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Nominations Now Open for Chamber Board of Directors

Jan 12, 2021

NEWS RELEASE January 12, 2021 NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR CHAMBER BOARD OF DIRECTORS Kelowna: Nikki Csek, Past President of the Kelowna Chamber & member of the Board Development Committee, has announced that the Chamber’s nomination per...

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Top 40 Competition Starts at Kelowna Chamber

Jan 7, 2021

NEWS RELEASE January 6, 2021   TOP 40 COMPETITION STARTS AT KELOWNA CHAMBER Year Seven of Program Sees Over 40s Honoured   Kelowna: The enduringly popular “Top 40” Program presented by BDO LLP through the Kelow...

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Kelowna Chamber, Uptown Rutland Business Association, and Downtown Kelowna Share the 'Shop Local' Message

Dec 18, 2020

   MEDIA RELEASE December 18, 2020 “Shop Local”. It’s the new mantra and we see it every time we open up a newsfeed or hear the morning news. Usually complete with photos, short stories about local merchants remindi...

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Chambers in the Okanagan Get Into the Spirit of the Season by Giving the Gift of Appreciation

Dec 4, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE DEC. 4, 2020 CHAMBERS ACROSS THE OKANAGAN GET INTO THE SPIRIT OF SEASON BY GIVING THE GIFT OF APPRECIATION. OKANAGAN - The Okanagan Valley Chambers that represent the Chambers COVID-19 Response Coalition have released a thank you...

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Okanagan We Got This Loves Local: Winners of Okanagan Experience Announced

Dec 2, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE December 2, 2020 OKANAGAN WE GOT THIS LOVES LOCAL Winners of Okanagan Experience Announced KELOWNA - Okanagan Chambers of Commerce are making sure some lucky residents can relax and explore the region when travel is again en...

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Business Excellence Award Winners Announced

Nov 26, 2020

NEWS RELEASE November 26, 2020 Business Excellence Award Winners Announced Kelowna: The winners are announced in the Kelowna Chamber’s 33rd Annual Business Excellence Awards gala event. All winners were celebrated and announced in a virt...

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Business Excellence Awards Gala This Week in Kelowna

Nov 24, 2020

MEDIA ADVISORY November 24, 2020 BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARDS GALA THIS WEEK IN KELOWNA Kelowna: Only two days to go until the 33rd annual Business Excellence Awards winners are announced Thursday November 26th at 5:00 p.m. in the virtual Cham...

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Chamber Announces Business Leader of 2020

Nov 19, 2020

NEWS RELEASE November 19, 2020 Chamber Announces Business Leader of 2020 Presented by: Kelowna: The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce announced today that Laurel Douglas has been named Business Leader of the Year for 2020. This prestigious aw...

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Kelowna Chamber Golf Tourney Provides Financial Support for a Couple of Local Organizations

Oct 30, 2020

NEWS RELEASE October 30, 2020 KELOWNA CHAMBER GOLF TOURNEY PROVIDES FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR A COUPLE OF LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS   Kelowna: The Kelowna Chamber golf tournament – sold out in September 2020 – offered an opportunity ...

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Kelowna Chamber Celebrates Policy Wins

Oct 29, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE October 29, 2020 Kelowna Chamber Celebrates Policy Wins Kelowna: At the conclusion of the two-day Canadian Chamber Policy Resolution Debates based in Ottawa, the Kelowna Chamber chalked up two big wins for local business interests o...

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Rogers Communications Newest President's Circle Member at Kelowna Chamber

Oct 19, 2020

NEWS RELEASE October 19, 2020 ROGERS COMMUNICATIONS NEWEST PRESIDENT’S CIRCLE MEMBER AT KELOWNA CHAMBER Kelowna: The Kelowna Chamber is excited to announce a new partnership with Rogers Communications, which has joined the Chamber ...

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Chambers of Commerce in the Okanagan Set to Celebrate Small Business Week

Oct 16, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE October 16, 2020 CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE IN THE OKANAGAN SET TO CELEBRATE SMALL BUSINESS WEEK   Chambers of Commerce throughout the Okanagan have joined forces in celebrating Small Business Week in Canada with a host o...

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Virtual Celebration of Chamber Finalists - Kelowna Chamber 2020 Business Excellence Awards

Oct 14, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE October 14, 2020   Virtual Celebration of Chamber Finalists Kelowna Chamber 2020 Business Excellence Awards   Kelowna:  The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce announced 32 finalists in thirteen categories at a ...

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Oct 7, 2020

NEWS RELEASE October 7, 2020 KELOWNA ANNOUNCES 2020 BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARDS NOMINEES Kelowna: Nominations for the Kelowna Chamber’s 2020 Business Excellence Awards are now in, and judging is now underway. Finalists will be announced a...

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Kelowna Chamber Supports Province's Economic Recovery Plan

Sep 18, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE September 18, 2020 Kelowna Chamber Supports Province’s Economic Recovery Plan “The Kelowna Chamber supports the first steps in the Province’s Economic Recovery Plan,” said Jeffrey Robinson, President ...

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Sep 10, 2020

Kelowna: Summer has slipped away and the Kelowna Chamber is hosting its first live event for many months: the always popular Chamber Golf Tournament at The Harvest in Kelowna. The tournament is now sold out with a wait list (144+ golfers and 22 spons...

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Chamber Kicks Off Business Excellence for 2020

Jul 30, 2020

Kelowna:  While 2020 is proving to be a year different from any other in the Chamber’s history, “Excellence is still at the top of our events roster,” says Chamber President Jeffrey Robinson.  “Recognizing excellence...

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Results of Fourth BC Pulse Check Shows Time May Be Running Out For Some Businesses, Employees

Jul 17, 2020

COVID-19 has dramatically affected businesses and communities across the Okanagan and the province and there are more challenges on the horizon according to the latest results from the province-wide Pulse Check survey competed in collaboration with t...

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Kelowna Chamber Calls for (and gets) Clarity on BC/Alberta Inter-Provincial Travel

Jun 24, 2020

The Kelowna Chamber is pleased the Premier listened to the Chamber's urgent request to show leadership in letting the public know that travelers from Alberta are as welcome as ever, provided they adhere to safe distancing and health protocols tha...

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Chamber's Top 40 Program Honours Special Health Care Providers

Jun 17, 2020

The Kelowna Chamber is adding four honorary mentions to its Top Forty Under 40 Program presented by BDO. Top 40 judge Dr Eric Li, Associate Professor in the UBC Okanagan Faculty of Management, suggested the Chamber recognize the contributions made by...

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