One of the best things about working at the Oakville Chamber of Commerce is that we get a unique, behind the scenes look at leaders and celebrities. We had the pleasure of such an experience in November 2010 when we … Continue reading

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(Oakville, Ontario) – STRONE, a winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies program in 2013, has requalified in 2014 to maintain its status as a Best Managed company. Established in 1993, Canada’s Best Managed Companies is the country’s leading business awards … Continue reading

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Like many chamber members, I’m a lifelong fan of the Olympics. I was glued to the events of Sochi, gladly swapping sleep for my new favourite sport of biathlon. And like many people, I went into Olympic withdrawal as soon … Continue reading

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Two of Canada’s leading experts were in Oakville on January 30, 2014 to share their thoughts on the economy at the chamber’s annual RBC Economic Outlook breakfast.  RBC Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Craig Wright, along with the C.D. … Continue reading

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“Encouragingly, 85% of respondents say workers with mental health conditions can be just as productive as others if they have the rights supports and services. Perhaps, just a little, we are starting to turn the tide against stigma and discrimination.” … Continue reading

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Oakville, Ont. March 24, 2014 – You have only seven seconds to make a first impression. Learn how to make a great first impression at an Oakville Chamber of Commerce Lunch and Learn on Thursday, April 3 at the Harbour … Continue reading

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During these cold months, it’s common for Canadians to avoid the harsh weather and to spend most days inside the comfort of their home or office. However, for many people the winter months bring about seasonal depression, often called Seasonal … Continue reading

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Dr. Ian Dawe, physician-in-chief of Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences and Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto spoke to an Oakville Chamber of Commerce audience on March 4, 2014 and gave an introduction to the complex issue of … Continue reading

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Oakville, Ont. March 4, 2014 –Oakville businesses will celebrate their success at the 19th Annual Oakville Awards for Business Excellence (OABE) Gala coming up on March 27, 2014 at the Oakville Conference Centre. Presented by the Oakville Chamber of Commerce … Continue reading

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We love to watch the Olympics – the drama and anticipation of who will be awarded a medal, our admiration for all the athletes who have gotten to this elite level and the pride we feel in having them represent … Continue reading

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