2018 ORA Winners

Best Hardware Store (any size) – Quincaillerie Sainte-Julie

Quincaillerie Sainte-Julie

Michel Robidoux, Co-owner

Best Building Supply/Home Centre (under 15,000 square feet) – Ace Building Centre-Kaslo

Ace Building Supply Kaslo

Jeff and Monica Davie, Co-owners

Best Building Supply/Home Centre (over 15,000 square feet) – Matériaux JLS-BMR

Materiaux JLS-BMR

L-R: Ashley Lasalle, HR & Marketing; Patrick Lasalle, General Manager; and Connie Gutoskie Lasalle and Jean-Guy Lasalle, Co-owners

Best Large Surface Retailer (over 65,000 square feet) – Lowe’s South Windsor

Lowe's South Windsor

Rick Truant, Market Director for Lowe’s Canada, and Mark Birse, General Manager

Best Contractor Specialist Store – Form & Build Supply

Form & Build Supply

Greg Rea, General Manager

Young Retailer Award – Tyler Dueck, RONA Valley Enterprises

RONA Valley Enterprises

Tyler Dueck, Co-owner

Marc Robichaud Community Leader – Fort St. John Home Hardware Building Centre

Fort St. John HHBC

Douglas and Shelley Gallinger, Co-owners


All Time ORA Winners…



Beaver Lumber, Toronto, Ont.
Gow’s HHBC, Bridgewater, N.S.
Penticton HHBC, Penticton, B.C.
Sun Glo Home Improvement Centre, Nanaimo, B.C.



Beaver Lumber, Toronto, Ont.
Kingan HH, Peterborough, Ont.
Macleods True Value, High Prairie, Alta.
Maglio Building Centre, Nelson, B.C.
Materiaux Inovaco, Gatineau, Que.
McMunn & Yates Do-it Centre, Brandon, MN
Menard Renovation Centre, Cornwall, Ont.
Quincaillerie Lambert, Montreal, Que.
Stirling Homecare, Stirling, Ont.



Buckhorn Pro Hardware, Buckhorn, Ont.
Central Builder’s Supply, Courteny, B.C.
Guelph Pro Hardware, Guelph, Ont.
Hunter’s True Value, Melfort, Sask.
Materiaux Carrefour, Sherbrooke, Que.
Quigley Pro Hardware, Cobourg, Ont.
Quincaillerie Bromont, Bromont, Que.
Totem Building Supplies, Calgary, Alta.
Twin Cities Hardware, Labrador City, Nfld.



Handee Hardware True Value, Sexsmith, Alta.
Centre de renovation Prud’homme,
Repentigny, Que.
Comox Builder’s Supply, Comox, B.C.
Harrison’s Building Centre, Amherst, N.S.
Revy Home & Garden, Edmonton, Alta.
Westlock Building Supplies, Westlock, Alta.



Canadian Tire Corp., Toronto, Ont.
Novico Novi-Mart, Pintendre, Que.
Lumberland SuperCentre, Surrey, B.C.
Maplegrove Home Hardware, Oakville, Ont.
Preston Hardware, Ottawa, Ont.


Centre de renovation Pro Landry, Edmunston, N.B.
Hensall District Co-operative, Hensall, Ont.
Mountain Building Centres, Squamish, B.C.
South Cambridge HH, Cambridge, Ont.
Westgate Village HH, Cambridge, Ont.



Centre de renovation J.O. Levesque, Bedford, Que.
The Home Depot Canada, Toronto, Ont.
Gray-Mart True Value, Seeley’s Bay, Ont.
The Home Depot—Kitchener, Kitchener, Ont.
Lansing Buildall, Mississauga, Ont.



Beaver Lumber, Alliston, Ont.
J&H Builder’s Warehouse, Saskatoon, Sask.
Lansing Buildall, Scarborough, Ont.
Macleod’s True Value, Slave Lake, Alta.
Reno Depot, Montreal, Que.


Burg & Johnson Builder’s Supply,
Powell River, B.C.
The Home Depot Canada, Toronto, Ont.
Macleod’s True Value, Golden, B.C.
Maplegrove HH, Oakville, Ont.
Pierceys Building Supplies, Tantallon, N.S.
Rona L’entrepot, Saint-Bruno, Que.


Executive Home Building Centre, Red Deer, Alta.
Perth Home Hardware, Perth, Ont.
RONA Le Regional, Granby, Que.
Sylvan Lake True Value, Sylvan Lake, Alta.
W.S. Building Products, Lacombe, Alta.


Canadian Tire, Oakville, Ont.
Dolly’s Home Hardware, Qualicum Beach, B.C.
Fines HH Building Centre, Shelburne, Ont.
Payzant Building Products, Sackville, N.S.
Smyth’s True Value, Port Hardy, B.C.


Alf Curtis Home Improvements, Peterborough, Ont.
Bishop’s Do-it Centre, Bay Roberts, Nfld.
Macleod’s True Value, Merritt, B.C.
RONA-Revy Home & Garden, Vancouver, B.C.
Schuman Building Supplies, Charlottetown, P.E.I.
Quincaillerie St-Jean-Baptiste, Quebec City, Que.



