2019 2020 Events


January 8th | 8:30 am to 10:00 am |BBOT | 201 4555 Kingsway

B Corps™ use business as a force for good
Certified B Corporations® are a global movement of companies – such as Left Coast Naturals and Traction on Demand of Burnaby, Fairware of Vancouver, and Salt Spring Coffee of Richmond – that were created and are run by people who define success as more than money. This session is intended for entrepreneurs or employees of purpose-driven businesses who are interested in managing their impact and/or obtaining the B Corp Certification.

Contact Tessa to register.

Celebrate the Year of the Rat at the BBOT's LUNAR NEW YEAR BANQUET!                                                                              
Presented by the BBOT's Pacific Gateway Committee, this special banquet gathers together 200 business and community leaders to bring in the new year with a multicultural celebration!

Enjoy a 9 course banquet of Chinese delicacies while enjoying live entertainment and great networking with leaders from Burnaby's Asia-Pacific business community. This highlight event is one not to be missed!

Event Details:

 Date: January 30

Time: 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Venue: Grand Crystal Seafood Restaurant 
The Crystal Mall, #2216 - 4500 Kingsway

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January 24th | 7:45 to 9:45 am | Venue: TBC

Join the BBOT's bi monthly morning networking and referral group--- meet new contacts, promote your brand and build your business! Experience the exponential power of networking as facilitated networking activities connect you with person after person during this fun, lively event. Contact Tessa to register.

December 6 |11:15 am to 2:00 pm | Simon Fraser University Be sure to join the BBOT for a holiday celebration. Enjoy an amazing buffet atop beautiful Burnaby Mountain while enjoying the company of friends and colleagues. Contact Tessa to register. Local Government Reception 2019 January |5:30 to 7:30 pm This is an opportunity to mix and mingle with City Counsellors, School Trustees, local MLA’s and many of the Board of Trade volunteers from all walks of business. Both small and large corporates will be here. Contact Tessa to register.

November 21 |5:30 pm to 7:00 pm |Alpina Lounge | 4331 Dominion Street Connect with dozens of small business owners and local professionals at the BBOT’s After Hours Mixer, hosted by Gateway Casino and Entertainment and BCLC. Contact Tessa to register. Ribbon Cutting at WeWork November 26 | 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm | WeWork Station Square | 6060 Silver Drive Join us in supporting WeWork’s opening at this special event. This event will be hosting by WeWork Community Manager Laura Evans ________________________________________________________________________________________________________

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