90% of all marketers say social media marketing has increased their business exposure!

Did you know that 66% of marketers that spend at least 6 hours on social per week have seen more leads? No matter what you sell and who you sell it to, using social media as a marketing tool can help you grow your brand and increase your ROI.

At this point, not having an active #socialmedia presence is like pulling out a flip phone at a business meeting and not understanding why Brad keeps getting all the new accounts. #SMM

If you would like to increase your knowledge in the area of Social Media Advertising then attend one of the Greater Westside Board of Trade Social Media Lunch and Learns. All Lunch and Learns are free for members and $10 for non-members. Heather Holmes is our onsite Social Media instructor, please call her at 250-768-3378 with your questions.

Social Media Package 

The Greater Westside Board of Trade offers a social media advertising package. We will send out an individual E-Blast to over 700 followers in the Okanangan area (mainly West Kelowna) plus cross-promote your content via Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn! Submission requirements remain the same for all channels.

You create the ad and we will post it for you. $100 for 3 schedules posts on three platforms plus the individual E-Blast. Take advantage of our many followers.


■Linked In


Social Media Marketing

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Individual Posts



Facebook is an excellent way to engage West Kelowna’s business community and surrounding area. Gain access to the Greater Westside Board of Trade’s nearly 600 Facebook followers by sharing a post about your products, services or events. Posts are limited to 40 words and must include a web-optimized image with 1200 x 628 px dimensions and a tagged URL. *Limited to 3 posts/month.



Leverage the Board of Trade’s 1,100+ Twitter followers to increase the visibility of your business. Tweets are limited to 140 characters. A tagged URL is required; a web-optimized image with 1024 x 512 px dimensions is also recommended. *Limited to no more than 3 posts/month.



LinkedIn users are hungry for information that will give them a unique edge in their careers. Establish yourself as a thought leader in your industry by sharing an article with the Board of Trade’s (Karen Beaubier’s) 1,500+ LinkedIn followers. Content must be between 350-500 words; a tagged URL and web-optimized image of 800 x 800 px dimensions must also be submitted. *Limited to no more than 3 posts/month.

for Social Media Marketing

Please note all artwork has to be provided in the RGB Colorspace.
Accepted file formats are JPG, Gif, PNG. Animated banners will require approval from our staff.

File sizes for banner ads should not exceed 100kbps.

Request More Information
for Social Media Marketing with the Greater Westside Board of Trade

Please fill out the form to the right, and ensure that your contact details are correct. One of our team members will contact you regarding your information request as soon as we can.