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12
JAN

CVCC Board Adopts new Strategic Plan

CVCC Board Adopts new Strategic Plan

News Release, January 12, 2017 – On December 20th, 2016 the Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors approved and adopted the 2017 CVCC Strategic Plan. Facilitated internally using the Strategic Planning Template provided by The BC Chamber of Commerce the Directors had two 3 hour meetings and communications via email over a 2 […]

11
JAN

Special General Meeting

Special General Meeting

The CVCC Board of Directors invites all members to participate in aspecial meeting on Tuesday, January 17th at 2pm. The purpose of the meeting is to review and approve changes and updates to our Bylaws prior to them being submitted to the federal government.This will be a brief meeting.  2017 Bylaw Review Package

21
NOV

CV Advisory Committee – Their Work is Done

Columbia Valley Advisory Committee: MEETING HIGHLIGHTS The Columbia Valley Advisory Committee, formerly known as the Columbia Valley Directed Funds, is comprised of the 5 RDEK Directors as well as 5 community members: Wendy Booth (Chair), Dee Conklin (Vice Chair), Ute Juras, Clara Reinhardt, Gerry Taft, Gerry Wilkie,  John Rouse, Barb Cote, Tara Morgan and Rick […]

24
OCT

2016 – 18th Annual Columbia Valley Business Excellence Awards

2016 – 18th Annual Columbia Valley Business Excellence Awards

Panorama Mountain Resort hosts a room full of winners! October 20th, 2016:  The 18th Annual Columbia Valley Chamber Business Excellence Awards was hosted for the first time ever at Panorama Mountain Resort and as always it was a sold-out event! Congratulations to the 77 finalists and the 13 winners!  With the help of Inspire Floral […]

19
SEP

Made in BC Policies adopted at Canadian Chamber AGM

Regina, September 19, 2016 – Canada’s business leaders are calling on Ottawa to advance two international trade agreements that are pivotal to growing B.C.’s economy. Delegates passed two made-in-B.C. policies this past weekend at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce AGM (Sept 17-19), both aimed at boosting Canada’s access to major economies.  “We need to act […]

25
JUL

Supporting our New Neighbours

Late last year, the federal government announced that they would be welcoming 25,000 Syrian refugees to Canada. These refugees have come in a mix of government and privately sponsored refugees. Government sponsored refugees have been destined for larger urban centres across Canada. Because these news stories have touched the hearts of many Canadians, the number […]

21
JUL

Construction in Kootenay National Park

 Highway 93S in Kootenay National Park. Work will occur within two separate construction zones. The first zone is located between the Continental Divide day use area and Marble Canyon day use area, and the second zone is located between the Hector Gorge viewpoint and McLeod Meadows. Why: Paving and safety improvements When: Starting as early […]

15
JUL

Columbia Valley Tourism Marketing Committee work produces results!

Posted on behalf of: The Joint Marketing Initiative Phase 1 Working Group:  Andrea Tubbs, Charmaine Richter, Dee Conklin, Mike Gray, Jamie Hurschler & Nancy Hetherington. On July 12, 2016 the research findings and brand for the Columbia Valley was presented to a group of about 50 tourism stakeholders, below you will find a video recording […]

20
JUN

Imagine Kootenay …. is a Winner at BCEDA Conference

Greetings!  The BC Economic Development Association (BCEDA) announced the winners of the 2016 BC Economic Development Awards at the BC Economic Summit Awards Banquet held Tuesday, June 14th, in Richmond, BC.  View full press release here. -The BCEDA Team Economic Development Marketing Innovation Award <  20,000 Population City of Powell River – Resident Attraction Campaign […]

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