Business Link Media Group celebrates the accomplishments of Hamilton and Halton`s next generation of business leaders

Submitted: November 27th, 2014

Business Link Media Group celebrates the accomplishments of Hamilton and Halton’s next generation of business leaders

November 27, 2014 – over one hundred and fifty attendees joined Business Link Media Group in celebrating the achievements of Hamilton and Halton’s top 40 Under Forty winners yesterday at Carmen’s Banquet Centre in Hamilton. Jack Peets, of the 102.9 K-Lite FM Midday Show, was the MC for the event and highlighted the achievements of these 40 incredible individuals.

The 40 Under Forty Business Achievement Awards give recognition to Hamilton and Halton’s next generation of business leaders. These 40 individuals are under 40 years of age and consistently make their mark in business and contribute regularly to their respective communities.

A sincere thank you is extended to all who took the time to nominate these outstanding individuals. Without your efforts, these people may not have received the recognition they deserve. To all the winners, all the best in your continuing efforts, and once again, CONGRATULATIONS!


Alma Arguello - Skills For Change
Erik Betz - EB Media Solutions
Susie Braithwaite - International Village BIA
Kristel Bulthuis - Urbanicity
Cristina Carpio - 7 Enoteca
Anita Cassidy - Fresh Insights Consulting
Rachale Cavanagh - Hamilton Chamber of Commerce
Michelle Ciampaglia - CarNation Canada
Derek Doyle - Ambitious Realty Advirors Inc.
Erin Dunham - The Alex; Rapscallion; Two Black Shee; The Other Bird
Julie Fedele - CarNation Canada
Brad Hall - Hall Construction
Jason Hofing - Red Hill Coffee Trade
Andrew J. Holden - Weever Apps Inc.
Curtis Ingleton - Genius Inspirata Evolorum: Additive Manufacturing
Geoffrey Joseph - Joseph Haulage Canada Corp.
Jennifer Kazmaier - Calacare
Emily Kinread - Innovation Factory
Marc A. Lapointe - Evolve Automotive Group Inc.
Jeff Larsh - Tidal Crossfit/Pure Hockey
Angela Lefebvre - Dominion Lending Centres Mortgage Agent
Michael Macaluso - CARSTAR Automotive Canada
Dave Mammoliti – McMaster DeGroote School of Business
Andrea Maxim - Edgar Family Chiropractic Clinic
Lavender Morantz - Entrepreneur, Business Coach, Success and Wealth Strategist
Claire Morrison - Fresh Insights Consulting
Stephanie Muir - Lavandula Wellness Centre
Scott Newport - Durward Jones Barkwell
Bernard Nieuwenhuis - Judy Marsales Real Estate
Vanessa Pazzi - The Harmonious Soul
Andi Pojani - The Carmen’s Group
Melissa Richardson - Totem Bags
Kyle Robinson - Hamilton Tiger-Cats Football Club
Huzaifa Saeed - Hamilton Chamber of Commerce
Natalie Sokic - Champagne Hair
Baldeep Virk - Virk Personal Injury Law
Diana Weir - Hamilton Philharmoinic Orchestra
Kim Whitaker - Oakville Naturopathic Wellness Clinic
Jessica Wooder - Judy Marsales Real Estate
Michelle Zare - Zare Paralegal Services Professional Corporation

Only with the help of many generous businesses and volunteers are these awards possible. To our sponsors and donors, again thank you for seeing the value in these awards and for your continued support. A sincere thank you goes out to all who were involved. Thank you Lindsay Miller of Lindsay Miller Photography and Alumni Waqar Malik of InBold Media for capturing the excitement of the event and Alumni Jamie Altena of Soundbox Productions for the incredible lighting and multi-media presentation.

Sponsors for The Business Link’s 3rd Annual 40 Under Forty Business Achievement Awards are:
Presenting Sponsor

Corporate Sponsors

Gold Sponsor

Bronze Sponsor

Wine Partners – Kacaba Vineyards and Between the Lines Winery
Table Favours donated by – Candy by Katie
Programs donated by – Bertie Printers

To nominate an individual for the 2015 Awards please contact Ashley Smith at 905-646-9366, for a nomination form.