Hire Immigrants Ottawa is accepting entries for the 2013 Employer Excellence Awards from employers in the National Capital Region. In its sixth year, the awards recognize local employers for their innovative policies and practices in the recruitment and retention of skilled immigrants into their organizations.
The Awards will be presented at the Employer Council of Champions (ECC) Summit in March 2013. This event is attended by senior executives and human resources professionals from leading Ottawa businesses and organizations, civic leaders, key stakeholders and the media.
There are two broad award categories for:
i) Recruitment and
ii) Retention and Engagement of skilled immigrants into the workplace.
Awards will be presented based on the following employer-size divisions:
- Small Employer (fewer than 100 employees)
- Mid-Size Employer (100 to 500 employees)
- Large Employer (more than 500 employees)
The deadline for submissions is January 21, 2013.
Click here to read about past award winners.
If you have any questions about the awards, please contact us at: [email protected] or 613-228-2502.