Open For Business Awards

Is Your Community Committed to Supporting Small Business?

The Open for Business Awards are a great way to celebrate your achievements and gain extensive media exposure for your community.

The Open for Business Awards celebrate communities that have created a business friendly environment, allowing small business to flourish. Launched in 2011, the awards are managed and delivered by the Small Business Roundtable Secretariat, encompassing three categories:

2020 Open For Business Finalists

Thank you for making this year’s Open for Business Awards a record breaking year.

Our finalists for 2020 are:

Small Community
Harrison Hot Springs
Lumby
Ucluelet

Medium Community
Colwood
Dawson Creek
Spallumcheen

Large Community
Campbell River
Coquitlam
Saanich

The finalists will be announced at the SBBC Awards Gala on February 21st at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
For more see here

View Previous Winning Initiatives

(Abstracts from winning case studies)

Township of Langley is Open for Business

District of Chetwynd is Open for Business

Kimberley is Open for Business

Nisga Lisms is Open for Business

City of Campbell River is Open for Business

We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Government of British Columbia through the Ministry of Jobs, Economic Development and Competitiveness.