Business

Ladysmith, Chemainus businesses up for excellence awards

There are 88 finalists - one of the largest number of finalists ever - for the 18th Annual Vancouver Island Business Excellence Awards, celebrating the best of business on the island for the year.

New board for Chase chamber

Stefan Schielke from inTechrity sworn in as president

  • Jan 25th, 2018

Shuswap Launch-a-Preneur gets rolling

Calling all aspiring entrepreneurs! Take part in a new business development program designed by Enactus Okanagan College, Salmon Arm Economic Development Society, and Community Futures Shuswap.

  • Jan 25th, 2018

Tonight’s the night for Vancouver Island businesses to shine

Annual Business Excellence awards being handed out in Victoria

Vernon’s tex-mex joint under new chef’s knife

Little Tex Restaurant, now under new ownership, is gearing up for a grand reopening Jan. 31

  • Jan 25th, 2018

BUSINESS BEAT: Alberni realtor earns national real estate accolades

Margaret Street plaza gets a facelift

  • Jan 24th, 2018

Cara’s Keg acquisition latest move in restaurant industry consolidation

Cara Operations Ltd.'s deal to buy The Keg restaurants is the latest consolidation move in an industry dominated by three operators

  • Jan 24th, 2018

Chamber Chatter: Skeena MLA Ellis Ross to address members

Official opposition critic for natural gas and petroleum resources from the Skeena riding will address the chamber this week.

Comox Valley artisans join new local e-commerce platform

A new e-commerce platform is giving B.C. and Vancouver Island-based artisans a chance to extend their consumer base.

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

Federal, provincial ministers in Victoria to announce clean tech funding

Collaboration will invest $785,000 into start-ups, including Victoria-based Alacrity Canada

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

VIDEO: Mt. Begbie to feature experimental brews in new tasting room

Last year Mt. Begbie won brewery of the year at the Canadian Brewing Awards in Ottawa

Bell Canada alert prompts RCMP, privacy watchdog to probe data breach

Company spokesman: 'Fewer than 100,000 customers were affected'

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

Community Impact Investing to host local investment session

The Business and Information Centre in Revelstoke will be hosting a community investment session on Friday, Jan. 26. from 4 to 5 p.m.

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

HOMEFINDER: Victoria-based interior designer gets international recognition

Jenny Martin Design receives top honours for Oak Bay renovation

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

Okanagan Rawsome nominated for Best Small Business BC award

When Afke Zonderland set out to fill what she saw as "a serious gap" in the raw foods market with her home-based business, Okanagan Rawsome, she hoped it would catch on. She never thought about whether or not she would win an award for her efforts.

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

Otter Co-op maintains pledge of ‘Integrity’

Aldergrove-based co-operative has thrived for the past 95 years with commitment to 'Community'

Ridgewater Homes takes home hardware

Langley builder wins top choice award for second year in a row

Shop Prince Rupert winners

In the past years, more than $250,000 has been spent at Shop Prince Rupert merchants

VIDEO: Chilliwack Business Excellence Awards 2017/2018

Chances Chilliwack named Business of the Year at 23rd annual event

  • Jan 21st, 2018

Mission chamber plans trip to Ireland

Offering their members the opportunity to enjoy a a trip of a lifetime

  • Jan 15th, 2018