2020 Business Excellence Awards



These awards recognize Manitoba businesses that have harnessed the power of HR to advance their business goals. Organizations that have successfully demonstrated leadership in HR programs or services by creating, developing and implementing related initiatives that have resulted in significant and measurable impact to their organization are eligible.


Business Excellence Award Categories

The Ascent Award

For investing in leadership and talent development.

  • Establishing a leadership culture
  • Offering progressive professional development
  • Addressing skills gaps
  • Undertaking career path and succession planning



The Impact Award

For making work more meaningful and engaging.


  • Culture (inclusion/people focused)
  •  Flexibility
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Employee volunteer programs
  • Recruitment and retention
  • Employer branding



The Vitality Award

For promoting health, safety and wellness.

For advancing diversity, inclusivity and accessibility at work.


  • Creating a respectful workplace
  • Prioritizing mental health
  • Keeping people and the organization invested in safety
  • Promoting wellness



The Unity Award

For advancing diversity, inclusivity and accessibility at work.


  • Establishing a culture of inclusion
  • Advancing truth and reconciliation
  • Removing barriers to access
  • Actualizing the full value of diversity


Past Nominees 

Reading through the nominations of past nominees may assist you in completing your application by giving you ideas of what others have been recognized for.  

View past nominees


CLICK HERE to complete your Part One application today!

 Part One application deadline: November 8, 2019

Information Sessions

CPHR Manitoba hosts information sessions throughout the fall to help answer your questions in person and guide you through the process. Join us for one of our upcoming sessions by clicking one of the links below.

Tuesday, September 24 at 12:00PM

Friday, October 4 at 12:00PM

Thursday, October 24 at 12:00PM

Thursday, November 7 at 12:00PM

For more information, please contact:

Madison Takeuchi
Events & Programs Coordinator


Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Manitoba (CPHR Manitoba)
1810-275 Portage Avenue / Winnipeg, Manitoba / R3B 2B3
tel. 204.943.2836 / fax. 204.943.1109 / email. hello@cphrmb.ca

For additional information please visit: CPHR.CA

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