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Peterborough Petes Nominated for Peterborough Business Excellence Award

August 20, 2020 - Ontario Hockey League (OHL) - Peterborough Petes News Release

(Peterborough, ON) - The Peterborough Petes are excited to announce that the organization has been named a finalist for the 17th Annual Peterborough Business Excellence Awards.

The Petes are one of three nominees for the OLG Tourism Award which is given annually in recognition of a business or organization that has demonstrated a commitment to excellence in attracting tourists to the Greater Peterborough Area.

"The Petes are proud to be named a finalist for the Tourism Award alongside our friends at the New Canadians Centre and the City of Peterborough/Loomex Group," said Burton Lee, Petes Executive Director of Business Operations. "It was an honour to welcome over 100,000 people to the Peterborough Memorial Centre during the 2019-20 hockey season, including fans from all corners of the globe, and we're excited to serve as a gateway to the Peterborough community once again this season."

The Peterborough Business Excellence Awards are held annually to celebrate the achievements of the business community in Peterborough and the surrounding areas. The Petes were a finalist for the Local Focus Award in 2019.

Awards are presented in 20 categories, and winners will be announced live. The Business Excellence Awards will be hosted virtually on Wednesday, October 21. Watching the show will be free, or All Access Full Event Tickets can be purchased.

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