Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 11:15 AM
Local businesses are invited to hear first-hand how Georgian College and Lakehead University can assist in moving their enterprises forward during the Third Annual Business2 Innovation event being hosted at the main Lakehead University campus on Thursday, May 16. Presentations on research and innovation projects currently under way in the community will be delivered and information will also be provided to let business know where to turn for assistance.
For details, see the attached poster
Posted on Monday, April 15, 2013 09:15 AM
Golf Season is almost upon us!
The Orillia Manufacturers Association (OMA) invites you and your colleagues to join us at our annual 18-hole Golf Tournament being held on Thursday, June 13th at the Bonaire Golf Club in Coldwater.
This tournament is a great opportunity to network with business associates and friends, enjoy the outdoors, some fun golf and a fabulous steak dinner.
For those who have participated in previous years you will notice a small but important change – the OMA, after consulting with...
Posted on Tuesday, April 09, 2013 06:30 AM
In this year’s Progress 2013 publication, the Orillia Packet and Times highlights some of the progress being made on various fronts in and around Orillia.
The City has already had success with its moratorium on industrial development charges and this year will start marketing its fully-serviced employment lands in west Orillia.
It will also be a year of renewal for the City’s three key cultural assets: the Leacock Museum, the Orillia Opera House and the Orillia Museum of Art and History.
In the private...
Posted on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 05:00 AM
Orillia Packet and Times
Last week was a good one for business in Orillia. Two events in particular generated significant economic spinoff in the city.
Let’s start with the Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations (OFSAA) girls’ high-school hockey tournament held Monday to Thursday at Rotary Place, Brian Orser Arena, the Coldwater Community Centre and the Rama MASK.
Besides the competitive and entertaining levels of hockey the tournament brought to Orillia, it also brought 32 schools from...