Sault Ste Marie Chamber Of Commerce

Your Recognized Voice of Business in Sault Ste Marie

News

2019-04-24 : Join us for Take 5 on May 15th, hosted by New North Greenhouses ... read article

2019-04-12 : MEDIA RELEASE - Budget 2019 Strikes Right Balance for Business Community - SSM Chamber ... read article

2019-04-10 : We are now accepting nominations for the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors ... read article

2019-04-04 : MEDIA RELEASE - Key Investments Remain Priority for Business Community Ahead of Budget 2019 ... read article

2019-03-28 : RE-Celebrate International Women's Day 2019 - Watch the Chamber's Women In Business Breakfast online! ... read article

2019-03-20 : MEDIA RELEASE - Budget 2019 puts businesses on the sidelines, misses chance to fix fundamental flaws in our economy: Sault Chamber ... read article

2019-03-12 : Join us on March 28th for our annual Luncheon and Fireside Chat with Mayor Christian Provenzano ... read article

2019-03-08 : Join us on March 21st for Take 5 at the Bushplane Centre, with Workplace Safety North and the Grand Gardens ... read article

2019-02-20 : MEDIA RELEASE - 2019 Ontario Economic Report ... read article

2019-02-11 : Join us on Tuesday, March 5th for a FREE Google Bulletin workshop ... read article

2019-02-11 : SOLD OUT - Friday, March 8th annual Women In Business Breakfast ... read article

2019-02-01 : A letter to Mayor and Council - 2019 Municipal Budget Input Submission ... read article

2019-01-27 : MEDIA RELEASE - Recognizing Local Business Excellence at the Outstanding Business Achievement Awards ... read article

2019-01-21 : Nominations now being accepted for the SSM Chamber of Commerce ATHENA Award ... read article

2019-01-16 : The Chamber congratulates all our Outstanding Business Achievement Award Nominees ... read article

2019-01-08 : Join us at the 2019 WE ARE THE SOO Health and Wellness Expo - Saturday, January 19th ... read article

2018-12-21 : Our Outstanding Business Achievement Awards - Reserve your tickets today for the biggest business awards gala of the year! January 26, 2019 ... read article

2018-12-19 : Click here for our Holiday Office Hours December 21st to January 2nd ... read article

2018-12-05 : Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters Launches Industrie 2030 Ontario ... read article

2018-11-22 : MEDIA RELEASE - Federal Economic Statement Delivers on Several Chamber Recommendations ... read article

2018-11-19 : SSMCOC joins in Joint Letter of Support to the Federal Minister of Transportation for the Huron Central Railway ... read article

2018-11-16 : MEDIA RELEASE - Ontario Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review Focused on Balancing the Budget and Key Priorities ... read article

2018-11-15 : Join us for Take 5 at the Holiday Inn Express on Thursday, December 20th ... read article

2018-11-08 : Nominate a Business for a Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Business Achievement Award. CLICK HERE ... read article

2018-11-02 : The WE ARE THE SOO Expo Series Launches New Partnership between the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce and the Station Mall ... read article

2018-10-29 : Join us for Take 5 at The Festival of Trees with sponsor, RBC Royal Bank on November 15th ... read article

2018-10-24 : MEDIA RELEASE - Ontario Government's move to make province Open for Business is the correct course of action - Chamber ... read article

2018-10-22 : 2017-2018 Annual Report ... read article

2018-10-16 : Join us for Take 5 at Low & Slow with sponsor, Sovereign Communications on October 25th ... read article

2018-10-12 : Act fast! We have a limited number of spots for 2019 SSMCOC Proud Member sponsors ... read article

2018-08-28 : Join us for the 129th Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce AGM on September 26th ... read article

2018-07-03 : Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce SUMMER HOURS - 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday ... read article

2018-06-12 : Join us for the 2018 International Bridge Walk and Bicycle Parade - June 23rd ... read article

2018-05-03 : Join us for Take 5 at the Delta SSM Waterfront Hotel with Millworks Centre for Entrepreneurship ... read article

2018-05-03 : MEDIA RELEASE - Concerns of Business Cannot Be Ignored this Election Campaign: Chambers of Commerce ... read article

2018-04-13 : Join us for Take 5 at Christies RV on Wednesday, May 2nd ... read article

