Maple Reinders Group Ltd. Named one of Canada's Best Managed Companies!

MISSISSAUGA, ON, March 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Maple Reinders Group Ltd. was a winner of Canada's Best Managed Companies program in 2010 and has demonstrated their commitment to the program and successfully reapplied for the designation as a Gold Standard winner in 2013.

Being named as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies caps off a tremendous year where we were honored with several recognitions, including the Canadian Construction Association Environmental Achievement Award for Harvest Energy Garden - a food and green waste high solids anaerobic digestion facility located in Richmond, BC.  Our significant growth continued in 2013, with expansion in most markets and the opening of an office in Vancouver.

"Being named to the prestigious list of Canada's Best Managed Companies continues to be the mark of excellence for Canadian-owned and operated companies.  We are extremely proud of this distinction" commented Mike Reinders, President.  "Our continued growth coupled with being named one of the Canada's Best Managed Companies for the fourth year in a row validates that we are on the right path".

Maple Reinders is founded on strong values and on commitment to its people. With a reputation for excellence, knowledge and innovation, Maple has become a leader in both ICI and environmental construction in Canada.

Founded in 1967, and operating from coast-to-coast, Maple Reinders is a full-service Design-Build and Construction Management firm specializing in industrial/commercial/institutional facilities and in the construction and operation of environmental facilities such as water and wastewater treatment plants, organic waste processing and energy from waste facilities.

We partner with clients to find solutions and resolve conflicts in a non-adversarial way. Structured under family and employee ownership, management fosters a culture of integrity, openness, candour and excellence.

Established in 1993, Canada's Best Managed Companies is a national award program, recognizing Canadian companies that have implemented world-class business practices and created value in innovative ways.  Applications are reviewed by an independent judging panel that evaluates how companies address various business challenges, including new technologies, globalization, brand management, leadership, leveraging and developing core competencies, designing information systems and hiring the right talent to facilitate growth.

"We would like to congratulate Maple Reinders and its entire workforce.  Achieving Canada's highest level of Canadian business excellence take a united effort and we are privileged to acknowledge such a strong team," said John Hughes, National Leader of Canada's Best Managed Companies and Managing Partner, Growth Enterprises, Deloitte.

The 2013 winners of the Canada's Best Managed Companies award, along with Gold Standard winners, Requalified and Platinum Club members will be honoured at the annual Canada's Best Managed Companies gala in Toronto on April 1, 2014.  On the same date, the symposium will address leading-edge business issues that are key to the success of today's business leaders.

Canada's Best Managed Companies continues to be the mark of excellence for Canadian-owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million.  Every year since the launch of the program in 1993, hundreds of entrepreneurial companies have competed for this designation in a rigorous and independent process that evaluates their management skills and practices.  The awards are granted on four levels: 1) Best Managed winner (one of the new winners selected each year); 2) Requalified member (repeat winners retain the Best Managed designation for two additional years, subject to annual operational and financial review); 3) Gold Standard winner (After three consecutive years of maintaining their Best Managed status, these winners have demonstrated their commitment to the program and successfully reapplied for the designation.  Companies many requalify for two additional years, subject to annual operational and financial review); 4) Platinum Club member (winners that have maintained Best Managed status for a minimum of six consecutive years). Program sponsors are Deloitte, CIBC, National Post, Queen's School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums. For further information, visit www.bestmanagedcompanies.ca.

SOURCE Maple Reinders

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