Who is the COEDC?

The Region’s Primary Business Resource

The COEDC provides resources, information and connections to new, existing and expanding businesses.

Need help accessing the Kelowna and Central Okanagan market? We can help with that.

Starting or growing your Okanagan business? We can help with that too.

View our Resources or contact info@investkelowna.com to connect.

Staff


Corie Griffiths
Director
(250) 469-6234
cgriffiths@investkelowna.com


Krista Mallory
Business Development Officer
(250) 469-6283
kmallory@investkelowna.com

Valentina Trevino
Business Development Officer
(250) 469-6282

vtrevino@investkelowna.com

Sandra Ballan-Brown
Administrative Assistant
(250) 469-6280
info@investkelowna.com

Program Area Experts


Drew Vincent
OYP Officer
(250) 462-3739
oyp@investkelowna.com

Richard Takai
Export Development Officer
(250) 469-6280
export@investkelowna.com

Dustyn Baulkham
Workforce Development Officer
(250) 469-6280
workforce@investkelowna.com

Tracey Fredrickson
Agricultural & Business Liaison Officer
(250) 469-6280
info@investkelowna.com

Governance:

The COEDC is a service of the Regional District of Central Okanagan dedicated to fostering sustainable economic growth in the Central Okanagan by supporting existing businesses and encouraging new investment.

Advisory Board:

The COEDC’s Advisory Board is a conduit of information and ideas between business, community leaders and government. Made up of 40+ influential industry leaders, community shapers and elected officials, the board meets monthly to share information and work together towards sustainable economic growth.

COEDC provides programming and services in three key areas. See our 2017 Operational Plan to find out what we’re up to.