Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce, Sunshine Coast BC
Please Register for the next Business After Hours
Please REGISTER HERE if you are planning to join us for Business After Hours on Wednesday, March 11 from 6 to 8 pm at the Gibsons Garden Hotel. There is no charge, but our hosts would like to know how many people to expect.
Workshop: Presentation Skills for Small Business;
Join the experienced team from Morningstars Toastmasters and learn essential skills to transform your presentations from weak to WOW! For business owners, professionals, artists, writers, employees who want to jump onto the fast track, or anyone who depends on getting their message heard and understood.. Wednesday, March 18 from 5 to 6:30 pm in the Chamber office. FREE for members, $10 others.
Mark Brand to Headline Chamber AGM on March 27
The Gibsons Chamber is very pleased to welcome Mark Brand as our Keynote Speaker for our Annual General Meeting on March 27. Brand is one of the most talked about business brains in Canada and part owner of Persephone Brewing Co. in Gibsons. This event is open to anyone interested.
Wed. March 18
Presentation Skills for Small Business with Morningstars Toastmasters
Wed. April 29
Managing Your Digital Assets with IT experts Dave Chisholm and Banjo Benjamin
Wed. May 27
How to Grow Your Business by Setting up Referral Teams with business coach Cheryl McNicol
Wed. June 24
Hackers and Internet Security for Small Business with Banjo Benjamin
GDCC Supports Ferry Fiscal Fairness Campaign
The 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
- Tech Sector Holds Strong Potential for Expansion in BC
Mar 5, 2015A February report from Conversations for Responsible Economic Development (CRED) says that BC lags behind other tech-producing provinces and the US. One option it suggests is development of the tech sector beyond Vancouver proper.
- Vancouver-born Retail Prophet says a ‘new age of consumerism’ is opon us
Mar 3, 2015“You can buy a Learjet on eBay today or, as Marriott Hotels recently experimented, take a virtual reality vacation. The next evolution of ecommerce will be mind-blowing … Fair to say old-school thinking won’t be successful in the next decade."
- Travel Ambassadors are Recruiting
Feb 16, 2015Sean Eckford from 91.7 Coast FM recently interviewed LeRoy Pattison about the Travel Ambassador Program.
- Room Tax Application Coming in 2015
Feb 5, 2015With Destination BC due to cut off funding to the Vancouver Coast and Mountains region on March 31st, Sunshine Coast Tourism wants to bring in a room tax to help pay for its marketing efforts.
- Chamber recommends Mobile Business Licenses
Jan 22, 2015The Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce is floating the idea of a mobile business license option for the Sunshine Coast. 91.7 Coast FM reports...
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