Cranbrook: Who’s who in business

Information for business in Cranbrook, B.C., including contacts, award winners and listings.

Panoramic view of Cranbrook in the moonlight, with snow-capped mountains in the background

Cranbrook has a well-attended farmer's market offering locally made products. — Kerry Shellborn photo

Community Pulse Population19,319 Number of businesses1,454 Supporting industriesManufacturing, tourism

The city of Cranbrook, B.C., has a population of 19,319 and services a region of more than 55,000 residents. Set in the wide-open valley of the Rocky Mountain Trench in southeastern B.C., Cranbrook is known for its year-round sunny climate with moderate winters, hot summers and surrounding natural beauty. The Canadian Rockies International Airport, located just 12 minutes from the city, allows easy in-and-out access for residents and visitors. Cranbrook is home to the East Kootenay Regional Hospital, the College of the Rockies, the recreational and cultural amenities of Western Financial Place—home to the Kootenay Ice Hockey Club—and the Key City Theatre. It offers a thriving farmers market from June to October and limitless recreation opportunities year-round.


Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce

Everything you need to know about the Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce on one handy page.

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City of Cranbrook

The City of Cranbrook hosts regular council meetings on the first and second Monday of each month.

To contact the City of Cranbrook: 250-426-4211; or dial 311 to be connected directly to a specific department; or email [email protected] 

Current council

  • Lee Pratt, Mayor
  • Ron Popoff
  • Wayne Price
  • Danielle Eaton
  • Norma Blissett
  • Wesly Graham
  • Mike Peabody

Economic development contact

  • David Kim, CAO

Corporate communications officer

  • Chris Zettel
With three years as Cranbrook's mayor behind him, Lee Pratt talked with us about his team, their accomplishments and their future focus.
One-on-one with the Mayor

The vision and energy at Cranbrook City Hall is focused on local and outside sources of support for long-term, sustainable economic development.

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Upcoming Cranbrook events

Fort Steele, BC | Sleigh Ride Day - Fort Steele

Come out for a horse drawn sleigh ride or strap on your skates at the outdoor rink. 

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Do you own a business in Cranbrook? We'd like to hear more about you. Please contact us if you're a successful long-time business owner in the area, or if you think you would qualify as a top employer in the Kootenays.

Promoted Cranbrook businesses