Burlington Hydro Awarded Business Excellence Award at Burlington Chamber of Commerce Gala

April 10, 2015, BURLINGTON, ON – Burlington Hydro Inc. is honoured to have received the Burlington Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Award, Large Service Company, at last night’s gala awards ceremony held at the Burlington Conference Centre.

After a rigorous interview selection process, Burlington Hydro was named as one of 16 finalists who qualified under six award categories. The popular local business awards attracted over 60 nominations in 2014. Award criteria looked at overall business excellence, including excellence in business leadership, community contributions, entrepreneurship, environment, employee welfare, innovation, and market growth.

“It’s a great honour to have been selected from such a talented field of businesses for this award,” said Gerry Smallegange, President and Chief Executive Officer, Burlington Hydro Inc. “We’re very proud of our record, but I have to emphasize that credit for any of our achievements goes foremost to the hard work and commitment of our employees, a dedicated executive team and the guidance and leadership of our Board of Directors, both past and present.”

In 2014, Burlington Hydro received a resounding 92% customer satisfaction approval rating. The company remains committed to working with the City to help implement the Community Energy Plan, delivering conservation programs that continue to make a difference, and helping customers make better choices in order to create healthy, sustainable results for the community Burlington Hydro serves.