Awards & Recognition
Canada’s Best Managed Companies
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 (Gold Standard)
Established in 1993, Canada’s Best Managed Companies is one of the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing Canadian-owned and managed companies that have implemented world-class business practices and created value in innovative ways.
Cowan has been selected over hundreds of applicants as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for five consecutive years, having first achieved the designation in 2012. Cowan has demonstrated its commitment to the program through steady continuous growth, profitability, and investment in technology, process, and people.
Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards: Michael R. Follett Community Leader of the Year Award
Maureen Cowan, Co-CEO and Chairman of The Cowan Foundation was presented with the Michael R. Follett Community Leader of the Year Award at the 2015 Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards.
Maureen Cowan is a resident of Waterloo Region, a proud business leader, community supporter and long-term Chamber advocate. She has participated on various boards and committees and strongly believes in organizations giving back to communities that support business growth in their communities. Learn more here.