2024 MB Recognition Awards

We are pleased to open this year’s MB Awards in the following categories:

MB Pioneer Award for Lifetime Achievement

Criteria Description: The Pioneer Award for lifetime achievement Awarded to an individual member who has showcased exemplary leadership within CMBA-BC and actively advocates for the Mortgage Broker industry across British Columbia. This entails sustained engagement with our members, regulators, lending community, and the public. Nominees must be or previously been licensed mortgage brokers whose primary occupation is/was that of arranging mortgages. Nominees are ineligible if currently serving as a director on the CMBA BC Board of Directors or the MBIBC Board of Directors. Additionally, previous recipients of this award are not eligible for consideration.

MB Community Service Recognition

Criteria Description: The Community Service Recognition Award is awarded yearly to an individual member of the CMBA-BC and the Mortgage Broker Industry who has shown outstanding service to the community, charities or philanthropic organizations that support and improve the communities that we live in. Nominees are ineligible if currently serving as a director on the CMBA BC Board of Directors or the MBIBC Board of Directors. Additionally, previous recipients of this award are not eligible for consideration.

MB Individual Partner Recognition

Criteria Description: The Individual Partner Recognition Award is awarded yearly to an individual member of the CMBA-BC and the Mortgage Broker Industry who is recognized as an influential CMBA-BC member whose commitment and energy has benefited the growth of our Association. Nominees are ineligible if currently serving as a director on the CMBA BC Board of Directors or the MBIBC Board of Directors. Additionally, previous recipients of this award are not eligible for consideration.

MB Corporate Partner Recognition

Criteria Description: The Corporate Partner Recognition Award recognizes an organization who has collaborated closely with CMBA-BC on initiatives, projects, education and events that benefit our members.

Key Dates

  • February 12 to March 13, 2024: Submission period.
  • April 16, 2024: MB Award recipients announced at the 2024 Conference & Tradeshow

How to Submit a Nomination

To submit a nomination, please complete the nomination form below by March 13, 2024.

Eligibility Criteria

Submissions must meet the following criteria:

  • Province of Residence: Nominees must be based in B.C.
  • Membership:
    • All nominees must be active members of CMBA-BC in good standing for at least one year, both at the time of nomination and at the time of the Awards presentation.
    • Nominees for the MB Corporate Partner recognition award must be corporate members in good standing of CMBA-BC for at least one year, both at the time of nomination and at the time of the Awards presentation.
  • Self-Nominations will not be accepted.
  • Nominators may submit nominations for more than one individual.
  • An individual may be a finalist in more than one category but are limited to winning one category only. If a finalist is the most deserving candidate in two or more categories, the Selection Committee will grant the most prestigious award to the candidate (MB Pioneer).

About the Awards Selection Committee

The Awards Selection Committee is an appointed task force made up of Board members and, if desired, members in good standing. This task force shall be responsible for the solicitation of and nomination of awards in all categories. The Committee will be chaired by the current Past President of CMBA-BC. The Committee will include a mixture of past recipients, current Board members, and members of the association.