Posts Tagged "Young Professionals"

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

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

Engaging Reluctant Landlords

Ryerson University graduate student Polina Bam (pictured) helped answer the question of how to engage reluctant landlords in a major research paper presented this spring in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Planning in Urban Development. Her research focused... 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

HBSA Celebrate 2014 Podcast

Below is an audio recording that features highlights of the HBSA Celebrate 2014 Awards event held last night at the Art Gallery of Hamilton. Biennially, the Hamilton/Burlington Society of Architects recognizes the exceptional work of local architects across a range of project types built in... More

HES Investment Panel Podcast

Here’s the full audio recording of the Ambitious City Investment Panel that concluded the 7th Hamilton Economic Summit held on June 5 in downtown Hamilton. The panel, which was moderated by AM900 CHML radio host Bill Kelly, featured eleven local business leaders and entrepreneurs... More

Voice of Young Entrepreneur

Cheers erupted as Dr. Daniel Hyams, PhD was announced as this year’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year at the Hamilton Chamber’s Outstanding Business Achievement Awards gala held March 31. Hyams is the executive director of Fermata Inc., a music therapy centre headquartered in downtown... More

Charlie Hendershott Hive X Podcast

Charlie is a senior member of the Organizational Effectiveness Group at ArcelorMittal Dofasco and a highly sought after consultant in the broader community.  Below is a recording of a talk he gave at Hive X 2013, a conference for local young professionals and entrepreneurs... More

Renewal Design Competition

Renew Hamilton partner Jeff Feswick (pictured with microphone) was at McMaster University last night to present details of a design competition to a class of first year students enrolled in a peace studies course taught by Dr. Nancy Doubleday, Faculty of Humanities. Says Doubleday:... More

YEP Welcomes Renewal

I just participated in something very significant – an Executive Roundtable hosted by Young Entrepreneurs and Professionals Hamilton (YEP).  This group operates as a division of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce and is helping to attract, retain and develop Hamilton’s next generation of wealth... More