Awards at the GCCI Annual Gala
An evening of elegance and reminisces as the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) honored its own and others at a Gala Awards Ceremony at the Guyana Pegasus on Wednesday night (December 4th 2013)
The GCCI took the opportunity too of remembering the contributions of its past presidents and about half a dozen of those past presidents were there to receive their accolades.
In terms of the lifetime achievement award that mark of distinction went to the Grande Dame of the Farfan and Mendes Group of Companies Ms. June Mendes for her commitment to the company, Guyana and her dedication to the Chamber over the years.
The awards to its own members ranged from the Young Business Executive Award for the person who demonstrated ambition skill, vision and tangible business success to awards for Businesses of the Year.
Corporate Citizenship, public service and Innovation in Business were also recognized by the Chamber.
This newscast (Capitol News) received the media award for outstanding coverage of the work of the Chamber and the Business Community