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Business Breakfast with Richie Mann from Melford Terminal Sept. 27 2018

September 19, 2018

Richie Mann is currently the Vice President of Marketing and Government Relations for Melford International Terminal and Melford Atlantic Gateway. He currently serves as the President of the Strait Area Chamber of Commerce and as the Past President of the Atlantic Provinces Chamber of Commerce. He sits on the Board of Directors of the Canadian […]


Economic Gardener September 2018 by Blair Van Veld

September 12, 2018

September Economic Gardener  Mega Projects-A Quiet Optimism  110 km away is a tiny community with no major highways through it, no hospitals, no Sobeys store and limited accommodations. This community has a population of around 500 people and is about to get the largest shot in the arm in economic development a community can hope […]


Learning to Code Sept. 26th 2018 6pm

Interested in technology, but not sure where to start? This is the event for you! This workshop is designed to introduce beginners to the basic building blocks of the web: HTML, CSS and JavaScript. During the session, you will build your very own bucket list application, led by two developers from REDspace. Who is This […]


Business Breakfast with ISANS Sept. 21st 2018 cancelled

CANCELLED due to lack of participants Workplace Culture & Immigrant Success   Join us for an engaging presentation by Paul Pickering, Coordinator, Workplace Culture, ISANS on the advantages gained with employing newcomer immigrants. Learn the basics in successful shifts to your workplace culture, learn about the easy-to-access services in the ISANS Workplace Culture program, and […]


Save the Date Sept.6th 2018 Information Session

July 23, 2018

10 day trip planned for February 16th, 2019. More info to follow. Information session planned for Sept.6th at 7pm at the ChamberHub. More info can be found through the following links with our local Travel Agency members. https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/899915 – Maritime Travel https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/899931 – Travel Our Way  


Economic Gardener July 2018 Reducing Red Tape

July 18, 2018

Reducing Red Tape Two years ago our Chamber presented a Special Recognition Award to Nova Scotia’s Office of Regulatory Affairs and Service Effectiveness (ORASE) at our annual business recognition dinner. Some people wondered why our Chamber would recognize an organization based in Halifax. We did so because we understood the potential of the organization to […]


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