PwC Reveals Finalists for 2016 Vision to Reality Awards

PwC Canada announced today the list of finalists for the 2016 Vision to Reality (V2R): Innovator of the Year Awards.

The program recognizes outstanding Canadian companies that are leading the way in innovation, committed to creating and inspiring change and pushing boundaries to reshape their industry.

Applications were open to companies of all sizes and industries who demonstrated an innovative idea with a proven industry impact. The independent panel of judges comprised of prominent members of the business community with the experience to recognize and access innovative companies. The judging panel selected a shortlist of finalists, which are soon to be further evaluated to identify winners in each category.

Awards are granted in one of three Innovator of the Year categories

  • The disruptor – emerging company
  • The builder – mid-market business
  • The visionary – large enterprise

The 2016 finalists for the Vision to Reality awards are:

The disruptor:

  • Farmers Edge
  • Q4 Inc.
  • Rubikloud Technologies
  • Sensibill
  • Wealthsimple

The builder:

  • Hydrogenics
  • Hyperwallet Systems
  • iQmetrix            
  • Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology
  • QHR Technologies

The visionary:

  • Celestica
  • D+H Corporation
  • NAV Canada
  • Ontario Public Health Integrated Solutions Branch, Health Services I&IT Cluster, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
  • TD Bank Financial Group

2016 winners will be revealed at an exclusive awards celebration on Thursday, April 14.