CAFE Canada

2016 Family Enterprise Of The Year Award




May 17, 2016
Hyatt Regency Calgary, Calgary, AB

Celebrating the Contribution of Business Families!

Join us for this spectacular gala celebration as we honour the 2016 CAFE Family Enterprise of the Year Award (FEYA) Recipient and celebrate the contribution of family business to Canada’s culture and economy!

Note: One (1) reservation for the CAFE 2016 FEYA Gala Dinner is included in each CAFE 2016 Family Business Symposium reservation

To register an additional individual (CAFE Member Price: $285 + GST and Future Member Price: $385 + GST), click here.  

To register a Corporate Table of 8 ($3000 + GST), click here.

Note: CAFE will take photographs and some video at the 2016 CAFE Family Business Symposium and Family Enterprise of the Year Award Gala, and may use them in CAFE news or promotional materials whether in print, electronic or other media, including the CAFE website. By participating in the 2016 CAFE Family Business Symposium and Family Enterprise of the Year Award Gala, you grant CAFE the right to use your name and photograph for such purposes.

Overview & Forms

Established in 1986, the Family Enterprise of the Year Award (FEYA) is given annually by CAFE to recognize, celebrate and promote the achievements of Canadian family businesses and the considerable contribution they make to both their local communities and our national economy.

Each year the National FEYA Recipient is featured at a gala dinner during which they deliver a presentation about the history and success of their business family, followed by a presentation to the recipient . Prior recipients of this prestigious award include both larger companies such as E.D. Smith & Sons Ltd. and Rogers Communications and smaller companies such as Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company and the Saskatoon Funeral Home. To nominate a worthy business family in your area please complete the FEYA Nomination or contact your local Chapter. If you are a business family considering applying, please review, complete and submit the following application to your local Chapter, FEYA Application.

Past National FEYA Recipients

2015 - Morley Hoppner
2014 - Capital Iron
2013 - Archway Insurance
2012 - The Halifax Seed Company
2011 - Saskatoon Funeral Home 
2010 - Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company 
2009 - The Bragg Group of Companies
2008 - O’Regan’s Automotive 
2006 - Dollco Printing  
2004 - Samuel Son & Co. Limited 
2002 - Cardinal Meat Specialists 
1999 - Sifton Properties Ltd. 
1997 - The BC Bearing Group
1996 - Byland Nurseries
1995 - The Price Family Group
1994 - St. Joseph Printing
1993 - H.J. Langen & Sons
1992 - Duha Colour Services
1991 - St. Hubert Bar-B-Q
1990 - Rogers Communications Inc.
1989 - The Pioneer Group
1988 - Tilden Rent-A-Car
1987 - The Bentall Group
1986 - E.D. Smith & Sons Ltd.

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