BioPed North Bay has been named the Business of the Year by Influential Women of Northern OntarioOwner Crystal Kaufman is from North Bay and she says it’s a very humbling experience to be recognized with this award.

Kaufman opened her branch of BioPed at 26 years old – and has been operating it for the last nine years. She says this shows it’s possible to be a young business owner and to make it work in North Bay.

Kaufman adds it shows there is a strong-diverse economy which makes it a stable place for small businesses.  BioPed North Bay is the only pedorthic clinic in the city and they offer treatment options for people who do not have insurance.