Prince Rupert & District

Chamber of Commerce

July 17, 2012
Welcome Members,
I hope you are enjoying the sunshine. Congratulations to everyone that decorated their windows for Seafest. Well done to Oceanside Sports, the winner this year, with Leanne's Pet Shop coming in 2nd, and Gary's Lock Shop coming in 3rd. Rainforest Books also got honorable mention. Thanks to Bronte Pike and Chloe Crosby-Ratte from the Grade 9 Modern Education Project for helping with the promotion and judging of the contest.Thank you Pam Mullins for this great photo


Carol Bulford

Chamber Manager

Better Business Bureau Spam Warning

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2012 Seafest Window Decorating Contest



NPC Dinner Series



Dates: July 27August 11 and August 24

Times: 6-8pm 8-10pm seatings

Where: The Cannery Cafe, 1889 Skeena Drive, Port Edward BC

Menu: Three courses; to be determined; will gladly accommodate allergies or intolerances

Price: $30 includes a three course meal; drinks will be offered at an additional cost


To reserve a seat, please call 250-628-3538 We look forward to dining with you this summer!

PR Chamber Mission Statement:

To lead the business community in building a diverse, competitive, and sustainable economy that enhances our quality of life.

In This Issue
Better Business Bureau
Seafest Winners
NPC Dinner Series
New Members
12 Laughs
Video Conference
RBC Seminars
The Big Decision


New Members

Mark's Work Wearhouse


Queen Charlotte Islands Women Society

12 Laughs A Day

Statistics say we need a minimum of 12 laughs a day. Here are 3 Minutes of laughs to get you started:

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Videoconference Seminars

Community Futures are offering the following seminars for July

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RBC Seminars

Which Advice Event ideas that both members/non-members and clients/non-clients would be most interested in.  Most of the advice events run for about an hour in the branch.  Businesses do not have to be RBC clients to attend.  Please ensure to put their name and contact information on the survey so I may contact them when their particular advice topic comes up.  I will host 1 Advice Event per quarter (4/year).  People can return the survey by e-mail (chris.mallett@rbc.com), fax (250-627-1684) or in person

The Big Decision

The CBC are looking for businesses to participate in a new show called

The Big Decision. (cbc.ca/thebigdecision)


They are currently looking for Canadian companies to participate in the second season of the show.

The Big Decision Info


Right is right, even if everyone is against it;
and wrong is wrong,
even if everyone is for it.
- William Penn