Entries by Renee Bohun

Membership Luncheon September 13th – Coast Hotel Guest Speaker – Alison Duddy

Join us for a networking luncheon. Guest Speaker: Canadian Wheelchair Curling Champion silver & gold medalist, Alison Duddy, is an inspirational speaker with unique insight and perspective on the issue of accessibility for people with disabilities. Alison works with municipalities and businesses to address accessibility issues, provoke interest and improve awareness. Become motivated to be […]

Business Expo Brings Success

October brings us the real onset of autumn, the understanding that we’re beyond back to school and back to business, and the promise that the approaching season is among the busiest for many businesses. That’s part of the reason why October is Small Business Month in BC. an occasion celebrated to recognize the important contributions […]

CONGRATULATIONS TO 2017 WINNERS

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 […]

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 […]