General Information

About the Mall

Hello, and welcome to the Virtual Mall. This site is a showcase of websites designed by graduates of the Internet Business Development for Entrepreneurs (IBDE) program, who are selling products and services offered by Canadian businesses in their local communities. We are very pleased that you have taken the time to support the sites featured throughout the Virtual Mall. And thank you from all of us for your patronage and support. and IBDE

Originally developed as a result of the very innovative IBDE project, continues to grow and evolve. The purpose of IBDE is to teach individuals how to create a web design business. Some participants have designed a home-based web store selling local artisan's products, while others are web designers for small businesses in their communities. The sites are constantly changing and new products are arriving daily, so please keep checking back. New stores will also be added in the coming months as new IBDE participants graduate. Your gift-giving needs will be met by our entrepreneurs and the quality Canadian products and services featured on their sites. Your support is most appreciated; please feel free to browse their sites. serves only as a marketing portal to websites developed in the IBDE program. All purchases are placed directly from the individual websites, and all correspondence relating to orders should be sent to them.

Please read the Terms and Conditions before using this site.

For further information on our online web design program, please visit If you would like to know more about the other entrepreneurial programs that we offer, go to

This project originated in the Kootenay Region of British Columbia and has now expanded to all of Canada.
If you would like to become involved in this project or would like a website built by one of our graduates, please contact us.