Welcome to the Fernie Chamber of Commerce
***Attention Fernie area businesses*** There are some fantastic sponsorship opportunites available for the 2014 Community & Business Excellence Awards!!
Sponsorship opportunities are as follows: (also attached)
Nominations open on Tuesday September 2nd at 12 noon, for the 2014 Fernie Community & Business Excellence Awards! It's that time of year again where we recognize the best and brightest in our community.
The Fernie Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with the BC Chamber of Commerce is putting on a governance workshop for board directors, executive directors, those who want to become board directors or those who just like to network!
Improve your boards' effectivness!
This is a workshop that will help you and your board function more effectively than ever before. Learn the essential strategies, and best practices of boards and board directors that have discovered how to govern in ways that are:
Fernie Chamber of Commerce Blog
We caught up with Sandra Barrett of Fernie Forge to tell us a little bit about what they do and their involvement in the Columbia Basin Culture Tour this weekend. http://cbculturetour.com/
FC- Can you tell us a little bit about Fernie Forge & the type of work you do?
Have you heard of Kootenay Carshare Cooperative? Did you know you can save tons of cash by joining a carshare instead of owning a car? or what about just borrowing a truck for dump runs, getting fire wood, or picking up large items! Read on to find out more about this valuable and important program available in our community.
FC- What is Kootenay Carshare Cooperative & how does it work?
We recently caught up with a new chamber member Seekers Media, to get the low down on what they do, what they're stoked for in Fernie this summer, as well as solicit some social media advice for businesses. Check it out!
FC- Thanks for taking the time to speak with us Jim! Can you tell me a bit about Seekers Media and how it links to Fernie?