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The Surrey Board of Trade announced the winners of the 7th Surrey Art Awards on November 28 with BC’s Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport, Lana Popham as keynote speaker, alongside special guest Dave Babych, former Vancouver Canucks defenceman and current Vice President of the Vancouver Canucks Alumni Association.“Arts and culture-related industries,

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – November 21, 2023 (Translated into French as well)The Surrey Board of Trade has received a $500,000 co-investment from DIGITAL, Canada’s Global Innovation Cluster for digital technologies, for their workforce development venture ‘Intercultural Digital Hospitality Skills Accelerator Project’. The project is led by the Surrey Board of Trade with Western Community

Surrey, BC – On Tuesday, November 28, the Surrey Board of Trade will recognize four winners of at the 7th Surrey Arts and Business Awards at the Sheraton Hotel.The 2023 finalists are:Arts and InnovationPraise Theatre Ensemble and Arts Ministry (Praise TEAM)SMASH Theatre SchoolStudio 73Cultural AmbassadorAmarjeet Singh, Naad Arts

VISAFF (Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival) has been rebranded to iSAFF Canada (International South Asian Film Festival Canada) to reflect the festival's growth and expansion in recent years."I think that the VISAFF's rebranding to iSAFF reflects how far we have come since the beginning and where we are headed. The community at large has been at the heart of

Date:Thursday, June 22, 2023Time:Registration and lunch: 11:30amProgram begins at 12:00pmSpecial Surrey Economic Announcement at 12:10pmSurrey Board of Trade Annual General Meeting at 12:15pmBC Minister of Jobs, Economic Development and Innovation Brenda Bailey and BC Minister of State for Trade, Jagrup Brar at 12:50pmProgram concludes at 1:30pmLocation:

June is National Indigenous History Month in Canada, a time to recognize the rich history, heritage, resiliency and diversity of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples. Surrey has the greatest population of urban Indigenous Peoples.“I am honoured to speak on a panel that focuses on strengthening the urban-rural Indigenous wellness continuum at the Indigenous

The Surrey Board of Trade continues to lead in BC as a key player in instigating change through government advocacy. On June 1-2, the Surrey Board of Trade will seek support for their policies from their peers at the annual BC Chamber of Commerce convention in Whistler, to advance BC’s economy. Details on Surrey Board

Jasroop Singh Gosal, the Surrey Board of Trade’s Policy & Research Manager, has been appointed to the BC Government’s Employment Accessibility Standard Technical Committee."The Surrey Board of Trade looks forward to participating in this meaningful way to create results for those that face barriers to equally participating in the economy," said Anita Huberman, President