• BBB Western Ontario calls for nominations for its 2023 Torch and Spark Awards

    The Better Business Bureau serving Western Ontario announced today that nominations for its upcoming 2023 Torch Awards for Ethics and Spark Awards are now open.

    The 2023 BBB Awards event will also celebrate our 40th anniversary. “The celebration of trust in businesses has always been at the heart of our organization. We are excited to combine our 4oth anniversary celebration with the 2023 BBB Torch and Spark Awards event,” said Jennifer Matthews, CEO of BBB serving Western Ontario.

    Nominations for Torch Awards for Ethics are now being accepted here, and nominations for Spark Awards are accepted here. Nominations are due February 17, 2023. An independent panel of judges will review all nomination entries.

    Winners will be announced during the 2023 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics and Spark Awards and our 40th-anniversary celebration on June 1, 2023, at 5:30pm at The Factory, 100 Kellogg Lane, London, Ontario.

    The BBB Torch Awards for Ethics and Spark Awards are available to all businesses, accredited or non-accredited; however, businesses must be in good standing with BBB. The BBB Torch Awards for Ethics celebrates for-profit and nonprofit organizations displaying acts of excellence and trust among their employees, customers and their communities. For this award category, all businesses must be in operation for more than three years.

    The BBB Spark Awards is another initiative of BBB that recognizes business owners ages 35 years and under or business owners of any age operating for less than three years who embody character, culture and community in their business model.