Congratulations to the 2015-16 Small Business BC Awards Top 5 Finalists

Your Top 5 Finalists for the 13th Annual Small Business BC Awards have been chosen after careful consideration by our judges. The competition was strong with a record-breaking 535 nominations from across the province and a standout selection of Top 10 Semi-Finalists. Now, the Top 5 Finalists, with the exception of the Premier’s People’s Choice Award, will present a ten minute Dragon’s Den-style pitch to a panel of leading entrepreneurs […]

Congratulations to the 2015 Small Business BC Awards Top 5 Finalists

After two intense weeks of deliberation by our judges, the Top 5 finalists for the 12th Annual Small Business BC Awards have now been chosen. The Top 5 finalists from nine of the ten categories will now present a ten minute business pitch to a panel of industry experts and successful entrepreneurs, who will decide the winners of this year’s Small Business BC Awards. Winners will be announced on February […]

How Customer Nominations Can Empower Your Business

We all know that awards can benefit your business. They create opportunities for making connections, generate awareness, and help build your reputation and market position. The benefits can be worth so much more than just the title and trophy you receive. But, the thought of nominating your business can be daunting. You may have that little voice in your head asking “are you really the best?” So, what greater compliment […]

Presenting the 11th Annual SBBC Awards Winners

The top small businesses in BC were announced last night as the winners of the 11th Annual SBBC Awards, hosted by Small Business BC. The competition was fierce and the winners had to prove their excellence among a group of 417 nominated businesses in nine different award categories. The winners were selected after at the conclusion of an intense five-month process that involved online voting, applications and live pitches to […]

Congratulations to the 11th Annual SBBC Awards Top 5 Finalists!

After two intense weeks of deliberation, our judging panel has narrowed down the SBBC Awards Top 5 Finalists. From Campbell River to Kamloops, this year’s finalists have demonstrated the impact they’ve had on their communities and the contributions they make to the economy. This year’s finalists include: Best Company AZ World Translation & Interpretation, North Vancouver burger55, Penticton Fitness on the Go, Vancouver Save Everyday, Vancouver ToursByLocals, Vancouver Best Community […]

We’ve Tallied the Votes … Announcing the SBBC Awards Top 10 Semi-finalists!

British Columbians have voted and the Top 10 results are in for this year’s Small Business BC Awards! This year a record total of 417 nominations were received and 37,650 votes collected. We’d like to extend congratulations to all of this year’s Top 10s, as well as to all of the outstanding nominated small business who participated in the contest. And without further delay, here are the Top 10 semi-finalists: […]