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    Thursday, October 15, 2020
    LONDON, ON -- Oct. 15, 2020 -- In their final year as independent companies before an already-announced merger, top London technology firms Northern Commerce and Digital Echidna both find themselves on Canadian Business and Maclean’s magazine’s key growth lists published today.  Digital Echidna makes its fourth consecutive appearance on the Growth List ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing ...read more
    Thursday, October 15, 2020
    The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) and the London Chamber of Commerce announced it is using its convening power to contribute to the efforts to address the equity gap in business with the Business Diversity Economic Expo as part of its virtual 2020 Ontario Economic Series. Happening on October 22, October 28 and November 17, 2020, the business to business virtual trade show and networking event ...read more
    Thursday, October 15, 2020
    Businesses struggling to survive under the impacts of COVID 19 could be faced with 30 percent increases to natural gas costs alone if the federal government moves ahead with the new proposed Clean Fuel Standard.  As many businesses in London and across the country contemplate their ability to withstand any more economic blows on top of what COVID 19 has levied on their bottom lines and their ...read more
    Wednesday, September 30, 2020
    On Tuesday, September 29th, delegates from Chambers across the province met virtually to debate 39 policy resolutions that had been drafted by member chambers. The event which was originally set to be held in Timmins – and in person – this past May was sidelined due to the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent social distancing measures. As has been its custom for many years, the London Chamber of ...read more
    Thursday, September 24, 2020
    2020 was a very different year for the London Business Achievement Awards. The gala which normally takes place in March and attracts over 1200 attendees was sidelined by the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown.  Nevertheless, the hard work of our finalists had already been done and as the province began to open back up, we just had to recognize their achievements. On September 23rd, the Chamber hosted ...read more
    Wednesday, September 23, 2020
    Northern Commerce is thrilled to announce their newest Northern Cares charitable partnership with Habitat for Humanity Heartland Ontario. The partnership includes a donation of $150,000 worth of digital services to support the growth of Habitat for Humanity in their mission to empower families through affordable homeownership. Northern Cares is an extension of the Northern brand and provides a ...read more
    Wednesday, September 23, 2020
    LONDON, ON – Start.ca has unveiled new installations at the London International Airport (LIA). Created in collaboration with area partners, the installations feature materials and symbols local to the Forest City. The installations were designed to facilitate connection and demonstrate appreciation and pride for London, Ontario to travellers, whether they are residents of the city or visiting ...read more
    Tuesday, September 22, 2020
    “The London Chamber of Commerce extends its sincere congratulations to former employee, Kadie Ward on her recent appointment to Ontario Pay Equity Commissioner”  Ms. Ward is a seasoned executive whose career to date has been characterized by successful collaboration across public, private and civil society organizations to design and deliver inclusive economic growth strategies that engage ...read more