The following activities are taking place at the Hamilton Chamber this week:
October 9 - Chamber staff will be attending the "Gaming Facility Proposal Sub-Committee" at City Hall. This is the first meeting of the Council sub-committee assessing the future of a gaming facility in Hamilton.
October 10 - Hamilton HIVE meets at 8:30am at the Chamber offices with guest speaker Gisela Oliveira, Student Success Centre, McMaster University.
October 10 - the Chamber's Business Development Commmittee meets at noon at the Chamber offices with special guest speaker Michael Shuman. This interactive, business-building event will deliver proven local investment options, from institutional lending and investment clubs to crowdfunding and direct public offerings — practical tools to fund and sustain entrepreneurial start-ups and SMEs. PLUS, strategies for local investors to finance Hamilton based enterprises.
October 11 - the Chamber's Innovation and Technology Committee meets at 8am at the McMaster Innovation Park with guest speaker Rob DePetris, Senior Manager, Tax, KPMG on “Leveraging Hamilton’s Strengths to Promote Hamilton as a Destination for Creative Companies”
October 12 - Coffee with the CEO and Guests: Mathieu Langelier (Executive Director, Hamilton Halton Home Builders Association) and Cameron Nolan (Chair, Realtors Association of Hamilton Burlington) - 8-9am: Mulberry Cafe, 193 James Street North.
October 12 - the Chamber's Ancaster Division meets at noon at the Ancaster Mill with guest speaker Bob Wilkins, Chair of the Ancaster BIA.
Looking ahead: next Monday October 15, 7:45-9am: the Chamber hosts the first "Monday Morning Marketing" session featuring OK&D Marketing on the topic of maximizing ROI on Google Adwords.
(for further information, including registration fees where applicable, visit the Chamber's events section of www.hamiltonchamber.ca)