New President and CEO of the BC Chamber of Commerce Appointed

VANCOUVER, BC, March 01, 2021 – The BC Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the appointment of Fiona Famulak as president and chief executive officer. Famulak brings to the role more than three decades of international experience working in both private and not-for-profit sectors. “I have enormous respect for the BC Chamber of Commerce […]


Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a business-focused all-candidates forum featuring the three candidates running in Kootenay East is being held over Zoom from 3-4 p.m. MT on Wednesday October 14th. “The Cranbrook Chamber All Candidates Forum presents an opportunity for the business community to address political issues that directly impact businesses in our […]

What Does a Business Walk do for Your Business?

You’ve heard that Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce is hosting an online Business Walk, but what does that mean? What does providing this information really do for your business? This year the Business Walk is in the form of a short online survey (find it here) rather than in-person interviews. The survey takes only about 2 […]

Rotary Washroom Project – Rotary Park

Please Consider Donating a “Brick” to Support This Very Worthwhile Project Click HERE to Donate a Brick Click HERE for More Information Pictures HERE for pictures of the work in progress

Pension Intervention: How to Fix the CPP without Tanking the Economy

  On June 21, finance ministers met to decide what to do with up to $800 billion of retirement savings. Here at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, we’re worried a big tax increase is headed for the middle class like an elbow to the chest. The government seems determined to increase contributions to the Canada […]

B.C.’s Chambers Pass Policies to Tackle Sharing Economy Issues

B.C.’s Chambers of Commerce Pass Two New Policies to Tackle Issues in B.C.’s Emerging Sharing Economy “The sharing economy brings exciting new business models and opportunities to British Columbians and Chambers are keen to see this new sector succeed,” said Maureen Kirkbride, BC Chamber interim CEO. “That said, we need to integrate these new models wisely […]

Chamber Golf Classic – May 27

Chamber Golf Classic Great Fun for Players of ANY Skill Level Enter as a Single, Two Some, Three Some or Team of Four Fun Guaranteed!! Click HERE to Register

Cranbrook Business Walk 2016

The Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce the City of Cranbrook’s Economic Development Department, Community Futures East Kootenay and other partners are conducting the first annual “Business Walk” program Thursday June 23, 2016 The purpose of the business walk is to ensure individual business owners and managers have the opportunity to meet with the business and civic leadership […]