We believe a healthy community equals a healthy economy and it takes teamwork to make that happen.  We are dedicated to facilitating a collaboration of industries, government and community to ensure all voices have a place in shaping the economic future of North Vancouver.

Our goal is to create a healthy and interconnected local business community. Our Board is comprised of local leaders representing all major industry sectors, local government, First Nations, Port of Vancouver and BDC. This group provides a powerful voice to decision makers. We call it The Power of the Partnership.

Manufacturing & Retail – Jon Hoerauf, President, Arcteryx
Financial – Chris Catliff, President & CEO, BlueShore Financial
Tourism – Sue Kaffka, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
Education – Paul Dangerfield, President and Vice-Chancellor, Capilano University
Automotive & Retail – James Carter, Owner, Carter GM
Local Government – Larry Orr, Manager, Business Services, City of North Vancouver
Construction/Development – Oliver Webbe, President, Darwin Properties
Local Government – Charlene Grant, General Manager, Corporate Services, District of North Vancouver
Environmental Services – Martin Davies, Vice President, Hatfield Consultants
Film – Peter Leitch, President & CEO, NorthShore Studios
Professional Services – Brian Szabo, Partner, BDO Canada
Port – Robyn Crisanti, Director, Public Affairs, Port of Vancouver
Retail-Development – Gary Mathiesen, President & CEO, Quay Property Management
Port-Shipbuilding – Frank Butzelaar, CEO, Seaspan
First Nations – Chief Gibby Jacob, Executive Operating Officer, Squamish Nation
First Nations – Matthew Thomas, Economic Development Officer, Tsleil-Waututh Nation
Health & Wellness – Karin Olson, COO, Vancouver Coastal Health
Port-Terminal – Brad Eshleman, President, Western Stevedoring