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Business Excellence & Citizen Of The Year Banquet

The Business Excellence Awards recognizes and celebrates firms and individuals who have distinguished themselves by fostering growth, innovation, community service and excellence in their sectors. Join us for a sparkling evening with a cocktail reception, exquisite dining, wonderful entertainment, and the friendly competition of a silent auction. The 2017 dinner will be held on February […]



2017 Pub Nites

We will kick off our 2017 season of Pub Nites at Eight Zero Zero on January 31st. We hope you will join us in this relaxed social atmosphere and enjoy a friendly encounter with your professional colleagues. Grab your business cards and put your networking hat on because this is one meet-up not to be […]



President’s Message

Hello everyone. It’s hard to believe that 2016 is about to come to a close, and as I reflect on the year we’ve experienced, I’d like to share some Chamber highlights. The Business Excellence Awards banquet was our first major event and it was both a glittering and successful affair with long time dedicated volunteer, […]



Pub Nite @ Schnitzels

This month we will hold our last Pub Nite of 2016 on Tuesday November 29th at Schnitzels. Stay tuned for our 2017 Schedule! We look forward to sampling the selection of great food that Schnitzels has to offer, while building our network.



The Chamber Rewards Program

How does the program work? Chamber businesses will receive a card for each of their employees along with information on participating members and the reward they are providing. They simply show this card at participating businesses to receive the benefit or discount. Many of the businesses offering these benefits will be identified by a decal […]



October President’s Message

Hello everyone. I’d like to begin my October message with an advisory for you. The Chamber hopes you will tune in to Cornwall’s Tuesday, October 11 Council meeting to hear a presentation from the Chamber. Director Patrick Larose will summarize the findings from both the Chamber’s Small Business Roundtable and, its on-line survey about the […]



President’s Message  

Hello everyone. My August message focused, in part on the small business roundtable that the Chamber hosted in late June. We followed the Roundtable discussion with an on-line survey emailed to our members. The results will be added to the report we will be submitting to the Ontario Chamber of Commerce. However, in reviewing the […]



Chamber Offers Business Ideas to Combat CRA Scammers

The Cornwall Chamber recently issued a media article about scam artists contacting consumers and claiming they owed money to the Canada Revenue Agency. In the article, the Chamber offered a number of tips should anyone be contacted. Here is another article, this one geared towards Cornwall’s business community that may have concerns about scams aimed […]



Cornwall Chamber: Connecting For Local Business  

Gaining the attention of Ontario’s political leaders is a cornerstone of the Cornwall Chamber’s advocacy strategy. We continue to draw upon the strength of the Chamber Network in order to positively influence the development of our province’s public policy. This is just one example of how the Chamber, through the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, facilitates […]



Social Media Caution While on Vacation  

People on vacation may be unwittingly putting their homes at risk by posting their absences or whereabouts on the internet. A new Allstate Insurance survey found that almost 23% of respondents to a poll carried out in Quebec have posted on their social media accounts that they were away from home. Poll findings also showed […]



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