19th French-American Business Awards | FAB Awards 2020
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In light of the Covid-19 situation, the 2020 Awards Ceremony and Competition have been postponed. New date to be announced soon. But, still, the French-American Chamber of Commerce, New England (FACCNE) welcomes applications for its 2020 French-American Business Awards. 

Now in their 19th year, the FAB Awards recognize excellence, innovation and leadership in New England businesses with a connection to France

They are the leading competition for French and American Startups, Scale ups and larger companies developing their business in the Boston area. 

If you are a start-up, a SME or a large company with a presence in New England and a connection to France, you are invited to apply ! 

Your company does not need to be profitable to apply; and past candidates can re-apply ! 

Ready to apply ? Please complete the following survey! 

Please feel free to email to events@faccne.org any additional information such as brochures, videos, press releases, that you think could support your candidacy.

Please note that modifications to the responses to this survey are not changeable
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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,...)
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Please provide the name, job title and contact information for your company's administrative contact (if we need to ask for logo files, marketing materials, etc.). 

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Please provide a description of your company (activity, background, strategy, successes, projects, etc.)


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When did your business begin in the United States?

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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
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Why did you select New England to establish your business or branch? Please, be specific. 

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

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What was your revenue and your revenue growth in 2018 and 2019:  
1. In the United States?
2. In France?
3. Globally?

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What was your profit and profit growth in 2018 and 2019:  
1. In the United States?
2. In France?
3. Globally?

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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
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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, etc.).  


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What type of recognition has your company received? (Please be specific by naming the recognition and the year). 
Media coverage
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Optional: Describe any business initiatives or achievements you would like to share with FACCNE:

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Why does your company deserve a FAB Award? 


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If your company is selected as a finalist by the jury, who will deliver the pitch at the 2020 FACCNE's Awards ceremony in Boston? (date TBD)


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First Name:
Last Name:
Job Title:
Company Name:
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Email Address:
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Candidates are encouraged to submit additional supporting information (brochures, files, videos, articles, etc...) to events@faccne.org

Any questions? Please contact FACCNE at contact@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.