Posts Tagged "Business Opportunities"

Audio Tour of Cannon Knitting Mills

Most Sundays, developer Harry Stinson (pictured above) hosts guided tours of the former Cannon Knitting Mills located in downtown Hamilton. It’s a chance to showcase the site to prospective condo investors and generate buzz for a game-changing revitalization project in the heart of the... More

Mayor’s Breakfast Audio

Below is audio of the fireside chat-style conversation between Hamilton Mayor Fred Eisenberger and interviewer Elise Copps recorded at the April 28 Mayor’s Breakfast hosted by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. The event, held at Liuna Station, drew a capacity audience of more than... More

Audio from 2015 OBAAs

Hamilton honoured key members of its diverse business community at the 2015 Outstanding Business Achievement Awards held earlier this month at Carmen’s Banquet Centre. This annual event is organized and hosted by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. “Each year, we are thrilled to celebrate... More

Dr. Pamela Blais Audio Recording

“Transit-oriented, midrise development is a revenue star.” ~ Dr. Pamela Blais Progressive city building — a Hamilton Chamber priority — requires input from multiple perspectives. That’s why we’re keen to encourage conversations that identify fresh approaches to growth planning and development. Said Chamber president and... More

Carlo Scissura Speech at 2015 Ambitious City

Here is the audio recording of the opening speech given by Brooklyn Chamber CEO Carlo Scissura at the 2015 Ambitious City event on November 16. The event was hosted by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce and explored comparisons between Brooklyn and Hamilton through the... More

Register for Nov 16 Ambitious City Event

What can Hamilton learn from Brooklyn NY, the international gold standard in creative urban renewal? Lessons span from developing a dynamic environment for innovation, entrepreneurship and small business to valuing street level arts, culture and heritage. There’s also the powerful concept of specialized branding... More

Sharing Economy Talk

This post features audio of an informal talk by Liam McGuinty (pictured), manager of Policy and Government Relations at the Ontario Chamber of Commerce. He provides high level learnings from a recent provincial study on the sharing economy synonymous with Uber and Airbnb. The... More

W Booth School Fall Showcase

Companies seeking to recruit fresh talent are encouraged to attend this year’s W Booth School of Engineering Practice Fall Showcase. It’s being held to highlight the community-based project work of students who have just completed a rigorous master’s program focused on tackling significant engineering-related... More

Frank McKeown at 2015 Bay Area Summit

Frank McKeown (pictured), executive director of the Burlington Economic Development Corporation, was a featured presenter at the inaugural Bay Area Economic Summit held earlier this year to help promote greater strategic cooperation between Hamilton and Burlington. ACCESS FULL RECORDING BELOW McKeown opened his remarks... More

Tax Production Study

The Chamber’s Renew Hamilton Project has teamed up with the Hamilton/Burlington Society of Architects to test support for a study to better understand the long term financial impact of development patterns citywide. The intent is to measure property tax revenues on a per hectare... More