Awards

2019 BC Food and Beverage Awards

Champion and celebrate the achievements of colleagues who are breaking ground in the food and beverage space and in our community.  Tell us about them by nominating this person and/or their product(s) for a BC Food and Beverage Award. Click on the Award Name to open the Nomination Form.

Criteria:

  • Awarded to a company
  • Must be a BCFPA Member
  • Must be engaged in BCFPA activities (Peer Groups, Committees, Board, Event Volunteers, Event attendees etc…)
  • Must contribute to the industry somehow through products and/or services

Induction into the “BCFPA Hall of Fame”

Criteria:

  • Processor Member
  • Awarded to a company 
  • 20+ years in business in BC
  • Have made significant contributions to the food, beverage, and natural health industry though any of the following:
  • Design, invention of equipment, product, process, or technical services.
  • A strong reputation in the industry that demonstrates leadership
  • Commitment to growth
  • Environmental sustainability
  • Innovative

 

Criteria:

  • Awarded to a person within a company
  • 10+ years of work experience in the industry
  • Leads and inspires others to take on new initiatives to learn and grow
  • Committed to developing and mentoring future leaders
  • Committed to the growth and development of their organizations
  • Positive contribution to the community and environment
  • Sets a high standard of integrity through leading by example and presents themselves in a responsible and respectable manner

 

Criteria:

  • Awarded to a person
  • Must be a BCFPA Member
  • Less than 10 years in the industry
  • Demonstrates a desire to constantly learn and grow
  • Innovator and role model
  • Contribution to industry, community, and environment

 

Criteria:

  • Awarded to a company
  • Must be a BCFPA Member
  • Leader in sustainability processes and practices
  • Positive contribution to the environment
  • Inspirational
  • Role Model

 

Criteria:

  • Awarded to a company
  • Demonstrates innovation in any aspect of the company
  • (eg. Processes, technology, ingredients, human resources, culture, engagement, sales and marketing, product development, health and safety, research and development)
  • Is seen as a leader and benchmark to industry
  • Has developed and implemented innovative practices and/or products within their company

 

Criteria:

  • Awarded to a company
  • Recognizes innovative programs, policies, tools or projects that assist in reducing workplace injuries
  • Registered in good standing with WorkSafeBC
  • Compliant with the British Columbia Occupational Health and Safety Regulation, Workers Compensation Act and the Standards and Building Code
  • Is seen as a leader and benchmark to industry
  • Has developed and implemented innovative workplace safety practices within their company

 

Criteria:

  • Awarded to a company’s product
  • BC made product
  • Must be a food, beverage, or natural health product
  • Taste (if applicable)
  • Appeal of product packaging
  • Innovative and unique product
  • Positive environmental/sustainable impact
  • Product of the Year Nomination Deadline - April 30th, 2019
  • Product of the Year Judging Event - June 3rd, 2019

 

Criteria:

  • Awarded to a company
  • Have earned foreign revenue in excess of $100,000 in the past fiscal year
  • Have been exporting for a minimum of 2 years
  • Established a presence in one or more geographic markets