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Established in 1986, the Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement 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 three nominated finalists from across Canada are 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 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 Award 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, 2013 CAFE FEYA Award Application.
For more information about CAFE, how we recognize and celebrate business families, view our CAFE FEYA Award brochure.
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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.