2018-04-06 : Get to Know Your Chamber Event - April 17th ... read article

2018-04-05 : MEDIA RELEASE - Rescind Small Business Tax Increases from 2018 Ontario Budget: Ontario's Chambers ... read article

2018-03-29 : MEDIA RELEASE - Budget does little to alleviate rising input costs or address low business confidence: Chamber ... read article

2018-03-22 : We are now accepting nominations for the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors ... read article

2018-03-13 : MEDIA RELEASE - Sault Ste. Marie, Windsor-Essex Regional, and Hamilton Chambers of Commerce Offer Recommendations to Prime Minister Trudeau to Help Save Steel Jobs ... read article

2018-03-13 : Letter to the Prime Minister, re Steel Tariffs and Recommendations to Save Canadian Steel Jobs ... read article

2018-03-08 : SSMCOC statement on exemption from U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs ... read article

2018-03-06 : MEDIA RELEASE - Pharmacare Must Address Outstanding System Gaps, Maintain High Quality Coverage ... read article

2018-03-01 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chamber Calls on Prime Minister to Directly Address Steel and Aluminum Tariffs ... read article

2018-02-28 : Budget is Big on Spending, Short on Growth, Ill-Prepared for Any Economic Challenges: Chamber ... read article

2018-02-27 : Join us for the BIG SPORT & OUTDOOR SHOW March 10th and 11th ... read article

2018-02-23 : MEDIA RELEASE - Ontario and Canada Must Pursue Bilateral Cooperation with our American Neighbours: Chamber ... read article

2018-02-16 : REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL - Sault Ste Marie Chamber of Commerce 2018/2019 Business Directory ... read article

2018-02-13 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chamber: Business needs to mobilize to put shared prosperity, economic development front-and-centre in provincial election ... read article

2018-02-12 : Join us for the WE ARE THE SOO Home and Renovation Expo - February 23rd and 24th at The Machine Shop ... read article

2018-02-09 : Join us for Take 5 on February 21st at Soo Blaster, sponsored by Soo Blaster and Days Inn & Suites ... read article

2018-02-07 : MEDIA RELEASE - Input Costs Soar as Confidence and Projected Profits Fall: Ontario Economic Report 2018 ... read article

2018-01-30 : Join us March 8 for our Annual Women In Business Breakfast ... read article

2018-01-29 : Nominations now open for the ATHENA Award. Deadline to nominate is Feb 16, 2018 ... read article

2018-01-26 : MEDIA RELEASE - Sault Ste. Marie, four other Chambers partner to urge Government to keep the De Minimis Threshold low ... read article

2018-01-23 : Join us for our Fireside Chat and Luncheon with the Mayor on February 15th ... read article

2018-01-21 : MEDIA RELEASE - Recognizing Local Business Excellence at the Outstanding Business Achievement Awards ... read article

2018-01-15 : MEDIA RELEASE - Further Offset Measures Needed in Upcoming Budget to Keep Ontario Competitive ... read article

2018-01-10 : Join us for the 2018 Health & Wellness Expo on Saturday, January 27th, presented by Bell Let's Talk ... read article

2018-01-08 : 20 Reasons why Sault Ste. Marie is GREAT! ... read article

2017-12-15 : Tickets now available for the Sault's premier business awards gala! The Outstanding Business Achievement Awards ... read article

2017-12-14 : HOLIDAY HOURS OF OPERATION - Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce ... read article

2017-12-12 : MEDIA RELEASE - More than 200 Nominations submitted for the Chamber's 2017 Outstanding Business Achievement Awards ... read article

2017-12-04 : Watch our December 1st Fireside Chat with SSM MPP Ross Romano ... read article

2017-11-30 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chamber President Jason Naccarato to Step Down ... read article

2017-11-24 : Join us for Take 5 on December 20th, hosted and sponsored by the Holiday Inn Express ... read article

2017-11-16 : Northern Chambers write to the Minister of Transport, RE Transport Canada changes to crew member work and rest periods ... read article

2017-11-08 : NOMINATE A BUSINESS TODAY - Nominations for our annual Outstanding Business Achievement Awards are open until November 17th ... read article

2017-11-08 : BUSINESS BEFORE 9 - Join us November 28th for Security Tips & Protecting Your Business ... read article

2017-11-07 : Join us for A Fireside Chat with the Chamber and MPP Ross Romano - Friday December 1st, 2017 ... read article

