The Guelph Chamber of Commerce takes part in conversations affecting policy from the national level right down to local issues that affect everyday life in Guelph.
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce announced that Guelph has received Accreditation with Distinction for the next three years. This is the highest level of quality management systems for chambers in Canada.
It has been two and a half years since the Guelph Chamber of Commerce moved in to the downtown core, creating a shared workplace for businesses at the Granary Building. It certainly has changed day-to-day life for the chamber.
Riding association president says parties exempt from rules, but concedes they wouldn't do it again.
The awards bore gravitas, no doubt, but it was the playfulness at Thursday night's Guelph Awards of Excellence gala that underscored a striking humility among its community leaders.