Boundary Chamber of Commerce

Learn all about the Boundary Country Regional Chamber of Commerce and how it serves the area.

The Boundary Country Regional Chamber of Commerce hosts Biz After Biz networking events. Photo courtesy James Wilson

The Boundary Country Regional Chamber of Commerce hosts Biz After Biz networking events. — Photo courtesy James Wilson

The Boundary Country Regional Chamber of Commerce serves the entire Boundary business region from Beaverdell to Christina Lake. It works with existing community groups to market and promote the area, advocate for business and create regional alliances.

Kathy Wright became the executive director of the Boundary Country Regional Chamber of Commerce on September 1, 2015.
Boundary Chamber 2016

She has about three more hours in her day than most of us, and Kathy Wright uses that time to the advantage of B.C.’s Boundary region.

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Executive Director: Kathy Wright
Board president:  Alan Cooper
Number of members: 110
When established: April 2012
Annual membership cost: $50. to $500, depending on type and size of business.
Chamber website: www.boundarychamber.com
Office contact: 250-442-7263; [email protected]
Address: 1647 Central Ave, Grand Forks, B.C.; the Bunkhouse by the museum, Midway BC
Office hours:  Variable—please call or email

Annual events sponsored:

  • AGM in March
  • Golf Tournament in early October at Christina Lake Golf Course
  • Ongoing events held for members and non-members:
  • Business After Business
  • Monthly open house
  • Round table meetings and business forums as appropriate.

The annual Business Excellence and Community Awards night was held in October, 2016. Here are the winners:

Business of the Year - East Boundary - presented by Community Futures Boundary
Pharmasave Grand Forks

Business of the Year - West Boundary - presented by Community Futures Boundary
Copper Eagle Cappuccino & Bakery Ltd.

Family Friendly Business - presented by the Phoenix Foundation
The Wooden Spoon Bistro & Bake Shop

Individual - Service Excellence - presented by Telus
Hardy Skott - My Udder Store (Greenwood)

Business - Service Excellence - presented by Boundary Country Regional Chamber of Commerce
Alpine Signs & Graphics

Community Impact - presented by Grand Forks Credit Union
Whispers of Hope

Green Award - presented by Juice FM
Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre

Retail Excellence - presented by the Grand Forks Gazette
Work n Play Clothing # 108

Trade Service Excellence - presented by the Grand Forks Gazette
Magnum Auto Inc.

Manufacturing / Industrial Excellence - presented by the Boundary Country Regional Chamber of Commerce
Interfor Corp. Grand Forks Division

 

Promoted Grand Forks businesses