West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce Newsletter January 16, 2016
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North Shore Business Showcase
Park Royal Shopping Centre South Mall - Upper Floor

THIS Saturday, January 16, 2016

10am to 4pm

Hosted by the West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce
You are invited to join us for the North Shore Business Showcase, Saturday, January 16th at Park Royal South, Upper Level.  The event will be from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. 

Get to know our local North Shore and Bowen Island businesses and service organizations. 35+ companies will have displays. Plus a chance to win 2 tickets to the Canucks game January 26th!

Thank you to all who have booked a tables/half tables. 

  • Atefeh Abbaspour - Sotheby's International Realty
  • Amica Mature Lifestyle
  • Bowen Island Community Foundation
  • Bowen Island Golf Club
  • Canada Home Elevator
  • Canadian In-Home Care
  • Canucks Sports & Entertainment
  • CareAge Home and Health
  • CARP North Shore
  • Chartwell Churchill House Retirement Residences
  • Cypress Mountain
  • Daybreak Home Transitions
  • Driving Miss Daisy
  • Elderberry Seniors
  • First Point Education Consultants
  • Gleneagles Clubhouse
  • Hear at Home Mobile Hearing Clinic
  • Hollyburn Funeral Home
  • Investors Group
  • Kay Meek Centre
  • Maison Senior Living
  • Mary Kay
  • Money Coaches Canada
  • North Shore Carpentry & Construction
  • Parc Retirement Living
  • Sewell’s Marina
  • Shylo Nursing & Home Healthcare
  • Teresa De Cotiis – RE/MAX Masters Realty
  • Tourism Bowen Island
  • Translink
  • Tudor Doctor North Shore
  • VPG Realty
  • West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce
  • West Vancouver Community Foundation
  • West Vancouver Memorial Library
  • West Vancouver Yacht Club
  • YWCA/Work BC




You are Invited:  Opening of Constituency Office of MP Pam Goldsmith-Jones

Pam Goldsmith-Jones
Member of Parliament
Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Serving West Vancouver - Sunshine Coast - Sea to Sky Country
Invites you to their constituency office opening
in beautiful Horseshoe Bay
this Thursday, January 14th
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

6367 Bruce Street, West Vancouver, BC
At 4:45 pm Pam will present on the government’s pre-budget outreach and the Canada Summer Jobs Program.


2016 Vancouver Small Business Information Expo

Small Business BC, The Province of British Columbia, and The Office of Small and Medium Enterprises in Public Works and Government Services Canada have partnered to host the 2016 Vancouver Small Business Information Expo at Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre in Vancouver on Monday, February 1, 2016.

This free trade show brings together government departments and non-profit organizations that support small businesses in BC. They will be exhibiting and speaking on educational panels with the goal of connecting businesses and entrepreneurs with government support programs.

Featured Discussions include:
9:30 am – 10:15 am - Selling to Government
10:45 am -11:30 am - Access to Financing
1:00 pm – 1:45 pm - Pillars of Start-up
2:00 pm – 2:45 pm - From Innovation to Business Success

The public is encouraged to join the event. More details on the 2016 Vancouver Small Business Information Expo can be found on the Small Business BC Website

Free webinar—New Small Businesses & Taxes: Getting it Right from the Start!

The Canada Revenue Agency is hosting a free interactive webinar about important tax topics for new small businesses. Topics include:
  • registering your business
  • GST/HST 
  • payroll
  • keeping records
  • business income and expenses, and more…
Participants can ask questions and get more information during the live webinar. Tuesday, January 19, 2016
English: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Pacific; 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Eastern Standard Time         
French: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Pacific; 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Eastern Standard Time          Register now



The Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan is the # 1 plan in Canada!
For employee benefits, covering over 25,000 small businesses across the country. ALL types of businesses are eligible for the program - no industry exclusions! 
For further information contact: Jason Weinstein, CFP® Benefits Specialist
P: 604-637-1137
West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce has partnered with First Data Canada to provide members with lower transaction costs, a robust user-friendly on-line reporting tool and the latest electronic-payment technology for business. 

Visa®  1.49%
MasterCard®  1.49%
Interac® Debit  $0.05

Please contact Honey Martin, your local First Data account executive for further information. Tel: 604-505-2430

Grow your client base and earn more money!

By attending our networking events you can develop valuable connections that lead to business growth and personal success.

Membership pays for itself…

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