Kimberley: Who’s who in business
Information for business in Kimberley, B.C., including contacts, award winners and listings.
The alpine city of Kimberley, B.C., is the highest city in Canada. Its population is 6,652 and it is situated on Highway 95A, 15 minutes from the Canadian Rockies International Airport just north of Cranbrook. Kimberley’s economic driver is all-seasons tourism: golf, hiking and biking; waterways for paddle sports and fishing; and of course, the Kimberley Alpine Resort—part of Western Canada’s Powder Highway, beloved by skiers and snowboarders from around the world. Kimberley has an active arts community with summer festivals and markets and year-round music and theatrical productions. Still-affordable housing makes it an ideal home for families and retirees.
City of Kimberley
- Don McCormick, Mayor
- Sandra Roberts
- Kent Goodwin
- Darryl Oakley
- Albert Hoglund
- Nigel Kitto
- Bev Middlebrook
Economic development contact
- Kevin Wilson
One-on-one with the Mayor
As the new mayor of Kimberley, B.C., Don McCormick is focused on stimulating economic development in his community.Read full article
Kimberley branding and tourism
Kimberley has several promotional YouTube videos made by Tourism Kimberley.
- Kimberley Alpine Resort (350 employees - winter)
- School District 6 (426 regional employees)
- Paper Excellence (Skookumchuk) (300 local employees)
Top business people in Kimberley
The following business individuals have shown dedication to business and their communities. They have been recognized on the Kootenay Business list of Top 10 business people for various years.
Jill Bentley-Lobban, manager of Kimberley Centex, is a people person who loves good food and locally sourced products.Read full article
Kara Clarke has a business head, a creative mind, and a heart full of love for her family and her community.Read full article
Owner of Go Fetch in Kimberley, Dallas Vaillancourt enjoys visits from her canine buddies and their owners.Read full article
Do you own a business in Kimberley? 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.