Together with our Community Partners and our Guest Speakers representing L&S Food Corp (Carp, ON), Griffith Laboratories (Toronto, ON), Karma Candy (Hamilton, ON) and Bonduelle Foods (Tecumseh, ON), we invite you to participate in our EMC Food Sector SIG Networking Events on “Building and Strengthening Industry Partnerships”!
Our next very, very special Food Sector SIG Networking Events are taking place from October 26th through 30th, 2009 in Cornwall, Napanee, Richmond Hill, Woodstock and Chatham respectively!
We are extremely honoured to have a number of Community Partners participating sharing information on their organizations along with four very special Guest Speakers from Manufacturing - Tom Lam, President, L&S Food Corp. (Carp, ON), Dave Jagdeo, Operations Manager, Griffith Laboratories (Toronto, ON), Greg Merlihan, General Manager, Karma Candy (Hamilton, ON) and Art Williams, HR Manager, Bonduelle Foods (Tecumseh, ON).
OMAFRA, Economic Development, MEDT (Ministry of Economic Development and Trade), Community Futures, NRC-IRAP, Export Development Canada, SR&ED, ECNG Energy, 360 Energy Inc., SOBIN and representatives from Loyalist, Durham or Mohawk Colleges (depending on the Region) have offered to share information on the programs and opportunities that may aid in your business growth and development. Networking opportunities to meet the speakers and to learn more about topics presented will be provided - don't forget your business cards!
These special Events are open to all Food and Beverage Manufacturers, Processors and Growers across Ontario and to all of those who directly support this Industry with their product. Each session is scheduled to begin at 7:45 am and will conclude at Noon. Our website calandar contains detailed information on these events and can be accessed through the following link: http://www.emccanada.org/calendar?action=find_event&searchtext=food&view=1.
Without a doubt, these will be mornings that promise to provide value on a number of levels introducing opportunities through funding and partnerships that can aid in business development, retention and growth and we hope that you will be able to join us! Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to our Guest List or to receive a PDF of the Invitation...
As always, I wish you the best and look forward to welcoming you to one of our upcoming EMC Food Sector SIG Networking Events!