Cape Breton Partnership and Strait Area Chamber to host Wage Subsidy webinar sessionMay 6, 2020

The Cape Breton Partnership and Strait Area Chamber of Commerce are partnering to offer a free webinar on navigating the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) featuring Grant Thornton. The webinar will be held Friday, May 8, 2020, over Zoom.

This webinar will provide details and updates on the CEWS which officially launched on April 27, as well as information that businesses should know before making a decision on applying and when.

Webinar details are below:

  • Topic: Navigating the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy
  • Subject matter experts:
    • Rob Wadden, CPA, CA, Grant Thornton
    • Patrick Lahey, CPA, CA, Grant Thornton
  • Date: Friday, May 8, 2020
  • Time: 10 a.m.
  • Registration:

The session will be capped at 100 participants, however, the webinar will be recorded and shared on the Cape Breton Partnership and Strait Area Chamber of Commerce websites and social media channels to ensure the information is accessible.

For more information on this webinar, please contact the organizers at


Media Contact:
Jeremy Martell
Cape Breton Partnership

About the Cape Breton Partnership:
The Cape Breton Partnership is Unama’ki – Cape Breton’s private sector-led economic development organization that supports companies and entrepreneurs by promoting our island as a great place to live and invest; growing a culture that values and celebrates creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship; and connecting entrepreneurs and companies to the resources they need to succeed. For more information, visit

About the Strait Area Chamber of Commerce:
The Strait Area Chamber of Commerce is a business development organization that promotes, improves, and protects trade and commerce in the Strait Area. The Chamber works with the business community to build a stronger economy and a better community by providing access to benefits for members including networking, learning, visibility, advocacy, and of course, discounts to save you money. For more information, visit