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Position yourself to learn about new developments, policy changes and trends from high-level sources   Maximize your business prospects by connecting socially with customers and suppliers and creating new Nanaimo Chamber connections.

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Our negotiated member-to-member benefits will help reduce your day-to-day expenses – from insurance to payroll services, group health to gas and merchant card services.  Promote your business cost-effectively to a large core of stable businesses.


Nanaimo is a vibrant urban centre found on the east side of beautiful Vancouver Island where an abundance of recreation and cultural opportunities exist.   Nanaimo gives residents a lifestyle second to none for living, working and playing.

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2021 Nanaimo Business Award Winner Highlight – Power Up Education

  As we countdown to the launch of our 2022 Nanaimo Business Awards, we are highlighting 2021 winners.  Today’s highlight focuses on the winner of our Health + Wellness Award, Power Up Education.  Power Up believes that every…
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Reconciliation Day dedicated to “honour survivors, their families, and communities, and ensure that public commemoration of the history and legacy of Indigenous relations takes place” was the first of what the Chamber hopes will open a new…
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Chamber Announces All-Candidates Forum

In light of the snap election call, the Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce announced its one-night All Candidates Forum on September 15. The Chamber has been organizing such presentations over the years, and they’ve become a mainstay on the periodic…
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Corner Concert Series in Nanaimo

With opportunities to open up small public gatherings again, Downtown Nanaimo is adding a ‘Corner Concert’ series to entertain lunch crowds and passersby this summer. Solos and duos will take over downtown corners near patios adding a…
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Summer is here, and Nanaimo couldn’t be a more vibrant and exciting place to celebrate the season! Although our usual seasonal celebrations – Silly Boat Regatta, Bathtub Days and Night Market -- may still be postponed, at least we can now…
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A Long Journey to Build Trust and Achieve True Reconciliation

Last week, tragic news broke of the discovery of the remains of 215 children at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School. On behalf of the Nanaimo Chamber membership, we express our deepest condolences to the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc…
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A Commentary from the Business and Tourism Sector

Over the past 15 months, Vancouver Island has battled COVID-19 and felt the impact of the virus on our mental health, our economic vitality and on our community spirit. British Columbia has fared well compared with many other jurisdictions…
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