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 charming community of Invermere, B.C. (population 3,500), something of a hidden gem, and contributes greatly to its appeal. 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.


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City of Invermere

District Office Address: 914 8th Avenue, PO Box 339, Invermere, BC V0A 1K0

Phone: 250-342-9281 • Fax: 250-342-2934 

Email: [email protected]

Office hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm - Monday to Friday

Council meetings: The District of Invermere Council meets regularly throughout the year on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Office (914 – 8th Avenue, Invermere).

Mayor and council:

  • Al Miller, mayor
  • Greg Anderson
  • Gerry Taft
  • Kayja Becker
  • Ute Juras

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Al Miller, owner of Home Hardware in Invermere, was elected mayor of the District of Invermere in October 2018.
One-on-one with the Mayor

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Elana Rosenfeld, CEO and founder of Kicking Horse Coffee
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Young lady holding up a snowboard at Panorama
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Do you own a business in Invermere? 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.

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