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March 7, 2016

Seventh-Annual Spirit of Winnipeg Awards Gala recognizes best in local business ideas & innovation.

Fillmore Riley LLP, presenting sponsor of the seventh-annual Spirit of Winnipeg Awards Gala, congratulates all the finalists and winners. Hosted by the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce, the Spirit of Winnipeg Awards Gala was held on Friday, March 4, 2016, at the Club Regent Event Centre. The awards recognize businesses in eight different categories.

“Fillmore Riley is honoured to be a part of an event that celebrates innovation in Winnipeg,” said Sven Hombach, a partner and environmental lawyer at Fillmore Riley who presented at the gala. “The event shone a spotlight on some of Winnipeg’s most innovative organizations. They took a problem and came up with and implemented an idea as to how to solve it. And that is what innovation is all about.”  

The nominees and winners (>bolded) of the Spirit of Winnipeg Awards in each category are:

>Chronic Disease Innovation Centre–powered by Seven Oaks General Hospital

Futurpreneur Canada

>Sightline Innovation Inc.

3D Signatures
Enigma Escapes

>Snowflake Place for Children and Youth Inc.
KidSport Winnipeg
Manitoba Lung Association

Social Enterprise

L'Arche Winnipeg
Manitoba Green Retrofit


Cypher Environmental
Emerge Knowledge Design

Small Business
>Solara Remote Data Delivery Inc.

Botanical PaperWorks

Medium Business
>ft3 Architecture Landscape Interior Design
Hugh Munro Construction
Online Business Systems

Large Business
>CN Campus

Bothwell Cheese
Manitoba Hydro Telecom