The forest fires have been receiving widespread media coverage, and how the media chooses to portray our destination has a significant impact on visitation.
What you can do: Tag your content and social media posts with #exploreKelowna so Tourism Kelowna can amplify it. Snap a photo or video of your business and our destination looking great and tag it #RealTimeKelowna. Include the date and time.
Promote to tourists and prospective visitors that Kelowna is open for business and that despite some intermittent haze the weather in Kelowna is warm and sunny, and all summer activities and events are continuing as normal. As always, visitors should pay attention to local alerts or restrictions, especially with respect to camping and outdoor activities.
The Kelowna Visitor Centre offers a team of knowledgeable experts who are happy to share suggestions for activities to enjoy in the area. You can continue to refer people to their website tourismkelowna.com
The Tourism Kelowna Visitor Centre extends a special welcome, offering the opportunity to connect with other business members while checking out everything the new centre has to offer. Join us for our August
Commerce ConneX as we celebrate the latest and greatest addition to our vibrant downtown.
BUSINESS SMARTS: HOW TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS
WITHOUT BLOWING IT UP
TUES. SEPT. 18 | 12 - 1 PM
This is an invitation for entrepreneurs who are poised for growth, thinking of acquiring property, expanding existing premises or looking at an exciting new sales opportunity. Tom Lewis, founder of Summit Fiscal Management Inc., a Vernon-based company providing financial management training to Entrepreneurs, will give you the tools to to help you succeed.
CHAMBER LUNCHEON SERIES: BREXIT & KELOWNA / UK BUSINESS CONNECTIONS: BRITAIN'S CONSUL-GENERAL WEIGHS IN.
FRI. SEPT. 28 | 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Our first Luncheon Series of the season, sponsored by Okanagan School of Business, will be held at the Delta Grand where Britain's Consul-General in Vancouver, Nicole Davison, will weigh in on today's hot topics: Brexit & Kelowna/UK Business Connections.
BUSINESS SMARTS: HOW MINDFULNESS REDUCES CHRONIC STRESS.
TUES. OCT. 16 | 12 - 1 PM
In this workshop we will explore how incorporating mindfulness into workplace environments can help to reduce chronic stress, increase performance, improve creativity, promote constructive communication and enhance overall well being and dynamics of the team.
There are amazing perks to being a Kelowna Chamber of Commerce member. From networking opportunities to our Affiliate Programs, we provide a variety of exclusive offers and opportunities. To learn more, visit our website under