HBSBA announces April meeting for entrepreneurs

The Comox Valley Home-Based & Small Business Association invites entrepreneurs to its meeting Thursday at the Best Western.

The Comox Valley Home-Based & Small Business Association invites all entrepreneurs to its monthly meeting Thursday, 6 p.m. at the Best Western.

There is no fee to attend.

The power networking portion of the meeting will allow each person to provide a two-minute summary of his or her business and what represents a good lead for that business.

Each attendee should bring at least 50 business cards. All are invited to donate a door prize for added exposure.

Following the round-the-room introductions, guests and members will be able to connect with businesses that catch their attention in a casual stand-up atmosphere.

The association meets monthly from September to June. There are a variety of marketing opportunities for members, including the annual trade show and member spotlights at the meetings. The website and Facebook page accept member posts. Members can also gain visibility through sponsorships and participation on committees, the board and in fun events such as the Canada Day parade.

Membership to the CVHBSBA is $75 per year with no charge to attend meetings, open to all small businesses.

Just Posted

Crown Isle acquires Longlands Golf Course

The Crown Isle Resort and Golf Community just got a little bit… Continue reading

Comox resident proposes golf course conversion to park

A Comox resident is hoping he’s not the only one who would… Continue reading

Moms of those killed by illicit opioids take to B.C. Legislature in call for action

Moms Stop the Harm, a nationwide network of families who have lost loved ones to overdoses rally

Taxing Vancouver Island

Big Read: find out which communities are paying the lowest and highest taxes on Vancouver Island

Y2K Spitfire comes home

Stocky Edwards guest of honour at banquet

VIDEO: Canadian toddler caught practising hockey skills in crib

Eli Graveline is getting praise from far and wide as the internet freaks out of cute throwback video

Rainbow crosswalk in B.C. defaced 10 days after installation

Surrey’s first rainbow crosswalk has been defaced sometime over the weekend

Closing arguments expected in trial for twice convicted Canadian killer

Crown, defence expected to give closing arguments in Millard murder trial

Pigs crash yoga class in B.C.

First it was goats, now it’s pigs — you can get downward dog with the whole farm in Aldergrove

Canadians undertake the world’s most dangerous peacekeeping mission

A dozen Canadian peacekeepers arrive in Mali as yearlong mission begins

U.S. justices won’t hear case of anti-gay marriage florist

The case is regarding whether business owners can refuse on religious grounds to comply with anti-discrimination laws

Kangaroo stops play during Australian soccer match

The women’s game stopped play for more than 30 minutes on Monday due to the kangaroo

Man shot dead in Surrey ID’d as hockey coach and father of two

Murder of Paul Bennett – a respected Peace Arch Hospital worker and ‘champion of sport’ – ‘not random’

Serial killer Robert Pickton transferred to Quebec: victim’s family

Pickton was convicted in December 2007 of six counts of second degree murder

Most Read