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Today we begin with a series called MEET THE BOARD. This will give you some idea of the depth of experience, knowledge and energy that the current Board of Directors bring to the table. Today we will start with Jim Brown our sitting President.

Jim Brown

Jim Brown is currently the General Manager of Staples in Cookville, NS. Jim has 20 years of retail experience through his work with Staples, Hudson's Bay and Zellers. Throughout that time Jim has had the opportunity to work and discover many of the communities throughout our province, and has gained a respect for the vibrancy of small town Nova Scotia. Jim has served on the board of multiple community organizations, most recently Events Lunenburg County and his current role as President of the Bridgewater Area Chamber of commerce. Prior to his work in Retail Jim studied Computing Science at Saint Mary's University.

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Mayors Town Hall event

Please join us on February 13 2019 as the Bridgewater and Area Chamber of Commerce hosts Mayor David Mitchell of the Town of Bridgewater and Mayor Carolyn Bolivar-Getson of the Municipality District of Lunenburg, for a Town Hall meeting.

Each Mayor will provide an overview of 2018 and their goals for the upcoming year.

The event will take place at the Best Western Plus Hotel and Convention Centre Cookville 7:30am-9:30am

Registration begins at 7:30am with a breakfast buffet to follow

Please RSVP your attendance no later that Monday Februray 11 2019 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Chamber Members $15.00
Non Chamber Members $20.00

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsor for this event: Bucks Home Building Centre


2018 Holiday Storefront Winner

Thank you to all the Chamber Members who submitted their decorated storefront photos. Clearly they are all embracing the Holiday spirit.

This year's winner is Bucks Home Building Centre. Congratulations to Ryan Buck and the staff for decorating their window and store entrance.

We have attached a collage of their submission.

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Play to Win with the Toonie Toss Run

With our first winner of the Toonie Toss Run we wanted to let everyone know where you can play to win

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Toonie Toss Launch

Join the Bridgewater and Aea Chamber of Commerce and the Bridgewater Lions Club on Saturday November 24th at the Bridgewater Mall for the launch of the Toonie Toss Run.


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Chamber Chat Extended Presentation November 02 2018

Dwayne MacLeod
Community Innovation Lead
Nova Scotia Community College

Provided an overview of the services that the NSCC can provide to the local business community about ways NSCC can serve their needs through:

• Training
• Con Ed
• Applied Research
• Work integrated learning
• Apprenticeship
• Foundation

Access his presentation via this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zAM-W936no&feature=youtu.be


Chamber Chat with Antares Computers

During our August 03 2018 Board Meeting, Berhold Halm of Antares Computers took advantage of our Chamber Chat to talk about his business. Click on the link to hear his story.





Effective immediately the Chamber email has changed. Please update your records to reflect the new email address

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