November 2016 Business News

A-Signs and Kootenay Signs join forces, Bright Beginnings Preschool, The Bridge Bistro's extended breakfast on weekends, Fernie's Mow & Snow gets new owners, Play it Forward Sports Therapy introduces Fernie’s newest Certified Athletic Therapist and The Vogue Theatre and the Fernie Food bank team up.

Posted by Fix on Nov 05, 2016 in Business

Island Lake Lodge Winter Dinners, Lunch & Spa

In addition to the popular Lunch & Spa, Island Lake Lodge is now offering a chance to experience dinner in a spectacular winter wonderland.

Posted by Fix on Oct 22, 2016 in Business

A Change Would Do You Good

Businesses experience the resistance to change too and Patty Vadnais of the Fernie Chamber of Commerce offers tools you can use to overcome organizational inertia. As with many tasks, it requires communication.

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Oct 19, 2016 in Business

Keeping it in the Family at Fernie Brewing Co.

FBC is undoubtedly recognized locally, as a family owned and operated business and losing a pivotal member, Gord Demaniuk has brought forth the next generation to follow in his footsteps.

Posted by Fix on Oct 16, 2016 in Business

October 2016 New Business

A recent graduate of the Fashion Design Program, this artist and entrepreneur specializing in custom design, repairs and alterations.

Posted by Fix on Oct 15, 2016 in Business

October 2016 Business News

Vitality Body & Mind's new classes, Fernie Fireplace changes it's name and two Fernie businesses welcome new employees to their team. 

Posted by Fix on Oct 04, 2016 in Business

New CAO for the City of Fernie

Fernie City Council is pleased to announce that Mr. Norm McInnis has been appointed the Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Fernie, effective November 1, 2016. 

Posted by Fix on Sep 20, 2016 in Business

Learn It. Know It. Live It.

As you are setting out your fall work schedule and making plans to build your business, perhaps it is time to put a little continuing education into your own schedule. There are many opportunities in Fernie to expand your business knowledge.

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Sep 19, 2016 in Business

September 2016 New Business

Roof Top Coffee Roasters, Sterling Detailing and The Valley Social Company's new downtown location. 

Posted by Fix on Sep 16, 2016 in Business

Top Reasons to visit Island Lake in September

Summer has been awesome around the lodge, but September may be Island Lake's favourite month… The days are often still sunny and beautiful, while the nights are cooler, promoting a good night’s sleep. 

Posted by Fix on Sep 15, 2016 in Business

Fernie Brewing Company Fall Brews

As one season simply hints at its departure, the next fast arrives and Fernie Brewing Company fall brews are back. Seasonal returns, limited release brews and a new fresh hopped brew.

Posted by Fix on Sep 08, 2016 in Business

September 2016 Business News

Avalanche City Roller Girls hosts drop-ins this fall, Essential Yoga Studio's 30-Day challenge and Fernie's most colorful event is back.

Posted by Fix on Sep 04, 2016 in Business

Clear Your Mind, and the Rest Will Follow

More and more businesses are adopting mindfulness strategies into their operations, companies like Google, General Mills, Intel, and Goldman Sachs. The research is showing this investment leads to an improvement in innovative thinking, to better communication skills, and to more appropriate reactions to stress. 

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Aug 23, 2016 in Business

Mine Films

“Go big or go home” was instilled in Rory Hinds as a young South Africa skateboarder. An ethos that he carries through into adulthood. As a Filmmaker, Rory saw small cameras on flying machines and jumped at the opportunity to get his expensive cinema camera in the air.

Posted by Fix on Aug 22, 2016 in Business

Cheers to Charity! Goes for Gold

Fernie Brewing Co.’s “Cheers to Charity!” (CTC) program is breaking records like it’s Rio. With summer being peak beer consumption season, this popular charitable donation program has certainly raised the bar of late, creating quite the stir with some outstanding PR’s.

Posted by Fix on Aug 19, 2016 in Business