The Grande Prairie & District Chamber of Commerce is recognized as The Voice of Business in Grande Prairie & its surrounding area. With a hardworking staff, an engaged board, and great relationships with strategic partners, community chambers, and elected municipal, provincial, and federal officials, the priorities of our members are backed by the strength of our region.

The Chamber is the ONLY organization in Grande Prairie dedicated to connecting business, by creating opportunities for networking, business promotion, advocacy, and policy development - accessible to businesses of all sizes, types, and industries.

 

 

 


MINIMUM WAGE GOING UP TO $11.20 OCTOBER 1

Alberta’s general minimum wage will increase to $11.20 from $10.20 per hour. The liquor server minimum wage will rise to $10.70 from $9.20 per hour in the first of two steps to eliminate the differential rate altogether in 2016.

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Thank you to everyone who played and volunteered at our Chamber Centennial Golf Classic at the Dunes Golf & Winter Club. Thanks to the following sponsors:

LUNCH SPONSOR: Tour of Alberta
TEAM CARTS SPONSORS: Cardon Homes; Knelsen Sand & Gravel; Standard Roofing & Exteriors; Western Air Rescue
BEVERAGE CARTS SPONSOR: GW Holdings
PHOTOGRAPHY SPONSOR: Servus Credit Union
HOLE IN ONE SPONSORS: Aon Reed Stenhouse; ATB Financial; Canwest Group Benefits; Community Futures Grande Prairie & Region
HOLE SPONSORS: Aquatera; Crouse’s Cleaners in Memory of Merv Crouse; Epic Mortgage Solutions; MD of Greenview; Neil & Associates; Oliver’s Funeral Home; Wok Box
PRINTING SPONSOR: Trim FX Sign & Design

Thanks to all who donated prizes for this tournament:

ATCO Electric; ATCO Gas; BDC; Bud Country Fever; Canadian Brewhouse; Canadian Linen; Chamber of Commerce; CIBC; City of Grande Prairie; County of Grande Prairie; Custom Truck Toys & RV Accessories; Daily Herald Tribune; Darcy Halwa Financial Services (Sun Life); Doug Hare – Sportswear Plus; Farm Credit Canada; Grande Prairie Golf & Country Club; Grande Prairie Regional Tourism Association; Grande Prairie Wapiti Constituency (Wayne Drysdale); Image Design; Ken Sargent GMC Buick; KMSC Law LLP; Maddhatters; Pomeroy Guitars and Wagons; Q99; Rogers Steamrite & Vac Service; Service Plus Inns & Suites Grande Prairie; Stonebridge Hotel; Subway; Telus; The Dunes Golf & Winter Club; Western Air Rescue

And to see some of the photos from the day,
please click here!


2015 IS THE CHAMBER CENTENNIAL!

The Grande Prairie & District Chamber of Commerce is celebrating one hundred years of Connecting Business and Creating Opportunity in 2015!

August 27th is our Chamber Centennial Celebration Barbecue at Centre 2000! The evening will include our Recognize a Trailblazer Program, recognizing local individuals from the past 100 years who have made an important or unique contribution(s) to community in the Grande Prairie Area, and to the residents and businesses that reside here.

The Barbecue is open to everyone of all ages. There's no cost to attend. Watch for more details soon!

We also have Chamber Centennial clothing available for purchase. CLICK HERE for an order form. Contact our office for order confirmation and invoicing! You may also co-brand the items with your company logo!

THANK YOU FOR ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SUPPORT!


 



GRANDE PRAIRIE YOUNG PROFESSIONALS NEXT GENERATION JULY MIXER
Wednesday, July 8    5:30-7:30pm
Grande Prairie Golf & Country Club


BUSINESS AFTER 5
EVENING MIXER

Thursday, July 30   5-7pm
Bear Creek Golf Club


RIBBON CUTTING & GRAND OPENING
  Friday, August 21
Heat Oilfield Rentals
9526 - 81 Avenue
Clairmont
Ribbon Cutting 1pm
Grand Opening 1-4pm



CHAMBER CENTENNIAL
CELEBRATION BARBECUE

Thursday, August 27
Centre 2000


October 19-23
DETAILS COMING SOON!




 


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CLICK HERE for a .pdf version of our 2015 Member Magazine & Directory (approx. 17 MB)


 

 

 

 

 
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