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BC Achievement Foundation Announces – 2016 Aboriginal Award Winners

2016 BC Aboriginal Business Awardees Announced September 9, 2016 VANCOUVER – The awardees of eighth annual BC Aboriginal Business Awards were announced today by Premier Christy Clark and Keith Mitchell, Chair of the BC Achievement Foundation, the presenting organization of the awards. The honourees will be celebrated at a gala dinner ceremony on October 19, […]

Penticton Indian Band Announces Nissan Dealership Coming to Its Satikw Crossing Development

PENTICTON, BC and OKANAGAN (SYLIX) TERRITORY, BC–(Marketwired – July 25, 2016) – The south Okanagan’s first Nissan auto dealership will open at the Penticton Indian Band’s Satikw Crossing development, Chief Jonathan Kruger and John Kot, owner of Nissan Penticton, announced today. “I’m very honored and excited to work with the Penticton Indian Band and bring […]

Cando Announces 2015 Economic Developer of the Year Award – PIBDC, BC (Community Category)

November 6, 2015 – Edmonton, AB – One week ago, Cando (the Council for the Advancement of Native Development Officers) celebrated the many successes of Aboriginal Economic Development in Canada. The 22nd annual conference held in Toronto was an ideal location to bring together Aboriginal Economic Development Officers and key stakeholders from across the land. […]

Penticton Indian Band wins CCAB Economic Development of the Year Award

PIBDC exists to ensure the certainty of the Penticton Indian Band’s traditional values and provide a sustainable economic return. “Congratulations to the Penticton Indian Band Development Corporation for demonstrating the vision and courage in the world of business essential for business success,” said CCAB President and CEO JP Gladu. “The Aboriginal Economic Development Corporation of […]