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Chamber Recognized by Kids Eat Smart

Posted: October 3, 2019
Chamber Named Bronze Partner! The Placentia Chamber of Commerce was recently recognized by the Kids Eat Smart Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador for its continued support of the foundation. Nickie Shanks, Regional Coordinator for Avalon West, Burin and Vista, visited the Chamber recently to meet with representatives to officially recognize the Chamber as a Kids… View Article Read More

Placentia Bay aims for economic development with industry showcase.

Posted: September 23, 2019
NTV’s Ben Cleary reported from the Placentia Bay Industrial Showcase on Tuesday, September 18, 2019. Placentia Bay aims for economic development with industry showcase: There’s a big difference between the economies of St. John’s and rural Newfoundland. On Thursday, Placentia Bay showcased its industry to fight for a bigger share of the economic pie. NTV’s… View Article Read More

Placentia Area: Massive Opportunity

Posted: September 23, 2019
The OGM’s Tina Olivero attended the Placentia Bay Industrial Showcase in Placentia from September 17-19, 2019. She shared her thoughts, experiences and some of the news from the event in her recent article in The OGM. Read her article, Placentia Area: Massive Opportunity, here. The OGM was a Gold Sponsor of PBIS 2019. The Placentia… View Article Read More

Placentia Chamber of Commerce Announce 2019 Business Excellence Awards!

Posted: September 23, 2019
The Placentia Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards were created to recognize member businesses and organizations, whose achievements or community involvement, have made significant contributions to the economic and social well-being of the region served by the Placentia Chamber of Commerce. Award nominations were reviewed by an independent panel of judges. The 2019 awards were… View Article Read More

NEWS RELEASE – CAPTURE THE MOMENTUM AT PBIS 2019

Posted: September 17, 2019
NEWS RELEASE – CAPTURE THE MOMENTUM AT PBIS 2019 Placentia, NL – September 17, 2019 The Placentia Chamber of Commerce will host its annual conference and trade show event entitled Placentia Bay Industrial Showcase (PBIS 2019) from September 17-19 at Unity Parc Arena, Placentia. Chamber President, Karen Maher, stated, “We are pleased to welcome all… View Article Read More

Media Advisory: Premier Ball to Open the 2019 Placentia Bay Industry Showcase

Posted: September 17, 2019
  The following media advisory was issued by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador: Executive Council – September 17, 2019 Media Advisory: Premier Ball to Open the 2019 Placentia Bay Industry Showcase The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, will speak at the official opening of the Placentia Bay Industry Showcase tomorrow (Wednesday,… View Article Read More

Placentia Chamber of Commerce Launches New Brand at New Location Grand Opening

Posted: August 1, 2019
On July 31, 2019 at the Grand Opening of the new location for the Placentia Chamber of Commerce in the Placentia Mall, our new logo, new image, and brand new website were unveiled. The Placentia Chamber is taking every opportunity to serve our membership in a meaningful and accessible way. Special thanks to the Chamber… View Article Read More

Age Friendly Expo 2019

Posted: July 30, 2019
The Placentia Chamber of Commerce was pleased to present the seventh annual Age Friendly Placentia Expo on Friday, May 31 and Saturday June 1, 2019 at Unity PARC Arena in Placentia. The event aimed to bring youth, seniors and their families together for information exchange and social interaction. The first day of the event featured… View Article Read More