About Family Business Association

We are an enjoyable and engaging organization filled with knowledgeable family businesses and advisors to family businesses. We focus on providing timely educational events and

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Join a Family Business Advisory Team

This is your unique opportunity to learn from each other, to work on your family business opportunities and challenges, and to have the security of

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Your business family.

SHARE your story. INSPIRE like-minded individuals. GROW your business family.





Upcoming Event: Let's Play Ball!

FBAVI Year-End Social: HarbourCats Game
Tuesday, June 18th @ 6:35pm 

50 free tickets available!!!

Email to confirm your ticket(s): info@fbavancouverisland.ca or call: 250-532-2402


Enjoy refreshments and snacks on the Hop-On Hop-Off bus provided by our Event Host, Wilson's Group of Companies, FBA Family Member & Gold Sponsor!

View Event Flier: LET'S PLAY BALL

An Evening of Celebration

On February 13, FBAVI held their annual gala to celebrate and honour outstanding Vancouver Island family businesses including the recipient of the 2019 Family Business Excellence (FBE) Award Proline Management Ltd. along with finalists Bliss and Be Love and Two Eagles Lodge B & B as well as the recipient of the 2019 Family Business Young Entrepreneur Award Andrew Wilson of The Wilson’s Group of Companies.

View our photo gallery for our 2019 Family Business Excellence & Young Entrepreneur Awards Ceremony, click here.

Growing the Family Business is Growing the People

Listen as 'The Founder' Eric Spurling, his wife and 'Strategic Advisor' Marilyn Spurling as well as their son and President Andy Spurling of Proline Management Ltd. share a powerful message about how growing the family business is growing the people.  

Leaning on Peers for Advice

Listen as the recipient of the 2019 Young Entrepreneur Award: Andrew Wilson of The Wilson’s Group of Companies shares an inspiring message of how the FBAVI has helped his family business with succession planning as well as given them a space where peers (others who are also part of a family business) can lean on each other for advice, learn from one another's mistakes, lessons... Congratulations Andrew!

Thank You to Our 2018-19 Valued Sponsors


(Photo Courtesy of Brittany) Sponsors gather for a group photograph at the annual 2019 Family Business Excellence & Young Entrepreneur Awards Gala held at the Union Club. Missing in the photo: Don Mann Excavating; Rinald Tax Advisory; and Schibli Stedman King Chartered Accountants.


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