WHO WE ARE
Kimberley is not just a good place to be; it's also a good place to be a business owner.
With the collective backing of the community and the Kimberley Chamber, success and sustainability are within reach! As the sole professional organization representing the Kimberley business community, we are dedicated to fostering growth and prosperity for our local businesses.
One of the primary functions of the Kimberley and District Chamber of Commerce is to
represent and advance the interests of the local business community. We advocate for local businesses by voicing business concerns to local, provincial and federal governments policy
INFORMATION + RESOURCES
We provide information and resources to the business community via our monthly newsletter and refer members and non-members to appropriate resources.
Check out the resource centre for information about grants, business templates and more!
We host business networking opportunities and community events including the annual
Business Excellence Awards, a social golf event, shop local campaigns including Countdown to Christmas, and community events including JulyFest and the Platzl Light Up. Our events are open to both
members and non members.
TRAINING + DEVELOPMENT
We support the business community through professional development and offer training, workshops, and education sessions throughout the year. In collaboration with Tourism Kimberley, College of the Rockies and Simply Kimberley/Resort Tours, we offer the Kimberley Ambassador Training Course twice a year.
The Kimberley and District Chamber of Commerce serves its membership through leadership in the promotion, development, growth and prosperity of business in our community.
We achieve our Mission by:
a) Providing information and resources to new and existing businesses
b) Coordinating networking and educational opportunities for business
c) Advocating on behalf of the local business community as "the Voice" of our business community
d) Promoting local businesses to residents and visitors
e) Offering service benefits to members of the Kimberley Chamber
f) Partnering with other groups and organizations to work together on joint initiatives
g) Recognizing leaders in the local community
The Kimberley and District Chamber of Commerce is "the Voice" of our business community.
At the Kimberley and District Chamber of Commerce, we pride ourselves on our small yet dynamic team of dedicated staff and accomplished board members, and we are always eager to welcome new directors who share our passion for fostering economic prosperity and community growth.