Angileri Lumber, Windsor, Ont.
Claude Forget Inc., Mont-Tremblant, Que.
Nauss TIM-BR Mart, Bridgewater, N.S.
Tracadie Home Hardware, Tracadie, N.B.
Westbank Home Hardware, Westbank, B.C.


Grunthal Lumber, Grunthal, MN
The Home Depot Canada, Toronto, Ont.
Milton HH Building Centre, Milton, Ont.
RONA L’entrepot, Anjou, Que.
TIM-BR Mart, Kincardine, Ont.
TIM-BR Mart, Vegreville, Alta.


Osoyoos Home Hardware, Osoyoos, B.C.
Totem Building Supplies, St. Albert Alta.
R.A. Warner Building Supplies, Lyndhurst, Ont.
Sherwood BMR, Charlottetown, P.E.I.
The Home Depot—Park Royal,
West Vancouver, B.C.
Ryan Hare, KMS Tools, Coquitlam, B.C. 


Lethbridge HH, Lethbridge, Alta.
Vernon HH Building Centre, Vernon, B.C.
RONA Regina, Regina, Sask.
Woodland TIM-BR Mart, Grande Prairie, Alta.
Groupe Yves Gagnon BMR, Cheneville, Que.
RONA Hardware, Newcastle, Ont.



Windsor Home Hardware, Windsor, N.S.
RONA Black Diamond, Black Diamond, Alta.
Lloydminster HHBC, Lloydminster, Alta.
Stephens Home Centre (RONA), Sydney, N.S.
Duncan RONA, Duncan, B.C.
Doug Lemieux, L.B.H. Building Supplies (TIMBRMART), St. Albert, Alta.



Orillia HH Building Centre, Orillia, Ont.
Home Hardware Rimouski, Rimouski, Que.
Kamloops HH Building Centre, Kamloops, B.C.
Canadian Tire, Grimsby, Ont.
RONA Penticton, Penticton, B.C.
RONA Mont-Laurier, Mont-Laurier, Que.


Gow’s Home Hardware, Bridgewater, N.S.
Drummond BMR, Marmora, Ont.
Invermere HH Building Centre, Invermere, B.C.
RONA Windsor Home & Garden, Windsor, Ont.
Interlakes Building Supplies(RONA), Lone Butte, B.C.
Brandon Ford – Albertson’s Home Center (TIM-BR MART), Parksville, B.C.
Capital Building Supplies Ltd. (RONA), Prince George, B.C.



Hook’s RONA, Cloyne, Ont.
Pioneer HHBC Campbell River, B. C.
Reno-Depot Rimouski, Rimouski, Que.
Chris Galer – POCO Building Supplies Port Coquitlam, B. C.
Proudfoot’s Home Hardware Building Centre Pictou, N. S.
Dick’s Lumber, Surrey, B. C.
Renfrew HHBC, Renfrew, Ont.



POPS Home Hardware, High Prairie, AB
RONA Kemptville Building Centre, Kemptville, ON
Wellington Home Hardware, Wellington, ON
Chad Sonnenburg – Sonnenburg RONA, Massey, ON
TRU Hardware Breton, Breton, AB 



Rocky Mountain House Co-op, Rocky Mountain House, AB
Gananoque Home Hardware, Gananoque, ON
Sutton Home Hardware, Sutton West, ON
Erin Mills RONA, Mississauga, ON
Alf Curtis Home Improvements, Peterborough, ON
Nancy Powell-Quinn – Moffatt & Powell RONA, London, ON
Hickey’s TIM-BR MART, St.John’s, NF



Les Enterprises Nova Centre, Rawdon, QC
W. Filsinger & Sons, Guelph, ON
Harris Home Hardware, London, ON
RONA Golden Mile, Scarborough, ON
Contractor First by RONA, Calgary, AB
Josh Beusekom, TRU Fort MacLeod
LBH Building Supplies, St. Albert, AB



Best Hardware Store – Brantford Home Hardware, Brantford, Ont.;

Best Building Supply/Home Centre under 15,000 sq.ft. – Home Building Centre-Salmon Arm, Salmon Arm, B.C.;

Best Building Supply/Home Centre over 15,000 sq.ft. – Vanderhoof and Districts Co-op Home Centre, Vanderhoof, B.C.;

Best Contractor Specialist Store – Sen Western Wholesale Lumber (TIMBER MART) in Vancouver, B.C.;

Best Large Surface Retailer – RONA Home & Garden, Kelowna, B.C.;

Young Retailer of the Year – Cindy Caron and Raphaël D’Amours, Quincaillerie Palmarolle (TIMBER MART), Palmarolle, Que.;

Marc Robichaud Memorial Community Leader Award – Orillia Home Hardware Building Centre, Orillia, Ont.



Best Building Supply (under 15,000 square feet) – Materiaux Armand Dumaresq

Best Building Supply (over 15,000 square feet) – Discovery Co-op (North Battleford, Sask.)

Best Hardware Store – Gow’s Home Hardware (Bridgewater, N.S.)

Young Retailer – Haney Builders Supplies (Maple Ridge, B.C.)

Best Large Surface Retailer – Lowe’s Barrie (Barrie, Ont.)

Contractor Specialist – RONA Penticton (Penticton, B.C.)

Marc Robichaud Community Leader – Sayer Home Hardware (Hagersville, Ont.)