Women in Business Awards 2023 | Barrie Chamber of Commerce


For the person who best exemplifies the entrepreneurial spirit – a true passion for building something great from nothing and pushing themselves to the limits to achieve big goals. The entrepreneur will have a demonstrated record of business excellence through innovation in product or service, organized growth and profit record, customer service, job creation and employee development, market served, and overall positive returns to the local economy and community.

  • Barrie resident or business located in Barrie or a member in good standing with the Barrie Chamber of Commerce
  • Business owner

Previous judges have recommended that you use point form for your responses, rather than regular sentence/paragraph format. This will allow you to include more quality content on your achievements, without stressing about grammar or writing style.

Criterion Weight
Company Story 17.0%
Entrepreneur's Story 17.0%
Key Achievements 25.0%
Community Involvement 17.0%
Lessons Learned 8.0%
Letters of Reference 8.0%
Overall Impression 8.0%