Join us on the red carpet to celebrate!

Join us for an extraordinary celebration of the achievements and innovations of the best new products of 2020 with our 28th Annual Canadian Grand Prix New Products Awards Virtual Gala celebration.


28th Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards Virtual Gala

June 3, 2021

Networking Reception ft. Cocktails and Coffee with Colin
1:00 am – 2:00 pm ET | 10:00 am – 11:00 am PT

Awards Presentation hosted by James Cunningham
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET | 11:00 – 1:00 pm PT

Virtual Gala Tickets
RCC Member: Individual $99 | Group of 6 $499
Non-Member: Individual $199 | Group of 6 $995

Event Hosting Platform

The 28th Canadian Grand Prix New Product Award virtual gala will be hosted on the Shindig platform which provides the unique opportunity for audience members to connect with each other in private video chat and watch the event together. This platform is accessed through your browser and does not require any downloads.

Meet Your Host: James Cunningham

James is an award-winning comedian and lecturer, and most recently, bestselling author. James is the hilarious host and associate producer of the TV series Eat St., which airs on Cooking Channel USA, Food Network Canada, and in more than a dozen other countries around the world. He is the author of the bestselling cookbook of the same name (Eat St.), wherein he shares recipes from the most daring, delicious, and inventive street food that can be found anywhere. James can also be seen regularly on The Marilyn Denis Show on CTV. James has been featured on many national and international network television shows including Last Comic Standing, Just for Laughs, and Comedy Now. When not filming Eat St., James keeps himself busy performing at comedy clubs and corporate shows everywhere.

Cocktails and Coffee with Colin

Colin Asuncion is Toronto’s beloved finalist from Season 3 of The Great Canadian Baking Show (CBC, Netflix). Since competing on the Baking Show, Colin has appeared on Breakfast Television, CTV’s The Social, CityNews Montreal, and is featured in ad campaigns for Robin Hood Flour and Fleischmann’s Yeast. Colin was also a recurring commentator on MTV’s The After Show. Colin has hosted the Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards Gala, the One of a Kind Show web series The Journey of Craft, and most recently the Opera Atelier Versailles Gala.