Awards & Certifications Sipco is proudly committed to excellence in our products and services. ISO 9001 (1998 – present) Earned first ISO 9001 Certification for our quality management system in 1998; renewed and maintained ever since. Grant Thornton Private Business Growth Award (2016) President & CEO, Sheila Oakes, nominated for Grant Thornton Private Business Growth Award. Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year (2016) President & CEO, Sheila Oakes, nominated for Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year. BC Exporter Award (2015) Nominated for The BC Export Awards by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME), the nation’s largest trade and industry association. Business of the Year (2000) Awarded the Business of the Year Award, presented by Delta Chamber of Commerce and Safeway Canada.