Friday, September 4, 2015
Prince Rupert in the running for $10,000 award from Open For Business Awards
The Open For Business Awards will recognize those communities that best demonstrate that the are working within the province's Spirit of Small Business Accord.
If successful when the winners are announced on September 22nd, The City of Prince Rupert will receive $10,000 dollars to support the growth and success of local small business.
Prince Rupert is in the running for this years award with, Abbotsford, the City of Langley, the Nisga'a Nation, Sidney, Surrey, and the Tsawassen First Nation. The final list of seven was pared down from a list assembled from all eight of British Columbia's economic regions and included fourteen new community applicants.
The winning community will be announced at this years annual UBCM conference in Vancouver
You can learn more about competition here.
While further information on the Small Business Accord and how it works to promote small business can be reviewed here.
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