‘The 4th annual French-American Business Awards was a very inspiring edition, celebrating the French entrepreneurial spirit and inspiring our community from Paris to San Francisco. Congratulations to all the laureates!’ – Eve Chaurand, President of the FACCSF.
This 2017 edition was the opportunity to celebrate 21 laureates from 11 distinct categories among the French-American community. With more than 300 guests at the Fairmont, the 4th edition of the 2017 FABA was a blast! Thank you to the attendees, the nominees, the advisory board, the jury members, sponsors and partners for making this event possible.
We were thrilled to welcome you all to highlight success stories of the leading French-American companies, startups and entrepreneurs of 2017. Attendees, please take a minute answer our short survey here to help us improve for the 2018 edition.
Congratulations again to all laureates! We wish them to continue their growth in the coming years and nurturing the French-American entrepreneurial spirit.
The FABA 2017 Laureates:
Special distinction: Guillaume Grapevine Nursery Inc.
Gold: Piperade, Bocadillos
Special Distinction: Le Comptoir, Gamine
High Tech over $30 million in revenue or funding
Gold Award: Talend
Special Distinction: Planisware
High Tech under $30 million in revenue or funding
Special Distinction: One2team
Life Science & Biotech
Gold Award: Arterys
Special Distinction: Adynxx
Gold Award: 42 Silicon Valley
Special Distinction: Alter Eco
Startup of the Year
Jury Choice’s Award: Ava
People Choice’s Award: Atlas Unlimited Inc.
Us Investment in France
Gold Award: GE Digital Europe Foundry
Special Distinction: Facebook France
Gold: Azur Wines
Special distinction: Hyde de Villaine
Woman Role Model
Gold: Virginie Simon
Special Distinction: Karine Allouche
Please visit the FABA website if you would like to have more information on each laureate.
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