Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce, Sunshine Coast BC
Celebrate Small Business Month with us!
Come to our Business Social on October 22
This year we are celebrating Small Business Month by showcasing three innovative local businesses you may not have heard of. Join us Wed. October 22 at the Gibsons Legion from 6 to 8 pm for wine and cheese (beautifully presented by the Legion Auxiliary), and business speed dating, followed by short presentations from our special guest businesses: eMETA Learning Solutions, Gibsons Farm Collective and Eco Freako.
This will be a great evening of networking! $10 Chamber members, $20 non-members. Tickets at the door.
Social Media Marketing WorkshpLearn how to harness the power of Social Media Marketing with Al Hyland on Saturday, October 4 from 1 to 4 pm at the Gibsons Public Library. Hyland returns to show participants how to use a dashboard such as Hootsuite to manage your social media campaigns.
Our November workshop will be Words that Shine: How to attract Clients and Customers by Writing Right with Elizabeth Rain on Tues. November 18 at 5 pm at the Chamber Office.
GDCC Supports Ferry Fiscal Fairness CampaignThe Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce fully supports the Powell River Chamber of Commerce's campaign to make Fiscal Fairness part of the BC Ferry Corporation's mandate. See more details.
George Hotel Statement of Support
The Board of Directors of the Gibsons Chamber has issued a Statement of Support for the George Hotel proposal.
Sunshine Coast BC Business News and Information
- SCBBCOA joins with SC Tourism
Sep 22, 2014The Sunshine Coast Bed and Breakfast and Cottage Owners Association (SCBBCOA) has amalgamated with Sunshine Coast Tourism (SCT) to better meet the needs of both groups.
- George Report coming to public meeting Sept. 30
Sep 22, 2014The Town of Gibsons has booked the Gibsons Legion for Tuesday, Sept. 30, to hold a special committee meeting that will feature the first in a long-awaited series of reports on the George Hotel and Residences waterfront development proposal.
- Gibsons water may be allowed off chlorine
Sep 9, 2014Officials with the Town of Gibsons say Vancouver Coastal Health is open to a return to a non-chlorinated water system, but the Town will have to make some improvements.
- Pork and Beef Prices expected to Rise and Stay High
Sep 3, 2014Cattle prices have are at record highs in both Canada and the U.S. due to growing demand, and the American drought driving feed prices up. Pork prices hit a record this summer when Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea decimated U.S. herds.
- Simons appointed NDP Critic for Small Business, Tourism, Economic Development
Aug 21, 2014In August NDP leader John Horgan reshuffled his caucus, assigning Powell River-Sunshine Coast MLA Nicholas Simons as critic for small business, arts and culture, and coastal economic development.
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