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Expo highlights cross border business

Expo highlights cross border business

KGMI News Reporting
By Mike Curtiss

FERNDALE, Wash. – The Ferndale Chamber of Commerce is hosting a new event highlighting the area’s unique relationship with businesses across the border.

The first annual Cross Border Expo will feature more than 60 exhibitors this Thursday from 2:00 to 6:00 at the new event center at the Silver Reef Hotel Casino Spa.

Guy Occhiogrosso with the Ferndale Chamber of Commerce says Canadian shoppers play a vital role in Whatcom County’s economy.
Play Guy Occhiogrosso on Expo
The expo will focus on cross-border business, marketing and distribution, and real estate investment.

One of the goals is to attract Canadian tourism and business visitors to Whatcom County.

The expo is free to attend.