Nominations invited for 2006 Globe Awards
VANCOUVER, BC- Now in their fifth year, the prestigious Globe Awards for Environmental Excellence will again recognize extraordinary companies and industry groups who have managed to balance competitive business strategies and sustainable development. Nominations for the 2006 Awards are now being accepted, with a deadline for submissions set for February 10, 2006. The awards will be presented during the Globe 2006 International Conference and Trade Fair on Business and the Environment to be held in Vancouver, BC, Canada, March 29 - 31, 2006. The Globe Awards recognize excellence in a variety of categories from companies and other organizations that have shown outstanding leadership in environmentally sustainable practices in the business sector. Categories for the 2006 awards include: the Corporate Competitiveness Award; the Industry Association Award for Environmental Performance; the Corporate Award for Technology Innovation; the Industry Award for Export Performance; the Capital Markets Award for Sustainable Investment and Banking; and the Award for Excellence in Brownfield Redevelopment. Nomination criteria, forms and other information can be found on the Globe Awards Web site, www.theglobeawards.ca.