BBB Torch Awards 2009 - Call for Entries

  
     
June 18, 2009

 
It gives us special pride to celebrate business ethics in the marketplace through our 2nd Annual Torch Awards scheduled for Thursday, October 15, 2009 at the Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver.  

The Torch Awards Gala honours local businesses and individuals with an outstanding commitment to fair, honest, and ethical marketplace practices.  While the program recognizes outstanding businesses, it also promotes a fair and honourable marketplace.

We Invite You to Apply

Your BBB invites all ethical business to apply for the Torch Awards. This year we have two categories that are taking in applications from businesses like yours.

Our Awards

Marketplace Excellence - presented to a business in recognition of their superior commitment to exceptional standards
that benefit their customers, employees, suppliers, shareholders and surrounding communities.
Awarded to Small-Medium, and Large Business Categories

*Advancing Marketplace Trust – presented to a business in recognition of an action, program, or sustainment activities that significantly and positively contribute to advancing trust in the marketplace.
Awarded to Small-Medium, and Large Business Categories

*Consumer Leadership – presented to an individual who has significantly advanced marketplace trust through consumer advocacy, protection or education, through a specific action or lifetime achievement.

Green Award – presented to a business in recognition of an action, program or activity which promoted forward-thinking, sustainable business practice and/or involves a social purpose to contribute towards positive social change in their communities.

*closed nomination, not open to public or self-nomination

To view our application form click here (PDF reader is required). Please note we prefer to receive application via email at torch[AT]mbc.bbb.org. You can mail applications to:

Better Business Bureau
404-788 Beatty St
Vancouver BC V6B 2M1

THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS JULY 31, 2009