Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce Honours Ten Local Businesses and Entrepreneurs at the 24th Annual Bell Business Excellence Awards

GREATER SUDBURY, September 16, 2021 – The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce honoured ten of Greater Sudbury’s outstanding entrepreneurs and businesses on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at its 24th annual Bell Business Excellence Awards gala. The business community came together in a sold-out crowd of about 250 to celebrate the award finalists and recipients.  For…

Ontario Releases Guidance to Support Proof of Vaccination Policy

Today, the province released the regulations and guidance for businesses and organizations to implement proof of vaccination requirements taking effect on September 22, 2021. The regulations can be accessed here and the guidance can be accessed here. Ontarians can print or download their vaccination receipt from the provincial booking portal here. Those who need support obtaining a copy of their…

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to host 24th annual Bell Business Excellence Awards on September 16, 2021

GREATER SUDBURY, September 10, 2021 – Join the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, September 16, 2021 from 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM as it hosts its 24th annual Bell Business Excellence Awards. For the past 24 years, the Chamber has hosted the Bell Business Excellence Awards as an opportunity to not only acknowledge the contributions…

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to honour Alan Arkilander, Past President, with Life Membership Award

GREATER SUDBURY, September 09, 2021 – The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce is honouring Alan Arkilander, Past President, with a Life Membership Award at its 126th Annual General Meeting this evening, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the chamber and the community. Alan Arkilander was called to the Bar in 1978.  His practice focused on…

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to host 126th Annual General Meeting with Peter Xavier, Vice President, Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations, presented by Levert

Media Advisory GREATER SUDBURY, September 03, 2021 – Join the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce at their 126th Annual General Meeting (AGM) with Peter Xavier on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at Bryston’s On the Park from 5:00 PM – 9:.00 PM, presented by Levert. Peter Xavier, Vice President, Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations, A Glencore Company…

COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit Extended

Today, the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development announced that the paid infectious disease emergency leave under the COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit has been extended until December 31, 2021. It was originally set to end on September 25, 2021. The COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit was originally announced on April 29, 2021 and includes:…

Medical Officer of Health Strongly Recommending to Develop and Implement Workplace COVID-19 Vaccination Policies

Dr. Penny Sutcliffe, Medical Officer of Health with Public Health Sudbury & Districts, is strongly recommending that employers put vaccination policies in place to protect their employees and the public from COVID-19. To support workplaces in adopting this recommendation, Public Health is distributing its Workplace Vaccine Policy Toolkit to all area employers and persons responsible for businesses…

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to host Sudbury Riding and Nickel Belt Riding Election Candidates for Fireside Chat

GREATER SUDBURY, August 24, 2021 – The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce has a long history of hosting forums for candidates for political office to share their platforms and positions, specifically on issues related to the business community and how to improve the economic viability of our area. The chamber will continue the tradition this year…

Province Makes COVID-19 Vaccination Policies Mandatory for High-Risk Settings.

Today, the province announced that it is making COVID-19 vaccination policies mandatory in high-risk settings, pausing the province’s exit from the Roadmap to Reopen and providing third doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to vulnerable populations. The province is also expanding eligibility for the Pfizer vaccine to children born in 2009 or earlier. The Chief Medical Officer of Health…