Hometown Hero Award presented to Zedi

Posted by Zedi News on Oct 22, 2018 1:36:37 PM

Zedi awarded for being a community staple and household name

Calgary, AB – (October 22, 2018) – The Calgary Chamber announced Friday, October 19th 2018 that Zedi has been selected as the winner of the Calgary Chamber Hometown Hero Award. On behalf of the entire team at Zedi, Matthew Heffernan accepted the award at the Friday evening awards gala. Over 400 people attended, and was hosted at The Grey Eagle Casino.

The award is based on a business that has grown to become a community staple, and a household name through their actions as a champion throughout the city. A committee decides nominations for the award. A winner is then decided by committee vote.

“Zedi is proud to be a part of dozens of communities that we work, play and thrive in. This includes the community of Calgary, which is why it’s such an honor to have been nominated. Even more exciting that we have now been awarded as a Home Town Hero” said Matthew Heffernan, CEO of Zedi.


He continued with “The commitment from our team members throughout the North American landscape is tremendously supported by how the team lives by our Zedi values, which is what elevates our brand to the high standard that it has become today. We look forward to continuing to be a strong supporter of Calgary as we enter this new period of renewed growth in our city.”

Winners of additional awards that were presented that evening include; ATB Small Business of the Year, BDC Emerging Growth Award, and Company Culture Award. As well as the Innovation Award, Indigenous Entrepreneurship Award, KPMG People’s Choice Award, and the Social Entrepreneurship Award.


About Calgary Chamber

The Calgary Chamber is an independent non-profit, non-partisan business organization. For 127 years the Chamber has worked to build a business community that nourishes, powers and inspires the world.


About Zedi

Zedi is a leading technology and services company in the field of production operations. Through technology backed by expert consultation and services, we help our customers realize their production potential. With our unique combination of award-winning software, automation, measurement, labs, artificial lift and field services, we offer complete solutions for the challenges our customers encounter.

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