The award for Innovation was presented to Peter Voss, President and Owner of Shimco, at the Markham
Board of Trade’s 2014 Business Excellence Awards Gala.
MARKHAM, Ontario o (November 18, 2014) – Shimco, a leader in manufacturing precision parts,laminated and edge bonded shims, tapers and spacers, announced today the receipt of the award in the category of Innovation at the Markham Board of Trade’s 2014 Business Excellence Awards Gala held November 6, 2014 in Markham, Ontario, Canada. Peter Voss, President and Owner of Shimco and Shimco’s senior management team attended the black-tie event to accept the award.
The Innovation award recognizes a successful business that fosters a culture of innovation in technology, manufacturing or marketing. An independent team of volunteers from the Markham business community interviewed nominees to determine the finalists and the award recipients. Ten local businesses were recognized as the best in their field at the Markham Board of Trade’s 24th Annual business Excellence Awards.
Shimco’s Management Team (L to R): Kirk Norris (Plant Manager), Jigar Shah (Account Manager), Peter Voss (President/Owner), Ramakrishnan Balakrishnan (General Manager), Soeb Puda (Quality Manager). Photo courtesy of Anil Mungal Photography.
Peter Voss, President and Owner of Shimco, commented: “We are honoured to win the award for Innovation presented by the Markham Board of Trade at their prestigious annual awards gala. Innovation is at the core of what we do at Shimco, and is reflected in our state-of-the-art product design and technology, and efficiency in our manufacturing processes. This award recognizes our company’s success both locally and internationally.”
For over 25 years, Shimco has served the aerospace, defense, space, industrial and other sectors worldwide. Shimco is a leader in manufacturing precision parts, laminated and edge bonded shims, tapers and spacers in materials ranging from aluminum and titanium through to synthetics and composites.
Shimco offers a tradition of innovation, precision and execution, providing solutions that conform to exacting international and customer-specific standards. Shimco is registered with the Canadian Controlled Goods Program and is an ISO9001:2008 & AS9100C registered company. Their commitment to quality, on-time delivery, lean manufacturing, customer support and financial strength is unparalleled. Canadian Headquarters are located in Markham, Ontario.
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