"BCEDA is working hard to build strong sustainable communities throughout British Columbia.   The Partnership Program is a unique opportunity for FortisBC to connect with local, regional and First Nations governments and representatives from various economic sectors.  We encourage others to support the work of BCEDA and the work of local economic development programs. "

David A. Bennett, FortisBC


Enjoy year long marketing exposure and access to the province’s most influential business and community leaders. Become a BCEDA Partner for 2017.

BCEDA has grown to 460 members including Economic Development Staff, Mayors, Chiefs, Councillors, Senior Government Officials, and more who are working together to grow local economies. The private sector plays the major role in supporting economic growth in local communities throughout every region in British Columbia. We are proud of BCEDA’s role in providing services that support the activities, profiles and development of BC communities and regions. We hope that you will consider demonstrating support for promoting sustainable economic prosperity in British Columbia.

Economic development activities include efforts that support the growth and expansion of existing businesses, attract new business investments, and support new businesses. Many economic development agencies are also engaged in decisions about strategic infrastructure investment, land use planning, and community enhancement. 

BCEDA offers unique partner benefits to maximize organizational visibility to your target audience, while providing exceptional on-site promotional opportunities at the BC Economic Summit. Sponsorships are available in several categories and provide a wide variety of benefits depending on the package chosen. Please talk to us about your sponsorship goals - we will gladly accommodate special requests where possible.  We consider all sponsors as partners and offer year round value - not just for the Summit.  

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