Awards honour top tourism and hospitality

The 2014 B.C. Tourism and Hospitality Awards are now open for nominations.

It’s time for tourism and hospitality stars to shine in British Columbia.

Presented by the Tourism Industry Association of BC (TIABC) and the BC Hotel Association (BCHA), the 2014 BC Tourism and Hospitality Awards are now open for nominations.

“The BC Tourism and Hospitality Awards recognize businesses and individual leaders whose considerable achievements contribute to one of British Columbia’s most important economic drivers,” said Christine Willow, TIABC chairperson. “We have some outstanding talent in B.C.’s tourism and hospitality industry and they deserve the spotlight.”

Deadline for nominations is Sept. 19.

Winners will be announced at the prestigious BC Tourism and Hospitality Industry Awards Gala Nov. 4 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. The Gala wraps up the two-day BC Tourism and Hospitality Summit and CONNECT Food+Drink+Lodging Show.

For more information on the Summit, and the awards and to access nomination forms, visit www.tourismhospitalitysummit.ca