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Chamber offering outreach

The new business outreach officer for the Pictou County Chamber of Commerce hopes to better the community. Jake Chisholm, who has previously worked for the Town of New Glasgow and small businesses throughout the county, recently took on the role and hopes to hear from people in the business community about how the chamber can […]

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Local Chamber salutes entrepreneur awards

NEW GLASGOW — The owner of a private sale real estate company says she’s elated with the award she has received. Mallory Whitty, owner of the local PropertyGuys.com franchise, took home four awards that include top honours as the company’s 2017 franchise of the year on February 3 at its gala and national franchise conference […]

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Chamber hosts businesses for tax change session

A lot of concern was expressed last Thursday morning when the Pictou County Chamber of Commerce hosted a breakfast to review proposed tax changes and how they will affect business owners. Nathan MacLeod, senior manager with Grant Thorton, spoke to the chamber members and others who attended the event, held at Summer Street Industries, how the new […]

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Stashbelt owners share success at Chamber awards

PICTOU – Entertainment provided by two award winners and a lifetime achievement award presentation highlighted the Pictou County Chamber of Commerce’s 25th annual business achievement awards presentations last Wednesday at the deCoste Centre. Jeff Davis and Seth Rozee, co-owners of Stashbelt which received the Barrie MacMillan entrepreneur of the year award, shared a three-year history […]

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Chamber awards mark milestone

Honouring achievement and excellence is appropriate and welcome. The Pictou County Chamber of Commerce celebrated 25 years of honouring success in the business community during its achievement awards gala last Wednesday at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre. Businesses large and small, with domestic and export sales, and an emphasis on innovation were highlighted over the […]

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