The New Brunswick Multicultural Council will be recognizing New Brunswick employers and individuals for their best practices in the areas of diversity, inclusion and integration of newcomers into the NB labour market at the Growing Together conference. In order to reflect the tremendous linguistic and geographic diversity of New Brunswick employers, two categories of awards, Anglophone and Francophone, will be presented.

The nominees are as follows:

New Brunswick Large Business Champion for Cultural Diversity Nominees

New Brunswick Small/Medium Business Champion for Cultural Diversity Nominees

Immigrant Business Champion Nominees

New Brunswick Individual Champion for Cultural Diversity Nominees

- Clare Tahershamsi

- Erika Cantu

- Kathy Whynot

- Heather Keats

- Eric Thibodeau

- Alain Shogonya Nasombwa

- Angelique Simpson

- Lina Gharbiya

- Rahma Kouraich

- Dan Elman

- Lynn Appleby

- Kim Chamberlain

- Madge Lagman

- Junior Kalala

Immigrant Youth Champion Nominees

- Jiaojiao Meng

- Allison Liu

- Inda Intiar

- Arina Fedosieva

- Yuzhi Yang