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Sur­rey Arts & Busi­ness Awards to Fea­ture BC’S Min­is­ter of Tourism, Arts and Cul­ture, Lisa Beare

- Arts · Surrey · British Columbia

The 3rd Sur­rey Arts & Busi­ness Awards show­cases Sur­rey’s cre­ative in­dus­try rec­og­niz­ing in­di­vid­u­als and busi­nesses that are com­mit­ted to en­rich­ing Sur­rey through the arts, en­hanc­ing Sur­rey’s liv­abil­ity. The Sur­rey Board of Trade is com­mit­ted to cul­ti­vat­ing and sus­tain­ing a healthy and in­clu­sive city and work to­wards en­sur­ing that the cul­tural rich­ness of Sur­rey is re­flected through these awards.

The Sur­rey Board of Trade is pleased to wel­come BC’S Min­is­ter of Tourism, Arts & Cul­ture, Lisa Beare for a key­note ad­dress on how she is fo­cus­ing on Sur­rey arts and cul­ture in­vest­ments.

Event: Fri­day, June 14, 2019

Time: 7:30am to 9:30am

Lo­ca­tion: Civic Ho­tel

Ad­mis­sion: Free

Thank you to KPU for their spon­sor­ship

Award Win­ners will be pre­sented in the fol­low­ing cat­e­gories:

1. Arts & In­no­va­tion Award: Awarded for orig­i­nal­ity, in­ge­nu­ity, and re­source­ful­ness within the cre­ative sec­tor (mu­sic, dance, vis­ual art, lit­er­a­ture).

Open to in­di­vid­u­als and busi­nesses.

2. Cul­tural Am­bas­sador: Awarded to an in­di­vid­ual or busi­ness that has sig­nif­i­cantly con­trib­uted to Sur­rey’s arts and cul­tural com­mu­nity and raised the vis­i­bil­ity of Sur­rey’s cre­ative in­dus­try. May in­clude ex­em­plary work across dis­ci­plines (as an artist or ad­min­is­tra­tor) as well as ad­vo­cat­ing for and pro­mot­ing the value of arts and cul­ture. sssss

3. Phi­lan­thropy Award: Awarded to an in­di­vid­ual or busi­ness that has gen­er­ously con­trib­uted to arts and cul­ture through grants, do­na­tions or other in­vest­ments.

4. Mu­sic Award: Awarded to an in­di­vid­ual or com­pany that ei­ther sup­ports mu­si­cians or has ex­celled in the mu­si­cal in­dus­try. 5. Legacy Award: Awarded for a rich and en­light­en­ing ca­reer in the arts. This in­di­vid­ual or busi­ness may be cel­e­brat­ing a mile­stone an­niver­sary or cap­ping off a long ca­reer in the cre­ative econ­omy in­dus­try. Ul­ti­mately Sur­rey is more vi­brant for their long-stand­ing con­tri­bu­tions.

Go to businessin­surrey.com/events for more in­for­ma­tion.

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Hon. Lisa Beare

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