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October 22, 2021

Symposium to Explore Innovative Approaches to Employment Set for November 25

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cape Breton Island, NS – Navigate Startup House is collaborating with the Cape Breton Partnership to present the Employment Innovation Symposium For Employers & Managers, to take place November 25 at the Holiday Inn Sydney from 9 am – 12:30 pm. The Symposium will feature presentations and discussion on a number of topics focused on approaches to finding, inspiring, and keeping the employees that workplaces need to be successful in a post COVID-19 economy. The event will be highlighted with a keynote presentation by author, speaker, seminar leader and corporate trainer Eddie LeMoine. Through this keynote presentation and more, event… Read more >
October 19, 2021

Vital Cape Breton – Unamaki Excellence Awards to be handed out December 3

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cape Breton Island, NS – NextGen Cape Breton - Unama’ki and the Cape Breton Partnership are seeking nominations for their eighth annual Vital Cape Breton - Unama’ki Excellence Awards, to be presented on December 3, 2021, at the Port of Sydney’s Royal Cape Breton Room. The Vital Awards annually recognize youth and young professionals across Cape Breton Island between the ages of 16 and 40 who have made significant contributions, or impacts to their community, school or workplace, as well as the employers who support them. “We’re so excited to be hosting the 2021 Vital Awards in-person… Read more >
September 9, 2021

2021 Safety First in Cape Breton Award Recipients presented awards in-person

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *Please note, photos follow on page 2. (Richmond County, NS) – The Cape Breton Partnership, together with our partners at the Nova Scotia Department of Labour, Skills and Immigration, and the Workers’ Compensation Board of Nova Scotia was pleased to recognize two industry recipients of the eighth annual Safety First in Cape Breton Awards at two small in-person ceremonies which took place in late August. The Safety First in Cape Breton Committee is pleased to offer its congratulations to Landry Brothers Limited in Louisdale who took home the Small Business Trailblazer Award, and to WINMAR Cape Breton in Lennox Passage… Read more >
September 7, 2021

Cape Breton Partnership seeks nominations for Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cape Breton Island, NS -The Cape Breton Partnership is seeking nominations for its Board of Directors. Nominations will be accepted until Monday, September 20, 2021 at 4 p.m.  To apply, visit https://bit.ly/CBPartnership-Board-Nomination-2021. The Cape Breton Partnership is Cape Breton - Unama’ki’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. Central to its governance is a skills-based Board of Directors that… Read more >
August 10, 2021

Applications Now Open for Cape Breton Farmers’ Market “Pop-up Bistro”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sydney, NS – The Cape Breton Partnership, together with the Cape Breton Farmers’ Market, is excited to introduce the “Pop-up Bistro”, a new initiative that will offer food and beverage vendors the opportunity to participate in the weekly Saturday Market’s food-court area and make their tasty creations available to market-goers. “We are excited to partner on this initiative and give local vendors in the food and beverage industry a chance to connect with their community, while promoting and marketing their business in a new and different way,” said Carla Arsenault, President & CEO of the Cape Breton… Read more >
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