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2017 Winners: CATA Technology Innovation Award

CATA Technology Innovation Award – Ongweoweh Corp.

Awarded to a CAMSC certified Aboriginal or Minority-owned business for the most innovative new technology-based product or service. The product has recognized performance in operations, design and market success establishing Canada’s international reputation for innovation and excellence.

Ongweoweh Corp. is an industry leader in pallet sourcing, implementation and management. Founded in 1978 by Frank C. Bonamie, a former chief of the Cayuga Indian Nation of New York State, Ongweoweh Corp now has over $196-million in revenues, servicing Fortune 500 and privately-owned companies throughout North America.  Ongweoweh Corp works with its customers and suppliers to develop successful distribution packaging systems offering minimalist design, reduced cost and limited environmental impact. A keen user of technology, Ongweoweh Corp added GSI mapping to its advanced reporting technology in 2017. Over the past five years, this innovative mindset has led the company to more than double in size. Ongweoweh Corp is changing that by offers a single string of solutions, including the ability to track business movements and customer behaviours. By embracing technology, Ongweoweh Corp is finding smart and innovative ways to manage the supply chain.