Celebrating Indigenous entrepreneurship: Get your IBA Gala tickets starting August 15! 

Join us at the Indigenous Business Award (IBA) Gala Dinner where the 2023 IBA recipients will be honoured and celebrated! The IBA Gala Dinner and award presentation will take place at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver on Wednesday, November 1, 2023, at 5:30 pm.

In an annual event that is synonymous with business excellence for Indigenous entrepreneurs, the 2023 IBA Gala Dinner promises to be a night of celebration, recognition, and inspiration. While showcasing the immense potential and talent inherent within the growing Indigenous economy, the celebration acknowledges the achievements of the awardees while fostering a sense of solidarity among all attendees, encouraging networking, collaboration, and the sharing of ideas. 

This Gala Dinner will honour seven exceptional Indigenous businesses which have exemplified innovation, tenacity, and excellence in their respective fields. In addition, the 2023 Award of Distinction designate will be celebrated! Recipients are set to be announced next month in the digital #shinethelightbc campaign highlighting the stories of these successful business leaders. 

Photo: 2022 IBA award recipients

Tickets for the event will be available to the public starting August 15, and attendees are advised to act swiftly, as this event sells out quickly each year. Along with celebrating the awardees, the Gala Dinner provides a unique opportunity for individuals and corporations to show their support for Indigenous entrepreneurship and invest in the future of these visionary leaders while inspiring the entrepreneurs of tomorrow to pursue their dreams. 

The 2023 Indigenous Business Award Gala Dinner is not just an event; it is a movement that celebrates Indigenous innovation and empowers the next generation to reach for the stars. By showcasing the triumphs of these exceptional awardees, the IBA Gala Dinner, and the IBA program at large, demonstrates that with determination, passion, and community support, the Indigenous business landscape will continue to thrive and shape a brighter future for all. 

Join us in raising a toast to the visionaries, trailblazers, and change-makers who embody the spirit of Indigenous entrepreneurship. Celebrate their success, embrace their stories, and become a part of this remarkable journey towards a more inclusive and prosperous tomorrow.  

Don’t miss your chance to be part of this unforgettable evening by securing your tickets starting August 15 at bcachievement.com. Let’s come together and celebrate Indigenous business excellence. 

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