February 2012 Archives

Thumbnail image for Influential Women in business awards.jpgOn Tuesday, March 6th, join us at The Fairmont Waterfront Hotel to celebrate this year's winners of the 13th Annual Influential Women in Business. This will be a special evening dedicated to this year's BC's exceptional business women whose career paths and individual achievements have inspired business people throughout the province. 

Recipients of the awards are recognized to be influential leaders in their industry and the business community at large. They have committed time and resources to mentor other women in business and contribute their expertise on corporate and not for profit boards. We invite you to join us to celebrate the success of our local BC's talented business leaders.  

For tickets and details to the event, please visit BIV.com.

Check out CBC News Vancouver's story on one of this year's Influential Women in Business Awards to learn more about our great local business leaders! 

Tune in to CBC radio, television, and online tomorrow, Tuesday, February 21 for the most complete coverage of the 2012 BC Budget. We'll be live from Victoria as Finance Minister Kevin Falcon delivers the provincial budget speech for the year.

CBC Radio One will have the full story starting at 2:30 pm. Host Stephen Quinn will be helping you understand what it all means. He'll be joined by Legislative reporter Jeff Davies and political consultant and former deputy minister under both Social Credit & NDP governments Bob Pleca.  Jo-Ann Roberts, host of All Points West is in Victoria and will be talking to British Columbians from all facets of the province's economy on how the 2012 Budget will affect them. 

Catch CBC News Vancouver starting at 5 pm as co-host Gloria Macarenko comes to you on-location outside the Legislature with special coverage and in-depth analysis of the budget speech. She'll be joined by Legislative Bureau Chief Stephen Smart. 

Be a part of the conversation - join our live online chat at cbc.ca/bc as the budget is delivered (approximately 3 pm). Our web journalists will provide the latest updates on the budget announcement with analysis from Michael Prince, UVIC Political Science professor..

Follow us on twitter @CBCVancouver and follow the developing story with #bcpoli.

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