Welcome to the Fernie Chamber of Commerce
Education, Awards, and Local Shopping
Fernie, BC. The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce its fall programming for 2016. The fall programming, a combination of speakers, workshops, and networking events is designed with membership in mind. In addition to the programming, the Chamber will continue to work on policy development and advocacy.
75 Businesses Surveyed
roughly 1 out of 6 businesses participated
(based on CIty's business licence numbers)
Business owners are generally optimistic about Fernie's economic outlook.
Fernie Chamber of Commerce will be presenting the results of the Business Retention and Expansion Survey and hosting a half-day conference and business to business tradeshow on
September 15 at 1:00
Park Place Lodge
This event is open to the public.
Request for Proposal – Bid 2016-01
The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is looking to complete an invest-ready document for Fernie. There are two parts to this project.
1) Gather the following information and organize content into a clear simple bullet form.
2) A graphic designer to design an attractive four-page brochure with the information.
You are welcome to bid on one or both pieces of this proposal.
Content to include:
Fernie Chamber of Commerce Blog
The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is proud to support local students as they pursue post-secondary education opportunities.
This year, the Chamber awarded $500 bursaries to two well deserving students.
Jessica Hutchinson graduated from Fernie Secondary School and will pursuing a degree in criminology. At the Chamber, we also had the pleasure of working with Jessica for her high school work experience.
Eva Sombrowski graduated from Fernie Academy and will be heading to the University of Calgary.
As we talk about bed and breakfast operations in Fernie, it is important to recognize the work being done by businesses in this sector. Andre Labine, President of the Fernie B&B Association shares a little about this organzition and the work it does in our community.