Awards

Company Awards and Recognition:

2013 – Best Workplaces in Canada 50 – 999 employees.

2012 – Best Workplaces in Canada 50 – 999 employees, rank 11th. “Camaraderie” Category Winner

2012 – PROFIT 200, Canada’s Fastest Growing Companies, PROFIT Magazine

2011 – Best Workplaces in Canada 50 – 999 employees, rank 23rd. Honour Category: Credibility

2008 Ontario Waste Minimization Award – Not for Profit, Silver – Clean Air Foundation*

2007 – ECO Canada Environmental Employer of the Year Award, Small-to-Medium Sized Company

2006 – ECO Canada Environmental Employer of the Year Award, Small-to-Medium Sized Company

2006 ENERGY STAR® Collaborative Initiative of the Year, Natural Resources Canada – Clean Air Foundation*

2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 Natural Resource Canada’s Energy Efficiency Recognition Award – Clean Air Foundation*

 

People Awards and Recognition:

2012 – Ersilia Serafini, Italian Chamber of Commerce of Ontario PwC Next Generation Award

2012 – Ian Morton, Clean16, Retail and Consumer Products

2012 – Ian Morton, Clean50, Outstanding Contributors to Clean Capitalism

2007 – Ersilia Serafini, named “Marketing Icon in the Making” by Strategy Magazine

 

Program Awards and Recognition

2011 – Minister’s Award for Environmental Excellence (NGO) – Switch Out, Summerhill Impact

2003 Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment’s Pollution Prevention Awards, Honorary Mention in the Innovations Category – Clean Air Foundation*

2008 Canadian Environment Award, Silver Environmental Health Award – Clean Air Foundation* for Switch Out and Switch the ‘Stat programs

 

BEAT THE PEAK, TORONTO HYDRO

2011 – Electricity Distribution Association Innovation Award: Customer Service. Toronto Hydro, Beat the Peak campaign

 

TAKE A LOAD OFF, TORONTO HYDRO

2009 – Achieving Communications Excellence (ACE) Awards (multiple)

2009 – Ovation Awards (multiple)

2009 – Canadian Public Relations Society. Award of Excellence. (multiple)

 

CAR HEAVEN

2007 Canadian Geographic Environment Award, Gold in the Climate Change – Clean Air Foundation*, Car Heaven program

2007 Canadian Automobile Association’s Pyramid Award of Recognition – Clean Air Foundation*, Car Heaven program

2006 Recycling Council of Ontario Waste Minimization Award, Stewardship Category – Clean Air Foundation*, Car Heaven program.

 

KEEP COOL AND ENERGY SMARTS TORONTO HYDRO

2005 Ontario Power Authority’s Certificate of Recognition – Clean Air Foundation*, Keep Cool and Energy Smarts programs

2004 Natural Resources Canada’s Energy Efficiency Market Transformation Award – Clean Air Foundation*, Energy Smarts program

2003 Natural Resources Canada’s Energy Efficiency Market Transformation Award – Clean Air Foundation*, Keep Cool program

 

COOL SHOPS,

2004 Natural Resources Canada’s Energy Efficiency Award, Outreach Category Winner – Clean Air Foundation*, Cool Shops program

 

MOW DOWN POLLUTION,

2005 Canadian Geographic Awards (Gold) – Clean Air Foundation*, Mow Down Pollution

 

NEIGHBOURHOOD SEASONAL FESTIVAL LIGHT EXCHANGE

2009 Achieving Communications Excellence (ACE) Award, Community Relations Campaign of the Year, Bronze, Canadian Public Relations Society, Toronto – Summerhill, for Neighbourhood Seasonal Festival Light Exchange

 

*Clean Air Foundation is now Summerhill Impact.