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For more than 50 years, the BCAB has been recognizing the “Best in Province” for radio and television commercials, station imaging, community service and news reporting. Awards are presented to both large and small/medium market stations. Read about this year’s judges.

2016 Excellence Award Nominees*

Best Commercial Creative (Radio) Large Market

Bell Media Radio Vancouver – Dead Frog Brewery
Corus Radio Vancouver – Star Rentals Campaign
Newcap Radio Vancouver – Recycled Commercials

Best Commercial Creative (Radio)  Small/Medium Market

Power 104/Q1031 – Master Glass-Doug
Power 104/Q1031 – Beaver Rubbing 101
Rogers Radio BC – Vita Dental

Best Commercial Creative (TV)  Large Market

CTV Vancouver – Waves Coffee
Global BC, Corus Entertainment – BCAA
Global BC, Corus Entertainment – Bard On The Beach

Best Commercial Creative (TV)   Small/Medium Market

CKPG TV – Action Motors
CTV Vancouver Island – Kool FM – “Bobbleheads”
CTV Vancouver Island – City of Port Alberni – “I Get It” Campaign

Best Station Imaging (Radio) Large Market

JACK 969 Vancouver – Greg Attitude
World Famous CFOX – Irreverent IDs
Z95.3 Vancouver – Hello It’s Me, Adele

Best Station Imaging (Radio) Small/Medium Market

K96.3 Kelowna’s Classic Rock – Momma Let ’em Play
Q1031 – Q’s Heathens Halloween
Rogers Radio BC – The Ocean – Ocean St. Pedi Day
The Vista Ideas Group – Vista – No No No No No

Best Station Imaging (TV) Large Market

CTV Vancouver – CTV Breaking News – Crime
Global BC – We are Why
Global BC – Newseum

Best Station Imaging (TV)  Small/Medium Market

CKPG TV – CKPG News – Local Matters
Global Okanagan – Team Dwesla

Community Service Award (Radio)  Large Market

CKNW News Talk 980 – Feed Me Friday
RED FM – RED FM Radiothons – Our Listeners’ Generosity
Roundhouse Radio 98.3 Vancouver – Impact

Community Service Award (Radio)  Small/Medium Market

106.1 EZ Rock – Bell Media – Miracle on Mackenzie
91.5 EZ Rock – Bell Media – Great Canadian Turkey Drive
CFAX 1070 – Miracle on Broad Street

Excellence in News Reporting (Radio)

CKNW News Talk 980 – St. Paul’s Hospital – Fentanyl Crisis
NEWS 1130 – Langley Condo Fire

Excellence in News Reporting (TV)

CFJC – The Changing Face of the RCMP
CTV Vancouver Island – West Shore Mountie Killed
Global BC – Gang Life

*Winners will be announced at the 70th annual conference in Osoyoos.

Excellence Award winners for 2015

(Presented at the 2016 conference)


Bell Media Best Commercial Creative (large market) – Bell Media Radio Vancouver – Steamworks – Holiday Mashup
Power104-Q1031 Best Commercial Creative (small/medium market) – Power 104/Q1031, Dakoda’s – Burrito Dance
RoundHouseRadioVancouver Best Station Imaging (large market) – Roundhouse Radio 98.3 Vancouver, Listeners Promo
100.3 The Q Best Station Imaging (small/medium market) – 100.3 The Q, The Q’s Payroll – Typewriter
RoundHouseRadioVancouver Community Service Award (large market) – Roundhouse Radio 98.3 Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Food Bank
102.9 thedriveandB104 Community Service Award (small/medium market) – B104/102.9 The Drive, Miracle on Baker Street
News 1130 Excellence in News Reporting – NEWS 1130, Port Metro Vancouver Fire


CTV Best Commercial Creative (large market) – CTV Vancouver, Waves
CTV Best Commercial Creative (small/medium market) – CTV Vancouver Island, Luxe Home Interiors – Explore Inside
Global BC Best Station Imaging (large market) – Global BC, Bringing Sports to Life
CTV Best Station Imaging (small/medium market) – CTV Vancouver Island, CTV News Vancouver Island 5pm News Promo
CTV Community Service Award (large market) – CTV Vancouver, Hope Starts Here
Global-Okanagan Community Service Award (small/medium market) – Global Okanagan (CHBC), Your Okanagan Foodbank Calendar
Global BC Excellence in News Reporting – Global BC, Tofino Tragedy

Individual Awards

  • Performer of Tomorrow – Sonia Beeksma
  • Performer of the Year – Erin Davis
  • Broadcaster of the Year – Rick Arnish
  • Friend of the Industry – Hon. Steve Thomson, Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations

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