About the Burnaby Board of Trade

The Burnaby Board of Trade is Burnaby’s pre-eminent business association. By facilitating networking, advocacy, events and workshops we support the growth of Burnaby’s diverse and vibrant business community. Recognized as the economic development agency of the City of Burnaby, the BBOT works closely with the municipality and is a key part of the City's economic development strategy. 

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About the Access Program

The Access Program provides senior post-secondary students with the opportunity to build meaningful relationships within the Burnaby business community, develop practical skills, and attend exclusive events. The program also provides Mentors the ability to nurture and assess top young talent.

 Benefits of Enrolment

    • Unique opportunity to develop meaningful connections with Burnaby’s business leaders
    • An 7 month program that offers participants skills and access to leadership needed to gain an employment edge
    • Access to key organizations in Burnaby through personalized and career-specific meetings
    • Skill-building workshops on hot topics decided by current and former Access participants themselves
    • 1 year of membership with the Burnaby Board of Trade upon completion of the program
    • Certificate of Completion and Letter of Reference

     Copyright 2012 Access Program, an initiative of the Burnaby Board of Trade