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SEPTEMBER 2016 NEWSLETTER
2-FOR-1 | Atlantic Canada's Premiere Entrepreneurial Awards Events
With a mission to become the 'Entrepreneurial Capital of Canada', we are thrilled to be host city for both the regional Startup Canada Awards and Progress Media's Progress 101 Awards & Summit. This is the first time Fredericton has hosted both events, so please join us and show your support for our local recipients/entrepreneurs...Read More

Progress 101 will showcase Atlantic Canada's most innovative, top performing companies dominating their sectors, creating jobs, and setting the stage for growth! During the day, the public is invited to take part in programming focused on helping the economy grow and prosper followed by the highly anticipated awards and business rankings of Atlantic Canada's Top 101 companies...Register

The Startup Canada Awards are an annual event that celebrates outstanding achievement in advancing Canadian entrepreneurship, with ceremonies hosted across the country. Join us in an East Coast celebration of our vibrant startup
culture, and to honour those advancing entrepreneurship in Canada...Register
STARTUP CANADA AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED...
Fredericton takes home 4 out of 11 Startup Canada Awards for 2016...Read More
 
BUSINESS PROFILE SERIES
Sisson Mine 
Chris Zahovskis & Greg Davidson
Not many people can rely on the promise of a high-paying, 27-year career. But for a lucky few hundred, they could be travelling roughly 100 km Northwest of Fredericton to a site with the potential to hold a world-class mine...Read More
NEWS
Business Excellence Award Winners are...
The Fredericton Chamber of Commerce has announced the finalists for its 2016 Business Excellence Awards, which recognize outstanding business achievement and community involvement within the local business community....Read More
Fredericton Highlighted in Best of East
Planet Hatch has been
recognized as the "Best Office So Cool, When You Walk In You Want to Join the Team" award in Progress Media's Best of the East 2016 Showcase of Atlantic Canada's Finest, page 52. Fredericton receives recognition on multiple levels throughout the section...Read More
EVENTS
IDEA Lab
September 7

Hash out your game-changing idea with seasoned entrepreneur and author Rivers Corbett amongst like-minded individuals. Register
Breakfast with Minister Rogers
September 7

The Fredericton Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club of Hanwell and the Sunrise Rotary Club will host Cathy Rogers, Minister of Finance, for a breakfast to discuss NB's Economic Growth Plan. Register
HIVE Cohort Meet & Greet
September 8

With a new cohort starting in September we will be hosting a networking event to welcome our new mentees to the community stakeholders, partners and mentorsRegister
Startup Visa Webinar
September 8

This unique program will work to attract the brightest entrepreneurs to Canada and give them certain opportunities to launch, promote, and grow their business. Join us for a free info session. Register
 IT Showcase
September 16

The Crowne Plaze will be host to the 2nd Annual IT Showcase where some of the leading vendors in the IT sector like Microsoft, HP and Buffalo will display their products and solutions. Admittance to this trade show is free. Check out what's new in the IT world. Learn More
Export Igniter Info Session
September 23

Export Igniter is the first program of its kind in Canada. During the program participating companies will receive comprehensive programming, services, mentorship and resources to assist them in developing a market entry strategy for in-market success. Register
Using Social Media for Your Business
September 28

This Chamber Lunch & Learn Webinar Series will show you how tools like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter can help you on your journey to business success. Register
#IChooseFredericton Networking Social
September 29

From volunteer work to permanent employment, Choose Fredericton invites local businesses to share current and future career opportunities locally. Register
 
JOB FLASH
Atelka
Multiple Positions Open 
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For more employment opportunities in the Fredericton 
Region, visit our Job Flash page.
NATURAL RESOURCES PORTAL
Energy East focus of job creation debate amongst PC leadership candidates
During a forum for Tory leadership candidates yesterday in Saint John, the discussion turned to job creation, and what the next premier should do to support job creation in NB. Former Saint John mayor Mel Norton responded with strong comments of support for the pipeline, stating that “all we’re looking to do is develop our economy and have an opportunity to do that”...Read More
POPULATION GROWTH STATION
Call to Businesses for #IChooseFredericton Networking Social!
This event will allow you to discover human capital and skilled talent from six different educational institutions by interacting/networking with post-secondary education students in a comfortable setting.

Create awareness of your business or organization, discuss future career opportunities (including student jobs, internships, and volunteer placements) and who knows, you might even find your next rock star...Register or for more information, contact Ben Palmer.
STARTUP CORNER
Working Hours: September 7
Grab an office space for the day, on us Register
Office Hours: September 7
Meet with mentors eager to help you take your business to the next level. Register
#startupeast Harvest Pre-Party: September 15
Join us at Planet Hatch for a few drinks with local entrepreneurs and seize a great learning and networking opportunity! Register

 
CULTURE HUB
Call for Submissions
Glencross Gallery
Submissions are open until Thursday, Sept. 15 at 4 p.m. EST. for 2017 Glencross Gallery exhibits at the Charlotte Street Arts Centre. To find out more about how to submit and application requirements, visit the Charlotte Street Arts Centre website here.


 
Harvest Volunteer Request
September 13th - 18th
Fredericton comes alive with people, music and more. You could be at the centre of the excitement as one of the many volunteers who make the Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival a success each year. Interested in learning more? Contact Josh Steeves
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