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25th Annual Golf Tournament - Photos
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
The Chamber's 25th Annual Golf Tournament was a great success, with more on course contests than ever before. Bear Creek Golf Course was fantastic yet again, and everybody that came out a enjoy ..
BBN - Sunny Side Up - Photos
Monday, July 25, 2011
Donna Douglas was our BBN speaker in June, giving an interesting presentation about her recent experience with copyright infringement. Donna had spent 8 years developing the Go Venture division of ..
Networking@Noon - Pay Less Taxes - Photos
Saturday, July 23, 2011
Robert Johnston from Investors Group spoke at our May Networking@Noon event, and he reminded attendees that a financial plan is not just an investment portfolio; it's a goal-based risk-adjusted pl ..
BA5 - Monte Carlo Inn - Barrie Suites - Photos
Friday, July 22, 2011
Monte Carlo Inn - Barrie Suites was our host for May's BA5, and they did an excellent job of showcasing their hospitality. With delicious food and a great networking atmosphere, we're sure our mem ..
BBN - 5 Website Mistakes that can Torpedo Your Business - Photos
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Scott Gingrich of Piggybank Technology was our May BBN speaker, and he gave a very informative presentation about easily made website mistakes that can have a huge impact on a business. Domain  ..
Networking@Noon - Efficient Management of Taxation - Photos
Monday, May 16, 2011
Wayne Dennis & Jacques Boulet from J C Mitchell Insurance Group Inc. were the speakers at our April Networking@Noon event, outlining a variety of taxation strategies and dispelling some taxati ..
BA5 Spring Tradeshow 2011 - Photos
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
In April, the Greater Barrie Chamber of Commerce hosted its Spring Tradeshow at Fendley Hall on Bryne Drive in Barrie. Exhibitors set up their displays and welcomed attendees to browse; the crowd  ..
BBN - Cutting Edge Web Video - Photos
Tuesday, May 03, 2011
Larry Hurd from Manic Media was our BBN speaker in April, speaking about the best way of including video in your marketing and social media planning. From testimonials to how-to videos, Larry note ..
Barrie Business Progress Breakfast - Photos
Friday, April 29, 2011
When Mayor Jeff Lehman spoke to a large crowd of business people in early April, he started out his presentation by telling the story of Israel's economic miracle. Israel has beaten the odds to be ..
Networking@Noon - Advertising - Photos
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Jeff Burnett & Jason Nagel from Avenue A were our March Networking@Noon speakers, and they couldn't emphasize enough how important it is to plan your advertising; you need to know where you're ..
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