First Annual Georgian Bay Interprofessional Healthcare and Wellness Research Day a grand success!

July 14th, 2016

On Wednesday June 15th 2016, the first annual Georgian Bay Interprofessional Healthcare and Wellness Research Day took place at Collingwood General and Marine Hospital (CGMH). Hosted by the Rural Ontario Medical Program (ROMP), the Town of Collingwood, Georgian College and the Collingwood General an read more

Speaker Series: April 28th, 2016 – The Growing Health and Wellbeing Boom in South Georgian Bay

April 1st, 2016

Two Doctors come to Collingwood to speak about The Growing Health & Wellbeing Boom in South Georgian Bay on April 28 Dr Greg Wells can barely contain his enthusiasm when you ask him about health and wellbeing in Collingwood and the South Georgian Bay area.  “There is a special combination read more

Youth Career Fair April 5th, 2016

March 29th, 2016

Career fair shows students local job options – Tuesday April 5th, 9:00a.m – 3:00p.m. at Collingwood Collegiate Institute More than 900 local students will have the opportunity to connect with potential employers next month. The South Georgian Bay Youth Career Fair takes place at Collingwoo read more

New Regional Job Portal Holds First Virtual Job Fair

February 3rd, 2016

February 4th, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Are you looking for a job? Now you can visit company booths and job postings, apply and interview with live text chat to employers – all right from your home! Free online hiring event for job seekers and employers within Simcoe County and Muskoka. Re read more

David Foot Presentation

October 23rd, 2015

On Thursday, October 1, 2015, several of my classmates and I had the distinct pleasure of attending a lecture by Dr. David Foot, former economics professor with the University of Toronto and bestselling author of Boom, Bust & Echo. I had been expecting a dry presentation about economics that wo read more

Homegrown Hero: Spotlight on Sue Nicholson and Building Business Downtown

May 4th, 2015

This blog post is the 4th installment in a series of pieces celebrating local heroes. They may not wear capes, star in world news, or have a clothing brand named after them, but it’s important to recognize the people who work both behind the scenes and in front of the camera to keep our beautiful, read more

Betty Langford: Helping Business Grow & Living in the Present

April 28th, 2015

Need a loan for your business start-up or expansion? Call Betty Langford, General Manager of the Centre for Business and Economic Development, and co-collaborator at the Business Development Centre.  Betty has been working with the Centre for Business for almost 18 years, and has over 38 years of e read more

Gillian Fairley: “You don’t have to start a business alone”

April 28th, 2015

If you’re looking to start a business, grow your company, or throw around ideas with an experienced and knowledgeable individual, head over the Small Business Enterprise Centre and ask for Gillian Fairley. A Laurier business grad and certified project management professional (PMP), Gillian moved h read more

Martin Rydlo on Business, Skiing, and Living in Collingwood

April 10th, 2015

From Montreal to Toronto, from Holland to New Zealand, Martin Rydlo has lived all over the world and has experienced big cities, small towns, and everything in between. Now, he’s chosen Collingwood as a permanent home for himself and his family. Martin moved to Collingwood in the summer of 2014 read more

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