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Awards and Recognition

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World Leaders magazine

World Leaders Magazine

We are happy to announce Tracy Valko is featured and considered as one of the world’s most influential #leaders making a difference in the #mortgage industry 2021

Nominated K-W Oktoberfest Rogers Women of the Year

We are thrilled to announce Tracy Valko has been nominated as an K-W Oktoberfest Rogers Woman of the Year! The K-W Oktoberfest Rogers Women of the Year recognizes and pays tribute to outstanding women in the community in the following categories: Arts & Culture; Community Service; Entrepreneur; Health & Wellness; Lifetime Achievement; Professional; Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math (STEAM); and Young Adult.

Nominated RBC Canadian Woman of Influence

We are thrilled to announce Tracy Valko has been nominated as an RBC Canadian Woman of Influence! RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards is the premier national awards program for celebrating the acheivements of the most successful in this inspiring group. For 29 years, the awards have shone a spotlight on Canada’s most accomplished and impactful women who have demonstrated excellence – from economic growth to social change, from global reach, across multiple sectors. For more information about the awards or to nominate someone please visit RBC Women of Influence.

Chamber of Commerce (Cambridge) – Marketing Excellence 2021

The outstanding achievements of the local business community was recognized Thursday night (Sept. 24) at the Cambridge Chamber of Commerce’s Business Excellence Awards.

Consumer’s Choice Award 2016 – 2021 – Business Excellence

Tracy and The Valko Team received the Consumer Choice Award for the 6th year in a row! Given to one local business in each category back on third-party surveys, reputation and value.

Mortgage Awards of Excellence – Best New Broker 2020

In 2020, Tracy won the award for Best New Broker from the Mortgage Awards of Excellence.

Canadian Mortgage Awards Finalist

Broker of the Year (Fewer Than 25 Employees) Finalist!


Expert recommended Top Mortgage Broker in Kitchener, ON. All of our mortgage brokers actually face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes everything from checking reviews, ratings, reputation, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. You deserve only the best!

Dominion Lending Centres – Hero Hall of Fame

Tracy and The Valko Team received the Hero Hall of Fame award from DLC.

Global 100 Mortgage Professional

Tracy and The Valko Team were recognized as one of the Global 100 top rated Mortgage Brokers from CMP Magazine!

Broker of the Year Award of Excellence

In November, Tracy was honoured with the Broker of the Year Award of Excellence from Mortgage Professionals Canada. This is a huge accomplishment for Tracy and The Valko Team as this award is given to those who are truly outstanding in all areas of our industry. https://youtu.be/9nk7lyPNxAs

Three Best Rated

In August 2018, Tracy and The Valko Team were recognized as one of Kitchener’s top rated Mortgage Brokers on the website threebestrated.com.

CMP’s Women of Influence 2017

Tracy was, once again, noted as a Woman of Influence in the mortgage industry in 2017, noting her political involvement, and many speaking engagements.

Record Reader Award

The Valko Team was honoured to be voted as our Region’s Favourite Mortgage Company for the second year running!

CMP Magazine’s Top 75 Brokers

In May of 2017, Tracy was honoured with the #33 spot in Canada’s Top 75 Brokers! Check out all of the other great mortgage professionals that made the cut here.

The Expert Network, 2016

In 2016, Tracy was approached to become a part of The Expert Network. The Expert Network connects selected professionals together via an online service database. As an international organization, The Expert Network chooses their members based on their impact, both professionally and in their community, professional designations, and expertise in their field – and we are proud to be recognized as a part of this network!

Record Reader Award, Platinum, 2016

In August, based on votes, Tracy received a nomination spot on the ballot for Favourite Mortgage/Lending Company in Kitchener-Waterloo in the Professional Services category. Readers then voted for their favourites, and in October, Tracy received the Platinum Record Reader Award in the above category! Our team is truly thankful to be recognized by our clients and peers in this Region!

Canadian Mortgage Professional’s Women of Influence 2016

Tracy was recognized as a Woman of Influence in CMP magazine in 2016. See the interview with Tracy that was featured in the special issue in our Publications section below!

2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017 Nominatee for Mortgage Broker of the Year with Canadian Mortgage Professionals

Dominion Lending Centres Canada, 2016

Throughout 2016, Tracy was consistently placed in the Top Rankings with Dominion Lending Centres. Consistently placing in the Top 50 Brokers across Canada, 2016 has been highlighted by being within the Top 10 every single month since April.

Dominion Lending Centres Canada, 2015

Throughout 2015, Tracy and the Valko Team were recognized with many sales benchmark awards from Dominion Lending Centres. It is a true honour to be recognized among the best within our company!

Dominion Lending Centres Canada December 2014

Tracy placed third among 2400 Dominion Lending Centres’ Brokers for number of mortgages funded in December 2014.


As a passionate member of our community, the Tracy Valko Mortgage Team is often featured in local publications.

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Feature Article in CMP’s 2016 Women of Influence Issue

Dominion Grand Magazine

Team Feature in CMP’s Top Brokerage Issue

Living Grand in Grand River Magazine

Neighbours of Grand River Magazine

Canadian Mortgage Professional’s Women of Influence 2015

Tracy was recognized as a Woman of Influence in the mortgage industry in Canadian Mortgage Professional magazine in 2015.

Top 75 Mortgage Brokers 2015 – Canadian Mortgage Professionals

Tracy was recognized as one of Canada’s top 75 Mortgage Brokers in CMP magazine in 2015!

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