Lauding those who have contributed
Yesterday, The Gleaner Company presented 13 special awards at their annual Honour Awards ceremony held at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel. The award recognises the initiative, accomplishment and courage of individuals or organisations that have contributed significantly to improving Jamaica.
Taking the 'Honouree of the Year' award was the GraceKennedy Group, while the company also copped the Business Award. Thirteen other individuals and groups were awarded in the categories of Sports, Science and Technology, Entertainment, Health and Wellness, Public Service, and Education. There were also three special awards in the categories of Business, Sports, and Education in addition to a lifetime achievement award presented to Marcia Griffiths.
Here are the highlights.