Entries by Renee Bohun


NANAIMO – MAY 5, 2017 2017 BUSINESS AWARDS WINNERS ANNOUNCED Nineteen excited businesses and non-profit organizations received top honours at Nanaimo’s 17th Annual Business & Achievement Awards in the Port Theatre Thursday night. “Out of over 125 nominations, 57 finalists were chosen by an independent judging panel and the winners were the top-ranked among those […]


For Immediate Release Nanaimo, BC April 18, 2017 TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASE AT THE BOX OFFICE AT THE PORT THEATRE Order by phone: 250.754.8550 2. In person: The Port Theatre at 125 Front Street 3. Online: available 24/7  Business Achievement Award Finalists Announced WWW.PORTTHEATRE.COM This year’s Chamber of Commerce Business Achievement Awards finalists have been […]

Chamber Hosts Provincial All-Candidates Forum – With Community Partners

  NANAIMO – April 11, 2017     CHAMBER HOSTS PROVINCIAL ALL-CANDIDATES FORUM — WITH COMMUNITY PARTNERS   The Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present the Nanaimo riding All Candidates Debate and Independent Forum on Tuesday, April 25, 6 pm at Beban Park Social Centre. All three parties have agreed their candidates […]

Chamber Gives Federal Budget Passing Grade

NANAIMO – March 23, 2017 CHAMBER GIVES FEDERAL BUDGET PASSING GRADE   Chambers of Commerce across Canada gave the federal budget a C+ grading at best, as did the Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce, citing efforts of the Liberal government to limit deficit growth this year with less robust spending. “Highlighted items include benefits to […]

Call for Nominations – Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors!

Qualifications Sought In Board Members: The Board is strongest and most effective when the following core competencies are represented on the Board, with each director contributing their unique combination of knowledge, experience, and skills.   Membership and Belief in the Chamber Vision, Values and Mission When nominated, and during your term on the Board, Directors […]

Mike DeJong – Feb 23rd – Your first chance to discuss the budget in public!

Join Finance Minister Mike deJong on Thursday, February 23 at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre for breakfast. Minister deJong will be sharing his presentation at the legislature with Nanaimo businesses just two days after releasing BC’s Provincial Budget for 2017-18. This is the budget that the government will take into the provincial election this May […]