Member News

Acqua Restaurant Shares New Happy Hour Menu Starting at $3.50 Every Day


Looking for great Happy Hour deals?  Be sure to stop by BBOT member Acqua Restaurant! From 4:00pm daily, Acqua Restaurant hosts its Happy Hours with drink specials starting at just $3.50, and great food choices starting at $5 Acqua Restaurant, Patio and Bar offers a flavourful menu that displays contemporary North American cuisine with influences […]

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New Video Outlining Westridge Marine Terminal Construction


BBOT member Trans Mountain has produced and shared a new video outlining the plans for constructing a new Westridge Marine Terminal in north Burnaby. The complex and unique project, part of the Trans Mountain Expansion Project, will involve hundreds of workers using sophisticated marine equipment to build the new three-berth dock complex. The on-water expansion also includes […]

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10th annual Korean Community Day on North Road


Back by popular demand, the BBOT member the Burnaby North Road BIA is hosting its VIRTUAL Korean Community Day on October 23! Join on Zoom at 4pm to watch engaging performances including Traditional Fan Dancers Chung Ang Dance, K-Pop Stars Mamakeish, Magician Yoosik Ethan Oum, Martial Arts, Sooq Won Tango dance, and many more! Plus, there will […]

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BBOT Member Port of Vancouver Reports Record Cargo Volumes


Economic prosperity through trade Record mid-year cargo volumes through the BBOT member the Port of Vancouver  Last month, Burnaby Board of Trade member the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority released the 2021 mid-year statistics for goods moving through the Port of Vancouver. From January 1 to June 30, 2021, overall cargo volumes through Canada’s largest port […]

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SFU Presents Mariana Mazzucato


Mariana Mazzucato is one of the most influential—and for some, the “scariest”—economists in the world. In her latest book, Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism, Mazzucato argues that capitalism is stuck. Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, it had no answers to ahost of problems, including disease, inequality, the digital divide and, perhaps most […]

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MOSAIC Immigrant Professionals Conference – Power Your Career


MOSAIC’s annual Immigrant Professionals Conference (IPC) will be held on Friday, October 22nd and Saturday, October 23rd! This year’s conference theme is Power Your Career and Excel in the New Job Market. Please share the attached poster with your clients, colleagues and friends and encourage them to register at www.mosaicbc.org/ipc2021 Learn more about our exciting speakers and […]

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Congrats to BBOT member 5 Roads Brewing for Winning Gold at Canadian Brewing Awards


Congratulations to Burnaby Board of Trade member and our friends at 5 Roads Brewing for taking home the gold at the Canadian Brewing Awards in the category of American Style India Pale Ale for their “Permanent Resident IPA”. 5 Roads Brewing uses their great beer to create and share experiences with friends and the community.  You can […]

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BBOT Member Dageraad Brewing Takes 2 Silvers at Canadian Brewing Awards


Congratulations to BBOT member Dageraad Brewing for taking home two silvers at the annual Canadian Brewing Awards! Dageraad is a small-batch Burnaby-based brewery which focuses on the Belgian tradition in crafting their award-winning beer. Taking home the silver in the Belgian-Style Tripel category was Dageraad’s Antwerpen, while coming in second for best Belgian Style Abbey Ale/Pale Ale […]

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BBOT Member Alexander College Marks Grand Opening of New Campus with $1 Million Donation to Burnaby Hospital Foundation


At the end of the grand opening of their new, purpose-built campus, BBOT member Alexander College announced a stunning $1 million donation to support the redevelopment of Burnaby Hospital Foundation as part of the foundation’s Proud History, Bright Future campaign. The $1 million donation, while certainly the most significant, is not the first contribution Alexander College […]

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BCIT Entrepreneurship Roundtable is looking for judges!


BCIT Business Management and Entrepreneurship (Virtual) Challenge is looking for volunteer judges. Are you a thoughtful and curious person who is excited by new ideas.? Would you be willing to commit some time before, during and after the webinar? Join Round 1 Idea Pitch September 28th to support student innovation and venture ideas.

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