2018 NATIONAL BIA CONFERENCE
Call for Awards Submissions
The Ontario BIA Association recognizes the best that Business Improvement Association revitalization and management has to offer. The BIA National Achievement Awards celebrate and communicate the most successful and innovative efforts in Ontario BIA development.
Date: Monday, April 16, 2018
Location: Huron Grand Ballroom, Blue Mountain Village Conference Centre
242 Jozo Weider Blvd, The Blue Mountains, ON L9Y 3Z2
We are pleased to announce a special
150 Award - Extraordinary Initiatives
category this year.
Please see below for information on what to submit and how to submit it.
Call for Awards Submissions closes January 31, 2018.
Pillar: Leadership and Management
Alex Ling - Lifetime Achievement Award: Recognizes individuals who selflessly contribute to strengthening and promoting BIAs
Pillar: Economic Development
Business Retention, Recruitment and Expansion
Pillar: Marketing and Promotions
In recognition of the wide range of BIA capacities, up to two awards may be given in these categories.
Special Events and Promotions
Marketing and Communications
Pillar: Physical Improvements
Bricks and Mortar
Streetscaping and Public Realm Improvements
Special: 150 Award – Extraordinary Initiatives
Did your BIA have a great Canada 150 or Ontario 150 event or project this year? Submit it to this category.
PLEASE NOTE: This category encompasses and supersedes all the above categories. Eg. If you have a Canada 150 event, submit it to the 150 Award, NOT Special Events.