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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- Save the Date

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 […]

Business Breakfast February 26th 2019 with Leanne Hachey

February 4, 2019

The Chamber is excited to have Leanne Hachey from ORASE join us for our first Business Breakfast of 2019. This is a “must attend” event, a chance to hear about the great work being done by Leanne and her staff in Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada to reduce regulatory barriers to starting, operating or growing […]

2018 Business Achievement Awards video

December 4, 2018

Welcome to the 2018 Business Achievement Awards. Please note that this video is over 2 hrs long, but below we have highlighted the various times within the video of the awards presentations and the interview with our guest speaker Karen Oldfield from the Port of Halifax. Emcee Tom Dewtie Opening Number Summer Street Signers 3:20 […]