Aboroginal dancers perform at the CTCC gala in Toronto. (Pictures by Gnane Ganendran)
Dr. Seshantri Viswasam Master of Ceremonies.
Meleni David, Mike Ahilan from the selection committee.
Gary Anandasangaree, Member of Parliament
Hall of Fame Award presented to Dr. Ravi Gukathasan by MP Gary Anandasangaree and Past Winner, Monty Muthulingam.
CTCC President Ajith Sabaratnam.
President’s Award presented by Lebara Mobile and President, Ajith Sabaratnam, to Thad Jayaseelan
Rajendra Theagarajah, Vice Chairman of Cargills Bank who was the guest of honour at the Canadian Tamils’ Chamber of Commerce gala and awards ceremony with CTCC President Ajith Sabaratnam.
Best Young Entrepreneur presented by Michelle Brown, Vincent Sinnadurai and Mike Ahilan of CIBC to Muky Rajadurai – Altona Custom Homes.
Nishan Duraiappah Deputy Chief of Halton Regional Police.
Best Woman Entrepreneur presented by Varan Karunanantham and Kajan Kunabalasingam of iConnect Mortgages to Nisha Sarveswaran – Ambiance Data.
Award of Excellence
presented by Shamala Kumar, Moon Mahalingam, and Jeanette Gallagher of TD Bank to Tham Shanmugarajah of Tham Survey Ltd.
Best Employer Award presented by MP Yasmin Ratansi to Rex Pak Food Packaging Ltd.
Most Outstanding Insurance Professional presented by Srithran Thurairajah of Life100 to Senthooran Punithavel – The Cooperators.
Most Outstanding Mortgage Professional presented by Vilosan Sivatharman of Chapel Ridge, Akila Senthil of Good Grade Mortgages, John Seevaratnam of PC Lending and Investment, and Mayuran Tharmabalan, CA, to Para Ganeshananda – TD Bank.
Most Outstanding Real Estate Professional presented by Rajeef Koneswaran and Logan Velumailum of RE/MAX Community Realty Inc. to Sujan Shan
Most Outstanding Professional presented by Kanish Thevarasa – Kanish & Partners to Manjula Selvarajah
Most Outstanding International Professional presented by Rajendra Theagarajah to Dr. Michael Thambynayagam accompanied by his wife, Agnes Thambynayagam.