Vernon is one of the most desirable communities to live in British Columbia. Famous for their ski resorts Champagne powder, unmatchable lake views and genuinely happy and courteous residents, it is no wonder why people love living in or visiting Vernon.
Citizens of Vernon are loyal, dedicated, motivated individuals committed to the safety and success of their families and community. It's clear they love and respect their town and each other. The Vernon locals take pride in the emphasis they put on community improvement, volunteering and encouragement of local businesses, like in the expanding forestry and services industries.
While Vernon offers opportunities in several different industries (and these opportunities are growing), the abundance of recreational offerings attracts visitors year-round especially boosting the tourism and services trades. This makes Vernon an attractive place for entrepreneurs looking to start a hospitality business like a restaurant, coffee house, transportation service or other tourism oriented services.