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Published On: Friday, 11 August 2017

Berk’s Intertruck Opening Second Service Facility at Duke Point

Berk’s Intertruck Opening Second Service Facility at Duke Point

- Mark MacDonald writes about business in Nanaimo. Tell him your story by emailing him at mark@businessexaminer.ca.

NANAIMO - Dan Grubac, General Manager of Berk’s Intertruck Ltd., is pleased to note that the company is expanding, by opening a second service facility in Duke Point at 850 Maughan Road for heavy truck and trailer repairs. The opening was slated for August 1.

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Chief Operating Officer Terry Burns and Chief Executive Officer Chris Forbes are pleased to announce a new addition to the McKay’s Electronic Experts family, as Norm Ross, formerly of Mitek Canada, has joined the company as Director of Business Development. Norm will be based out of McKays Victoria store. Having Norm continue the growth of the McKays brand on Vancouver Island.

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Tali Campbell has joined the Alberni Valley Bulldogs as the new Business Manager of the B.C. Hockey League team.

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The BCHL Nanaimo Clippers have added a new assistant coach, Dustin Donaghy.

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David Ransom notes that Verified Network Inc. has moved from 5-4180 Island Highway North to 5-55 Front Street in downtown Nanaimo.

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Dr. Ivan Zolotco has joined the Lantzville Dental Group, which will now offer extended hours in evenings and Saturdays.

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Georgia View Health and Wellness is moving into 6439A Portsmouth Road.

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Mint Face Body Soul is a new business that has opened at 116-99 Chapel Street.

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Smythe LLP is pleased to have welcomed Daniel Lai, CPA, CA to the partnership effective July 1.

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There is a new Tesla charging station beside Chapters at Woodgrove Centre. It is the only one on Vancouver Island, and the largest in B.C., as there are eight stations in the province now.

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Adrian Kempter is pleased to announce that Adrian's RV Parts and Accessories has opened at 6315 Metral Drive.

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Matthew J Van den Hooven has opened a new law office at 120-256 Wallace Street.

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KMA Chartered Professional Accountants at 5107 Somerset Drive has moved and amalgamated with Barber and Haime Chartered Accountants at 7190 Lantzville Road in Lantzville.

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Wayland Sports, a gymnastic facility offering recreational classes for youth, is moving in beside Wholesale Sports on Wellington Road

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STS Cabinets is moving from Northfield Road into a retail location beside The Brick at the corner of Hammond Bay Road and the Island Highway, where they will have a showroom.

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Horizon Telecom has moved from Dufferin Crescent to 1985 Bollinger.

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Bruce Munro has taken over as president from Denis Munro at Roc-Tech Contracting. The office is located at 96 Wallace Street.

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The celebration of life for Nanaimo businessman Tom Harris was a fitting tribute to a man who made tremendous contributions in so many areas to Nanaimo and all across Vancouver Island. Close to 2,000 friends and family attended the event at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre.

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Xtend Rentals, which has been operating as a mobile tool and equipment rental business, will be opening a fixed location at 101 - 1030 Oyster Bay Road in Ladysmith.