Business leaders in the riding of Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing were lauded by MP Carol Hughes in the House of Parliament.

Hughes paid tribute to the riding’s small business community in Parliament drawing MPs attention to award ceremonies in Hearst, Kapuskasing, and Elliot Lake.

Hughes congratulated Chamber of Commerce award winners, Peter and Betty Seidel, who received the Red Briffett Award for Community Involvement in Elliot Lake and Kapuskasing’s Simon and Louise Dubosq, who received the Lifetime Achievement Award.

“This week, the business community in Hearst will celebrate young entrepreneurs at the Gala Prix Panache and also mark the 65th anniversary of Ted Wilson’s Men’s Wear and the Wilson Family who still run the business to this day,” she added