Monthly archive for October 2018

BC’s Leader of the Official Opposition, Andrew Wilkinson, Q.C., MLA, will be speaking at a Surrey Board of Trade lunch on Friday, October 26 at 11:30am at Eaglequest Golf Course. Mr. Wilkinson will share his thoughts on the present and future state of BC’s economy.Event: “BC’s Economy – The Present and the Future” Lunch with the Leader of the

The BC Government is working with ICBC, Ridesharing companies, and taxi companies, to introduce more accessible transportation options. Ridesharing and Bikesharing are a cornerstone of improved transportation and accessibility all over the world.Participate in the Surrey Hot Topic Dialogue to learn more about:Why this is important to businessesThe current statistics and benefits

- ISSBC and Surrey Board of Trade to announce competitive edge training for businesses to boost their bottom lineSURREY, B.C. – A unique cultural competency training that addresses the challenges faced by companies with a globalized workforce will be announced on Friday, October 19th at Eaglequest Golf Course (7778-152 Street) at 7:30am (Program is…

The Surrey Board of Trade, earlier this year, released a support guide to help Surrey employers manage cannabis in the workplace. Cannabis Legalization comes into effect this Wednesday, October 17th. We are the only business organization that has taken this proactive step for our members.Employer Support Guide - Managing Cannabis in the WorkplaceWorkplace

Surrey Board of Trade’s Surrey Manufacturing Industry ReceptionWednesday, October 17, 2018Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel (15269-104 Avenue, Surrey BC)6:00 – 8:00 pm (announcements to be made at 7:00 pm)Surrey has the greatest number of manufacturers in British Columbia. The Surrey Board of Trade requests the honor of you and a guest to…

On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, the Surrey Board of Trade will recognize 6 of Surrey’s best businesses in different award categories at the Academy Awards style 20th Annual Surrey Business Excellence Awards.The Surrey Board of Trade's 20th Annual Surrey Business Excellence Awards Dinner, with Presenting Sponsors BDC and TD Bank, will also feature the 5th Annual Corporate

On October 4th, 2018, eight winners were celebrated at the Surrey Board of Trade’s 22nd Annual Surrey Police Officer of the Year Awards Dinner.“Congratulations to Inspector Wendy Mehat for being named the 22nd Surrey Police Officer of the Year, nominated by the community, for her unwavering commitment to public safety in Surrey and for…

The Surrey Board of Trade and the South Asian Business Association have partnered to host Surrey Election Candidate Dialogues for the Business Community. A strong attendance is anticipated. Public attendees are welcome as well.1. Event:  Surrey Mayoral Candidates DialogueCandidate Attendance Update:Confirmed:Tom Gill, Surrey FirstBruce Hayne, Integrity NowRajesh Jayaprakash, People First

EVENT REMINDER for Thursday, October 4, 2018The Surrey Board of Trade will be hosting the 22nd Annual Surrey Police Officer of the Year Awards.Surrey RCMP Chief Dwayne McDonald will give the Audience Address.Winners in the eight categories below will be announced at the gala event.Date:   Thursday, October 4, 2018Location: Sheraton

SURREY –British Columbia’s first Poverty Reduction Strategy was announced, guided by legislation introduced today. Its intention is to lift thousands of people out of poverty, create more opportunities to break the cycle of poverty and make it easier for people to participate in their community.“The Surrey Board of Trade, nominated by the BC Chamber