2022

Tri-Cities Chamber Announces 2021/2022 Business Excellence Awards Winners

Press Release | Tri-Cities Chamber Announces 2021/2022 Business Excellence Awards Winners     (TRI-CITIES) May 2, 2022 — The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce held its 2021/2022 Business Excellence Awards Gala, after a three-month postponement of the event due to health restrictions on gatherings in effect earlier this year.   Some of the region’s most exceptional leaders […]

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Tri-Cities Chamber CEO speaks up for Coronation Park plans in Port Moody

Tri-Cities Chamber CEO speaks up for Coronation Park plans in Port Moody As published in the Tri-City News, April 18, 2022 [online here]: The Editor: The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce supports the proposed development by Wesgroup at Coronation Park, along with the requested amendments for the area in the Official Community Plan. Wesgroup has been […]

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Tri-Cities Chamber hosts roundtable with federal Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship

Tri-Cities Chamber hosts discussion with federal Minister of Immigration (TRI-CITIES) April 13, 2022 — Nine Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce members attended an in-person roundtable with Canada’s Minister of  Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Sean Fraser, and MP Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam Ron McKinnon, at the chamber offices today. “We were very pleased to host this event for a […]

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Joint Statement on Bill 10 and Union Certification

Joint Statement on Bill 10 and Union Certification (TRI-CITIES) April 12, 2022 — The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce supports the joint statement issued by the BC Chamber of Commerce, Business Council of British Columbia, Canadian Federation of Independent Business, Greater Vancouver Board of Trade, and Surrey Board of Trade, regarding the surprise introduction of Bill […]

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Tri-Cities Chamber Statement on Crisis in Ukraine

Tri-Cities Chamber Statement on Crisis in Ukraine March 11, 2022 — The Chamber joins the international community in condemning the unprovoked invasion of Ukraine by Russia and we express our solidarity with the people of Ukraine, the Ukrainian Canadian community, and our local Ukrainian businesses during these tragic times. Alongside our counterparts from the BC […]

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Tri-Cities Chamber Reaction to BC Budget 2022

Media Statement | Tri-Cities Chamber Reaction to BC Budget 2022 (TRI-CITIES) February 24, 2022 — Leslie Courchesne, CEO of the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce, made the following statement in reaction to the 2022 BC Budget released by the BC Government on February 22. “The Tri-Cities Chamber is pleased to see the BC Government invest in areas […]

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Tri-Cities Chamber is Pleased with Easing of Pandemic Restrictions

Media Statement | Tri-Cities Chamber is Pleased with Easing of Pandemic Restrictions (TRI-CITIES) February 15, 2022 — Leslie Courchesne, CEO of the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce, made the following statement in reaction to the reduced restrictions for business and travel announced today by the federal and provincial governments. “The Tri-Cities Chamber is so pleased to […]

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Open Letter to Elected Officials Urging a Swift End to Blockades

Media Statement | Open Letter to Elected Officials Urging a Swift End to Blockades (TRI-CITIES) February 11, 2022 — Leslie Courchesne, CEO of the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce, made the following statement regarding the ongoing blockades. “Our members, as well as businesses across B.C. and Canada, have been hit very hard by the pandemic, extreme […]

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Tri-Cities Chamber Urges B.C. Government to Safely Re-Open Events Industry

Media Statement | Tri-Cities Chamber Urges B.C. Government to Safely Reopen Events Industry (TRI-CITIES) February 4, 2022 — Leslie Courchesne, CEO of the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce, made the following statement regarding the current restrictions on the events industry. “Our member businesses in the events sector have been hit very hard by the pandemic, and […]

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