NO. R-267. House concurrent resolution congratulating Sonnax Industries Inc. of Bellows Falls on its designation as the Vermont International Business Council’s Exporter of the Year.
Offered by: Representatives Obuchowski of Rockingham and Partridge of Windham.
Whereas, the Vermont International Business Council (VIBC) is a standing committee of the Vermont Chamber of Commerce, and
Whereas, each year, the VIBC designates as the Exporter of the Year a company that contributes significantly to Vermont’s international trade stature, and
Whereas, this award recognizes the innovation and hard work that a company competing in the global market has displayed, and
Whereas, in 2005, the VIBC has designated Sonnax Industries Inc. of Bellows Falls, a manufacturer of auto transmission parts, as the Exporter of the Year, and
Whereas, for the last three years, Sonnax’s export sales have experienced a double‑digit annual growth rate, and
Whereas, the company exports its products to more than 60 nations around the world, including emerging markets, and
Whereas, in presenting the award to Sonnax Industries Inc., the Vermont Chamber of Commerce’s Vice President Curtis Picard stated that Sonnax Industries exemplifies the spirit and intent of the annual Exporter of the Year award, now therefore be it
Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives:
That the General Assembly congratulates Sonnax Industries Inc. of Bellows Falls on its designation as the Vermont International Business Council’s Exporter of the Year, and be it further
Resolved: That the secretary of state be directed to send a copy of this resolution to Sonnax Industries Inc. in Bellows Falls.
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