NOVEMBER 30TH 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MEDIA RELEASE

 

THE GCIC 28TH ANNUAL BUSINESS AWARD CEREMONY was held on Saturday 26th November at the Trade Center where almost 300 patrons came together to celebrate collective successes for the past year. The key note speaker for the evening was Sir Ronald Sanders, who addressed the topic: “Brexit - Implications for the Economies of the CARIFORUM Countries. Winning the coveted “Business of the Year” title was Baron Foods. The keenly sought after award the Dr. Nicholas Earle Brathwaite Award for “Excellence in the Application of Digital Technology,” was won by Hexive Creative Agency, who also won the “Rising Star” award. This year saw a number of small businesses being nominated and winning awards. The awardees this year are:

 

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AWARDS

WINNERS

SPONSORS

1

 

ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE

 

 

TRUE BLUE BAY RESORT

 

 

RBTT G’DA. LTD.

 

2

 

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

 

GRENADA UNION OF TEACHERS  CO-OP CREDIT UNION

 

DIGICEL

3

 

EXCELLENCE IN TOURISM INDUSTRY

 

BUDGET MARINE GRENADA

 

G’DA. HOTEL AND TOURISM AUTHORITY

4

 

RISING STAR

 

HEXIVE CREATIVE AGENCY

 

GRENADA DISTILLERS LIMITED

5

 

SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

 

GRENADA MONTESSORI & PREPARATORY SCHOOL

 

SPICEISLE RETREADERS

6

 

EXCELLENCE IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION

 

BERTRAND JOHN

 

MARKETING AND NATIONAL IMPORTING BOARD (MNIB)

7

 

SERVICE EXCELLENCE

GRENADA COOPERATIVE BANK LTD.

HUBBARDS

8

 

EXPORTER OF THE YEAR

ADM CARIBBEAN AGRO INDUSTRIES

 

GRENLEC

9

 

MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR

 

GRENADA DISTILLERS LTD

 

ST. GEORGE’S UNIVERSITY

10

 

EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR

 

REPUBLIC BANK

 

HUBBARDS

11

 

BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

 

BARON FOODS GDA LIMITED

 

SOL EC LTD.

 

12

 

EXCELLENCE IN  AGRO-PROCESSING

 

GRENADA CHOCOLATE COMPANY

 

HUBBARDS

13

 

EXCELLENCE IN APPLICATION OF DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY

 

HEXIVE CREATIVE AGENCY

 

DR. NICHOLAS EARLE BRATHWAITE

14

 

 

SPECIAL AWARD TO JUNIOR ACHIEVERS

 

COCOA GALORE,

ST. JOSEPH CONVENT, ST. ANDREW

 

REPUBLIC BANK

15

 

SPECIAL AWARD TO PAST DIRECTOR

 

ELTON  J CHARLES

 

GCIC

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THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE

 

GRENLEC

FLOW

 

The Chamber wishes to thank all our sponsors for their continued support of the Chamber’s Annual Business Awards and all its activities.

We take this opportunity also to wish all our members a Happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year.

 

 

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For more information, please contact:

The Executive Director

Grenada Chamber of Industry and Commerce

ed@ grenadachamber.org

(473) 440-2937