The Chamber is excited to announce that Annick de Goede has been hired as a Business Recovery Advisor to the South Kootenay region under the ETSI-BC Rural Business and Community Recovery Program.

Annick has a passion for helping the community connect and help businesses reach their goals. Her HR background and years of customers service experience have made her even more committed to her advising role. She excels at asking the right questions and connecting the right people. She will go the extra mile and she will only find true satisfaction in her work if you – as a client – are satisfied as well.

This is a 10 month role delivering one-on-one support to business leaders in the community, conducting a comprehensive study that paints a clear picture of challenges businesses face, and developing an action plan to provide guidance in assisting with COVID-19 economic recovery.

To connect with Annick send her an email:

The Rural Business and Community Recovery Program is funded by Economic Trust of the Southern Interior (ETSI-BC), and the Province of British Columbia as it delivers on its StrongerBC Plan.

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