Downtown Prince George took home a pair of “Best in the West Awards”.
It was part of the annual Business Improvement Areas of British Columbia + IDA Pacific Northwest Regional Conference hosted in Coquitlam.
The awards were presented at a reception last Tuesday (May 3rd).
The program featured several categories including Leadership, Economic & Business Development, Special Events, Programming & Partnerships, Sustainability, Safety & Security, Marketing, and Communications within British Columbia, Alberta, and the Pacific Northwest.
Downtown PG’s “Clean & Safe Program” was given the Award of Excellence in the category of Safety & Security.
In addition, the “Downtown Prince George Multi-Media Marketing Campaign” was also recognized with an Award of Excellence in the Marketing category.
“These two Awards of Excellence mean that our colleagues have acknowledged that our work in Downtown Prince George exceeded the criteria and shone as examples of strategic
excellence in these categories”, says Colleen Van Mook, Executive Director, Downtown Prince George.
“Considering the many challenges, we have faced in the last two years, it is encouraging to know that we are bringing good value to our members, our community, and our industry colleagues.”