The inaugural presentation of the Muskoka Founders Choice Award will take place on March 22 at the Impact Awards gala dinner event, where the winner will be revealed and presented with a cheque for $10,000.
There are 13 finalists on who are competing in 5 categories of innovation and each IMPACT category winner receives a $1,000 innovation awards from PMCN.
These 5 finalists for the Founders Circle are competing for the $10,000 Founders Choice Award.
There are no second prizes!
The event will also host the Parry Sound Muskoka Community Network (PMCN) Innovation Awards comprising five awards of $1,000.
The dinner gala is open to the public and will be held at the JW Marriott The Rosseau resort in Minnet starting at 6 p.m.
Tickets to the “red carpet” dinner and awards gala can be purchased for $75 at any Scotiabank branch in Muskoka. Scotiabank is a sponsor of the event and will provide matching funds to support Founders Circle and PMCN. Tickets can also be purchased online for $100 at www.iawards.ca beginning on March 7th.
The Impact Awards dinner gala will feature: a red carpet to showcase contest finalists; a cocktails & hors d’oeuvres reception; a multi-course gourmet meal; Oscars-style video vignettes of all contest finalists; and live award presentations to the winners.