Think Pitt Meadows
Location is everything and Pitt Meadows, British Columbia is the ideal location for your business
Pitt Meadows is conveniently located only 45 minutes from downtown Vancouver and Vancouver International Airport, 25 minutes from Abbotsford International Airport and within 30 minutes of three US border crossings. Oh, and did we mention that we have the Pitt Meadows Regional Airport and the CP Rail Intermodal Yard located in our community?
Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur, already an established business owner or are considering an expansion, Pitt Meadows is the place to be.
The Pitt Meadows Economic Development Corporation (PMEDC) is your go-to organization for the information and resources to help you make your location and expansion decisions. We have a culture of collaboration, and the PMEDC team, in partnership with the City of Pitt Meadows, looks forward to supporting and sharing your success.
Choose Pitt Meadows and you will find a great location to set up and grow your business and your family. You can have it all in Pitt Meadows - live, work and play in one vibrant small city!
FREE Cultural Diversity Workshop Series for Businesses and Organizations in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows and Katzie.
Today, success is more and more about understanding and building strong relationships with international and multicultural co-workers, customers and clients. In today's world, managing change, providing effective leadership, and team building depends more and more on cultural awareness and diversity.
Cultural Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace
Beyond Inclusive Workplaces: Using Diversity as a Competitive Edge
Generate New Business Through Cross-Cultural Strategies
All workshops are held 12:45PM - 4PM at #300, 22470 Dewdney Trunk Road, Maple Ridge.
Facilitated by Alisa Choi Darcy. Alisa is a cross-cultural marketing strategist with 25+ years of experience in both ad agency and advertising sales on both sides of the border. Specializing in multicultural marketing (including Asian and South Asian communities) and cross-cultural consumer insights.
Please visit email@example.com for more details and to register.
Hello BC Exporters exporting, or thinking to export to the USA . Do you know your FDA rules?
B.C. Government’s Ministry of International Trade in cooperation with Pacific Customs Brokers and PacificOverseas Forwarding (presenters) invites you to attend a complimentary learning session on Shipping Agri Products into the USA, Wednesday, February 12, 2014.
This two hour session will be of interest to British Columbia businesses looking to expand their sales into the United States. By attending, you will gain practical knowledge on shipping agri-products for all modes of transport, and how U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) interacts with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The presenters will touch on NAFTA and eligibility, duty rates and the benefits of being a non-resident importer into the U.S. At the end of the session, the presenters will be available for one hour to answer questions.
Please click here to download the brochure. Space is limited so reply early.
Please join us Thursday, January 30, 2014 for the inaugural BusinessSTART seminars.
There will be two one-hour sessions, the first at 10:00 AM and the second at 3:00 PM
About BusinessSTART: (www.businessSTART.ca)
BusinessSTART is an initiative of the North Fraser economic partners. BusinessSTART was developed to connect new and existing businesses in Maple Ridge, Mission & Pitt Meadows with the resources they need to grow and succeed. The session will give participants an overview of the opportunities in the North Fraser region, more than 70 resources available for business, and walk them through the basics setting up and running a business. We’ll include business licence applications forms from Maple Ridge, Mission & Pitt Meadows as well as information from our Chambers of Commerce and other local business organizations.
BusinessSTART Seminars - Inaugural Sessions
10:00 AM and 3:00 PM
Thursday, January 30
Suite 300. 22470 Dewdney Trunk Road
Maple Ridge Business Centre ( between City Hall and the Library)