Invermere: Who’s who in business

Invermere offers sublime outdoor recreation, arts and culture, and tourist attractions.

Aerial view of the town of Invermere.

Invermere has all kinds of outdoor recreation and tourist attractions. — Photo courtesy Marlene Chabot/PictureBC

Community Pulse Population3,002 Number of businesses515 Supporting industriesForestry, mining, tourism, construction, trades and services.

Its location a few kilometres off Highway 93/95 has made the beautiful town of Invermere, B.C. (population 3,500), something of a hidden gem, and contributes greatly to its charm. Located on the northern shore of beautiful Lake Windermere, with world-class ski resorts and golf courses within an easy drive, the residents of Invermere are enjoying the good life. Tourism is the mainstay of the local economy, and visual art thrives in the community.

Invermere Chamber of Commerce

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City of Invermere

Current council

  • Gerry Taft
  • Al Miller
  • Paul Denchuk
  • Greg Anderson
  • Justin Atterbury

Economic development contact

  • Justin Atterbury

One-on-one with the Mayor

Gerry Taft is mayor of the District of Invermere for his third consecutive term

At the age of 32, Gerry Taft has already completed two terms as mayor of the District of Invermere, and here he goes again.

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Top employers

  • Panorama Mountain Village (winter)
  • Canfor
  • School District #6
  • District of Invermere
  • Kicking Horse Coffee
  • Dusk Building Systems
  • New Dawn Developments

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