Tax & Financial Luncheon

Join us Thursday, May 18th at Noon for a Tax & Financial briefing geared for business folks at the Bedford Basin Yacht Club.

The following presenters are scheduled to speak:  Ron MacQuarrie, Equity Associates, ( Estate Planning) then Rick Johnson, Co-operators, (Investment Options) and finally David Strong, Chartered Accountant, (Tax planning).

Coffee Connection

Join us at "Second Cup" in the SunnSide Mall on Thursday, April 20th at 8:30 AM for some real good coffee and business networking. No cost!

Peter Christie Receives Bedford 2014 Distinguished Service Award

On April 27, 2014 Steve Earl presented Peter Christie with the Bedford 2014 Distinguished Service Award on behalf of the BBA.

It is because of Peter's effort that the BBA was founded. He has always been there improving his community and we were pleased to be able to recongnize his efforts.

The BBA sponsored the Bedford Volunteer Awards. Please visit to learn about all of the great people who work hard to make Bedford a better community in which to live and work.

March 5th Lunch Meeting

The BBA would like to thanks Colin MacLean, CEO of Waterfront Development Corporation and Andy Fillmore, Planning and Development Vice President, Waterfront Development Corporation for speaking at our March 5th Lunch.

We certainly appreciate their committment to community consultation in developing our beautiful waterfront!

Distinguised Business Person of the Year

On April 5th, 2013 Taleb was presented with the Distinguished Business Person of the Year Award for exemplifying the Association’s goals of creating economic development in Bedford while unselfishly giving back to the Community. Standing Left to Right, Barry Mason, Pressé Mason, Chair of the Bedford Business Association, Taleb Abidali, Cresco Homes Ltd. (Recipient of the Association’s “Distinguished Business Person of the Year” Award) and Hugh Smith, Municipal Group of Companies.