Press Clippings

    Kootenay Business is pleased to present our 2015 list of favourite East and West Kootenay food and beverage outlets as chosen by our readers. Whether it’s a business lunch venue or a casual coffee spot you’re seeking, you’ll find it on this list. Maybe you want a tasty burger or some interesting ethnic cuisine. That’s all here too—and much more. Bon appetit to winners and patrons alike!

    Congratulations to all the winners!

    COFFEE PLACE - COLUMBIA VALLEY
    Platinum Award to Kicking Horse Café, Invermere


    Fairtrade Canada is pleased to announce that Kicking Horse Coffee has won the title of Canada’s Favourite Fairtrade Product 2015!

    The online vote for Canada’s Favourite Fairtrade Product takes place annually during the first two weeks of Fairtrade Month (May 1-15) and is presented by Fairtrade Canada, the Canadian member of Fairtrade International responsible for certifying and promoting Fairtrade certified products in Canada.


    By Breanne Massey, Pioneer Staff

    Kicking Horse Coffee has brewed up a warming success story in the heart of the Columbia Valley.

    The Invermere-based business has recently been named #15 on the Best Workplaces in Canada list created by the Great Place to Work Institute Canada for 2015.

    This year’s list received over 200 nominations and lured out over 60,000 employees to compete in employee feedback sessions and an in-depth review about the organization’s culture, including credibility, respect, fairness, pride and camaraderie.


    WHOA! KICKING HORSE COFFEE NAMED
    ONE OF CANADA’S BEST PLACES TO WORK.

    INVERMERE, BC - Kicking Horse Coffee named #15 on this year’s Best Workplaces in Canada list.

    Honoured? Yes we are! Surprised? Nope,” said Elana Rosenfeld, Kicking Horse Coffee’s CEO. “Our team kicks ass. That means equal parts hard work and having fun. Our people are passionate about working together to wake people up with a delicious, mysterious, inspiring beverage. It’s hard not to have fun at work!


    By Lizzie Midyette - Special to the Pioneer

    Coffee Fest 2015 built on the seeds planted by Invermere events coordinator Theresa Wood with four days of super-caffeinated fun giving locals and visitors alike many reasons to celebrate their favourite beverage and explore Invermere’s bustling coffee culture.


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