On behalf of the member-owners of our Co-op, your Board of Directors is pleased to announce the hiring of Allan Broom as the Co-op’s new General Manager, effective June 1, 2016. Allan brings to the … Continue reading Introducing our new General Manager: Allan Broom
Want to get involved? Consider running for the board of directors When our Co-op was founded 41 years ago, it took a small, dedicated team of volunteers to source wholesome, healthy food that was not … Continue reading Want to get involved? Consider running for our board of directors
A great job in a great community – Kootenay Co-op General Manager That’s the headline for the job posting the Co-op is currently advertising on both its website and other grocery and co-op career websites across the … Continue reading General Manager Recruitment Update
Transformative Visioning for Co-op Board & Management Recently, members of the Kootenay Co-op management team and board of directors participated in a Visioning Workshop with two experienced facilitators from the Transformative Justice program at Selkirk … Continue reading Transformative Visioning for Co-op Board & Management
Greetings from the Board Development Committee, the body charged with ensuring that the governance of the Kootenay Co-op is overseen on behalf of the membership by well-informed, skilled, dedicated and passionate supporters of the mission, … Continue reading Board Development: New Directors
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The June Board meeting was a long and interesting gathering in which many exciting ideas & topics were shared and discussed. Following is an update of our various committees and their current focus and projects: … Continue reading NEWS & VIEWS FROM YOUR BOARD
From June 11-13, I attended the annual Consumer Co-operative Management Association (CCMA) conference in Boise, Idaho, alongside interim-GM, Paul Kelly. This was the first time a Board Director of our Co-op has ever attended the … Continue reading A Co-op Road Trip: The CCMA Conference in Boise, Idaho
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We’re all so excited about the NEW STORE! BUT, is anyone just a wee titch nervous about whether we are going to be turning into a natural foods megastore lacking our beloved Co-op heart? I … Continue reading Maintaining Conviviality in the New Store