Member News

Board Diversity Forum: Learn to Diversify Board and Governance Structures


MOSAIC Centre for Diversity is pleased to invite you to the Board Diversity Forum. This free workshop will be held online on Wednesday, June 8th, from 6:00-7:30pm. This activity is part of MOSAIC’s SCOPE project, that is made possible through funding from the Government of Canada. Why should you attend? Have a better understanding why […]

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RealizeU: Teaching Leaders the Profitable Business Strategy of Putting Employees First


Realize Strategies announces the launch of RealizeU. Now open for  registration, RealizeU is a professional development course for leaders and managers who are interested in building leadership skills in areas such as governance and employee management, with the goal of cultivating exceptional organizational culture. Each course is based around one live three-hour session via Zoom with experts from […]

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Parkland Announces $600-million Expansion Plan for Renewable Fuel Production at Burnaby Refinery


Parkland Corporation announced plans to increase renewable fuel production at its Burnaby Refinery – one of many steps they are taking to advance their commercial decarbonization strategy and provide customers with a portfolio of low carbon products and services. Parkland is in partnership with the BC Government to build the province’s largest renewable diesel complex in […]

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Down Syndrome Resource Foundation Rebrands and Launches New Website


The Down Syndrome Resource Foundation (DSRF) has a new look to better showcase their services to the Down syndrome community. Their new logo represents DSRF’s exceptional connection with the people they support. 85% of families say DSRF provides support they can’t receive anywhere else. “DSRF gives our family a supportive community, essential resources, and a […]

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Delta-Q Technologies Innovating in Heavy-Duty Trucking Sector


BBOT member, Delta-Q Technologies is working to innovate in the hard-to-decarbonize heavy-duty trucking sector and creating new jobs with support from the CleanBC Go Electric Advanced Research and Commercialization (ARC) program. Including Delta-Q Technologies Corporation, 17 projects are receiving funding under the second ARC program funding call, which invests more than $8 million to research and commercialization […]

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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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