Have you been nominated for the 2020 Awards – Quebec, Ontario and Maritimes Regions?

See who’s already been nominated for the 2020 Canadian Pet Community Awards in Quebec, Ontario and the Maritimes.  See below how to become a nominee or to nominate your favorite sales representative, service providers, or retail businesses. 

Nominations for the Canadian Pet Community Awards – Quebec, Ontario and Maritimes, are open until August 1, 2020.  For the 3rd year in a row, PIJAC Canada will honor our hard-working members. These awards highlight the effort made by all companies and individuals who work hard for animal welfare through public education about animal care, responsible ownership, and their involvement in the pet community. 

How does it work? If you know an amazing retailer, sales representative, or service provider, you can nominate them to win the Canadian Pet Community Award. Simply fill out the nomination form on the Awards page! One nomination represents one vote for your favorite individual or business. You’ve been nominated? Encourage others to submit their nominations as well! The more nominations a potential candidate receives, the stronger their chances of winning. But remember, nominators can only put forward the same candidate once. The Top 5 candidates in each category for each region with the most nominations will be announced after August 1, and the grand reveal will take place during our National Pet Industry Show – Virtual Edition, on Sunday, September 13.  

QUEBEC REGION NOMINEES (updated August 1 @ 2:20pm)

Distributor’s Sales Rep Category

  • Patrice Marcotte – AniDis Canada/Versele-Laga
  • Patrick Gauthier – Animago Distribution
  • Jocelyn Perreault – Gastronome Animal
  • Ashley Doyle – Solutions pour animaux
  • Elvis Marcoux – Produits pour animaux Yamas
  • Rebecca Bigonesse – Gastronome Animal
  • Robin Lutchman – Pet Save Direct
  • Lynn Mailloux – Gastronome Animal
  • Catherine Tardif – Produits pour animaux Yamas
  • Roger Hanna – AniDis Canada/Versele-Laga
  • Michel Pépin – Gastronome Animal
  • Karina Bigonesse – Gastronome Animal
  • Michel Ferraro – Kane Vet Supplies
  • Étienne Gauthier – Animago Distribution
  • Amélie Durocher – Burgham Sales Ltd
  • Kevin Patch – Pet Save Direct
  • Michael Secord – MSR Imporium Canada Inc.
  • Michel Trottier – Produits pour animaux Yamas
  • Ann-Sophie Linteau – Produits pour animaux Yamas
  • Lyne Bissonnette – Produits pour animaux Yamas
  • Chloé L. Dancose – Solutions pour animaux
  • Étienne Gauthier – Animago Distribution
  • Jonathan Moldaver – Pet Save Direct

Manufacturer’s Sales Rep Category

  • Vincent B. Doiron – Mega Dog Raw & Bold Raw
  • Olivia Saray – Rolf C. Hagen
  • Mathieu Gagnon – Rolf C. Hagen
  • Franck Carle – PLB International
  • Francine Veilleux – Nestlé Purina North America
  • Tony Gagnon – PLB International
  • Luc Janelle – Oven-Baked Tradition
  • Frédéric Bertrand – Oven-Baked Tradition
  • Sacha Gosset – Rolf C. Hagen
  • Myriam Lamonde – Farmina Pet Foods
  • Andrée Boulay – DOGMÄ
  • Sacha Dupont-Hébert – CaniSource
  • Guillaume Borgia – Petcurean
  • Francis Lord – Blue Buffalo Co.
  • Isabelle Garand – PLB International
  • Sonia Levesque – Champion Petfoods
  • Stephane Grant – Fromm Family Foods
  • Mathieu Ménard – Royal Canin Canada
  • Antonin Vézina-Beaulieu – Zoo Med Laboratories
  • Sophie Choquette – Pet Science
  • Donald Goulet – Oven-Baked Tradition
  • Miguel Marques – Petcurean
  • Yves Thouin – PLB International
  • Valérie Payment – Champion Petfoods

Independent Retail Category

  • Les Moulées Bellifrance – St-Hyacinthe, QC
  • Animalerie Chambly – Chambly, QC
  • Bouffe Animaux RDL – Rivière-du-Loup, QC
  • Au royaume des animaux – Gatineau, QC
  • Boutique La Niche/Meunerie Victo – Victoriaville, QC
  • Animalerie Lamifidel – Alma, QC
  • Boutique d’animaux Drummond – Drummondville, QC
  • Animalerie Le Village – Baie-St-Paul, QC
  • Superanimalerie – Les Côteaux, QC
  • Animalerie Jonas – Chicoutimi, QC

Chain Store Category

  • Létourno – Les Saules – Québec, QC
  • Boutique d’animaux Chico – Aylmer, QC
  • Létourno – Beauport, QC
  • Boutique d’animaux Chico – St-Canut, QC
  • Mondou – Anjou, QC
  • Boutique d’animaux Chico – Ste-Marthe-sur-le-Lac
  • Global Pet Foods – Laurent Blvd – Montreal, QC
  • Boutique d’animaux Chico – Ontario – Montréal, QC

