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Natsima Nutraceuticals Win NCB Nation Builder Award
Published: Friday, December 15, 2017 11:54:52 AM

The 2017 DBJ National Business Model Competition winners, NATSIMA NUTRACEUTICALS from Northern Caribbean University (NCU) walked away  the winners in the Business Model Award category recently at National Commercial Bank’s(NCB’s) 10th staging of the Nation Builder Awards ceremony at the Jamaica Pegasus.


NATSIMA was the sole nominee and recipient in this category. They placed first (1st) nationally and 4th in the world out of over 5000 entrants at the International Business Model Competition held in Silicon Valley earlier this year.


All the members of team NATSIMA were present to receive this prestegious award along with their mentor and coach, Mrs. Hazel O’Conner and Ms Nadeen Campbell Assistant VP of University Relations. Other awards for the evening included:

   Nation Builder Award

    Vision Award

    Innovation Award

    Special Recognition Award

    Young Entrepreneur Award

    Middle Market Customers Award

Knutsford Express, Fontana Pharmacy, Caribbean Flavours and Fragrances Ltd.were all nominees in the Nation Builder Award category but Knutsford Express walked away with this award while Fontana got an honorary mention for the outstanding work they have been doing within the community over the years.

The chief judge for the event was Mr Harold Davis, Chief Executive Officer at the Jamaica Buisness Development Corporation (JBDC) .

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