The South FloridaManufacturers Association, a non-profit trade organization that promotes the growth and economic well-being of local manufacturers, has chosen Vivant Skin Care as a finalist for its 2013 “Manufacturer of the Year” award in the category of companies sized 1-50 employees. Vivant is one of thirteen finalists and is up against Girard Equipment, Inc., Pharmatech LLC, Smart for Life and SynergyLabs.
Vivant received word via email earlier this week and CEO KellyFulton-Kendrick had this to say: “We are extremely honored to be nominated for this award and are now very proud and excited to have been selected as a finalist. We thank Mr. Phil Centonze and his team for the visit and recognition and wish all the rest of the finalists the best of luck.”
The winner will be announced on Thursday, April 18th, 2013 during the organization’s “Recognition of Excellence Awards Banquet”, to be held at the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum in Dania Beach, FL.
According to the SMFA website, “SFMA’s advocacy in Tallahassee, in partnership with the Manufacturers Association of Florida, has helped members save millions of dollars in sales tax exemptions and training grant funding. SFMA is continuing its efforts to make Florida a state that fosters manufacturing growth all the while providing needed services, workforce development and networking opportunities.”
For more information, visit http://sfma.org.