The trinidad Guardian / The T&T Chamber of Industry and Commerce has named the awardees and finalists for the 2017 edition of Champions of Business.
According to a media release from the Chamber yesterday, this year’s award ceremony and reception will take place on November 11 at the National Academy for the Performing Arts in Port-of-Spain.
Champions of Business is one of the Chamber’s signature annual events, highlighting the contributions of some of T&T’s finest business minds, while recognising their performance and excellence within the business sector.
The release said: “Established business leaders, emerging entrepreneurs and high-performing companies are nominated by their peers and members of the public, and winners are subsequently decided upon in the respective categories.
“This year, a category of award for Startups was introduced for the first time.”
Following are this year’s awardees, winners and finalists:
Business Hall of Fame-Inductees
? Dr. Rupert Indar, Southern Medical Clinic ? Mr. Lall Paladee (posthumous)- Pennywise Cosmetics Limited Internationally Known… T&T Owned Company of the Year Award ? Bermudez Biscuit Company Limited Start-up Award Finalists ? Dominique Lewis-Amare Probiotics Limited ? Nigel Jordan and Cheryl Baptiste-Twigs Natural Limited ? Shoma Persad and Tobye Gill-Tobye and Shoma ? Stefanie Thavenot and Alix Fitzwilliam – Sweet Beet Juice Company Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Finalists: ? Jules Sobion-Caesar’s Army Limited ? Ryan Perkins-Building Spaces Limited ? Melissa Moseley and Marklan Moseley – Sweet Nothings Edible Arrangements