Pet Service Provider Category

  • Rêves Canins – St-Eustache, QC

 

ONTARIO & MARITIMES REGION NOMINEES (updated August 1 @ 2:20pm)

Distributor’s Sales Rep Category

  • Wade Linklater – Freedom Pet Supplies Inc.
  • Donna Upstone – Freedom Pet Supplies Inc.
  • Dot Weaver – Freedom Pet Supplies Inc.
  • Kevin Lahey – Kane Vet Supplies
  • Marc Grigg – Burgham Sales Ltd
  • Shannon Bouwman – Leis Pet Distributing Inc.
  • Brent Fillingham – Manchester Pet Supplies
  • David Siegel – Freedom Pet Supplies Inc.
  • Lucas DiFrancesco – Manchester Pet Supplies
  • Kyle Robbins – Burgham Sales Ltd
  • Brian Keeler – Burgham Sales Ltd
  • Lynsay Bayers – Kane Vet Supplies
  • Brian Hedges – Manchester Pet Supplies
  • Carl Eldridge – Leis Pet Distributing Inc.
  • Brodie McCarthy – Freedom Pet Supplies Inc.
  • Sean Potts – Natural Pet Distributors
  • Richard Rice – Freedom Pet Supplies Inc.
  • Lynda Miller – Leis Pet Distributing Inc.
  • Pauline Miller – Kane Vet Supplies
  • Tawni Lowrie – AniDis Canada/Versele-Laga

Manufacturer’s Sales Rep Category

  • Teresa Hunter – Central Pet
  • Sam Shammas – Open Farm
  • Carter Rudman – Fromm Family Foods
  • Caroline Pettersen – Pets Global Inc.
  • Scott Corbett – Champion Petfoods
  • Danielle Garner – PLB International
  • Franck Carle – PLB International
  • Robert St-Louis – Fromm Family Foods
  • Danielle Clewes – Champion Petfoods
  • Shannon Howard – Canada Pooch Ltd
  • Taryn Herder – Natural Balance
  • Kristy Garrett – Trouw Nutrition
  • Lucy Cullen EarthPup
  • Bev Sands – Almo Nature
  • Tara Charlebois – Petcurean
  • Cassandra Menzies – Primal Pet Foods
  • Cathy Bakhuis – Natural Balance
  • Troy LaBranche – Nature’s Variety
  • Bonnie Dixon – The Honest Kitchen
  • Patti Moore – Iron Will Raw Inc.
  • Chris Mulder – Petcurean Pet Nutrition
  • Tara Charlebois – Petcurean Pet Nutrition
  • Daemon Stott – Open Range Pet Treats
  • Michelle Woolf – EMebKo Enterprises (NokOut)
  • Sophie Choquette – Pet Science Ltd

Independant Retailer Category

  • Pet Grocer – Alliston, ON
  • Laura Jane Pet Food & Supplies – Perth, ON
  • Finaddicts – Kingston, ON
  • Lisa’s Dog House – North Bay, ON

Chain Store Category

  • Global Pet Foods – Tenth Line & Charlemagne – Ottawa, ON
  • Global Pet Foods – Strandherd Dr & Woodroffe Ave – Ottawa, ON
  • Global Pet Foods – Main St & Hazeldean Rd – Ottawa, ON
  • Global Pet Foods – Fennell & Upper Gage – Hamilton, ON
  • Global Pet Foods – Summerside, PE
  • Global Pet Foods – Main St & 9th Line – Stouffville, ON
  • Global Pet Foods – Brisdale & Bovaird – Brampton, ON
  • Global Pet Foods – Dieppe – Moncton, NB
  • Global Pet Foods – Mountain Rd & Mapleton Rd – Moncton, NB
  • Global Pet Foods – Pinewood Rd – Moncton, NB
  • Global Pet Foods – Queensway & Glenwoods – Keswick, ON
  • Global Pet Foods – Leslie & York Mills Road – Toronto, ON
  • Global Pet Foods – Princess & Sir John A. MacDonald
  • Global Pet Foods – Front St. North & Coldwater Road
  • Global Pet Foods – Dupont & St. George – Toronto, ON
  • Pet Valu – Alliston, ON
  • Global Pet Foods – Upper Middle Rd & Eighth Line – Oakville, ON
  • Jollytails – Darthmouth/Burnside – Dartmouth, NS
  • Petsmart – Sarnia, ON
  • Global Pet Foods – Hwy 26 & Balsam St.

Pet Service Provider Category

  • Dogtopia of Meadowvale – Mississauga, ON
  • The Fox & Hound Canine Retreat – Sarnia, ON
  • Jollytails – Darthmouth/Burnside – Dartmouth, NS

Please note that the list of nominated candidates represent the ones who completed all needed requirements and are 2020 PIJAC Canada members. This list will be updated as we approve new nominations and the final lit will be published after the August 1st deadline.