Handling Specialty Manufacturing Ltd. wins coveted Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year Award.Wednesday, December 2, 2015
On the evening of Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 we saw the Business Award of Excellence go to Handling Specialty; a company which has grown and prospered in the region for over 50 years. Handling Specialty graciously accepted the award over esteemed competitors; CanWeb Printing Inc. and NRB Inc. at the special event held at the Casablanca Winery Inn in the historic and scenic Twenty Mile Bench sub-region of Canada's Niagara Peninsula wine region.
“We’re thrilled to have won,” explains President, Tom Beach, “Handling Specialty has been operating out of our South Service Road location for 52 years, and we have built an excellent relationship with the people of Grimsby and our Chamber of Commerce.”
Handling Specialty is an equipment manufacturer who employs some of the worlds best and brightest in the engineering and manufacturing industry, creating not only one of a kind lift equipment for a diverse market, but also key operational equipment like manually guided vehicles and precision indexing tables as well as light to heavy-duty scissor lifts. The range of industries Handling Specialty caters to varies significantly from the entertainment business to aerospace.
“This award is for all of us at Handling Specialty.” Says Beach, “It’s a real indicator of what hard work and a professional attitude can do, and it is terrific to see that others recognize it.”
In addition to the Business of the Year finalists, the chamber also revealed winners for the Outstanding Customer Service award and the Grimsby Chamber of Commerce Director’s Award for a Not for Profit Organization.