Post by: Barrie Heights Family Dentistry / November 2, 2022
Dr. Rebeca Riojas recognized at county’s Newcomer Awards
Dr. Rebeca Riojas-Ozturk received the Immigrant Entrepreneur Award at the 10th annual Newcomer Recognition Awards on Oct. 27, 2022.
About 16 per cent of the population of Simcoe County is made up of people who have immigrated from other countries, with 20,000 new immigrants landing in the county in the past five years, according to 2021 census data released this week.
On Thursday night, the accomplishments of some of those newcomers were celebrated, including Bradford dentist Dr. Rebeca Riojas-Ozturk.