Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce, Sunshine Coast BC
Mark Brand Headlines Chamber AGM on March 27
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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
- Sechelt Considers Agreement with Innovation Island
Mar 18, 2015Sechelt Councillors are going to a wait a bit before deciding if they’re going to get on board with Innovation Island. Mayor Bruce Milne likes the idea but wants to know how it will fit in with a regional approach to economic development.
- BC Residents are Drinking More Tap Water
Mar 17, 2015In 2011 just 11% of British Columbian households primarily drank bottled water rather than tap water. This percentage was significantly lower than that recorded in 2007, which was 24%.
- With Summer Water Shortage Looming, SCRD Advises Save Water Now
Mar 11, 2015With a very low snow pack, the SCRD advises: Begin conserving water now so we can gradually adjust to less water-consuming habits. It is far easier to reduce your consumption over time, than to drastically cut consumption all at once.
- 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."
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