The Waterloo, Ont.-based drone manufacturer also takes home Consumer Products & Technology award at Awards gala
November 26, 2014
by Michael Ouellette, Canadian Manufacturing
Dave Kroetsch, CEO and co-founder of Aeryon Labs Inc. (centre) with his two Ontario Export Awards, including the top award for Exporter of the Year. He is joined by (left) Frank Venturo, senior vice-president and country head of business banking with HSBC Canada, and (right) Daniel Leslie, senior vice-president and head of corporate banking for Canada at HSBC. HSBC was the platinum sponsor of the Ontario Export Awards
TORONTO—Aeryon Labs Inc. was named Ontario’s Exporter of the Year Nov. 25 at the inaugural Ontario Export Awards.
The manufacturer of small unmanned aerial vehicles commonly known as “drones” also won the award for Consumer Products & Technology.
The Ontario Export Awards—the province’s most prestigious awards paying tribute to the success and innovative approaches of Ontario export companies—recognized top exporting companies in Ontario with awards in 10 categories. The awards are a celebration of the contributions exporters have made to both the provincial and national economy….CONTINUED
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