Small Business BC Awards nominations open now

Oct 11 2016, 9:31 pm

Nominations are now open for the 14th Annual Small Business BC Awards, recognizing the outstanding achievements of BC’s entrepreneurs.

This year’s awards add two new categories to the competition – Best Innovation and Best Marketer – making a total of 10 categories for nomination:

  • Premier’s People’s Choice
  • Best Apprentice Training
  • Best Community Impact
  • Best Company
  • Best Concept
  • Best Employer
  • Best Immigrant Entrepreneur
  • Best Innovation
  • Best International Trade
  • Best Marketer

Entrepreneurs are invited to nominate their company and the public is encouraged to nominate their favourite small businesses in any of the categories.

To nominate your own business or someone else’s, in any category, check here: sbbcawards.ca/nomination-form.

Winners are recognized with the Premier’s Prize in the amount of $1,500 cash and a year’s all-access pass to Small Business BC education.

As well, award winners will receive one-on-one business mentorship opportunities with notable advisors from the award sponsors.

Nominated business owners will be tasked with earning as many votes as possible through social media, word of mouth, e-mail or any other means by November 30.

The Top 10 in each category will be named on December 12; overall winners will be announced at the Small Business BC Awards Ceremony on February 23, 2017.

Small Business BC Awards Ceremony

Where: Pan Pacific Vancouver Hotel – Canada Place, Vancouver

When: February 23, 2017

Info: On sbbcawards.ca

Daily Hive Vancouver is a proud media sponsor of the Small Business BC Awards