & Managing Partner,
Maverix Private Equity

Mike Soragnese

Mike Soragnese
Director & Producer,
Render Media

TITLE SPONSOR AND
OFFICIAL AND EXCLUSIVE AIRLINE SPONSOR OF THE ICCO BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2021

Air Canada

SPONSORED BY

Canaccord Genuity
Ernst & Young
hsbc
montecassino
Pizza Nova
rbc
masters insurance
Zanchin
A SPECIAL THANKS TO
liuna
Fengate – Policaro Group – LiUNA Local 183 – LiUNA OPDC – LiUNA Local 506 – LiUNA 837 – BPA Financial Group – Koskie Minsky LLP – LiUNA Canadian Tri-Fund – CBIO – IC Savings – Halton Forming – LiUNA Atlantic Region District Council – LiUNA Local 527 – LiUNA Local 607 – LiUNA Local 625 – LiUNA Local 1059 – LiUNA Local 1089 – LiUNA Local 1208 – PBI Actuarial Consultants – Trident Brands Inc. – UniversalCare – Lady York Foods – Monte Carlo Inns – Offload Canada – Viaggio – AB Energy – City of Vaughan – Inter Transport Ltd. –  Jan K. Overweel – Unico Inc. & Primo Foods

Details

Date:
May 27, 2021
Time:
6:00 PM
Where:
Zoom
Host:
ICCO
Sponsorships:
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Free Admission:
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Contacts

Executive Director
Corrado Paina
416-789-7169 x250
paina@italchambers.ca
Event Marketing Manager
Mary Chirico
416-831-8025
chirico@italchambers.ca
Event Assistant
Ilaria Venoso
416-831-8025
communication@italchambers.ca
Italian Embassy
Embassy of Italy in Ottawa, Canada
Italian Trade Commission
Italian Cultural Institute