Business New Brunswick

Companies receive Innovation Recognition Awards (08/10/21)

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Oct. 21, 2008

FREDERICTON (CNB) - Fifteen New Brunswick companies were honoured last night for their ability to adopt innovative practices, as Business New Brunswick Minister Greg Byrne announced the Innovation Recognition Award recipients.

"These companies have demonstrated that in New Brunswick you can be more innovative, more creative and more successful," said Byrne. "Our innovative small businesses will be integral to achieving our goal of self-sufficiency by 2026."

The award recipients were nominated by their local Enterprise agency. The recognition takes place every year at the beginning of Small Business Week.

The 2008 winners are:

"Our 26,000 small businesses make an outstanding contribution to the provincial economy," Byrne said. "New Brunswick is home to several dynamic and innovative companies, and these recipients are some examples of the many small businesses that exemplify these traits. I congratulate these award winners and all of the successful businesses that continue to be innovative here in our province."


MEDIA CONTACT: Ryan Donaghy, Communications, Business New Brunswick, 506-453-2694.