Accomplishments
Pursuing Excellence

 


2016 Awards and Honours

  • Top Choice Award – Entertainment Complex of the Year – Woodbine Racetrack 
  • Top Choice Award – Sports Bar (Vaughan) – WEGZ Stadium Bar​
  • Biz Bash #8 Sports Event in Canada - The Queen’s Plate​


2015 Awards and Honours

  • Top Choice Award – Entertainment Complex of the Year – Woodbine Racetrack
  • Top Choice Award – Sports Bar (Vaughan) – WEGZ Stadium Bar
  • Platinum Waste Minimiztion Award – Recycling Council of Ontario


2014 Awards and Honours

  • Hervey Award (US Harness Writers' Award) for Broadcast Excellence - Sydney Weaver feature 
  • O'Brien Award (Outstanding Broadcast/Video) - 2013 Pepsi North America Cup HD broadcast
  • ​​Sovereign Award (Jockey Club of Canada)  - Ricoh Woodbine Mile
  • Top Choice Award – Entertainment Complex of the Year – Woodbine Racetrack
  • Top Choice Award – Sports Bar (Vaughan) – WEGZ Stadium Bar
  • Platinum Waste Minimization Award- Recycling Council of Ontario
  • Energy Conservation Leadership – Toronto Hydro

2013 Awards and Honours

  • Top Choice Award – Entertainment Complex of the Year – Woodbine Racetrack
  • Top Choice Award – Sports Bar (Vaughan) – WEGZ Stadium Bar
  • Platinum Waste Minimization Award - Recycling Council of Ontario
  • BizBash #3 Sports Event in Toronto - Queen's Plate (click here to view BizBash.com)


2012 Awards and Honours

  • Top Choice Award – Entertainment Complex of the Year – Woodbine Racetrack
  • Top Choice Award – Sports Bar (Vaughan) – WEGZ Stadium Bar
  • Talk of the Town Award – Nightlife – Turf Lounge
  • Thoroughbred Racing Associations of North America Simulcast Award (WEG is the first five-time recipient)
  • Vaughan Chamber of Commerce 2012 Business Achievement Award – WEGZ Stadium Bar
  • Gold Waste Minimization Award – Recycling Council of Ontario
  • Certificate of Excellence – Trip Advisor
  • Canadian Training Institute – President’s Community Safety Award
  • Humber College - Field Placement Agency of Distinction Award


2011 Awards and Honours

  • Century International Quality ERA Gold Award for QC100 Total Quality Management 
    This award signifies recognition from business leaders around the globe.
  • Platinum Waste Minimization Award - Recycling Council of Ontario
  • Environmental Excellence - Green Toronto 
  • "4-Star" Score - Talk of the Town (survey of more than 1 million people)
  • Top Choice Award - Entertainment Complex of the Year - Woodbine Racetrack
  • Top Choice Award - Sports Bar (Vaughan) - WEGZ Stadium Bar
  • O'Brien Award (Outstanding Broadcast/Video) - 2011 Metro Pace/Canadian Pacing Derby broadcast
  • Award of Excellence - Wardlaw's Poultry (commitment to environment and ongoing recycling)


2010 Awards and Honours
            

  • First Canadian racetrack to receive full accreditation by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) Safety and Integrity Alliance for racing integrity, racing and customer safety and wagering security
  • Top Choice Award as Entertainment Complex of the Year
  • Voted a Toronto Sun Readers’ Choice Gold Award winner for WEGZ Stadium Bar
  • Voted a Toronto Sun Readers’ Choice Bronze Award for Woodbine Racetrack
  • Received the O’Brien Award for Outstanding Broadcast/Video for its live coverage of the Pepsi North America Cup from Mohawk Racetrack
  • Named International Simulcast Award winner for excellence in broadcasting its live racing product to simulcast outlets

 

Corporate Citizenship Recognition             

  • In recognition for its long-standing support and sponsorship of the Canadian Association for the Riding Disabled, CARD created the “Spirit of Woodbine Award”.  This award is presented annually to the young rider who has shown the most improvement throughout the year and embodies the spirit of competition.

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