News

Latest Chamber News

New Report Finds Abbotsford Agriculture Industry is Responsible for $3.8 Billion in economic activity

News Releases | May 25, 2022

ABBOTSFORD, May 25, 2022 – The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce, under academic guidance of the University of the Fraser Valley and the University of British Columbia, with financial support from the City of Abbotsford and TD sponsors, released its 2022 …

Read More

Abbotsford Chamber recognized for Disaster Relief Efforts

News Releases | Apr 26, 2022

ABBOTSFORD, April 26, 2022 – The Abbotsford Chamber was recognized today by the BC Economic Development Association for its leadership role in supporting farmers and businesses to recover after the devastating floods that affected the Fraser Valley last year.  The …

Read More

Study reveals Abbotsford’s not-for-profit organizations drive social benefits and economic growth

News Releases | Dec 15, 2021

There is a correlation between a city with a strong not-for-profit culture and a thriving community with a robust economy, according to a new study released by the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce (ACOC) and the University of the Fraser Valley …

Read More

Board Statement on Executive Director Temporary Leave of Absence for Federal Election

The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce Board is pleased to announce that Executive Director, Katerina Anastasiadis has been declared the Conservative Candidate for the Coquitlam – Port Coquitlam Electoral District in the upcoming federal election. The Board supports the democratic process and …

Read More

ABBOTSFORD CHAMBER CELEBRATES SUPPORT AT BC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

News Releases | May 29, 2021

MAY 29, 2021 – Abbotsford, BC – Today concluded the annual BC Chamber of Commerce AGM & Policy Convention which took place virtually May 28 and 29th with delegates and stakeholders from across the province who proposed and debated critical …

Read More

Business Engagement Manager

The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce is currently expanding its memberships team in Abbotsford. The Chamber is a private, non‐profit, membership‐driven organization comprised of approximately 700 business enterprises, civic organizations, not-for-profits and individuals.  Its mission is to serve as a lead advocate for business issues, to ensure …

Read More

ABBOTSFORD CHAMBER VOICES CONCERNS ON 2021 FEDERAL BUDGET AND LACK OF STRONG BUSINESS RECOVERY PLAN

News Releases | Apr 20, 2021

April 20, 2021 – Abbotsford, BC – Yesterday the federal government tabled its first budget in two years and announced $101.4B in new spending. The deficit at the end of 2020 was reported at $354.2 billion, with higher deficit projections …

Read More

CHAMBER WELCOMES NEW BOARD AT AGM AND CELEBRATES PAST YEAR’S ACHIEVEMENTS

Announcements, News Releases | Mar 15, 2021

(Abbotsford) – March 18, 2021 – The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce held its Annual General Meeting on Friday, March 12th where it welcomed its new Board and celebrated achievements in 2020. The Board undertook a comprehensive recruiting process and clearly …

Read More

Abbotsford Business Excellence Awards 2020 celebrates the best in business

Uncategorized | Dec 3, 2020

Abbotsford Business Excellence Awards 2020 celebrates the best in business Awards recognize outstanding organizations and individuals that strive for excellence in the community December 3, 2020 Abbotsford, B.C. – The Abbotsford Business Excellence Awards presented by the Abbotsford Chamber of …

Read More

Abbotsford Chamber Voice at 2020 Canadian Chamber AGM & Policy Convention

October 27, 2020 – Abbotsford, BC – The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce participated in the 2020 Canadian Chamber of Commerce AGM & Policy Convention Oct 26th & 27th, joining nearly 1,000 virtual participants.  Chambers, members, and stakeholders from across the …

Read More