Radium Hot Springs: Who’s who in business
Radium Hot Springs is a great place to visit, for business and pleasure.
The pretty village of Radium Hot Springs, B.C. (population 900), is located at the western entrance to Kootenay National Park at the junction of Highway 93 and Highway 95, where you have the option to go south to Cranbrook or north to Golden, B.C., or east to the Trans Canada Highway and Banff, Alberta. The famous odourless mineral springs are a famous tourist attraction, and the village economy is supported by tourism and the Canfor wood processing mill located at the western edge of the community.
Radium Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce
The work of the Radium Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce is carried out by its manager and seven board members. It supports local businesses and it works very closely with Tourism Radium to market the community and the Columbia Valley.
- Manager: Kent G Kebe
President: Douglas McIntosh
Number of members: 90
When established: 1992 June 8th
Cost of annual membership: $260.00 plus tax = $273.00
Chamber website: http://www.radiumhotsprings.com/chamber-of-commerce/
- Location/address: 7556 Main Street East
- Hours of operation: Mid September to Mid June 9 am to 5 pm 7 days a week, Mid June Mid September, 9am to 7 pm, 7 days a week. Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day only
- Contact info: [email protected]
Key events sponsored by the RHS Chamber of Commerce:
- Radium Days
- Bighorn Sheep Festival
Ongoing events held for members:
- Bi-monthly general membership meetings
- AGM in April
- Board member elections in October.
Village of Radium Hot Springs
- Clara Reinhardt
- Ron Verboom
- Karen Larsen
- Todd Logan
- Tyler McCauley
Economic development contact
- Mark Read, CAO
One-on-one with the Mayor
Through the process of acclamation, Clara Reinhardt has succeeded Dee Konklin as mayor of Radium Hot Springs, B.C.Read full article
Various tourism-oriented businesses (accommodators, golf courses, food outlets) employ many village residents, and Canfor is the largest single employer.
Top business people in Radium Hot Springs
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.
The Haynes family, independent grocers in southeastern B.C., are expanding their scope of business.Read full article
Michael Anderson, president of True Key Hotels & Resorts, likes to see his staff grow and progress in their expertise.Read full article
Dee and Rod Conklin run two successful businesses in the Columbia Valley, and Dee is mayor of the Village of Radium Hot Springs.Read full article
Do you own a business in Radium Hot Springs? 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.