26 November 2010
26 November 2010
Nida-Core Corporation has been presented the Entrepreneurship International Business Leadership Award by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce during the Americas Linkage Conference.
This award, presented once a year, recognizes businesses engaged in international activities, whether for-profit or not-for-profit, that significantly impact the economy of the state of Florida. Nominees this year for the award ceremony included companies such as Burger King, IBM, Intelsat, Odebrecht Construction, the Port of Miami, Royal Shipping Lines and Telefonica USA.
From humble beginnings 23 years ago, Nida-Core Corp has grown into a worldwide leader in the structural composites core materials field.
Founded in New York in 1987 by Damien Jacquinet and headquartered in Port St Lucie, Florida, Nida-Core Corp now operates three locations worldwide, and plans to open a fourth one in China and/or Brazil. It sells light, strong, durable, virgin and/or recycled engineered products in 54 countries worldwide for various applications.
Accepting the award, Damien Jacquinet, father of four small children, thanked his wife and mother in attendance for their unconditional love and support, and his highly dedicated team. Nothing happens without a great team. I am quite thankful to highly dedicated colleagues who made Nida-Core grow all these years. Present today, on behalf of our team, and celebrating this week his tenth year at Nida-Core, Nick Dan, US National Sales Manager, encompasses the motivation, hard work and commitment of Nida-Core associates.
Nida-Cores sales grew an astonishing 40% as a yearly average from 2001 until today, continued Damien Jacquinet. Our unparallel offering and dedication to customer satisfaction let us envision a great future for Nida-Core.
Nick Dan added, While other companies in the past few years have wavered, I have seen Nida-Core not only strive, but receive such awards as this very prestigious Innovation award. Damien Jacquinet is the epitome of a business man who devotes countless hours of work and sacrifice to be just what this award represents Innovation, and the drive to grow and operate a successful business. In addition, developing new products to fit the needs of our customers and the environment. We at Nida-Core, are thankful for the award and acknowledgement of the hard work we put in to be a leader in the industry. Bravo Damien and staff.
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