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The Surrey Board of Trade provided input into the proposed Western Canada Growth Strategy. by the deadline of November 16.“A Western Canada Growth Strategy is timely for businesses and for our local economies because we need to be more innovative to compete globally,” said Anita Huberman, CEO, Surrey Board of Trade. “Western Canadian provinces have

Group photo: From left to right – Anita Huberman, CEO, Surrey Board of Trade; Jordan Voorhorst, Farm Manager, Heppell’s Potato Corp.; Pete Schouten, Partner, Heppell’s Potato Corp and BC Deputy Minister of Agriculture Wes Shoemaker.Surrey, B.C. – On Thursday, November 15, 2018, the Surrey Board of Trade recognized the outstanding achievements of a Surrey

The Surrey Board of Trade delivered a strong message to the TransLink Mayors’ Council today. Staying true to SBOT’s long advocacy for the Light Rail Transit Project, CEO Anita Huberman proposed that TransLink build LRT in Phase 1, as planned, and work towards planning a skytrain on Fraser Highway in Phase 2, as a compromise.

Surrey, B.C. – On Wednesday, November 21, the Surrey Board of Trade will feature Professor Andrew Petter, President of Simon Fraser University to learn about SFU's Surrey Strategy.“The economic development potential of Surrey is tied to education. SFU is a leader in instigating community action through their innovative and entrepreneurial programming,” said Anita Huberman, CEO,

The Surrey Board of Trade will focus on Gas Prices as the next Surrey Hot Topic to engage Surrey’s business community.“We want to understand what policy and education objectives the Surrey Board of Trade needs to focus on as it relates to energy and economic growth,” said Anita Huberman, CEO, Surrey Board of Trade.Gas prices fluctuate.

Surrey Board of Trade, World Trade Centre-Mumbai & AIAI Partner Together for the India Global Economic Summit March 6-8, 2019The Surrey Board of Trade begins its promotion of its 2nd Global India Trip to meet their partners: World Trade Centre-Mumbai and the All India Association of Industries (AIAI). A Memorandum of Understanding was signed with

Join the Surrey Board of Trade on its 3rd Surrey Agriculture Industry Reception, and connect with key agricultural industry business leaders.1. Hear from the BC Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Wes Shoemaker, as he speaks to agrifood as an opportunity for economic growth in BC and in Canada.2. Plus, help us recognize the outstanding achievement

Surrey, B.C. – On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, the Surrey Board of Trade recognized seven winners at the 20th Annual Surrey Business Excellence Awards, with Presenting Sponsors BDC – Business Development Bank of Canada and TD Bank, and media sponsors CKNW, GlobalTV, the Surrey NOW-Leader Newspaper. Just over 420 people were in attendance with Master of

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.Networking Cocktail Reception: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.Dinner and Awards Presentation: 7:00 – 9:30 p.m.Location: Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel (15269 104 Avenue,…