Investing in Ladysmith, British Columbia

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Region:  Vancouver Island and Coast

Regional District:  Cowichan Valley

Nestled on the eastern shores of spectacular Vancouver Island, the Town of Ladysmith features all the warmth and charm of small town living with a full range of services and amenities. Ladysmith is a growing community (population 7,921 in 2011) located just 88 km (55 miles) north of Victoria and 23 km (14 km) south of Nanaimo.

If you are looking to set up a new business, the Town of Ladysmith is ready to help - whether it is relocating an existing company, expanding to Ladysmith or starting a new venture. Assistance can also be provided to existing local businesses.

http://www.ladysmith.ca

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Community Size: 14.86 km²

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Established Information Technology, Digital Surveillance, Wi-Fi, Managed Services business

625 Hillside Ave Unit 4A, Victoria, BC, V8T4R9
An established multi-facetted Information Technology Business, providing Hardware sales, Managed Services, 24/7 support contracts province wide, Digital Surveillance, Hospitality WiFi / more. Also includes a 6 year established Philanthropy focused division, including elaborate events which have giv... continue

Bayview Framing & Art is a business for sale in BC.

Bayview Framing & Art

421 First Avenue, Ladysmith, BC, Ladysmith, BC
Established, growing, profitable custom picture framing shop and gallery, open since 2000 in the heritage-rich community of Ladysmith on Vancouver Island, BC.... continue

Oyster Bay Village is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

Oyster Bay Village

12600 Trans-Canada Hwy, Ladysmith, BC, V9G
February 2018 - office and retail space for lease available at Oyster Bay Village, 5km North of Ladysmith on Vancouver Island. 2,400 sf. upper floor available for tenant improvement today; additional 4,000 sf. in upper and 8,000 sf. ground floor space available in May 2018. More information (incl. r... continue

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B.C. Cleantech Company Drives Fuel Efficiency in Trucking Industry

Sidney, B.C.-based Empire Hydrogen Energy Systems Inc. is sparking interest and sales in North American trucking fleets. The company’s innovative new fuel enhancement system allows large diesel engines to burn fuel 10-25% more efficiently.   The system consists of a small box of... continue

 
 
TREK Wildland Services brings fire control expertise to Indonesia

British Columbia’s expertise in managing forest fires has led a B.C. company to win a contract to train workers in fire-plagued parts of Indonesia. TREK Wildland Services has trained 400 Indonesians in Sumatra and East Kalimantan to fight out-of-control forest fires using the Incident... continue

 
 
British Columbia Fish Processor Lands Multiple Deals from Seafood Expo

Hub City Fisheries, of Nanaimo, British Columbia, netted big rewards after attending the Seafood Expo North America event in the spring of 2014.  In the months following the show, the Vancouver Island-based value-added fish processor finalized several deals to supply fish destined for the U... continue