2017-11-06 : MEDIA RELEASE - Helping Businesses Mitigate the Impact of Bill 148. A Handbook for Ontario's Business Community ... read article

2017-11-01 : An Open Letter to the Premier and the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs, RE Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act ... read article

2017-11-01 : Join us November 16th for Take 5 at the Festival of Trees sponsored by RBC Royal Bank ... read article

2017-10-27 : SCAM ALERT -- Foreign company is representing themselves as a Commercial Register ... read article

2017-10-19 : NOMINATIONS OPEN - We are now accepting nominations for our annual Outstanding Business Achievement Awards. NOMINATIONS EXTENDED UNTIL NOVEMBER 17. ... read article

2017-10-18 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chamber welcomes revised tax reforms and lower small business tax rate but concerns remain ... read article

2017-10-18 : Celebrate the Opening of the Northern Community Centre Hub - November 22nd ... read article

2017-10-11 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chamber releases platform ahead of provincial election ... read article

2017-10-02 : Announcing our upcoming Take 5 schedule. Mark your calendars for these exciting events! ... read article

2017-09-27 : MEDIA RELEASE - Extending Minimum Wage Implementation Will Slash Job Loss Risk by 74% - Economic Analysis ... read article

2017-09-20 : The SSMCOC 2016-2017 Annual Report is now availabe to read ... read article

2017-09-14 : Working Towards Mental Wellness: A toolkit for employers ... read article

2017-08-14 : MEDIA RELEASE - 185,000 Ontario Jobs at Risk from Bill 148: Independent Economic Impact Analysis ... read article

2017-07-25 : MEDIA RELEASE - Stuck in Traffic for 10,000 Years: Canadian Problems that Infrastructure Investment Can Solve ... read article

2017-07-10 : MEDIA RELEASE - Letter to Ontario's Premier- Labour Relations and Employment Standards Changes Too Much, Too Fast ... read article

2017-06-19 : MEDIA RELEASE - Local small businesses may stop hiring, cut staff, according to Chamber survey results ... read article

2017-05-30 : MEDIA RELEASE - Workplace Review Recommendations Place Small Business, the Foundation of the Future of our Youth, Under Assault: Sault Chamber ... read article

2017-05-29 : MEDIA RELEASE - Sault Chamber one of three participating in All-Party Parliamentary Steel Caucus in Ottawa on Wednesday, May 31st ... read article

2017-05-09 : MEDIA RELEASE - With campaign underway, Chamber reminds candidates that business and economy have to be front-and-centre ... read article

2017-04-28 : MEDIA RELEASE - SSMCOC Provincial Budget Response ... read article

2017-04-05 : MEDIA RELEASE - Businesses Need More Support to Limit Cap and Trade Impact ... read article

2017-03-23 : MEDIA RELEASE - Sault Chamber sees influence, opportunity in budget ... read article

2017-03-21 : MEDIA RELEASE - Sault Chamber to Take Steel and Unfair Trade Discussion to Ottawa on Tuesday ... read article

2017-03-07 : 2017 International Women's Day Proclamation ... read article

2017-02-18 : MEDIA RELEASE - Congrats to our Outstanding Business Achievement Award Recipients ... read article

2017-02-16 : MEDIA RELEASE - Pre-Provincial Budget submission ... read article

2017-02-08 : MEDIA RELEASE - Report Forecasts Outlook for Local and Provincial Economy ... read article

2017-02-07 : MEDIA RELEASE - More than 70 Local Businesses and Individuals Nominated for Outstanding Business Achievement Awards ... read article

2017-02-07 : Chamber Discusses Extensive New Sign By-Law at City Council ... read article

2017-02-03 : MEDIA RELEASE - Signage Bylaw - Chamber will ask the City to take a measured approach to the implementation of any new signage regulations ... read article

2017-01-26 : MEDIA RELEASE - Health Sustainability the Most Important Issue for Ontario Voters: Ontario Chamber Survey Results Reveal ... read article

2016-12-20 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chambers from across Ontario call for deferral in Provincial Cap & Trade ... read article

2016-12-02 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chambers Bring Northern Message to Queen's Park ... read article

2016-11-17 : MEDIA RELEASE - Closing the Tourism Gap: Creating a Long-Term Advantage for Ontario ... read article

