Mayor Celebrates Business Appreciation Week

Mayor Ken Christian and several City Councillors networked with local business leaders at a Business Appreciation Dinner on March 4.

"Our goal is to celebrate businesses large and small from every corner of the city," said Mayor Ken Christian.

"Along with our partners the NSBIA, KCBIA, and the Chamber of Commerce, we proclaimed the week of March 4th to 9th as Business Appreciation Week. It is our goal to create and maintain a strong business climate in Kamloops, and our annual dinner and networking event brings together Councillors and companies to share ideas that will grow our local economy," he added. 

Twelve businesses were acknowledged at the event:

  • ARPA Investments
  • BCLC
  • Dr. Rakesh Mehta Inc. (Westsyde Dental Centre)
  • Forward Law LLP
  • Fresh is Best 
  • Hello Toast
  • ICI Electrical Engineering Ltd.
  • Manshadi Pharmacy
  • Moon Wok
  • Red Wing Shoes
  • Rocky Mountaineer
  • Tumbleweed Toys

Pictured above: BCLC Chief Financial Officer Amanda Hobson and Director of Public Affairs Greg Walker.