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Fillmore Riley congratulates the finalists of the 2022 Spirit of Winnipeg Awards

Fillmore Riley, presenting sponsor of the 13th Annual Spirit of Winnipeg Awards Gala, congratulates all finalists. The finalists were announced at The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Downtown Luncheon on April 21, 2022.

“At last year’s Spirit of Winnipeg Awards, The Winnipeg Chamber celebrated our city’s most innovative, creative and community-focused companies virtually,” said Sofia Mirza, co-announcer and partner at Fillmore Riley. “The Chamber is excited to be hosting the 13th Annual Awards in person this year.”

The finalists are:

Rising Star

Kendrick’s Outdoor Adventures
Planet Pantry


Enterprise Machine Intelligence & Learning Initiative
Community of Big Hearts

Environment and Energy

Canada Life
Envirodel Zero Emissions Courier
Planet Pantry

Workplace Culture

Manitoba Blue Cross
North Forge Technology Exchange
Robertson College

Non-Profit and Social Enterprise

Fireweed Food Co-op
Immigration Partnership Winnipeg
Local Investment Toward Employment


Bullwhip Logistics
Chaeban Ice Cream
GHY International

Design & Build

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ
Number TEN Architectural Group & RRC Polytech
The Beer Can

This year The Chamber has added in a new category titled CODE, which stands for Commitment to Opportunity, Diversity and Equity. This new award recognizes outstanding work that contributes to advancing equity, accessibility, inclusion and conciliation through impactful programming, events, policy change or other activities.

CODE Finalists

Brandish Agency
Circles for Reconciliation Inc.
RRC Polytech

“The Spirit of Winnipeg Award recipient, nominated and selected by The Winnipeg Chamber’s board of directors. This award recognizes an outstanding effort and commitment to making Winnipeg a better, more prosperous community through corporate leadership and social responsibility.” Sofia said at the luncheon. “It’s my pleasure to announce that this year’s Spirit of Winnipeg Award is going to Wawanesa.”

The 13th Annual Spirit of Winnipeg Awards will be held on June 17, 2022 at Club Regent Event Centre. For more information on tickets please click here.