Monthly archive for March 2021

On Friday, April 30th, the Surrey Board of Trade will host the 12th Annual Surrey Women in Business Awards. This event recognizes the hard work of Surrey’s businesswomen and their contributions to the community.2021 Surrey Women in Business Awards Finalists are:EntrepreneurSandra Christian, Creative Kids Learning CentersDaniela Fisher, Naturally GivenConnie Marples,

The Surrey Board of Trade has released the 6th Surrey Labour Market Intelligence Report today.“The job market in Surrey is on a positive trajectory,” said Anita Huberman, CEO, Surrey Board of Trade. “We still need to pay attention to the 9,000 jobs that are yet to be recovered since the pandemic began. Surrey is

Indigenous knowledge and economic partnerships are a priority for all businesses as we all continue on the path towards reconciliation and the implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP).“The Surrey Board of Trade is a leader again in launching a Surrey Business Leadership Learning Series that will help

Surrey, B.C. – The Surrey Board of Trade is pleased to announce another high profile speaker at their annual Surrey Women in Business Awards event on April 30 at 11am-2pm: Yaël Eisenstat.Yael will share her unique experience and journey as a special advisor to then-Vice President Joe Biden, as a CIA Officer facing counter-extremism

A new program was announced today to support local governments to improve their development approval process to ensure that homes are approved and built faster.“We have a housing supply shortage in Surrey and housing affordability continues to be a crisis situation,” said Anita Huberman, CEO of the Surrey Board of Trade. “The development industry

In ongoing consultation with the BC Government, the Surrey Board of Trade is pleased that the BC Small and Medium Sized Business Recovery Grant has been extended until the end of August and that revenue requirements have been decreased to 30% from 70%.“These changes are welcome and will provide greater support to the business

March is Fraud Prevention Month.“The Surrey Board of Trade reminds businesses, organizations, and residents to focus on fraud prevention,” said Anita Huberman, CEO, Surrey Board of Trade. “Especially during the pandemic with an increase in online transactions we must be vigilant in preventing cybercrime.”Fraudsters are using increasingly sophisticated methods to target people of