(Timmins, ON) – NORCAT is honoured and proud to announce that we have been awarded the De Beers Canada Indigenous Partnership Award at the 2018 Nova Business Excellence Awards held in Timmins, Ontario on May 10th, 2018. The De Beers Canada Indigenous Partnership Award recognizes a business that demonstrates outstanding achievements in Indigenous relations, including economic development, employment and training, and Indigenous community support.
“We are truly honoured to be recognized for this award as it not only demonstrates our commitment to working with First Nations across Canada, but also exemplifies our dedication to develop meaningful partnerships to deliver our mandate.” says NORCAT Manager, Ken Stewart. “I want to thank the community of Timmins, the Aboriginal Women In Mining, De Beers, and the organizers and judges for this wonderful recognition”.
More than 700 people attended the ceremonies, hosted by the Timmins Chamber of Commerce. Now in its 16th year, the annual awards gala shares the success stories of Timmins businesses and highlights the positive impact they have on the community.