Current Award Winners

ACSESS Announces 2024 Staffing Industry Award Recipients

The Association of Canadian Search, Employment & Staffing Services (ACSESS), the national voice of the employment and staffing service industry, is pleased to announce its 2024 industry award winners. Each year ACSESS acknowledges members for their outstanding contributions and dedication to the association, the community and to the staffing industry across Canada.

The awards ceremony took place at the association's annual conference in Toronto, ON on May 9th, recognizing notable members for their excellence in several areas including health and safety, commitment, leadership, volunteerism and community service.


Presented to an ACSESS member who has demonstrated exceptional leadership and commitment to ACSESS over an extended period of time.

Presented to:

Dave Wells, Advantage Personnel Ltd.

The Community Service Award

Presented to an ACSESS member company that has shown an extraordinary commitment to, and genuine concern for, the community at large. To be eligible for this award, a company and its employees must be involved in public service activities that return value to the community by supporting charities, educational and other community groups.

Presented to:

Matrix Labour Leasing Ltd.

Genesis Award

In recognition a recruiter / consultant who has demonstrated an early commitment to the industry by taking advantage of opportunities, taking ownership of their responsibilities, and working as a team member learning from experienced staffing professionals.

Presented to:

Marie Cronin, Hays

Health & Safety Award

Presented to:

Adecco Employment Services Inc. 


Recruiter of the Year

Presented to a recruiter/consultant with a minimum 3 years’ experience in the staffing industry who consistently goes above and beyond in developing and maintaining exceptional relationships with clients and talent alike.

Recruiter of the Year Western Canada: Pia Preou, Hays
Recruiter of the Year Prairies Canada: Melissa Hughes, Manpower Group
Recruiter of the Year Ontario Canada: Amanda Anderson, TalentWorld
Recruiter of the Year Quebec Canada: Nancy Forest, Procom