Sealed Air won 2016 Large Company of the Year at French American Business Awards
FACCNE Announces the 2016 FAB Awards Winners
Cambridge, MA -The French American Chamber of Commerce, New England (FACCNE) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 French American Business Awards:
- 2016 Start-up of the Year - Memory-Lane.tv
- 2016 SME of the Year - Hemarina
- 2016 Large Company of the Year- Sealed Air
The winners were announced at an Awards Ceremony during the FACCNE’s 30th Anniversary gala at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Cambridge on April 27. FACCNE’s 15th FAB Awards promote merit in innovation by recognizing companies who have made extraordinary contributions to the development of the French-American business community in New England. The six finalists presented their companies to the audience in a 90 second pitch. Attendees voted to determine the winner for each category of the competition.
The runner-up finalists competing were MatchUpBox, AMA and iXBlue.In his speech, Patrick Bian, FACCNE’s President, thanked the three former Presidents: Marie Landel (1995-1998), Maurice Gervais (1998-2012), Francois Ducroux (2012-2015). Bian also thanked all FACCNE sponsors, members and partners for their support, trust and contribution over the 30 past years. A gift was presented to Maurice as FACCNE’s President Emeritus.
Over 150 attendees celebrated this important milestone amid a warm and entertaining atmosphere of networking, dinner, raffle and silent auction.