Mountains and lakes surround the Southeastern corner of BC known as the Kootenay region. You may have heard about it from the lucky ones who have visited. Some of them passed through on their search for the perfect balance of work, life, recreation and opportunities and never left.
The Kootenay region is quite the place to live and work. Full of exciting recreational activities and diverse career opportunities at all levels. You could find your niche in sectors including resource extraction, agriculture, construction, manufacturing, tourism, education or the arts to name but a few. Opportunities for success are broad and equally favourable for small, medium or large enterprises and the economy is both supportive and welcoming. The increasing population, highly educated and diverse workforce coupled with the economic landscape, makes it the ideal time to listen to your soul, locate where you want to live and get into business.