The Fairfax Presidents’ Innovation Award is Back for 2018!

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We are excited to announce that The Fairfax Presidents’ Innovation Award is returning for 2018.  We established this award to recognize individuals or teams at Fairfax operating companies whose innovations have had a transformative and positive impact on their organizations.


Winning individuals or teams will be recognized during the Fairfax Annual Meeting. At the Annual Meeting, the winning initiative will be announced to shareholders during Prem Watsa’s presentation. The President’s Innovation Cup will also be passed on to the winning individual or team!

Selection Criteria

Submissions should reflect innovations, implemented in 2018, that have had a transformative and positive impact on your organizations. More details on the criteria can be found in the award description document attached. 


The deadline for submissions is Friday, January 11th, 2019.  Please use the attached submission form as a guide to explain your innovation and its impact. The completed submission form is to be sent via email to Alexandra Collins ( Top submissions will be selected for a short list and will have the opportunity to present to the selection committee on their innovations. 

More details on The Presidents’ Innovation Award can be found in the attached award description document. Please direct any questions and submissions to Alexandra Collins at or 416-646-3558.