2017 Workplace Award Winners

Thanks to all of these award-winning workplaces for making Plaid for Dad a success!

National Workplace Champion – Canadian Trucking Alliance!

We’re thrilled to announce that the 2017 Plaid for Dad National Workplace Champion is the Canadian Trucking Alliance! In recognition of their victory, they have been awarded the prestigious Plaid Vest to display with pride in their workplace until their reign comes to an end next year. 

The Canadian Trucking Alliance team raised over $45,000 to help protect men from prostate cancer! Congratulations to the team on their victory.

A huge congratulations also to McCarthy Tétrault and EY National who finished second and third respectively in fundraising. It was a close race and came down to the wire!

Workplace Awards by Company Size

Thanks to the top fundraising workplaces by company size!

Exact Imaging 

Small (1-50 employees)


Medium (51-100 employees)

Arnold Bros. Transport Ltd.

Large (101-500 employees)

McCarthy Tétrault

Extra Large (501-1000 employees)

Servus Credit Union

Mega (1000+ employees)

Workplace Spirit Awards

Thanks to these amazing supporters for putting their Plaid into it!

Outstanding Community Spirit Award Winner

Arnold Bros. Transport Ltd.

Outstanding School Spirit Award

St. Peter’s CCS Barrie, ON

Outstanding Achievement Financial Services Industry

Echelon Wealth Partners

Outstanding Achievement Retail Services Sector

Michael Hill Jeweller

Outstanding Achievement Accounting Sector

EY National

Outstanding Achievement Automotive Sector

Performance Auto Group

Outstanding Achievement Technology Sector

Team Telus Sales

Outstanding Achievement Logistics/Transportation Sector

Canadian Trucking Alliance

Outstanding Achievement Restaurant Sector

MKT Fresh Food and Beer

Outstanding Achievement Legal Sector

McCarthy Tétrault

Outstanding Achievement First Responders

Jasper Fire Department

Outstanding Achievement Real Estate Sector

RE/MAX Aboutowne Realty

Outstanding Achievement Agriculture Sector

New-Life Mills

Outstanding Achievement Township

Town of Mono

Outstanding Plaid Nation

Medicine Hat, AB

Outstanding Improvement by a Returning Plaid for Dad Team

New-Life Mills

Honorable mention to Scotiabank Atlantic and Toronto Police Services for their post-deadline contributions. And to Borden Lardner Gervais for their continued presence in the top 10 on the fundraising leaderboard.

Our thanks to everyone who supported Plaid for Dad. We had over 1,000 workplaces across Canada helping raise funds and awareness for the 1 in 7 men who will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime.