May 9

Imperial Manufacturing Group named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies 13 years in a row

Richibucto, NB – May 9, 2023 – Imperial Manufacturing Group, a manufacturer of HVAC and building products founded in 1979, was recognized for its industry-leading performance, its global business practices, and its sustained growth by receiving the prestigious 2023 Canada’s Best Managed Companies award 13 years in a row.

Celebrating its 30th anniversary, Canada’s Best Managed Companies program awards excellence in private Canadian-owned Companies. To attain the designation, companies are evaluated on their leadership in the areas of strategy, culture and commitment, capabilities, and innovation, governance, and financial performance.

“We are very proud to have once again been chosen as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies,” said Founder and CEO Normand Caissie. “Knowing that we continue to attain the program’s ambitious and comprehensive criteria is a testament to our company’s hard work.”

Canada’s Best Managed Companies is one of the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing innovative and world‑class businesses. Every year, hundreds of entrepreneurial companies compete for this designation in a rigorous and independent evaluation process.

Applicants are evaluated by an independent panel of judges with representation from program sponsors and special guests.

“Our ability to adapt and quickly respond to challenges is how we continues to succeed in an ever-changing business world,” said President Bradley Spencer. “Focusing on relationships with our customers, our suppliers, and our employees has permitted us to continue to grow our business strategically.”

The 2023 cohort of Best Managed companies share common themes such as having a people-centric culture, targeting effective ESG strategies, and accelerating operational digitization.

“To become a Best Managed Platinum Club winner is a huge accomplishment,” said Derrick Dempster, Partner, Deloitte Private and Co-Leader, Canada’s Best Managed Companies program. “Companies such as Imperial Manufacturing Group who attain this high standard of excellence demonstrate consistent resilience, versatility, and strategic acuity. Year after year, they thrive in a competitive, rapidly changing market. This year’s winners should take pride in attaining this prestigious award in recognition of their significant and ongoing contributions to Canada’s business landscape.”

For more information about Canada’s Best Managed Companies program, visit