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Posted: May 19, 2016 - 11:04am

Coffee and Convos June 1st replaced by an afternoon BBQ

Chamber members are invited to the new Fernie RV resort for tours around the resort, presentation on resort and it's offerings, and great community and networking discussion. 

Networking and BBQ

Posted: May 12, 2016 - 3:09pm

Fernie Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with CIPR Communications presents 

Social Media for Business

This session will go through building and identifying social media content and developing a content calendar. Put a plan together to maximize your social media reach. 

First half will be best practices and how-tos. Second half will be question and answer. 

Join the conversation. 

Posted: May 10, 2016 - 3:14pm

Youth Achievement Award

Posted: May 10, 2016 - 9:29am

Monthly Business Workshops

Once a month - Tuesdays, 8am-12pm, at the Fernie Chamber of Commerce Board Room. 

This workshop series is specifically designed to coach you through building the routine of running a successful business by implementing the key business fundamentals.

Posted: May 2, 2016 - 3:57pm

Information and Discussion Session 

The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is holding and infomration and discussion session about bnb in Fernie. 

There are approximately 55 Airbnb postings that represent 144 beds or 248 pillows.

There are roughly another 30 Airbnb postings outside the City of Fernie limits, but in the general area (e.g. ski hill)

This information and discussion session is designed to: 

1) Understand current zoning bylaws - what zones are bnbs allowed in, what are the criteria. 

Posted: April 21, 2016 - 2:31pm

It was a full room Thursday morning for the Fernie Chamber of Commerce Annual General Meeting at the Best Western Plus Fernie Mountain Lodge. The Chamber reviewed the annual report, approved financials, and elected the board directors. The meeting business was followed by a Business Boot Camp preview designed to help strengthen tools of business owners.

Posted: March 24, 2016 - 12:50pm

The Chamber of Commerce Annual General Meeting will be held on April 21st, 8:00am - 10:00am, at the Fernie Best Western Powder Mountain Lodge. 

$10 per person or $15 for two. 

What is an Annual General Meeting (AGM)? 

Once a year, the general membership of the Chamber of Commerce gathers to conduct business, report on activities, and elect board directors. 


Please rsvp to members@ferniechamber.com

Posted: October 28, 2015 - 10:26am
On Friday, October 23, nearly 150 people filled the Clubhouse restaurant at the Fernie Golf and Country Club to celebrate the Community and Business Excellence Awards. The evening started with welcomes from MP Elect Wayne Stetski, MLA Minister Bill Bennett, Mayor Mary Giuliano and Chamber Board President Sheila Byers. 
Posted: October 9, 2015 - 11:25am

Community and Business Excellence Awards

The Awards committee of the Fernie Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the finalist for the 2015 Community and Business Excellence Awards. This was the first year that the nominations were collected only through online nomination forms. Received were 125 submissions that included 60 different businesses, organizations, and individuals. 
Posted: October 1, 2015 - 10:35am

We are into the final stretch of the federal election campaign. The Fernie, Elkford, and Sparwood Chambers of Commerce are hosting an all-candidate forum for the business community to hear from the local candidates on issues of importance to the Elk Valley.

This forum will be held on October 5, 2015, at the Causeway Bay Hotel in Sparwood. It is open to the public and there is no fee to attend. The public may submit questions in writing at the beginning of the forum. Doors open at 6:30 and forum from 7:00 – 9:00. 


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