Comox Business in Action (BIA), Business and Professionals was incorporated on July 11, 2000. Our mission statement reads ~ “Within the Town of Comox, the BIA promotes trade, commerce and an enhanced business and social environment.”
- The purpose of the Society is to promote trade and commerce within the downtown core of the Town of Comox.
- To sponsor, promote and organize special events in order to attract people to the downtown core of the Town of Comox
- To create a more viable, accessible, business friendly atmosphere in the Town of Comox in order to attract new businesses
The Comox BIA Board as a whole meets monthly throughout the year and committee meetings are ongoing. Committees include;
- Advocacy & Development
- Marine Advocacy
Please contact us if you are interested in participating on one of our committees.
2020/21 Board of Directors
Bill Toews – President | Beaufort Family Dental
Kurt Reimer – Vice President | Tidal Cafe
Peter Chambers – Treasurer | CIBC Wood Gundy
Lila Blair – Secretary | Island Affair Giftware
Andrew Robinson – Director | Compass Adventures
Brad Holub– Director | Benino Gelato
Chelan Schwindt – Director | DermEssentials Medi Spa
Jennifer Knox – Director | Desolation Sound Yacht Charters
Holly Brotherston – Director | Love Local Food Co.
Kealy Donaldson – Director | Kiki’s Communications
Lyle Carlstrom – Director | Holland and Company Law
Tanya Archambault – Director | Komox Grind Espresso & Smoothie Bar
Russ Arnott – Liaison | Mayor Town of Comox
Haeley Dewhirst – Executive Director | 250 650 2015