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Our annual Business Awards of Excellence are a way of recognizing the amazing contributions of Chamber Members to our community.

Although we hold the Gala in early April every year, the event actually kicks off in the late fall of each year with the opening of Awards Nominations.  After nominations close on December 31 and we’ve received confirmations from our nominees, a panel of objective judges from among our Membership spends weeks scrutinizing and weighing the information in the nomination packages.  The winners are kept secret until the Gala event, when our Members get together to celebrate the excellence and success of their peers and inspire one another by example.

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More Details on Emergency Wage Subsidy

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Municipal Measures

Municipal Measures

The City of Thunder Bay approved a number of new measures to assist businesses during this pandemic

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New Federal Business Supports

New Federal Business Supports

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Ontario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID‑19

Ontario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID‑19

Ontario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID‑19 outlines the first steps in the Province’s plan to tackle the COVID‑19 outbreak. The action plan will provide $3.3 billion in additional health care resources, $3.7 billion to support people and jobs, and measures that...

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Video: Hydro Reductions, City Supports, Essential Businesses

Video: Hydro Reductions, City Supports, Essential Businesses

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