QUEBEC CITY, Mar. 15, 2010 (Canada NewsWire Group) -- /CNW Telbec/ -- Atrium Innovations Inc. (TSX: ATB), a recognized leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of professionally endorsed, science-based products for the health and nutrition industry, won the "high-tech" prize at the 2010 Fidéides Gala, organized by the Québec Chamber of Commerce last Thursday, March 11. More than 700 representatives from the business community gathered for the 27th edition of the gala, held at the Québec Congress Centre. Each year, the contest rewards the boldness, creativity and success of entrepreneurs from the regions of Québec, Kamouraska and Chaudière-Appalaches.
Atrium Innovations' Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Pierre Fitzgibbon, was proud to receive this recognition from the business community on behalf of the Company: "This award means a great deal to us, in addition to the steady growth we have experienced over the past few years, it rewards the commitment of the whole Atrium team to our values of excellence and quality. This commitment is reflected as much in our research and development efforts as in the quality of our products. This excellence relies on a rigorous scientific approach, on a strict quality control process as well as on the use of first-class ingredients. I also take this opportunity to thank each member of our team, whose contribution is essential to Atrium's success. This honor belongs to all our Company's employees."
Atrium Innovations Inc. is a globally recognized leader in the innovation, formulation, production and commercialization of science-based and professionally endorsed products for the health & nutrition industry. The Company focuses primarily on growing segments of the health and nutrition markets which are benefiting from the trends towards healthy living and the ageing of the population. Atrium markets a broad portfolio of finished products through its highly specialized sales and marketing network in more than 35 countries, primarily in North America and Europe. Atrium has over 900 employees and operates seven manufacturing facilities.
Additional information about Atrium is available on its website at www.atrium-innovations.com.