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Feature Member Friday | The Errand Running Team

Who: Errand Running Team What: Offering a variety of services including cleaning, yard work, shopping, driving for our clients Errand Running Team was created for people recovering from surgery, executives, busy families, businesses with odd jobs, seniors, new moms, and anyone needing assistance.  We have been taking care of my 85 year father-in-law with dementia […]

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Got Consent?

On July 1, 2014, Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation comes into effect. The CASL brings with it some of the toughest anti-spam laws in the world and will significantly impact how your business communicates electronically with your current and potential customers. The idea of ‘consent’ is at the core of the legislation. Essentially, the recipient of your […]

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Feature Member Friday | Hair We Are Beauty Boutique

Who: Hair We Are Beauty Boutique What: A modern salon with a full range of hair services for men, women and children. Where: 1528 Prairie Ave, Port Coquitlam Hair We Are Beauty Boutique is a modern salon with a full range of Hair services for men, women, and children. Our vision in creating this space […]

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Aaron’s Policy Update

  It’s been a month since I’ve been hired as the Chamber’s public policy advisor and what a month it’s been. We’ve been on the forefront of building and fostering relationships with local leaders and decision-makers in order to put ourselves in a position to better advocate on behalf of business. One of these relationships […]

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Feature Member Friday | RTOWN

Who: RTOWN What: RTOWN is a unique blend of marketing and digital strategies for small and medium sized businesses. Where: www.rtown.ca RTOWN is a unique blend of marketing and digital strategies for small and medium sized businesses. We use new technology and proven insights typically reserved only for large corporations to help you find, listen to […]

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Feature Member Friday | The Grand Wedding Show

Who: Grand Wedding Show What: 11th annual Grand Wedding Show to help brides and grooms get ready for their big day Where: March 15 & 16 at the Tradex in Abbotsford We are BC’s first and longest-running cultural wedding planning resource.  After our own wedding, we were inspired to create a reliable, comprehensive and trusted […]

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Like the Ceiling Can’t Hold Us: A Night with Hillary Clinton

  It was a call to action, though nothing as blatant as asking us to wave protest signs or storm the gates. It was a call to change the way we look at the world, the way we think. On March 5, 2014, the Vancouver Board of Trade’s Women’s Leadership Circle program brought former first […]

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Changing Tri-Cities

  The Tri-Cities is changing. Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody are no longer just “Vancouver suburbs”.  We are anchor cities in the Lower Mainland – important destinations for business, residential and tourism.  With Evergreen Line construciton well underway and new businesses opening in our region every day, our population is booming, and we’re attracting […]

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Feature Member Friday | John Wolff, Investors Group

Who: John Wolff, Investors Group What: Financial consulting Where: 305 – 2963 Glen Drive, Coquitlam As a financial consultant, I partner with individuals and small business owners to identify where they are at today, what goals and milestones they want to reach in the future and then develop a plan with the strategies to achieve […]

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Meet our Public Policy Advisor, Aaron!

Hello Members! I am very pleased to be here as your shiny, new Public Policy Advisor. A lot of you may be wondering what exactly it is that I do. Well I am here to do two things: 1) I am here to help amplify the Chamber’s voice on your behalf. Not necessarily to yell […]

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