16th French-American Business Awards (FAB Awards 2017)
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The French-American Chamber of Commerce, New England (FACCNE) welcomes applications for its 2017 French-American Business Awards! The Awards recognize Innovation, Leadership and Excellence.

Start-ups, SMEs and large companies with a presence in New England and a connection to France are invited to apply.


It's easy to apply. Please complete the following survey. The deadline for entries is March 1, 2017 at midnight. If you have any question, please email contact@faccne.org


 
Required 1.
What is your sector of activity?

 

Digital technology and Media
Healthcare and Wellness (Drugs, Device, App,...)
Environment and Sustainability (Energy, Construction, App...)
Hospitality (Hotels, Restaurants, Tourism, App,..)
Fintech (Banking,...)
Luxury
Retail
Other  
Required 2.
Please provide the name and contact information for your company's administrative contact (e.g. logo files, marketing materials, etc.).
 

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Required 3.
Please provide a brief description of your company.
 

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Required 4.
When did your business begin in the United States?
 

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Required 5.
How is your company connected with France?
We are a French owned company
We have French executives on our board or in senior positions
We do business with France
We have academic partnerships in France
We have offices in France
Other  
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Required 6.
Why did you select New England to establish your business or branch? Please, be specific. 
 

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Required 7.
How many employees does your company have today:
1. In the United States?
2. In France?
3. Worldwide?
 

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How many employees did your company hire in 2015 and/or 2016: 
1. In the United States?
2. In France?
3. Worldwide?

 

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What was your revenue growth in 2015 and/or 2016:  
1. In the United States?
2. In France?
3. Worldwide?
 

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What was your profit growth in 2015 and/or 2016:
1. In the United States?
2. In France?
3. Worldwide?
 

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Please, explain how you have been growing your business: 
Through strategic alliances
Through joint ventures
Through merger and acquisition
Through organic growth
Other  
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What distinguishes your company from your competitors? Please be specific by naming your key sources of competitive differentiation (such as patents, technology innovations.).  

 

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Required 13.
What type of recognition have your company received ? (Please be specific by naming the recognition and the year). 
Awards
Media coverage
Other  
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14.
Optional: Insert one or two client references.  
 

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15.
Optional: Describe any business initiatives or achievements you would like to share with the FACCNE:
 

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Why does your company deserve a FAB Awards ? What is your impact between France and New England?

 

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17.
If your company is selected as a finalist by the jury in March, who will deliver the pitch at the 2017 FACCNE's Awards ceremony (May 25th, 2017)?

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Email Address:
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Any questions? Please contact our awards committee at awards@faccne.org


Founded in 1896, the French-American Chamber of Commerce (FACC) is a bi-national non-profit association that is devoted exclusively to the development and improvement of economic, commercial and financial relations between the U.S. and France. The 20-chapter FACC national network includes offices in all major metropolitan U.S. cities, as well as 4,000 members across a broad range of fields.