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

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

Address: 40 - 10th Ave S, Cranbrook, BC  V1C 2M8

Office hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday

Current council

  • Lee Pratt, Mayor
  • Ron Popoff
  • Wayne Price
  • Norma Blissett
  • Wesly Graham
  • Mike Peabody
  • John Hudak

Economic development contact

  • Darren Brewer

Corporate communications officer

  • Chris Zettel
Lee Pratt is serving his second term as the mayor of Cranbrook, B.C.
One-on-one with the Mayor

Lee Pratt likes to get things done, with good results for the people affected. “We’re regular people, doing a job,” he said.

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