Bill 148: Chamber Expresses Concern to Ministry of Labour
Recently, members of the Chamber of Commerce Brantford-Brant were mailed a voting ballot for the position of one director to be elected to the 2017-2018 Board of Directors. The two candidates are:
Please click on the corresponding name above to view the individual's bio.
Business Excellence Awards Finalists Announced
Brantford ON, JUNE 2, 2015: Chamber of Commerce Brantford Brant (Chamber), in partnership with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC), and a coalition of major Ontario employers, are calling on the provincial government to broaden its definition of a comparable pension plan under the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP), to be implemented in 2017.
Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) establishes rules for the sending of commercial electronic messages (CEMs) and the installation of computer programs. CASL also prohibits the unauthorized alteration of transmission data. The rules that apply to CEMs come into force on July 1, 2014 while the rules governing computer programs take effect Jan. 15, 2015, followed by the private right of action on July 1, 2017. Click here to access information from the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.
Boundary dispute hurting region’s ability to compete, says business leader
(as published in the Brant News, Thursday, March 20th, 2014)
New Brantford-Brant Chamber of Commerce president Jim DiNovo describes the need for a local boundary adjustment solution as "urgent."
On January 29th, the Chamber announced the finalists in this year's Business Excellence Awards competition at a reception at the Brantford Golf & Country Club. In the Technology Category, Finalists are Wade Antenna, Braemar House School and Hearth and Home. Company Finalists are Brantford Golf & Country Club, Ricter Web Printing, and Participation House. Entrepreneur finalists are Tony Henrique (Brooks Signs); Dr. Sami Qureshi, (Beattie Animal Hospital); and Chris Devlin, (Devlin’s Country Bistro & Catering). Congratulations to all our finalists!