Waterfront History Lesson

The Bay Area Restoration Council (BARC) hosted a public event earlier this month focused on the future of Hamilton’s West Harbour, particularly the redevelopment of Piers 7 and 8. It was held at Mills Hardware on Gore Park and attracted a capacity audience of roughly 125... More

Bruce Wood at Rotary Audio

Investment, infrastructure renewal and job creation were the key messages shared by Hamilton Port Authority CEO Bruce Wood (pictured) in a luncheon address last week at the Rotary Club of Hamilton. “There’s a theme here,” he explained. “We plough money into the ground, we... More

Transportation Open House

The City of Hamilton wants to know what people think of our transportation network and how it can be improved. It’s part of a formal review and update of Hamilton’s citywide Transportation Master Plan (TMP), a comprehensive document to guide how, when and where... More

SoBi CEO Keynote Recording

Ryan Rzepecki, founder and CEO of Social Bicycles Inc. (SoBi) was a featured speaker at this week’s Hamilton Transportation Summit hosted by the City of Hamilton Public Works Department. ACCESS AUDIO BELOW The purpose of the 2015 summit was to gather stakeholder input on... More

Chris Murray Rotary Talk

Chris Murray, City Manager for the City of Hamilton, was the guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Hamilton’s March 5 luncheon meeting. ACCESS AUDIO BELOW LISTEN NOW[Audio clip: view full post to listen] More

We Are Cities Discussion

Renew Hamilton hosted a local We Are Cities roundtable on March 11 at Hamilton Central Library auditorium in downtown Hamilton. It featured an entertaining and educational lead off talk by Chris Farias, creative director at Kitestring, on the question: What is Hamilton’s branding story?... More

OBAA 2014 Acceptance Speeches

The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce hosted the 2014 Outstanding Business Achievement Awards last night at Carmen’s Banquet Centre. “It’s the Academy Awards of business performance in our community,” said host Keanin Loomis, president and CEO, Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. ACCESS AUDIO HIGHLIGHTS BELOW And the... More

Allan O’Dette at Chamber AGM

The president and CEO of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) was the featured speaker at the 169th Annual General Meeting of the Hamilton Chamber held March 2 at the Art Gallery of Hamilton. ACCESS AUDIO BELOW Allan O’Dette (pictured) praised our Chamber’s role... More

Mohawk President at Rotary

The Rotary Club of Hamilton welcomed Ron McKerlie, president of Mohawk College, as its February 19 luncheon speaker. ACCESS AUDIO BELOW McKerlie used the opportunity to recognize Mohawk College leaders who have contributed to the success of the Rotary Club of Hamilton over the... More

Metrolinx Speaker at Rotary

The Rotary Club of Hamilton welcomed Paul Finnerty – vice president, Operations for GO Transit, a division of Metrolinx – as its luncheon speaker on January 22. ACCESS AUDIO HIGHLIGHTS BELOW In his remarks and responses to audience questions, Finnerty touched on a number hot... More