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Welcome to the Fernie Chamber of Commerce

The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is a service organization that is dedicated to enhancing the economic future of Fernie and the quality of life for the residents. Members of the Fernie Chamber of Commerce are provided access to a number of benefits and services designed to help their business prosper

The Fernie Chamber website provides valuable information on the Chamber organization and our role in the community (chamber), what the Chamber does for it's members (member-services) and the business directory (directory). We invite you to become a member right now by clicking on this link (join) or contact us if you have any questions about the Fernie Chamber of Commerce and what we can do for you (contact).


What's New!

The 2014 Fernie Community & Business Excellence Awards are upon us and the nominees have been announced!

Please also look for the Community Awards supplement paper due out in the October 16th issue of the Free Press!

And the nominees are... (in no particular order)

Citizen of the Year Award: Sponsored by the City of Fernie

Kathryn Robinson

Gale Adams

Tanya Malcolm

Entrepreneur of the Year Award: Sponsored by Community Futures East Kootenay

Tickets are now available for the 2014 Fernie Community & Business Excellence Awards Dinner

Seats are limited so reserve your spots today! Don’t miss this entertaining evening out. Consisting of a Champagne reception, 5 course meal, Awards Ceremony, and inspiring Guest Speaker.

When: Thursday October 23rd, 2014

Time: 5:30 Champagne reception, 6:30 Dinner is served, 7:30 awards begin, 8:30 Door Prizes, 9:00 Guest Speaker

Attention all businesses in Fernie with a storefront window!

The annual Holiday Window Competition theme has been announced!

The theme this year is : ‘Oh Christmas Tree’

With excellent Prizes to be won!

1st place -  $300 cash + ½ page ad in the Fernie Free Press a $500 value!

2nd place-  $150 cash + ¼ page ad in the Fernie Free Press a $250 value!

Fernie Chamber of Commerce Blog

Posted by: FernieChamber
Tuesday, August 5, 2014

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.

FC- Can you tell us a little bit about Fernie Forge & the type of work you do?

Posted by: FernieChamber
Monday, July 21, 2014

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?

Posted by: FernieChamber
Monday, July 7, 2014

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?