Current Award Winners

ACSESS Announces 2023 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 2019 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 Calgary, AB on May 11th, recognizing notable members for their excellence in several areas including health and safety, commitment, leadership, volunteerism and community service.

Award of Excellence 

The premier ACSESS award given in recognition of the recipient's outstanding contributions to the Association and the staffing industry in Canada. This honour is given only in years when an individual stands out for their exemplary commitment and leadership.

Presented to:

Kevin Gill - Staffmax Staffing & Recruiting

The CSR 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:

Randstad Canada

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:

Western Canada: Tara Hearn - Mercer Bradley

Ontario: Natalia Rojas - Synergie Hunt

Health & Safety Award

Presented to:

Randstad Canada


Professional Development Award

Presented to an ACSESS member company that has on a continuing basis, and particularly over the past year, demonstrated an exceptional commitment to employee education and awareness.

Presented to:


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: Tammy Boyko - Aplin
Recruiter of the Year Ontario Canada: Janet DiNatale - Synergie Hunt
Recruiter of the Year Quebec Canada: Karine Gagnon - DMC Recruitment


Special Recognition

Presented to an ACSESS member in recognition of their exceptional contribution to a project or initiative that raises industry standards and/or enhances ACSESS services.

Presented to:

Sheila Musgrove, TAG Recruitment