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The 3rd Annual French-American Business Awards (FABA) Pacific Northwest took place Friday, May 12 at the Rainier Club in Seattle.
We celebrated the achievements of 32 outstanding individuals in the French-American business community in the Pacific Northwest. You can read more about our 2017 nominees here.
The finalists for the 2017 event were:
Gold Award: Claudia Mitchell, CEO & Co-Founder, Universal Cells
Special Distinction: Sophie Coffinières, President & Co-Founder, EFG Seattle
Gold Award: Alliance Française de Portland, Sherry Charles, Director
Special Distinction: Canoe Island French Camp, Connie Jones, Camp Director
Gold Award: Zodiac Aerospace, Laurent Debuire, Product Development Director
Special Distinction: La Parisienne French Bakery, Patrick Morin, Founder
Community Contribution Award:
Gold Award: Véronique Dussud, Head of School, French Immersion School of Washington
Gold Award: Philippe Boulot, Executive Chef, Multnomah Athletic Club
Gold Award: Coriolis Composites, Burak Uzman, US Representative
Special Distinction: Space Cargo Unlimited, Nicolaus Gaume, Co-Founder & CEO
Photos of the event, taken by Folrev Photography, can be found here.
Visit the dedicated website for more information on the event here.