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 Hayley Wickenheiser is regarded as one of the best female hockey players in the world. As a decorated Olympian, she has led her team to four gold and one silver medal as well as being named the tournaments’ most valuable player in both 2002 and 2006. For the 2014 Sochi Olympics Hayley was selected to be the flag bearer for the Canadian Olympic team in the Opening Ceremonies.  During those same Olympics it was announced that she had been elected to the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Athletes Commission.

Off the ice, Hayley’s achievements include: Sports Illustrated number 20 of 25 Toughest Athletes in the World, a two-time finalist for the Women’s Sports Foundation Team Athlete of the Year, named multiple times among the Globe and Mail’s “Power 50” influencers in sport, and named among QMI Agency’s top 10 “Greatest Female Athletes in the History of Sports”. In 2011, Hayley was appointed to the Order of Canada “for her achievements as an athlete and for her contributions to the growth of women’s hockey”. She was inducted to Canada’s Walk of Fame in 2015.






2018 Business
Awards Gala

Keynote Speaker – Hayley Wickenheiser

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Nominations are now closed.
April 19 6:30PM

Winkler Bergthaler Mennonite Church


$140 (+GST) per person

$1040 (+GST) per table of 8

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Message From

The President

The Winkler & District Chamber of Commerce is proud to be celebrating our 96th year of service to Winkler and the surrounding area. The business awards are a great opportunity to showcase some of the great things that are happening within our business community. We are excited to host Hayley Wickenheiser as our special guest for the Awards Gala 2018. I invite you to join us for a fantastic evening of celebration as we honor the best of our business community through the P.W. Enns Business Awards and the entrepreneurial vision that allows our community to thrive.

Kori da Costa

The Annual P.W. Enns Business Awards Gala will take place April 19, 2018. Join over 400 business leaders and community members as we celebrate and acknowledge success in Winkler and area businesses. This event is an opportunity to showcase and honor outstanding business achievements. Don’t miss your opportunity to celebrate the success and growth of the entire business community. Reserve your seats early for preferred seating!



Business Excellence Award – Winkler Veterinary Clinic
Business Builder Award – Heat Innovations Inc.
Customer Service Award – Other Brother Roasters
Not For Profit Award – Winkler Day Care Centre
Community Builder Award – Central Station Community Centre




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