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  • Member Profile: Homer Watson Medical & Professional Centre

    Already over 50% leased, the ultra new Homer Watson Medical and Professional Centre will sparkle with one of the most complete compliments of medical services and professionals in Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge. Jason Tompkins, Leasing and Operations Manager for the project noted, “From family doctors to specialists to optometrists, ophthalmologists, dentists, orthodontists, audiologists, physiotherapists, psychologists, […]

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  • Cowan’s One Source Advantage Program

    Cowan’s One Source Advantage Program Local businesses are the foundation of our community, providing employment opportunities and enriching the community through the services and products they supply. That’s why it’s critical that existing businesses and entrepreneurs get the best opportunity to thrive and grow. Did You Know? Insurance is an important part of a business’ […]

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  • Chamber Member Rewards Program: ProfitPoint

    We’ve been saving people so much money for so long at ProfitPoint that we almost take it for granted. Recently a business consultant was reminding us that executives spend a tremendous amount on marketing campaigns to net a $10,000 profit. We often earn this much for our clients in one meeting with very little effort […]

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  • Member Profile: Homer Watson Medical Centre

    Scheduled to be completed by the summer of 2018, the energy efficient building will contain a common area Board Room that can be individually booked for events and meetings. In addition to plenty of parking, it’s readily accessible to Kitchener, Cambridge, and Waterloo via the 401 and Conestoga Parkway. This month we highlight Homer Watson […]

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  • The Political Balancing Acts of Bills 148 & 139

    As the Ontario electorate moves incrementally to a June 2018 or earlier provincial vote, the incumbent Wynne administration is operating against conventional acumen and proposing major legislative changes which could, or could not, shift the results. Public debate and media attention has been largely focused on Bill 148, the proposed changes to the provincial Employment […]

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  • Member Profile: Highview Residences

    Anyone who has a friend or relative with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia knows the challenges faced when memory steadily slips away. It’s a devastating disease that requires patience, special care, and above all, love to help the person affected have small, positive moments that add up to a good day. Highview Residences opens […]

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  • Highview Residences – A New Approach to Dementia Care

    Inside, the welcoming, home-like atmosphere and the friendliness of the staff are evident from when you first step into the building. “Before a resident moves in, we learn as much as we can about their favourite meals, music, activities, and preferences so we can create a safe and welcoming environment” Birch stated. “They can enjoy […]

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  • Chamber Response to Government of Canada Consultations on Tax Planning Using Private Corporations

    Events Coordinator Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Kitchener Waterloo Job Posting Blog Events

    the greater kitchener waterloo chamber of commerce and waterloo region – a profile The Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce supports over 1700 members representing all sectors of the Waterloo Region economy. Our membership includes small, medium, and large employers in one of Canada’s most progressive and innovative regions. Waterloo Region is designated as Canada’s […]

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  • Exciting Opportunities for Waterloo Region

    In case you missed our AGM on September 13th… Imagine combining the innovation and entrepreneurship of Silicon Valley with the manufacturing capabilities of Stuttgart Germany. The result would be a powerhouse of economic activity – enough to drive a nation. There is a huge opportunity for Canada, Ontario and the Region of Waterloo to emerge […]

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  • Member Profile: IRIS Advantage

    iris provides a holistic approach to your optical needs and exclusive offers to kw chamber members “At IRIS, we take a holistic approach to each and every one of our clients whether they’re a child, young professional, sports enthusiast, or a retiree,” notes Dr. Daryan Angle, Optometrist, owner of the IRIS location in UpTown Waterloo, […]

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