Events & Training

Corporate Awards

Congratulations to the 2017 CUTA Corporate Leadership Award Winners!

View the Awards booklet here.


The Canadian transit industry is innovative and vibrant. It is a network of people, systems and companies working toward the common goal of keeping Canadians on the move, using and transforming transit in their communities.

Every year CUTA recognizes the efforts and excellence of its members by presenting Corporate Leadership Awards in the categories of Environment, Innovation, Marketing and Communications and Safety and Security.

CUTA transit system members and business members are eligible to be recognized for initiatives and improvements made in the industry.

Nominations from transit system members and business members are accepted in the following categories:

This award recognizes businesses and transit systems whose activities enhance or protect the environment while meeting transit demands. The outcomes can include increased operational efficiency, cost savings and measurable environmental benefits.

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This award is presented for transit innovations that break with conventional processes and extend beyond marginal improvements in products and services. Innovation will be considered related to technical, process and/or financial transit components.

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This award recognizes an exceptional development and implementation of marketing and communications initiatives pertaining to advertising, internal and external corporate communications and public relations.

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This award recognizes transit organizations for their commitment to enhancing the safety and security of transit employees and/or customers through the development and implementation of effective safety and/or security programs. These initiatives may include programs that create and sustain a culture of safety within the workplace and result in exceptional service and security for the public.

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