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Economic Gardener September 2019

September 9, 2019

ECONOMIC GARDENER – September 2019 TRENTON PARK –AN IMPORTANT PIECE OF THE PUZZLE The announcement in August that funding has been secured for much needed upgrades to Trenton Park is welcome news. In all, $3.8M has been committed, from all three levels of government, so the project will not require a public fundraising campaign, as […]


2019 Business Achievement Awards

August 22, 2019

Join us for the 28th annual Business Achievement Awards, Thursday October 17th at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre in Pictou. Tickets are $90.00 per person (plus hst). To register for tickets: TICKETS Catering is once again being done by J. Conway Catering. We will be recognizing business excellence is 12 categories: Large Business – Sponsored by […]


Business Breakfast September 17 with Art Sutherland

July 24, 2019

ART SUTHERLAND TO PRESENT TO CHAMBER Stellarton native Art Sutherland, world leader in ice rink refrigeration and operations, will be our guest speaker at an upcoming Chamber business breakfast September 17. Art is a Pictou County entrepreneurial success story. He has consulted in each winter Olympic Games since 2002 and will be doing so again […]


Non-Profits = Big Impact

NON-PROFITS, BIG IMPACT This summer we have initiated an exciting project to identify the economic impact of the non-profit organizations in Pictou County and we think you will be surprised with what we are discovering. The project is being led by our summer student assistant Kayla Flinn, who is undertaking one-on-one interviews with non-profit organizations. […]


New Look for the Chamber

NEW LOOK FOR THE CHAMBER As you can see, the Chamber has a new logo, developed in collaboration with ACG Studios (Advocate Creative Group), now located in the Eastern Sign Print building on Stellarton Road. The logo represents our strategic goals to help grow and connect our diverse business sector and to seek strategic partnerships […]