Ottawa Chamber of Commerce
Some 675 people attend annual awards dinner at Hilton Lac Leamy
Voter turnout was low, with only 10 per cent of the two organizations' members casting a ballot.
Ottawa is gaining economic momentum, Mischa Kaplan says, but the city is also facing challenges that cry out for greater co-operation among its three main business advocacy organizations
Group is currently focused on five main city-building priorities, with the redevelopment of LeBreton Flats chief among them.
A formal merger is anticipated July 1 after members vote on the proposal next month.
With or without Orléans on board, the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce and West Ottawa Board of Trade are poised to deepen their ties.
Municipal councillor disagrees with suggestion that the city has neglected Orléans.
For the past 160 years, the Chamber has been one of the most active and vocal groups participating in the commercial evolution and transformation of our region.
While most of the talk of 2017 anniversaries in Ottawa has been around Canada 150, a local business organization has a decade on the competition.
Three of the city’s largest business organizations have joined a campaign seeking to pre-emptively scuttle changes to the province’s labour laws.