Member News

Team Canada heading to the Billie Jean King Cup Finals


Tennis Canada announces the advancement of Team Canada to the Billie Jean King Cup Finals. The World Cup of Women’s Tennis was in Vancouver April 15-16. Held at the Pacific Coliseum, Team Canada played off against Latvia for a spot at the Billie Jean King Cup Finals in November. Read the full story at Tennis […]

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BBOT Member Businesses named as Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2022


While some sustainability initiatives may seem small, they can have a large impact. This idea permeates many of this year’s most sustainable organizations. The best of these efforts were recognized as Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2022, announced by Mediacorp Canada Inc. Canada’s Greenest Employers is an editorial competition that recognizes employers that lead the nation […]

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Coming Soon to the Amazing Brentwood – R + D Kitchen by White Spot


White Spot’s R + D Kitchen is located at the Amazing Brentwood in Burnaby and opens early May 2022. The new concept allows guests to enjoy not only their White Spot favourites, but to join in the “research and development” process by trying innovative and delicious new dishes under consideration for future White Spot menus. The full-service restaurant, […]

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BCAA Small Business Insurance Now Available


Introducing BCAA Small Business Insurance. Our newest insurance solution made for entrepreneurs in Retail, Construction, Professional Services, and Real Estate. With BCAA Small Business Insurance you get custom coverage with online convenience and the support of expert help when you need it. We’ll help you find the exact insurance you need to protect your growth […]

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‘Our Possible Future’: Building a Prosperous and Sustainable Future


Are you ready to build a prosperous and sustainable future? Chandos is hosting an exciting event at the Fairmont Pacific on May 3rd, 2022: ‘Our Possible Future’. The topic is around how we can reduce carbon emissions, support Indigenous communities, and use purchasing power to support social progress—all while also increasing our profits. World leader and bestselling author Andrew […]

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The Great Book Giveaway! Help provide Free Books for School Children this Summer


BBOT member BASES Family Thrift Store is holding The Great Book Giveaway. Help BASES provide every child in up to 3 local schools 10 free books for their summer holidays. WHY: Books are expensive. Not all families have the financial resources to purchase them and not all children can access our public libraries over the summer […]

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World Cup of Women’s Tennis this Weekend! Get your tickets and cheer on Team Canada


The World Cup of Women’s Tennis will be in Vancouver, April 15-16 Join us to cheer on Team Canada! Gabriela, Leylah Annie, Rebecca, Françoise and Carol will be teaming up against Latvia for a spot at the Billie Jean King Cup Finals in November. FRIDAY, APRIL 15 3:45pm and SATURDAY, APRIL 16 2:00pm BBOT members save 30% […]

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April is Dig Safe Month!


Traditionally, April is the start of the digging season, when homeowners and contractors are rolling up their sleeves to tackle various home and yard improvement projects. Spring projects often involve ground disturbance activities, including landscaping, excavation, and fencing, that can lead to potentially unsafe situations if the important step of “Click or Call Before You […]

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Join the 2022 WALK30 Challenge from April 11 – May 15!


  The annual Walk30 Challenge is a friendly competition between Burnaby and New Westminster that encourages and inspires people to walk more to improve overall health and wellness, strengthen community connections, and rethink how we get around. Participants will walk every day for 5 weeks and track their progress to see which municipality can walk […]

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Oxford Properties Signs Amazon to Complete Leasing of Burnaby Industrial Park


One of BBOT’s newest members, Oxford Properties, has completed leasing of Canada’s first multi-level industrial facility at the Riverbend Business Park in Burnaby. Amazon has signed to occupy Riverbend’s entire 707,000 square foot multi-storey building — bringing development of the 1.35 million square foot business park to a successful completion. Formerly an abandoned paperboard milling operation […]

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