CME Awards Program

Partner 2021

The Partner Award is presented to an organization that, through tireless support or advocacy, has made a notable contribution to the Manitoba manufacturing and exporting community. It recognizes partners and service providers that have demonstrated a measureable impact on the growth, sustainability or mission of manufacturing companies. Recipients are widely recognized for their integrity, dedication and collaboration in service to manufacturing.



Red River College

Red River College is Manitoba’s largest institute of applied learning and applied research, with more than 200 degrees, diploma and certificate programs. More than 22,000 full and part-time students are enrolled in programs at RRC’s nine campuses each year. RRC trains students for the jobs of today in some of the province’s most state-of-the-art training facilities. The central focus of the College is to ensure learner success by setting the standard in applied post-secondary education and fulfilling the demand of industry and marketplace. 

Through industry partnerships, RRC is a leader in training for the province’s robust aerospace and manufacturing industries, providing essential programs and services in workforce development, technology evaluation and validation, and applied research.

The College has committed to improving its facilities and equipment by investing in a new Smart Factory at the Notre Dame Campus and Phase 3 of the Centre for Aerospace Technology and Training. These projects complement the College’s existing Technology Access Centre for Aerospace and Manufacturing (TACAM), which provides ongoing innovation and customized



    The University of Manitoba: of Engineering Asper School of Business | Faculty (The University of Manitoba: Asper School of Business | Faculty of Engineering)

    The University of Manitoba is western Canada's first university. Founded more than 137 years ago, it is a world leader in many areas of learning, research and discovery.  

    The University community is comprised of close to 30,000 students, 8,700 faculty and staff, and 190,000 alumni. Stimulating more than $1.8 billion in economic activity in the province, the University of Manitoba and its dynamic community of researchers, students, teachers and staff, are addressing the challenges facing Canada and the world in the 21st century.

    Asper School of Business
    For over 75 years, the Asper School of Business has been providing a world-class education to leaders and innovators who contribute ethically to the social and economic wellbeing of Manitoba and the world. The department offers a business education that opens doors, and a student experience that creates leaders.

    Faculty of Engineering
    First enrolling students in 1907, the Faculty of Engineering offers undergraduate and graduate engineering degrees led by faculty who are passionate about teaching, research and innovation. The program is proud to produce graduates who can put their engineering knowledge to work for the betterment of society, in Manitoba and the world.

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      About the Awards


      CME seeks to recognize individuals and companies who have achieved notable success in initiating, improving or growing a manufacturing business in Manitoba.

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      Gala Awards Dinner


      Join CME at the 2021 Gala Awards on Thursday, April 15, to celebrate manufacturing and exporting excellence in Manitoba. Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors, this virtual event is now FREE to members and beyond. Call us at 204.949.1454 for inquiries.