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Canadore College president George Burton is championing North Bay’s next wave of growth with an expansion of its Aviation Campus at Jack Garland Airport, new programming, and industry partnerships.
Canadore builds on its aviation legacy with expansion plans, partnershipsGeorge Burton glances around the 17,000 square feet of hangar at Canadore College’s Aviation Campus, stuffed with helicopters and turboprop aircraft, and predicts big things are coming over the horizon in the next five years.Since arriving back at his alma mater to take the job as president of the North Bay college in 2010, Burton has been keen to drive business to the campus at Jack Garland Airport.Having a world-class 87,000-square-foot training facility at his disposal to showcase to industr...


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North Bay business incubator geared to new arrivals
First-time entrepreneurs in North Bay now have new downtown digs to call home.The North Bay and District Multicultural Centre has created an entrepreneurial proving ground for business start-ups with the opening of a new incubator.The centre has leased and renovated a two-storey commercial building...
Promo videos nets award for North Bay economic development
The City of North Bay’s Economic Development Department was honoured for marketing prowess at the Economic Developers Council of Ontario (EDCO) annual conference in Hamilton, Feb. 12.North Bay was recognized in the Technology and New Media category for its airport, lifestyle and industrial videos.I...
Moody’s brands North Bay as a top performer
The City of North Bay announced it has maintained its Aa2 credit rating with Moody’s Investors Service, a rating that’s reflective of “prudent fiscal planning and stable operations” as well as North Bay’s diverse economy.A city-issued news release said Moody’s recognizes the municipality’s ability ...
North Bay mining supplier lands Western ventilation ducting contracts
A North Bay mining supplier will be making huge inroads on Western Canadian ice roads this winter after landing contracts to supply ventilation ducting to two mining operations.Production is underway this month at Schauenburg Industries to fulfill orders on two separate contracts to an undisclosed ...


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