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TradeCert Canada

        Save Time. Go Online. Get your certificate of origin today! In partnership with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce  is pleased to offer the services of TradeCert Canada – a simple, secure and timesaving solution to certificates of origin. TradeCert Canada Benefits: User-friendly TradeCert Canada’s interface is […]



Nomination for the 2019 Business Excellence Awards & Citizen of the Year

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31st Annual Business Excellence Awards and 46th Citizen of the Year Banquet

What it’s all about The Cornwall Chamber of Commerce is the voice of business for the City’s professional business sectors and an advocate on matters impacting those sectors and the community at large. Its mandate is to foster the economic growth and prosperity of Cornwall and the surrounding region. The Business Excellence Awards recognizes and […]



Tri Chamber Holiday Mixer

Join us for a holiday themed, networking event and the unveling of the Tri-Chamber Alliance Promotional Video. The event will be held at Boston Pizza, Brookdale Avenue on December 13, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Click here for link  



President’s Message

I’d like to begin with an update on the provincial government’s Bill 148, as some of you may be aware. Your Chamber’s efforts have paid off as through Bill 47, the government has repealed many parts of the original Bill, one that could have had a significant impact on business and in particular, the small […]



Shop local this holiday season

Shopping local this holiday season benefits the Cornwall economy in a variety of ways that stretch beyond the bottom line for area businesses. The 2018 Shop Local campaign launched today by the Cornwall Economic Development Department, Cornwall and Area Chamber of Commerce, as well as the Downtown and Le Village Business Improvement Areas (BIAs), highlights […]



Gerry Benson

The Chamber is deeply saddened with the news that prominent Cornwall business professional and Philanthropist, Gerry Benson, has died. Mr. Benson made a significant mark in Cornwall, both as the President of the Benson Group and through his amazing generosity in both time and financial support of many community initiatives. He spearheaded many community projects […]



Address Workforce Talent Shortage says OCC

The Cornwall Chamber of Commerce has heard from area businesses who report having difficulty finding employees with the skills and commitment to do the job. The Chamber has now learned that its Ontario counterpart is calling on all political parties to take action. In fact, it will be a key topic at the OCC’s upcoming […]



Mentally Healthy Workplaces

Mental health is becoming an alarming issue in the workplace and in communities across Canada. Your Chamber offers this backgrounder on the issue and can provide you with links to a number of resources. One in five Canadians will experience a mental health problem or illness every year, that’s more than seven million people. And, […]



Marijuana in the Workplace – It could impact your business

Legalized marijuana has the potential to be both significant and alarming for the Cornwall area’s business sector. Top concerns surrounding the impact of marijuana the workplace include: employees operating motorized equipment, disciplinary procedures, decreased work performance, and attendance. Ask yourself: • How will my employees be able to carry out their jobs? • Will their […]



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