People on the short list were invited to attend the event but only found out if they had won during the ceremony.
|Susan Evans Shaw - Co-Chair|
|David Cohen, Dr. Ross Penny, Chris Pannell,James E. Elliott|
Missing: Marilyn Gear Pilling
Pat Mackesy (Arts Hamilton Board of Directors) was the Master of Ceremonies. Guest presenters were Bob Farrow, Donna Skelly, Robert Howard, Luke Brown, Annette Paiement and Mayor-elect Bob Bratina.
|The Musicians - Jonny Kerr and Shari Dunn|