We are sorry to announce that the announcement of this year’s Award winner has been delayed. Our apologies to those who have entered this year’s Digital Biz competition. We have had a difficult time reaching one of the finalists.
We are working to finalize the winner as soon as possible.
We intend to announce the winner by June 15, 2017 at the latest. In the meantime, here is the shortlist.
Thank you for your patience.
Meet The Finalists
Dale Kearney, Monkeys & More
Congratulations to Dale Kearney of Monkeys and More from New Waterford, Nova Scotia! Listen to his podcast interview on ShopLocalNow.ca as a Finalist in the Digital Biz Contest.See him on Shoplocalnow.ca
As owner and operator of Monkeys and More, Dale and his wife Sherri have been selling sock monkeys online since 2014.
Learn more about him at https://monkeysandmore.myshopify.com.Listen to Our Podcast Interview with Dale
David Brooker, Port Perry Envoy
Congratulations to David Brooker of Port Perry Envoy! Listen to his podcast interview on ShopLocalNow.ca as a Finalist in the Digital Biz Contest.Listen to Our Podcast Interview with David
David Brooker opened Envoy Port Perry in Scugog Ontario 6 years ago. He has been offering full office-services for today’s Entrepreneurs.
Learn more about Envoy Port Perry at https://www.envoy.ca/port-perry/See him on Shoplocalnow.ca
Dave DeGrave, Hartzel Auto & Marine
Congratulations to Dave DeGrave of Hartzel Auto & Marine in Thorold Ontario! Listen to his podcast interview on ShopLocalNow.ca as a Finalist in the Digital Biz Contest.
As owner and operator of Hartzel Auto & Marine in Thorold ON, Dave has been offering quality automotive and marine repair in his shop for over 15 years.
Learn more about him at https://hartzelautomarine.ca/See him on Shoplocalnow.ca
Meet The Judges
Sean Ashley, Partner with Skrypnykgroup.comwww.skrypnykgroup.com
As President and Office Managing Partner, Sean is responsible for the general oversight of the Skrypnyk Professional Corporation – his expertise includes strategic planning & analysis, budgeting, reporting, costing, risk management, legal and marketing. One of his greatest professional accomplishments was as CFO for a $17Million dollar firm with 200 employees and participating in its growth to $80 Million in revenue with 2 facilities and 500 employees. During his tenure this company it was named one of Canada’s 50 best managed companies. We welcome Sean as one of our esteemed judges in the Digital Business contest.Listen to Our Podcast Interview with Sean
Dina Arsenault, Digital Media Strategist and PR Consultant
As principal of the Ontario branch of acueconsulting.com, Dina specializes in Public Relations, social media , online marketing and building communities invested in bringing change to the world.Listen to Our Podcast Interview with Dina
Darby Mousseau, Fanshawe Student Union Creative Director & Digital Marketing and Web Optimization Professor
Strategic thinker successfully leading and executing resourceful marketing projects. Specific areas of expertise include: art direction, graphic design, branding, promotional and media campaigns, along with time management. Paying attention to every detail – from typography to white space to colour content to editing to budgeting.Listen to Our Podcast Interview with Darby