Presenting the 4th Annual “Awards of Distinction” Gala & Casino Night!

February 13th, 2018 (the evening before GreenTrade Expo 2018) 

Ottawa Chapter of Landscape Ontario Awards of Distinction logo in green and yellow-orange

We established the “Awards of Distinction” to foster excellence & inspire
Ottawa and Upper Canada Chapter members and their suppliers, stir their competitive spirit, and stimulate
their commitment to improving, advancing & achieving.

Join us at the EY Centre on February 13, 2018 for a memorable evening at the 4th Annual “Awards of Distinction” Gala, as we celebrate members of, and suppliers to the landscape profession, chosen by their peers.

Bring your clients, suppliers and spouse for a night of good food, good music and great company!

The cash bar will open at 6 pm, followed by a fabulous buffet dinner, the Awards presentations and a Las Vegas-style Casino Night.


Ticket Sales for the Awards of Distinction
will open late Fall, 2017


EY Centre
4899 Uplands Drive, Ottawa
(across from the Ottawa Airport)

Tuesday, February 13, 2018  6 pm


Nominations for the “Awards of Distinction” will open in December, 2017, followed in early January by voting for the finalists

EY CentrRed link button that reads "Buy your Awards Gala Tickets - Click Here" link to purchase "Awards of Distinction" Gala tickets Red link button that reads "Buy your Awards Gala Tickets - Click Here" link to purchase "Awards of Distinction" Gala ticketsOOOnce voting has closed, the Awards Committee will review and tabulate the results.

The finalist with the most votes in each category will be declared the winner and will be recognized at the “Awards of Distinction” Gala.

Each category winner receives:
  •   Recognition from their peers at the “Awards of Distinction” Gala & Casino Night on February 13, 2018.
  •   A trophy to display at their place of business for the 2018 construction season (which will be passed on each year to subsequent winners)
  •   Their photo featured on the GreenTrade Expo website for the next year.

Here are the Award categories (for the 2017 construction season)…

BEST Plant & Landscape Materials Supplier

BEST Hardscape Materials Supplier 

BEST Landscape Equipment & Accessory Supplier

BEST Supplier to the Landscape Trades

BEST Salesperson



The following ‘special’ recognition awards have proven quite popular…


The “Jim Bauer” Legacy Award – Ottawa ChapterAwards of Distinction

To recognize a company that has been in business for over 20 years, and has been a member of Landscape Ontario for at least 10 or more of those 20 years. 


The “Joan Johnston” LO Community Involvement AwardAwards of Distinction Joan Johnston Community Invovlement Award icon

To be eligible for this awards, a nominee for this must be an individual Landscape Ontario member (or employed by a member), who has shown outstanding commitment to the LO community, and has participated in at least 3 accepted events, committees, or a combination thereof.

Community activities might include…
    Volunteering on a committee/sector group
     Cancer Survivor’s Park Maintenance and/or  Ottawa Day of Tribute
    Chapter Trade Show
       Industry educational events or programs
     Algonquin Advisory Board, Certification Committee

     Volunteering at LO Congress, Home Show, or
       any other Ottawa Chapter event or committee.


For more information about GreenTrade Expo 2018 or the
4th Annual “Awards of Distinction” Gala & Casino Night
Give us a call – 613.796.5156

E-mail us


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PO Box 39117 – 2265 Riverside Drive


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  Graphic of the Landscape Ontario Ottawa Chapter logo for the Awards of Distinction logo 

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