Eastern P.E.I. Chamber Of Commerce Presents… H/T TG

Jarret O'Rourke, front row, second right, representing sponsor Provincial Credit Union, presents the Eastern P.E.I. Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Award to Bakers Corner Express PetroCanada and Robin's Donuts. From left, Gillian MacRae, Natalie Jordan,...

Summerside Is About To Get A New Store Like The Town… H/T TG

Couple opening store selling glass pieces for legal herbs and medical marijuana. “I use it for my anxiety and PTSD. And since starting it, I’ve been functioning a lot better,” explained Patey. The “it” is medicinal...

Tourism In Cape Breton Is Already Heating Up… H/T CBC

Snow is in the air and ice on the beaches, but accommodation bookings are already up. Cape Breton tourism operators say they're seeing a bump in numbers for 2017 — even better than last year's great numbers.

Fredericton’s Turret Psychoanalytics Bringing… H/T TH

FREDERICTON – A New Brunswick startup is launching its technology across the Atlantic this week at a global business event. Fredericton-based Turret Psychoanalytics, a company that uses big data and artificial intelligence (AI) to create customer...

Charlottetown Employers Forecast ‘Hopeful’ Hiring… H/T TG

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. – Charlottetown-area employers expect a positive hiring climate for the second quarter of 2017, according to the ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey. The survey data shows 17 per cent of employers plan to hire...

Firm Develops Cement For Broken Bones: H/T TCH

What’s striking about interviewing Caitlin Pierlot today is just how much she has grown as an entrepreneur in 18 months. Pierlot is the co-founder and CEO of Covina Biomedical, a Halifax company that is developing...

Businesses Launch Saint John Stock (Footage) Exchange: H/T TH

SAINT JOHN– Two Saint John businesses have created a way for business and non-profits to access quality footage of Saint John for marketing purposes while simultaneously helping a good cause. Hemming House Pictures and ICS Creative...

Metal Warehouse Opens In Burnside Business Park: H/T TCH

Giant Ontario-based metal distributor Metal Supermarkets is taking on another local shop in the Burnside Industrial Park, Metals ‘R’ Us, by opening a new franchise location on MacDonald Avenue. Serial entrepreneur Rob Lough, who also...

Fredericton Maker Of “World’s Most Dangerous Dress Shirts”… H/T TH

FREDERICTON– New Brunswick entrepreneur Jeff Alpaugh, founder of Jeff Alpaugh Custom and self-proclaimed maker of the “world’s most dangerous dress shirt,” is heading to CBC’s Dragons’ Den next month. After an audition earlier in March in front of...

I Think I’ve Got A Digital Start-Up Business Plan: H/T TG

Canada has been named the best G20 country for providing digital businesses with access to financing. Where will your investment dollars come from? That is the first big question. The good news is that Canada...

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