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  • Female Founder: (March) Cindy Cody

    On the first Tuesday of every month, we’ll announce a new Female Founder, including a video interview of them sharing their business story. Want to be featured as a Female Founder? Contact Heather Hutchings for more details. The Female Founders Program would not be possible without our Title Sponsor, Scotiabank. To learn a little more […]

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  • A New Chapter for Dana Walton

    Many of you know Dana Walton (Director, Strategic Initiatives & Business Development) here at the Chamber. You’ve likely connected with her at an event, spoken with her about the value of Chamber Membership, met with her on ways to effectively align your business with sponsorship & advertising opportunities, or had her faciliate a Peer2Peer or […]

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  • Celebrating Black History Year-Round

    Written by: Fahmi Turk, Chamber Young Professionals Committee + Relationship Manager at Libro Credit Union  Black history in February is necessary. However, people should also act on their appreciation for Black communities in Canada throughout the year. Black History Month is an opportunity to celebrate Black Canadians, acknowledge historical wounds, and recognize that Black Canadians […]

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  • Nominees Announced: 2024 Business Excellence Awards Gala

    The 2024 Business Excellence Awards Gala, presented by Cowan Insurance Group, will recognize Chamber members that, through their leadership and involvement, have made exceptional contributions to the betterment of our community. 14 awards will be handed out at the 2024 Business Excellence Awards Gala and nearly 130 nominees will be recognized. Winners won’t be announced […]

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  • Execulink: Smart Telecom Strategies for Business Savings in 2024

    Welcome to 2024! As we step into a new year, it’s time for businesses to think smart, especially when it comes to managing costs. With a global economic outlook suggesting a more cautious approach to spending, it’s essential to focus on effective yet budget-friendly business strategies. Here’s how telecom solutions can play a crucial role […]

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  • Female Founder: (February) Lesley Warren

    On the first Tuesday of every month, we’ll announce a new Female Founder, including a video interview of them sharing their business story. Want to be featured as a Female Founder? Contact Heather Hutchings for more details. The Female Founders Program would not be possible without our Title Sponsor, Scotiabank. To learn a little more […]

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  • Chamber Toastmasters – Gary Brown

    Being A Better You Have you ever wondered how you would feel if your communication skills were improved? More importantly, how would you feel if your self-confidence was turned up a notch or two? I know that feel that your communication skills are good and that you present as a confident and self-assured individual to […]

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  • Navigating Blue Monday: Activities and Resources in Waterloo Region to Boost your Mental Health

    Written by: Mackenzie Ainlay, Chamber Young Professionals Committee + Philanthropic Services Specialist at Waterloo Region Community Foundation Blue Monday, typically falling on the third Monday of January, has earned a reputation as the “most depressing day of the year.” While the science behind it is questionable, there’s no denying that the post-holiday slump, cold weather, and […]

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  • Young Professionals: Transforming Your Financial Wellbeing

    Written by: Ruben Domingos, Chamber Young Professionals Committee + Senior Relationship Manager at TD Commerical Banking With the new year fast approaching many of us have started contemplating our New Year’s resolutions for the coming year. One of the most common resolutions people make, regardless of socioeconomic status, tends to be around improving their financial […]

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  • Female Founder: (December) Stephanie Soulis

    On the first Tuesday of every month, we’ll announce a new Female Founder, including a video interview of them sharing their business story. Want to be featured as a Female Founder? Contact Heather Hutchings for more details. The Female Founders Program would not be possible without our Title Sponsor, Scotiabank. To learn a little more […]

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