Plenty to be proud of in Pictou County

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The 28th annual Business Achievement Awards were handed out last night by the Pictou County Chamber.

Award winners included:

Large Business – Sponsored by the Municipality of Pictou County

Recipient: Sullivan Fuels – Wade and Emily Sullivan

Small Business – Sponsored by Michelin

Recipient: Our Turn to Cook – Brenda Kennedy

Barrie MacMillan Entrepreneur of the Year – Sponsored by Grant Thornton

Recipient: Bruce and Joyce Winmill

Business Engagement – Sponsored by Northern Pulp

Recipient: The Hemlock Group

Leadership in Business – Sponsored by Mac, Mac & Mac

Recipient: S.W. Weeks Construction

New Business – Sponsored by Northern Opportunities for Business Limited

Recipient: Tabitha & Co- Tabitha Coleman, Bramble Hill Farm – Cathy Munro

Community Partners – Sponsored by Sobeys

Recipient: Margie Grant-Walsh (Big Brothers Big Sisters) and Michelle Ward (Kids First)

Export Achievement – Sponsored by NS Business Inc

Recipient: J.J. MacKay Meters – James MacKay

Special Recognition- Sponsored by RBC

Recipient: The Bennett Family

Women in Business – Sponsored by Centre for Women in Business

Recipient: Sherry Blinkhorn – Blinkhorn Real Estate

Diversity in Business – Sponsored by Nova Scotia Works – Career Connections

Recipient: Glen Haven Manor

Lifetime Achievement – Sponsored by Advocate

Recipient: Frank Sobey

See more coverage in next week’s edition of The Advocate.