An exclusive and free luncheon at Ramada Abbotsford for local businesses who want to learn how they can prepare, tool, and position themselves to benefit from the LNG Boom in British Columbia.EVENT DETAILS: LNG offers opportunities for all BC businesses not just in the north. These events will highlight and showcase opportunities for LNG around the province. It is a great opportunity for people …to understand and see firsthand how LNG can benefit them and their businesses. This session will help participants understand the key features of the completed program and their role in pursuing LNG procurement opportunities and how this procurement can help them to grow. In conjunction with the local area’s MLA(s) Mike Bernier will help dispel any myths people have been hearing around the industry, and highlight the fact that this industry has been going on for years, with billions of dollars invested already in BC. It will be a great opportunity for people to ask questions, and learn more about what the potentials are.
SPEAKER: MLA Peace River South, Mike Bernier Before being elected to the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Mike served as Mayor of Dawson Creek. He was first elected Mayor in 2008 and was re-elected in 2011, and also served as a Dawson Creek City Councillor from 2005 to 2008.MLA Mike Bernier Mike is the Past President of the North Central Local Government Association. He has also served on the Peace River Regional District, the B.C. Mayors Climate Leadership Council, the Community Energy Association, the Council of Resource Community Mayors, Northeast Regional Advisory Committee, Site C Regional and Local Government Liaison Committee, Northern Development Initiative Trust, and the South Peace Economic Development Commission. Mike has lived in Dawson Creek since 1993 and has 20 years of experience in the natural gas industry.
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How YOUR business can benefit from the BC LNG boom
Date: June 16, 2014 Time: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Presented by MLA Darryl Plecas, Abbotsford South