Five Mission businesses nominated for awards

Small Business BC opened nominations and voting for the 14th annual awards on Oct. 1.

Five local businesses have been nominated for Small Business BC Awards.

Small Business BC opened nominations and voting for the 14th annual awards on Oct. 1.

To date, five Mission companies have been nominated. The companies are:

  • Rabab Indian Restaurant – Premier’s People’s Choice Award;
  • Valley Acrylic Ltd. – Best Community Impact, Best Company and Best Employer Awards;
  • K’pure Naturals – Best Marketer and Premier’s People’s Choice Awards;
  • Blanket BC Society – Best Community Impact Award; and
  • Mission Arts Council – Best Community Impact Award.

The Small Business BC Awards are the largest small business awards competition in the province. They recognize the outstanding achievements of B.C.’s entrepreneurs.

“I am so proud to see that five Mission businesses have been nominated for this year’s Small Business BC Awards,” said Mission Chamber president David Sawatzky.

“These are very prestigious awards, provincial in scope. Way to go, Rabab, Valley Acrylic, K’pure Naturals, Blanket BC Society and Mission Arts Council, for demonstrating what business success in Mission really looks like.”

 

Just Posted

#MeToo at work: Employers play a role in fixing culture of harassment

B.C. workplaces are getting ahead of being the next MeToo debacle, calling on experts to train staff

Number of overdose calls in Mission nearly double

From April to October of 2017, Mission had 111 incidents, compared to 61 in 2016

Woman charged with attempted murder after Mission assault

Victim in hospital in stable condition after Maple Ridge woman allegedly attacks him

If it snows, move your car

Streets in Mission that have cars parked on them, won’t get plowed this winter

Police investigate apparent impaired-driving crash

Incident took place in Abbotsford on Thursday night

VIDEO: Average Canadian food bill to rise by $348 in 2018

Atlantic Canada and B.C. will see the most increases for consumers

VIDEO: balloons and games and music at Basic for Babies in Langley

Event helps Food Banks stock supplies for infants

Kamloops RCMP warning public to stay away from unfolding domestic dispute

The public is being asked to avoid Sabiston Creek Road off of the highway

Owl found dead after eating rat poison leaves B.C. woman concerned

After finding the owl on her Surrey property, Christine Trozzo says the poison is a concern for kids

Change to CPP death benefit panned as insufficient to cover funeral costs

Funeral Services Association of Canada lobbied governments to raise the value to $3,580

B.C. woman brain injured in crash as a baby gets $1.1 million in damages

Trial heard the woman was 16 months old, being carried by her mother when they were both hit

Cycling4Diversity Food Drive in Mission on Sunday

Cyclists going door-to-door accepting donations

Court denies WestJet’s bid to toss out discrimination lawsuit of former worker

Mandalena Lewis is suing WestJet over allegations of gender-based discrimination

Mission photographers raise $6,615

Funds will be donated to Mission Christmas Bureau

Most Read