The OBA Awards will be airing Monday September 14th at 4PM.   Tune into Cable14, YourTV (channel 700 on Cogeco) orwww.cable14.com We hope you are able to watch the awards with your team, family or friends to celebrate the very best of the Flamborough business community! Be sure to check out the Digital OBA Awards Program for all your first ever…

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The Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) in collaboration with the Hamilton Technology Centre (HTC) are hosting a  Virtual Webinar on A COVID-19 Marketing Playbook: How to Make Smart Marketing Decisions During Challenging Times on Thursday, July 9, 12 noon-1pm. “You need to pivot!”How many times have you read that during the last 3 months?Is it true? Maybe. Maybe not. What is true is that there is no…

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The Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) in collaboration with the Hamilton Technology Centre (HTC) hosted a Virtual Webinar on Adjusting to the “New” Normal: Workplace Mental Health and COVID-19, on Thursday, May 28, 12 noon-1pm.  In this webinar, Sarah Jenner shared some of the tools, strategies, and approaches you can use to support yourself, your staff, and your workplace as we all begin…

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Every year, the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) honours and celebrates the very best in corporate excellence and community service at its Outstanding Business Achievement (OBA) awards gala. OBA Award Gala POSTPONED As a result of the continued COVID-19 situation, The Flamborough Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Business Achievement Awards that were to take place on June 8,…

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A wholesale revamping of Ontario’s labour laws – which includes raising the minimum wage to $14 on January 1, 2018 and $15 on January 1, 2019 – is sending shock waves throughout the province’s business community. The Keep Ontario Working Coalition (KOWC) – which includes the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) as a member –…

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Last week, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce (CCC) released Ten Ways to Build a Canada that Wins – a list of 10 opportunities Canada can seize right now to regain its competitiveness, improve its productivity and grow its economy. The CCC also outlined specific recommendations to advocate throughout the year. This is a change from…

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LA BAMBA There is a saying that goes something like this: “There are those who wait for things to happen … and there are those who make things happen,” If the saying has any merit, then certainly Brooke and Geoff Kulawick of True North Records in downtown Waterdown fall into the latter category. After launching…

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Next Wednesday – January 16 – could go down as one of the most important in the history of Flamborough (second only to amalgamation, of course). And it will be one of the busiest ever for the FCC!! Super Wednesday starts with a morning meeting where Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale MPP Ted McMeekin – the Minister of Agriculture, Food…

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Just as the FCC is the ‘Voice of Business’ for Flamborough companies in the local political arena, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce (CCC) and the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) speak out and act on behalf of FCC members in the federal and provincial arenas. Did you know that your membership in the FCC also…

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Not be be outdone, the OCC recently released a report (A Federal Agenda for Ontario) which “makes 14 recommendations that, if implemented, would allow Ontario to retain and build on its competitiveness in the global economy.” The report also claims that “at its core, the recommendations provide direction to the federal government on the role…

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