Opportunities to succeed in the service industries in BC’s Lower Columbia are plentiful. This is particularly true because of the scope of the industry. Services can mean anything from hospitality to hairdressing, range from custom fabrication to survey engineering.
Some of the companies that are thriving play to the region’s strengths in metallurgy, reclamation and recycling and health care. Others are drawn specifically by the quality of life, as well as proximity to airports and the US border.