The Ambleside Dundarave Business Improvement Association (ADBIA) was formed in Decembe of 2015 from the merging of the Ambleside Business Association and the Dundarave Business Association. The sole purpose of forming the ADBIA is to better represent and promote both business communities interests within West Vancouver and beyond.
The ADBIA Board of Directors are:
| Jennifer Engelhart – Chair
Jennifer is the Manager and Buyer of At Home in Ambleside, founded by her family in 1989. With a BA in Design from Ryerson University, she brings her experience in product design, manufacturing and retail to her family’s wholesale and retail businesses. She served on the ABA board and grew up in this community.“I’m proud to call Ambleside my business home and work with this community every day. I believe it’s our job as Ambleside and Dundarave business owners to create and help shape these two unique areas into thriving business districts. Though a BIA, we can work together with the District to accomplish this.”
At Home – Antiques and Decorative Accessories 1530 Marine Drive, West Vancouver, BC
|Christine Baracos – Secretary Christine, a Cap U Retail Management graduate, has owned two successful Ambleside menswear companies for the past 22 years. She’s now a retail consultant and menswear stylist and has served on many boards and organizations. She was the Past Chair of the ABA. “I am very excited about how a BIA will have a positive effect on Ambleside and Dundarave businesses and their communities. We’ll be able to grow and succeed to our full potential, stewarded by local business people who share the common goal of creating and maintaining a healthy business community.”|