Tag Archives: Jason Wheeldon

Karin Penner says goodbye to her chamber

Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce members bid a fond adieu to outgoing executive director Karin Penner Dec. 10 during the annual Christmas luncheon at the Heritage Inn. Members also welcomed her replacement David Hall, who provided a respectful and … > Read More

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Chamber smashes previous Turkey Drive record

The renowned giving from Cranbrook’s residents and businesses has gone to a new level. The Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce’s annual Turkey Drive fundraiser, which collects $20 (per turkey) donations from people, culminating in a one-day frenzy of turkey … > Read More

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Karin Penner’s impact celebrated in retirement

Cranbrook’s matriarch was celebrated with much affection, sincerity and good humour Nov. 28. People came from as far away as Toronto and Calgary to help Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce members and city residents bid a fond adieu to the … > Read More

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Turkey Drive aims to help 750 Thursday

The annual Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce Turkey Drive will be underway on Thursday, December 4. This is the fourth year for the fundraiser that provides financial support to both the Salvation Army and the Cranbrook Food Bank’s Christmas … > Read More

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Turkey Drive gets big boost before Dec. 4

The Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual Turkey Drive on Dec. 4. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 4, chamber members, led by Jason Wheeldon and Warren Bedell, will be seeking donations to … > Read More

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Cranbrook sales demand in first quarter up 55%

Real Estate Update By Jason Wheeldon Did we catch your attention? Now we put those numbers into perspective. Year-to-date Cranbrook has seen 45 single-family home sales within city limits compared to only 29 sales in the first quarter of 2013. Taking … > Read More

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Meet Jason Wheeldon: Real Estate Update

East Kootenay News Online Weekly (e-KNOW) is proud to welcome Cranbrook resident Jason Wheeldon to our Writers’ Village. Jason grew up in the East Kootenay and has been living in the area for 30 years. He is married with two … > Read More

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Butler takes gavel from Adams

The Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce welcomed a new president during a special evening dinner meeting and Citizen of the Year celebration Jan. 24 at the Heritage Inn. Dave Butler, a senior leadership team member with Canadian Mountain Holidays, … > Read More

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Turkey Drive raised $27,635

Hundreds of people in Cranbrook had access to a turkey dinner this Christmas thanks to the Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce’s Turkey Drive. The annual drive, started and still organized by Jason Wheeldon and Warren Bedell, narrowly missed matching … > Read More

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Turkey Drive Day is Thursday, December 5

Did you know the need for Christmas hampers in our community is in excess of 750 this year? With the average Christmas hamper costing approximately $85.00 that means that both the Salvation Army and the Cranbrook Food Bank need $64,000 … > Read More

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