Friday, December 11, 2015
Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards Nomination Period now Open
Residents of the North Coast have until December 21st to submit their favourite business in nomination for the 2015 Business Excellence Awards, with fourteen different categories available for those local businesses that have really stood out this year.
The Annual Awards program opened up the nomination process on December 9th, this past Wednesday marking the first day for submissions that will lead up to the Awards Gala Scheduled this year for February 27th at the Lester Centre.
The last few years have seen a good mix of established and new business ventures receive their due, with the volume of nominations and participation providing a good indication as to the rebound of the business sector in the community over the last few years.
The Fourteen Categories receiving nominations for this years consideration include:
Business of the Year
Rookie Business of the Year
Family Friendly Business of the Year
Newsmaker of the Year
Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Aboriginal Entrepreneurship Award
Customer Service Excellence
Industry and Manufacturing Excellence
Tourism and Hospitality Excellence
Home Based Business Excellence
Community Service Award
Community Involvement Award
Some background on the Definitions for each of the categories above and access to the nomination form for this year can be found here.
More information on the Nominations and the Awards Gala can be found from the Prince Rupert and District chamber of Commerce Facebook Page and Twitter feed.
You can also review some of the latest events from the Chamber of Commerce from their Newsletter available here.
More background on Prince Rupert's Commercial sector can be found from our archive page here.