New Flyer Industries Inc. was presented with the Canadian
Innovation Award for Global Business of the Year by Economic Development Canada
at a ceremony on Oct. 17, in Toronto.
“The 2,300 women and men of New Flyer are very pleased to
have received this prestigious award, which recognizes our global leadership in
the manufacture of advanced transit vehicles that help clean the air, reduce
dependency on non-renewable fossil fuels and create high quality jobs,” said
John Marinucci, New Flyer’s president and CEO.
This award recognizes successes at adapting products and
processes to new export markets. New Flyer was selected because of its
exceptionally strong leadership as a global manufacturer and model corporate