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Best Entrepreneur - Consumer Service from Stevies International Business Awards

Stevies International Business Awards

Aug 15, 2022

Bradley Jacobson Senior Engineer & Owner of Ultra Vac wins GOLD award for Best Entrepreneur - Consumer Services


Winners to Be Celebrated During Event in London on 15 October

Winnipeg, Manitoba – 15 August, 2022 – Bradley Jacobson, Senior Engineer & Owner of Ultra Vac Furnace & Duct Cleaning, was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Best Entrepreneur - Consumer Services category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards® today.

The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small - are eligible to submit nominations. The 2022 IBAs received entries from organizations in 67 nations and territories.

More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Best Entrepreneur categories, Company of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Startup of the Year, Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year, and Executive of the Year, among others. This year’s competition also featured a number of new categories to recognize organizations’ and individuals’ achievements in social media and thought leadership.

Bradley Jacobson has recently been awarded North America’s Most Influential Leader 2022 for BNS News Winner Magazine. Under Bradley’s guidance, Ultra Vac has been named Best Air Duct Cleaning in Winnipeg for 2022 by Quality Business Awards and has been voted one of Canada’s Best Businesses two years in a row (2021 & 2022) by The Canadian Business Review Board Inc.

Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 300 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process in June and July.

“We’re thrilled that we’re able to return to celebrating Stevie winners in person this year,” said Stevie Awards president Maggie Miller. “This year’s class of honourees are as innovative, adventuresome, persistent, and successful as we’ve ever had. We look forward to celebrating their achievements with them during our 15 October awards banquet in London.”

Details about The International Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners are available at

About Ultra Vac Furnace & Duct Cleaning

Ultra Vac ( is Manitoba’s top rated duct cleaning company (based on Google, Facebook and Kijijii reviews) and specializes in Commercial, Industrial and Residential duct cleaning. Ultra Vac’s fleet of specialized vehicles possesses the power and their technicians possess the expertise to clean even the most complex duct systems with excellence. Ultra Vac’s Integrity Pricing offers residential duct cleaning with Unlimited Vent & Duct Cleaning pricing. For the first time Manitobans know exactly what their duct cleaning will cost to have their home’s ENTIRE duct system cleaned from each vent back to their furnace before their technicians enter their home!

Ultra Vac also leads the industry with their Ultra Green Initiative. All of Ultra Vac’s Residential and Commercial vehicles use electric industrial vacuums instead of the industry standard gas powered vacuums. This innovative decision allows Ultra Vac to prevent the equivalent environmental pollution of 50,000 hours of cars driving each year! In inclement weather, Ultra Vac also uses custom canvas temporary doors to retain heat in businesses and homes while they are working.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 nominations each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honouring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at

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