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BBN Edmonton People’s Choice Award winners

The people have spoken once again… After launching the People’s Choice Awards for this summer’s Calgary BBN event and following up in Grande Prairie in September, the people of Edmonton had their turn to tell us about their favourite accredited bars. Online People’s Choice votes were collected from November 5-19 – one day before this … Continue reading “BBN Edmonton People’s Choice Award winners”

Edmonton’s best bars honoured

A “who’s who” of Edmonton’s hospitality industry joined BBN partners for the 9th Annual Best Bar None Accreditation and Awards Event on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at the Radisson Edmonton South, home of the seven-time BBN accredited Lion’s Head Pub. A new record number of 82 bars in 11 different categories were recognized for prioritizing … Continue reading “Edmonton’s best bars honoured”

Bystander intervention training launched in Edmonton

“5 Minute Friend” bystander intervention training On Thursday, April 5, 2018, 5 Minute Friend, a new bystander intervention training program was unveiled that will empower and train bar staff and management to identify and successfully intervene to prevent sexual violence in a bar environment. The “5 Minute Friend” bar industry bystander intervention training program is the … Continue reading “Bystander intervention training launched in Edmonton”