C2BG is recruiting additional members for the Board of Directors.


As we expand the scope of our activities, we are currently looking for additional Board members from BC. More information can we found here.

Penticton ranks number one of entrepreneurial cities in Canada with population between 25,000 and 149,999


According to the survey of the Canadian Federation of Independent Businesses. In honour of the annual small business week, CFIB ranks municipalities in Canada based on 14 indicators, including the number of self-employed people per total employed, business establishments per capita, business property tax rates and overall optimism. More information can we found here.

We transform information into business opportunities.


C2BG is a full-scale program that uses the methods and tools of Economic Gardening to help entrepreneurs to compete in the global economy. Our clients are generally dynamic, high-growth, innovative Canadian companies with 10 to 100 employees.

The program we deliver is as much about economic development as business development. As a business expansion program it promotes new revenues and job creation for businesses that are already reside in communities.

The Canadian Centre for Business Growth is located in the Jim Pattison Centre of Excellence at Okanagan College in Penticton BC. We offer services to businesses across Canada, and train individuals and communities in how to use Economic Gardening principles to enhance regional prosperity.

Click here to learn more about Economic Gardening.