Cross-country auditions for Dragons’ Den begin Feb. 6, 2016 in Toronto
It’s time for entrepreneurs across Canada to polish their pitches to be part of DRAGONS’ DEN’s
11th season on CBC-TV. Producers will hit the road in February on a 33-city audition tour to find the country’s best businesses in need of a Dragon investment.
Auditions will be open to the public and kick-off in Toronto on Feb. 6 B.C. audition dates
and cities are listed below, and venues are listed online. Auditions are open to participants of all ages, with businesses at any stage of development. Online auditions are open now and will continue in-person throughout February to April across the country.Tour dates will be updated through the DRAGONS’ DEN website cbc.ca/dragonsden/auditions
Feb. 13, March 5 – Vancouver, B.C.
Feb. 17 – Richmond, B.C.
Feb. 17 – Cranbrook, B.C.
Feb. 19 – Nanaimo, B.C.
Feb. 20 – Victoria, B.C.
March 4 – Abbotsford, B.C.
March 10 – Kelowna, B.C
The Canadian Internet Marketing Conference
The Canadian Internet Marketing Conference 2016
Join hundreds of marketing and business professionals at this years’ Canadian Internet Marketing Conference in Squamish, BC. Get actionable insights from leaders from Telus, West Jet, Starbucks, Google, eBay, Canada Post and many more! The two day event runs 14th and 15th April 2016 and early bird tickets are now on sale. The event is sponsored by Google, Marwick Internet Marketing, Canada Post, Moz, Siteimprove and Mainstreet Communications. EARLY BIRD RATE ENDS JANUARY 31!
West Vancouver Chamber members can claim an extra 30% off using this special code "WVCC30" more information at www.digitalbuzz.ca
Doing Business with China
To better serve Canadian small and medium enterprises (SME), The Government of Canada, Trade Commissioner Service network in China, has developed the Canadian SME Gateway to China video series on YouTube. The series focuses on the needs of Canadian SMEs that are considering doing business in China; they provide SMEs with expert advice on various topics ranging from setting up a business presence in China, to protecting intellectual property, to e-commerce, and cover a range of sector-specific and general business topics relevant to SMEs. New videos will be posted every week on their YouTube Channel Check out their Facebook Twitter
Richmond Gateway Theater's Closer Than Ever
Closer Than Ever is a very witty, boldly modern, award-winning off-Broadway musical revue about the pleasures and pitfalls of adulthood—great entertainment for an enjoyable evening out with friends or co-workers. The show stars some of Canada's finest musical theatre performers, including Ma-Anne Dionisio, a Dora Mavor Moore Award nominee (for Best Actress in a Musical), and "Kim" in the original Toronto production of Miss Saigon. The show is at the Main Stage venue February 4 – 20.
West Vancouver Chamber members can get $5 off every adult ticket they buy with the coupon code CTEBUS16. The code is valid for all performances between Sunday February 7 and Saturday February 20, and is redeemable online, over the phone or in-person at our box office. For further information: