Chamber Business Outreach Officer hired!

 The Pictou County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the hiring of a Business Outreach Officer, Jake Chisholm. Jake will be undertaking a comprehensive outreach project, through one-on-one interactions, with local business owners and managers (as well as current Chamber members), to provide us with valuable and much needed information about our business community and […]

Local Franchise Receives National Award- The News

Pictou County franchise wins national awards Adam MacInnis (  Published: Feb 08 at 5:14 p.m. Mallory Whitty and Kristian Hawboldt were awarded four awards at annual meeting. – Adam MacInnis In a world of social media buy and sell groups, online classifieds and digital communication, people have become increasingly more comfortable with selling online even with […]

GAME CHANGERS- The Social Bottom Line

General Admission Tickets are available through the deCoste Centre box office $38 Floor table tickets are available through the Chamber office at $200 for a table for 5 people.   Mark Brand  Mark Brand is one of North America’s foremost social entrepreneurs. With eleven businesses under his belt, he is an example of a new […]

One NS dashboard

Alot of interesting graphics and information on this website, keeping Nova Scotians up-to-date on the progress since the Ivany Report’s release. BACKGROUND ON THE DASHBOARD The Nova Scotia Commission on Building Our New Economy proposed 19 “stretch” goals to encourage Nova Scotians to push our limits and aim for profound change. Stretch goals are […]