Media Clippings

Minimum wage hiked, chair Mark von Schellwitz weighs in
–New Westminster News Leader March 16, 2011

Coalition of BC Businesses announces the appointment of a new chair
–The Province July 12, 2010

Coalition of BC Businesses has appointed a new chair and vice-chair
—Vancouver Sun–Keeping Track June 28, 2010

Looming Labour and Skills Shortages Threaten BC’s Small Businesses
—”Beyond Numbers”—October 2007 (pdf)

Coping with B.C.’s worker shortage
—The Vancouver Sun, Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Skills shortage creating ‘perfect storm’ for BC small business
—The Province, Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Good staff ‘difficult to find’
—24 Hours, Wednesday, June 27/07

Small business hit hard by labour crunch
—Victoria Times Colonist, Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Provincial Politics: We’ll make it easier for immigrants, says premier
—The Province, Friday, December 9, 2005

B.C. needs immigrants ‘to fill jobs’: There’s a shortage of skilled workers in the midst of a booming economy, premier says
—The Vancouver Sun, Friday, December 9, 2005

Premier’s speech to the Coalition of Businesses says not to be complacent
—CKNW, Thursday, December, 8 2005—9:20 AM