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PANELISTS & SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED FOR SOLD OUT BAY AREA ECONOMIC SUMMIT ON JUNE 25th

· by m.hardill@hamiltonchamber.ca

Hamilton and Burlington Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Hamilton and Burlington Economic Development, set to host half-day summit focusing on progress, innovation, and growth

The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce and Burlington Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Hamilton Economic Development and Burlington Economic Development, are excited to announce details for the 2024 Bay Area Economic Summit, presented by RBC Royal Bank.

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INAUGURAL HAMILTON GIVES AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED, EVENT RAISES $30,000 FOR CHARITY

· by m.hardill@hamiltonchamber.ca

Boris Brott honoured with Social Impact Lifetime Achievement Award, in addition to seven local businesses recognized for giving back to the community. Hamilton Gives raises $30,000 in donations for charity.

The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the winners of the inaugural Hamilton Gives Awards, presented in partnership with United Way Halton & Hamilton and the McKeil Family Foundation.

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HAMILTON CHAMBER LAUNCHES PARTNERSHIP WITH LOCAL POST-SECONDARY INSTITUTIONS TO CREATE GREATER POST-SECONDARY WORK-INTEGRATED LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

· by m.hardill@hamiltonchamber.ca

The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce it is working with the Business + Higher Education Roundtable and the Government of Canada to support Hamilton employers connect with local student talent.

This project, Student Talent Connect, will be completed in partnership with McMaster University, Mohawk College, Redeemer University and Workforce Planning Hamilton.

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HAMILTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES FINALISTS FOR INAUGURAL HAMILTON GIVES AWARDS

· by m.hardill@hamiltonchamber.ca

The inaugural Hamilton Gives Awards event, presented by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Breakwater Financial and the United Way Halton & Hamilton, is set for Wednesday, May 8 at the Hamilton Convention Centre

Hamilton, ON – The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the finalists for the Hamilton Gives Awards, presented in partnership with United Way Halton & Hamilton and the McKeil Family Foundation.

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110th GREY CUP GAME & 2023 GREY CUP FESTIVAL TO BE RECOGNIZED WITH SPECIAL ‘TOURISM CHAMPION OF THE YEAR’ HONOUR AT 40th ANNUAL OUTSTANDING BUSINESS ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

· by m.hardill@hamiltonchamber.ca

The recognition award, presented to Hamilton Sports Group, celebrates the incredible impact the six-day event had on our community, generating nearly $75 million in economic activity.

The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce’s Outstanding Business Achievement Awards are set for Wednesday, April 10 at Carmen’s Banquet Centre at 5 p.m. Limited tickets remain.

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HAMILTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES ‘HAMILTON GIVES AWARDS’, A NEW INITIATIVE RECOGNIZING SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE BUSINESSES IN HAMILTON 

· by m.hardill@hamiltonchamber.ca

The inaugural Hamilton Gives Awards event, presented by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Breakwater Financial and the United Way Halton & Hamilton, is set for Wednesday, May 8 at the Hamilton Convention Centre

Nominate an individual or business for one of the eight Hamilton Gives Awards categories, by the March 22nd deadline.

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HAMILTON CHAMBER WINS THREE FESTIVAL & EVENTS ONTARIO ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS FOR HAMILTON DAY 2023

· by m.hardill@hamiltonchamber.ca

Hamilton Day wins Top 100 Festival, Best Promotional Campaign, and Best Social Media Campaign honours 

The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to announce we have received three 2024 Festival & Events of Ontario (FEO) Achievement Awards for our Hamilton Day initiative. Hamilton Day was recognized as an award-winning event in the Best Promotional Campaign and Best Social Media Campaign categories.

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HAMILTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES FINALISTS FOR 40th ANNUAL OUTSTANDING BUSINESS ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

· by m.hardill@hamiltonchamber.ca

Secure your tickets to the Wednesday, April 10th awards gala before the event sells out

Hamilton, ON – The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the finalists for the 40th annual Outstanding Business Achievement Awards, presented by RBC Royal Bank. The winners of each category will be unveiled at the Chamber’s yearly awards gala at Carmen’s Banquet Centre on Wednesday, April 10.

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HAMILTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES ‘CITIZEN OF THE YEAR’ & ‘CEO OF THE YEAR’ HONOURS AHEAD OF OUTSTANDING BUSINESS ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS ON APRIL 10th

· by m.hardill@hamiltonchamber.ca

Rebecca Wissenz to receive Hamilton Citizen of the Year award, while Creative Guild’s Tiffany Simkins named Hamilton CEO of the Year.

Complete list of Outstanding Business Achievement Awards finalists to be announced next week.

Hamilton, ON – The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce is excited to name Hamilton’s ‘CEO of the Year’ and ‘Citizen of the Year’, ahead of the 40th annual Outstanding Business Achievement Awards, presented by RBC Royal Bank.

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HAMILTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE STRENGTHENS LEADERSHIP TEAM WITH APPOINTMENT OF TWO VICE-PRESIDENTS

· by m.hardill@hamiltonchamber.ca

Drina Omazic joins Hamilton Chamber as VP, Advocacy & Operations and Mike Hardill added as VP, Marketing & Membership Engagement

HAMILTON, ON – Hamilton Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Greg Dunnett announced today the appointment of two Vice-President roles.

As Vice-President of Advocacy & Operations, Drina Omazic will oversee day-to-day business operations at the Chamber, in addition to acting as the Chamber’s lead on government relations, political affairs, and policy.

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