Posted On Wednesday February 05, 2020

KINGSVILLE ON, FEBRUARY 5, 2020:  The Town of Kingsville is pleased to announce nominations are open for the 3rd Annual Business Recognition Awards, sponsored by Libro Credit Union and RC Spencer Associates Inc. The awards will take place Thursday, May 28th, 2020 at the Grovedale Arts & Culture Centre, 103 Park Street in Kingsville.

 “There is considerable passion for our local businesses within Kingsville,” stated Mayor Nelson Santos. “Last year we received an incredible response from the community in nominating businesses, and we expect to see that same enthusiasm again this year.”

The Kingsville Business Recognition Awards is an effort made by the Town of Kingsville to recognize the many contributions local businesses have made within the Town, demonstrating their support for the growth of their community. Last year winners were selected in three categories: Business of the Year, Business Innovation, and Young Entrepreneur. Five additional award categories are announced for 2020, including: Corporate Social Responsibility, Agri-Business Award, Culinary Excellence, Retail Excellence, and the Economic Development Award.

Those interested in nominating a business can visit the Town’s website at to fill out the online nomination form. Nominations will be accepted between now and March 29, 2020. Finalists will be announced in April, 2020.

The 2020 Business Recognition Award winners will be revealed during the presentation ceremony on Thursday, May 28, 2020 at the Grovedale Arts & Culture Centre, 103 Park Street in Kingsville. Tickets are $70 per person, or $500 for a table of 8 and can be purchased on the Town’s website at


2019 Winners:

The Grove Hotel & Brew House – Business of the Year

Green Heart Kitchen and the Healthy Lunch Club – Business Innovation

Dr. Abby Jakob-Eyes - Young Entrepreneur