2016-10-21 : MEDIA RELEASE - Campaign Launches: WE ARE THE SOO! ... read article

2016-10-21 : OP-ED: WE ARE THE SOO! ... read article

2016-10-17 : MEDIA RELEASE - The Success of Small Business Will Determine the Success of Ontario's Economy ... read article

2016-10-11 : MEDIA RELEASE - Why We Need Continuous Improvement at City Hall ... read article

2016-10-06 : MEDIA RELEASE - Time to Ensure the Future Competitiveness of the Provincial Agri-food Sector: Chamber Report ... read article

2016-09-21 : MEDIA RELEASE - Joint Steel Resolution Passes at Meeting of Chambers of Commerce from Across Canada ... read article

2016-08-30 : Letter to the Prime Minister, re: Supporting Canadian Steel During China Visit ... read article

2016-08-30 : MEDIA RELEASE - Three Chambers urge Prime Minister to address Chinese steel dumping and other unfair market practices during China visit ... read article

2016-08-17 : MEDIA RELEASE - Dedicated Innovation Strategy Required to Support, Retain and Grow Our Health Science Sector: SSM Chamber ... read article

2016-08-08 : MEDIA RELEASE - Sault, Hamilton and Windsor-Essex Chambers taking steel resolution to national level ... read article

2016-07-28 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chamber and Ontario Employer Groups Call on Provincial Government to "Keep Ontario Working" ... read article

2016-07-21 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chamber calls on the Provincial Government to push Broadband Strategy into High Speed ... read article

2016-06-30 : Letter to Ontario's Minister of Energy from Northern Ontario's Chambers of Commerce, RE: Cap and Trade ... read article

2016-06-21 : MEDIA RELEASE - Retirement of the ORPP a Positive, but Strong Caution Needed on Federal Pension Reform ... read article

2016-06-20 : Small Business Too Big To Ignore - What's this all about? ... read article

2016-06-01 : MEDIA RELEASE - Leverage the private sector to put patients first ... read article

2016-05-13 : MEDIA RELEASE - Small Business Too Big To Ignore: Sault Chamber ... read article

2016-05-09 : QUICK FACTS: SSM Commercial Property and Industrial Property Tax Rates ... read article

2016-05-09 : VIDEO PRESENTATION - SSMCOC Commercial and Industrial Property Tax Rates Study Findings ... read article

2016-04-27 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chamber Maintains that Development Charges Will Hurt Local Economy, Business and Consumers ... read article

2016-04-21 : MEDIA RELEASE - Too Few Entrepreneurs Able to Scale Up Their Business ... read article

2016-04-06 : Sault Chamber Takes Part in OCC Advocacy Day at Queen's Park ... read article

2016-04-04 : MEDIA RELEASE - Ontario's skills gap widens by 9%: Chamber report points to immigration reform as part of the solution ... read article

2016-03-31 : MEDIA RELEASE - Federal Budget and Bringing Dollars North Dominate Discussion as Chamber Sits Down with Sheehan at Business Breakfast ... read article

2016-03-23 : MEDIA RELEASE - Federal Budget a Mixed Bag - Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce ... read article

2016-03-17 : MEDIA RELEASE - Prioritize Ontario's Economy in the Federal Budget - SSMCOC ... read article

2016-03-16 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chamber Commends City Budget Process But Needs Action ... read article

2016-02-26 : MEDIA RELEASE - Back to Balance In Sight, But Business Community Must Continue to be Part of the Solution: Sault Chamber ... read article

2016-02-25 : MEDIA RELEASE - Sault Chamber Congratulates GM and Long-Time Employee, Shelley Barich on Retirement ... read article

2016-02-19 : MEDIA RELEASE - SSMCOC Sits Down with Mayor, Asks about Taxes, Development Charges, Budget ... read article

2016-02-18 : MEDIA RELEASE - SAULT STE. MARIE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE STANDS UP FOR LOCAL BUSINESS AT QUEENS PARK ... read article

2016-02-08 : MEDIA RELEASE - SSMCOC concerned with preliminary budget report comparisons (Updated) ... read article

2016-02-01 : MEDIA RELEASE - Announcement of Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce New Executive Director ... read article

2016-01-28 : MEDIA RELEASE - Chamber Urges Federal Government to Implement Rebate Plan That Would Spur Tourism Spending ... read article

2016-01-26 : MEDIA RELEASE - OCC and SSMCOC Deliver Landmark Agenda to Grow Economy and Spur Job Creation ... read article