Aboriginal Forest Products Business Leadership Awards
Outstanding leadership and performance honored at Opitciwan sawmill
On September 23, 2013, the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) awarded the Opitciwan (Quebec) sawmill the joint FPAC/CCAB Aboriginal Forest Products Business Leadership Award. The C$5,000 prize celebrates the success of Aboriginal entrepreneurs in a forest products business that exemplifies business leadership, exceptional environmental and safety performance, and the delivery of high-quality products and services. The Opitciwan sawmill is a joint venture of the Atikamekw Council of Obedjiwan and Resolute Forest Products.