Archive for October, 2014

City Manager 2014 Talk Audio

Below is the full audio recording of Chris Murray’s remarks at the annual City Manager’s Breakfast hosted yesterday by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce and sponsored in part by Union Gas and MTE Consultants Inc. Regarding the momentum now driving Hamilton’s renewal, Murray asks:... More

Where Cool Came From

Dave LeBlanc – host of Where Cool Came From (pictured here on the 22nd floor of the Stelco Tower) – was in town yesterday with his crew to find out what’s drawing people and investment to Hamilton. Where Cool Came From is a web series... More

Rob MacIsaac at HES 2014

This 14-minute sound bite from the sixth Hamilton Economic Summit held in June 2014 features Rob MacIsaac, president and CEO of Hamilton Health Sciences, speaking on a number of topics, including ways existing businesses and start ups can assist in the transformation of healthcare... More

Ambitious City Promo Interview

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi (pictured) was the topic of conversation on the Bill Kelly Show earlier this week. Nenshi is coming to Hamilton on October 23 as the featured speaker at Ambitious City, a city-building event hosted by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. In... More

Jason Thorne Debut Audio

Jason Thorne (centre in photo), the City of Hamilton’s recently-hired general manager of planning and economic development, was the keynote speaker at the Friends of Auchmar Annual General Meeting held last week at the Scottish Rite in downtown Hamilton. Friends of Auchmar is a... More

Meeting of the Minds

Hamilton needs to welcome fresh ideas that contribute to economic opportunity, quality of life and investment. It’s how we’ll challenge the status quo and create an intentional future. That’s why the Chamber’s Renew Hamilton Project attended Meeting of the Minds last week in Detroit.... More

Bill Curran Architecture Talk

Here’s a seven minute audio recording of Bill Curran speaking on the ‘power of design’ at Architecture + Commerce, a special community learning event held in Hamilton to help kick off Supercrawl 2014. Curran, a local architect actively engaged in progressive community renewal, uses... More