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Company Research

A starting point for company research.

What is a directory?

"A list of people, companies, institutions, organizations, etc., in alphabetical or classified order, providing contact information (names, addresses, phone/fax numbers, etc.) and other pertinent details" (ODLIS, 2010).

Company directories can be in electronic or print format and can contain additional information such as financials, brief profiles, recent activities, and more.

Business Establishments


Business establishments

How many similar businesses are in your area? For BC and Canada, you may find the top link helpful. For smaller locations like Kelowna, you may be making a best estimate based on triangulating data from various sources: Google maps, other online sources like TripAdvisor or Yellow Pages, and Kelowna business license searches.

Online Directories

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