Kelowna Chamber gives BC Budget 2017 a AAA Rating

Feb 22, 2017

Tom Dyas, President of the Kelowna Chamber, gives Budget 2017 from the BC Government a AAA Rating.  “This is a budget that is built for business,” said Dyas on Tuesday, only an hour after Mike de Jong, Finance Minister, delivered the...

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Kelowna Chamber Names Interim Executive Director

Feb 14, 2017

The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that the Board of the Chamber has engaged long-time Chamber member and supporter, Ken Bessason as Interim Executive Director. Bessason has agreed to fill the position while the Chamber recruit...

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Kelowna Chamber Applauds Province’s Decision to Maintain Credit Union Tax Status One More Year

Feb 10, 2017

The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce expressed its support today for the Provincial Government’s decision allowing credit unions to keep their preferential tax advantage at least through 2017. Tom Dyas, President of the Kelowna Chamber, said &ldq...

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KELOWNA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PLEASED THAT NATIONAL PARK IN SOUTH OKANAGAN-SIMILKAMEEN ONE STEP CLOSER

Jan 31, 2017

The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce, which submitted policy in support of a national park in the south Okanagan to the BC Chambers AGM in the spring of 2014, reacted positively this week to a new provincial government announcement. Mary Polak, BC Envi...

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Leadership change for the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce

Jan 7, 2017

The Board of Directors of the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce would like to announce that the organization will be starting the new year with a search to replace outgoing CEO, Caroline Grover. Ms. Grover held the CEO position since 2011, and was...

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Chamber speaks out against safe injection site

Dec 1, 2016

The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce supports the position of the Downtown Kelowna Association in its opposition to a supervised consumption site being located on Leon, at the proposed 477 Leon Avenue location or anywhere else in that area. The K...

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Proposed Changes to the Canada Pension Plan

Jun 23, 2016

On Monday (June 20), the provincial and federal governments announced they had agreed on changes to the Canada Pension Plan. Although details aren't available at this time, the increases are expected to be substantial. This expansion poses signif...

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B.C.'s Chambers call for dialogue toward a value-added tax, mobility pricing to fund transportation and better access to Canada Job Grant

Jun 1, 2016

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 6/1/2016 Media Releases B.C.'s Chambers call for dialogue toward a value-added tax, mobility pricing to fund transportation and better a...

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Canada's Defense Minister to Address Kelowna Chamber of Commerce

Mar 23, 2016

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 3/23/2016 Media Releases Canada's Defense Minister to Address Kelowna Chamber of Commerce On Friday April ...

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Government heeds BC Chamber recommendation to tackle tax competitiveness within a balanced B.C. budget

Feb 17, 2016

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 2/17/2016 Media Releases Government heeds BC Chamber recommendation to tackle tax competitiveness within a balanced B.C. budget ...

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Canada's Credit Unions - Support for Small Business

Feb 16, 2016

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 2/16/2016 Media Releases Canada's Credit Unions - Support for Small Business In Kelowna and right across C...

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Kelowna Chamber welcomes Eagle Spirit Energy President

Nov 25, 2015

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 11/25/2015 Media Releases Kelowna Chamber welcomes Eagle Spirit Energy President Alternative pipeline prop...

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Kelowna Chamber of Commerce Looks Forward to Working with Steven Fuhr and Dan Albas on Making our Region More Competitive

Oct 21, 2015

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 10/21/2015 Media Releases Kelowna Chamber of Commerce Looks Forward to Working with Steven Fuhr and Dan Albas on Making our Region More ...

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Business Leader of the Year Announced

Oct 8, 2015

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 10/8/2015 Media Releases Business Leader of the Year Announced KELOWNA, October 8, 2015 - The Kelowna Cha...

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Kelowna Chamber Applauds TPP Agrrement

Oct 6, 2015

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 10/6/2015 Media Releases Kelowna Chamber Applauds TPP Agrrement Kelowna, October 6, 2015 -The Kelowna Cham...

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Kelowna Chamber of Commerce applauds Council priorities

Sep 15, 2015

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 9/15/2015 Media Releases Kelowna Chamber of Commerce applauds Council priorities FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kel...

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Chamber to host Wedding Expo & Fashion Show

Sep 14, 2015

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 9/14/2015 Media Releases Chamber to host Wedding Expo & Fashion Show FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kelowna, Septem...

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New Series to Give Women’s Leadership a Boost in Kelowna

Aug 27, 2015

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 8/27/2015 Media Releases New Series to Give Women’s Leadership a Boost in Kelowna FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE...

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Kelowna Chamber Identifies "Access to Technology & Innovation" Key Economic Issue Ahead of the Federal Election

May 26, 2015

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 5/26/2015 Media Releases Kelowna Chamber Identifies "Access to Technology & Innovation" Key Economic Issue Ahead of the Federal Election...

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Kelowna Chamber celebrates win in the fight against invasive mussels

Mar 31, 2015

ARTICLE Date ArticleType 3/31/2015 Media Releases Kelowna Chamber celebrates win in the fight against invasive mussels The Province...

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