Movers and Shakers
Shimco wins Innovation award at Markham Business Excellence gala
By Alyssa Dalton
Dec. 9, 2014 – Shimco, a manufacturer of precision parts, laminated and edge bonded shims, tapers and spacers, received the the Innovation award at the Markham Board of Trade’s 2014 Business Excellence Awards Gala last month.
The award recognizes a successful business that fosters a culture of innovation in technology, manufacturing or marketing, according to the board. An independent team of volunteers from the Markham, Ont., business community interviewed nominees to determine the finalists and the award recipients.
“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,” said Peter Voss, company president and owner.
PHOTO L to R: Kirk Norris (plant manager), Jigar Shah (account manager), Peter Voss (president and owner), Ramakrishnan Balakrishnan (general manager), Soeb Puda (quality manager). Photo courtesy Anil Mungal Photography.