A total of 22 businesses and individuals across northwestern Ontario are in the running for the RBC Innovation Awards.
The awards are presented four categories by the Northwestern Ontario Business Center.
Categories include Innovative Company of the Year, Innovative Project of the Year, Young Innovator of the Year and Innovative Hero of the year.
FSET from Kenora is up for two awards: Innovative Company of the Year and Innovative Project of the Year.
The awards will be handed out Wednesday afternoon at the Victoria Inn in Thunder Bay.
Other nominees are:
Innovative Company of the Year:
Binesiwag Center for Wellness
Eco Carbon Foam
Luca Designs Inc.
Smart Modular Canada
Innovative Project of the Year:
Eco Carbon Foam Inc.
Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Centre Regional Stroke Network and Neurology Services
Lakehead Athletics Department
Innovation Hero of the Year:
Young Innovator of the Year:
Mohamed Inam Rishan