Bonté Foods of Dieppe was the big winner at the Greater Moncton Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards Thursday night.
Bonté Foods, which produces over 300 food products, received the Excellence in Business (Large Enterprise) and the new People’s Choice Award. There were 38 nominees in the running for the People’s Choice award and over 10,000 votes received.
“We are so excited about the public’s response to this award,” Chamber of Commerce CEO Carol O’Reilly said in a news release. “It really shows they are connected to the local business community and wanting to get involved and recognize their local business owners for the amazing work they do.”
There were 27 finalists in the running in the nine other award categories. A panel of judges that represents various sectors of business chose the winners. A total of 10 awards were handed out during Thursday night’s gala at Casino New Brunswick.