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October 3, 2018

CAPE BRETON PARTNERSHIP RECOGNIZES BUSINESS LEADERS WITH 2018 IMPACT AWARDS

(Sydney, NS) – The Cape Breton Partnership is proud to announce the recipients of the fifth annual Economic Impact Awards. The Awards, sponsored by Atlantic Lottery Corporation and Bear Head LNG, annually recognize individuals and organizations who have demonstrated superior leadership in Cape Breton’s business community. The Partnership will present the Awards during its annual Investor Summit Gala Dinner at the Keltic Lodge at the Highlands on October 4. The 2018 Economic Impact Award recipients, each with long histories of economic and community leadership in Cape Breton, include: The Late Brian Samson, founding-partner of Premium Seafoods Ltd.; The Inverary Resort,… Read more >
September 12, 2018

NEXTGEN LEADERSHIP SOCIETY SEEKING NOMINATIONS FOR FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF CAPE BRETON VITAL AWARDS

(Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia) – The NextGen Leadership Society, in collaboration with the Cape Breton Partnership, is pleased to host the fifth annual Vital Cape Breton Excellence Awards on Friday, November 2, 2018. The Vital Awards are a unique celebration that recognize youth and young professionals between the ages of 16 and 40 who have made significant contributions or impacts to their community, school, or workplace. The Vital Awards also reserve a special category recognizing local employers who show a continued effort to give young people professional work experience and meaningful employment. For the fifth anniversary, the NextGen Leadership… Read more >
September 4, 2018

READY, SET, EXPORT: EXPORT GROWTH SERVICE HOSTING TOWN HALLS ACROSS THE ISLAND

Cape Breton Island, NS – An initiative of the Cape Breton Partnership will be visiting communities across the Island in September and October to speak with businesses about exporting. Round table discussions will be targeted toward businesses looking to begin exporting as well as experienced exporters who want to enter new markets, identifying and discussing what businesses need for support and readiness during the Export Growth Service Town Hall sessions. The Think Export N.O.W. (Navigating Opportunities Worldwide) - Export Growth Service is a two-year pilot program managed by the Cape Breton Partnership with the goal of having more small and… Read more >
August 23, 2018

CBLIP LAUNCHES SURVEYS SURROUNDING NEWCOMER EXPERIENCES

 (Cape Breton Island, NS) – The Cape Breton Local Immigration Partnership (CBLIP) has launched two surveys: one for newcomers born outside of Canada now living in Cape Breton and another for the community at large. The CBLIP is interested in learning more about the settlement experience of newcomers and about community priorities, concerns, and attitudes towards immigration in Cape Breton. “These surveys are going to serve as important tools to guide the CBLIP’s activities and strategies as we move forward,” says Carla Arsenault, President and CEO of the Cape Breton Partnership. “Whether you’re a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, international student,… Read more >
August 9, 2018

CAPE BRETON PARTNERSHIP SEEKS NOMINATIONS FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

(Sydney, NS) – The Cape Breton Partnership is currently seeking nominations from business professionals who are interested in joining their Board of Directors. The Partnership is looking for individuals who are passionate about supporting Cape Breton’s diverse business community and interested in contributing to the future direction of their organization. Nominations will only be accepted from individuals who work for organizations that are Investors with the Cape Breton Partnership. Deadline for nomination submissions is Friday, August 31, 2018. The Cape Breton Partnership brings together people who believe in the power of working together in order to build prosperity in all… Read more >
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