Kiley Routley and Back to Earth Enviro Products have been nominated in two categories for the Small Business B.C. Awards.

Kiley Routley and Back to Earth Enviro Products have been nominated in two categories for the Small Business B.C. Awards.

Coldstream business pursues B.C. small business awards

Back to Earth has been nominated for the Premier’s People’s Choice Award and best community impact award.

A Coldstream company is in the running at the Small Business B.C. Awards.

Back to Earth Enviro Products has been nominated for the Premier’s People’s Choice Award and best community impact award.

The Small Business B.C. Awards recognize the outstanding achievements of B.C.’s entrepreneurs and celebrate the contributions new and existing businesses.

“Small businesses are playing an increasingly vital role in the social well-being and health of small communities and the overall B.C. economy,” said George Hunter, chief executive officer of Small Business B.C.

“Their efforts deserve the respect of all British Columbians and the Small Business B.C. Awards are the best way to celebrate and acknowledge their success and contribution.”

Nominated business owners are tasked with gaining as many votes as possible through social media, word of mouth, e-mail or any other means by Nov. 30 to make it to the top 10 in each category. The top 10 will be announced as finalists Dec. 12.

The winners of each category will be announced at the Small Business B.C. Awards ceremony Feb. 23 in Vancouver.

More details on the Small Business B.C. Awards can be found at www.sbbcawards.ca.