20 October 2016
FREDERICTON, NB – The Fredericton Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Business Excellence Awards at the Delta Fredericton on 20 October 2016. Recognizing outstanding achievement in business and community involvement, awards were presented in seven categories.
“We frequently don’t do a great job of celebrating our successes in New Brunswick, which is so important as we work through difficult financial times” said Krista Ross, CEO of the Fredericton chamber. “This event provides an opportunity to do just that. It is a re-energizing evening for our organization and all of the finalists and recipients.”
The recipients of the Fredericton chamber’s 2016 Business Excellence Awards are as follows:
|140 Carleton Resilience Award:
Teed Saunders Doyle & Co.
|Jim Gilbert's Wheels & Deals Not-For-Profit
Special Olympics NB
|Credit Unions Small Business Award:
Second Showing Boutique
|Elliott McCrea Hill Community Leadership
Through Business Award:
|UPS Large Business Award:
Dillon Consulting Limited
|Wilson Insurance Ltd. Start-up Award:
East Coast Chiropractic
Opportunities NB (Opportunités NB) Business Person of the Year Award:
“This is my ninth year as a Fredericton chamber board member and I continued to be impressed by the innovative and community-minded businesses in the area,” added Stephen Hill, chamber past president and chair of the awards selection committee. “Our vision is ‘Community Prosperity Through Business’ and the Business Excellence Awards are the perfect embodiment of that idea. It’s an evening to reflect on the impact of business in Fredericton - the services it provides, the jobs it creates, and
the families it supports.”
With more than 950 members, the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce is one of Atlantic Canada’s largest chambers of commerce. A dynamic business organization, the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce is actively engaged in policy development that affects the competitiveness of our members and of the Canadian business environment. The Chamber’s vision is ‘Community Prosperity Through Business’.
Contact: Krista Ross, CEO – (506) 458-8006