Trust recognised for commitment to business development

September 26, 2016


On September 22nd, Community Futures British Columbia presented Northern Development with a recognition award for outstanding contributions towards supporting business development in Northern B.C.

The Trust was recognised as playing a vital role in supporting business growth through the delivery of the Competitiveness Consulting Rebate Program and Forest Innovation Fund. Both of these business initiatives help build the capacity and growth of businesses in Northern B.C.

The Awards Dinner was part of the Annual Community Futures Conference which was focused on “Partnerships for Success”.

Pictured from left to right: Bob Annis (vice chair – Community Futures BC), Janine North (CEO – Northern Development), Renata King (Director, Business Development – Northern Development), Evan Saugstad (chair – Northern Development), Michael Racz (board member – Northern Development) and Wendy Smitka (chair – Community Futures BC).