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    Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    (Red Deer, Alberta – November 14, 2017) Event organizers of this year's Agri-Trade Equipment Exposition are pleased to announce that the 2017 event was a success. The four-day Show, November 8 – 11th, utilized every square inch of available indoor space at Westerner Park and had more outdoor exhibits than in previous years.  "We're very pleased with the show's overall success this year," says ...read more
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    The Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce has announced the four recipients of the 2017 Business of the Year Awards at their 36th Annual Business Awards event held October 18th, 2017 at the Red Deer College Arts Centre.  350 business and community leaders were on hand to celebrate the success of local businesses. The 2017 recipients are:               Business of the Year 1 – 10 Employees:   ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    Westerner Park, in partnership with Red Deer and District Chamber of Commerce are in the final stage of reviewing a business case to support the presentation of a  multi-year proposal to the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association (CPRA) to potentially host the Canadian Finals Rodeo (CFR) in the ENMAX Centrium starting in November 2018 at Westerner Park.   Red Deer and District Chamber of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Sunday, September 24, 2017
    In response to the recent tax changes proposed by Finance Canada, the Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce brought forward a resolution at be the Canadian Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting in Fredericton, NB asking the government to establish a Royal Commission to review and revise Canada's taxing statutes as a way to ensure a fair, simple, and modern tax system for all Canadians.From ...read more
    Categories: Political, Press Release
    Friday, September 08, 2017
    2017 Business of the Year finalists announced  The Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce announced the 2017 Business of the Year finalists today for central Alberta’s most prestigious business awards. An independent adjudication committee comprised of local business leaders selected 12 finalists from more than 60 nominees in this annual celebration of business excellence.  In the 1-10 ...read more
    Thursday, August 10, 2017
    The Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce and the Red Deer Construction Association are pleased to announce their partnership in a series of educational events that will enhance business, networking, and educational opportunities for members of both organizations. The Building Business Breakfasts will be held monthly aid members in the areas of entrepreneurship and day to day business ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 08, 2017
    Congratulations to our 2017 Business of the Year Award Nominees! Businesses. Finalists will be announced September 11th!   360 Fitness9 Round Red DeerAndy’s Truck SalesAlberta Parking Lot ServicesArbor Valley CabinetsAre You Social Corp.Babycakes CupcakeryBlack Hand TransportBo’s Bar & GrillBower Ponds RecreationBreathing Room YogaCarpet OneCentral Alberta Co-opCentral Alberta Pregnancy Care ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    Following three months of implementation of the carbon levy, the Red Deer and District Chamber of Commerce sent a survey to member businesses inquiring the impact on their operations. Most Central Alberta businesses are reporting higher costs, reduced profits, and have been unable to change their operations to mitigate the added cost incurred from the carbon levy. The implementation has occurred ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release