SBBC CEO George Hunter to Step Down

Downloadable Version September 10, 2018 – British Columbia–   After a decade of leadership at Small Business BC, George Hunter, will step down as CEO on September 14th, 2018. Since 2008, George led the transformation of Small Business BC through significant innovation and growth, enhanced delivery of services in alignment […]

Open for Business Awards Winners Announced

Downloadable Version February 24, 2018 – British Columbia: The winning communities of the Open for Business Awards were announced at the Small Business BC Awards Gala on Friday, February 23, 2018 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. There were over 30 diverse communities nominated in this year’s competition, a record […]

Open for Business Awards Finalists Announced

January 31, 2018 – British Columbia: Small Business BC and the Province of British Columbia are proud to announce the communities who have made it to the finals of the Open for Business Awards. The communities selected have proven their support for their local small businesses by adopting business-friendly best […]


December 8, 2017 – Vancouver: Small Business BC, the province’s premier resource for entrepreneurs, and Canada Post asked the public to nominate their favourite small businesses in British Columbia for this year’s 15th Annual Small Business BC Awards. Nearly 600 businesses were nominated and tasked with gaining as many votes […]

Nominations and Voting Open for the 15th Annual Small Business BC Awards

October 5, 2017 – British Columbia: Small Business BC, the province’s premier resource centre for entrepreneurs, announces the official opening of the Small Business BC Awards, recognizing the outstanding achievements of BC’s entrepreneurs. The public is invited to nominate their favourite small businesses, or their own, in the following 10 categories: […]