Nine Communities Receive Open for Business Awards
The BC Small Business Roundtable announced yesterday the nine winners of the 2014 “Open for Business” Awards. The Province awards $10,000 to each community that best demonstrates they are operating within the spirit of the BC Small Business Accord.
Five of the nine winners are members of the BCEDA BC BusinessCounts and BusinessWalks programs. Seven of the nine have been involved in training provided by BCEDA encouraging communities to support local business and maintain an active Business Retention and Expansion Program. BCEDA is proud of the winners and proud to be a part of supporting businesses in communities around BC.