2017 PRESTIGE Awards - Finalist Profiles

2017 PRESTIGE Awards - Finalist Profiles (PDF)

 


2017 PRESTIGE AWARDS FINALISTS (in alphabetical order)

CSTA Canadian Sport Event of the Year Award (Group A: budget greater than $1 million) presented by Laval SportCité

  • 2016 Tim Hortons Brier (Ottawa, Ont.)
  • HSBC Canada Sevens (Vancouver, B.C.)
  • Ski Tour Canada 2016 (Gatineau, Que., Montreal, Que., Quebec City, Que., Canmore, Alta.)

CSTA Canadian Sport Event of the Year Award (Group B: budget less than $1 million) presented by Laval SportCité

  • 2016 Global News Canadian Gymnastics Championships (Edmonton, Alta.)
  • 2016 RBC Cup (Lloydminster, Alta.)
  • Canadian Track and Field Championships and  Selection Trials for the 2016 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games (Edmonton, Alta.)

CSTA International Sport Event of the Year Award presented by Tourism Toronto             

  • 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship (Kamloops, B.C.)
  • 2016 IIHF U18 Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship (St. Catharines, Ont.)
  • FINA World Swimming Championships [25m] 2016 – Windsor (Windsor, Ont.)

CSTA Canadian Sport Event Sponsor of the Year Award presented by Adup Display

  • Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) - HSBC Canada Sevens (Vancouver, B.C.)
  • Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) – 2016 RBC Cup (Lloydminster, Alta.)

CSTA Sport Event Volunteer of the Year Award presented by CBC Sports

  • Bill MacMackin; East Coast Games, Athletics New Brunswick, Saint John Track Club (Saint John, N.B.)
  • Gary Petitpas; World Sledge Hockey Challenge, U18 Women’s Canadian Fast Pitch Championship (Charlottetown, P.E.I.)
  • Trudy Ion; Sport Events Congress (Brantford, Ont.)

CSTA Sport Tourism Champion Award presented by ConnectOnCampus                                                                                                   

  • Paul Burke, Special Events Developer, City of Thunder Bay (Thunder Bay, Ont.)
  • Therese Quigley, Director of Athletics, Western University (London, Ont.)
  • Candice Stasynec, Executive Director, Edmonton Events (Edmonton, Alta.)

CSTA Sport Tourism Organization of the Year presented by WestJet

  • Municipality of Clare Tourism (Municipality of Clare, N.S.)
  • Sport Burnaby (Burnaby, B.C.)
  • Sport Hosting Vancouver (Vancouver, B.C.)

CSTA Sustainable Sport Event of the Year presented by Edmonton Events

  • 2016 Alberta Summer Games (Leduc, Alta.)
  • Best of the West Gymnastics Fest (Richmond, B.C.)
  • FINA World Swimming Championships [25m] 2016 – Windsor (Windsor, Ont.)