AVCC ENews: January 26, 2023

Valley Social Network

Are you a young professional in the Annapolis Valley?
Join us for our first Valley Social Network event of 2023 – Networking at Maritime Express Cider! 🍻
The Valley Social Network is a space for young professionals to meet, collaborate & create. A casual environment to share ideas and skills amongst one another, make an impact and continue to develop our community.
Tuesday, January 31st from 4:30-6:30 PM. We’ll provide some snacks. Drinks will be available for purchase. 
We hope to see you there! 

Pizza, Puzzle & Pitcher Night!

February 22nd, 6-8 PM, at Boston Pizza, New Minas.

Businesses, get a team together, it’s time for some friendly competition.

Teams of 4, first team to complete their puzzle, and finish a large pizza win prizes and bragging rights.

$20 dollars per teammate for Chamber members.

$25 per teammate for potential members.

*Pizza, puzzle & pitcher included in ticket cost.

Register your team below.

Do you want to get in front of current and potential clients?

Do you want to be a part of Chamber Events like Valley’s Best (above) and in front of current and potential clients?
The Annapolis Valley Chamber’s 2023 Partnership Package is now available!
Check out details about each of our events and what opportunities you have to be involved here.

Are you an expert in your field, wanting to get in front of an audience?

Are you an expert in your field that would benefit from being in front of an audience? Share your knowledge with the rest of the Annapolis Valley Chamber membership. 

We’re looking to host member-to-member learning opportunities.

If you think your expertise in your field would be beneficial to share with the business community please contact coordinator@annapolisvalleychamber.ca with details about your skills & experience. 

Physician Community Navigator News

Great news! We’re happy to announce we have a successful Community Fund application for healthcare recruitment and retention in the Annapolis Valley region!
The funding is from the provincial government’s new Office of Healthcare Professionals Recruitment (OHPR).
We’re so excited for new program opportunities for healthcare recruitment in the Annapolis Valley with two successful applicants, ourselves and Mid Valley Region Physician Recruitment & Retention.

Women of Excellence 2023

The 3rd Bi-Annual 2023 Women of Excellence Awards is back!

Plans are underway for a gala event unlike the Valley has seen before!  To be held at the Atlantic Theatre Festival building at Acadia University on June 9th, Women from across the Annapolis Valley who pursue excellence in their respective fields, and in the community, will be recognized and celebrated.

These are the women who are improving the lives of others through their leadership, volunteerism, entrepreneurial spirit, and mentorship.

For a full list of the 8 categories follow the link below.

Nominations open on January 31, 2023.

Business Awards 2023!

2023 Business Award nominations are now closed and we’ve selected a date! Mark March 30th in your calendars everyone – we’re about to have a Business Awards unlike any we’ve had before.

Welcome! – New Members:

Pineo’s Pet Spaw & A Dog’s Day Inn

Annapolis Valley Alarms

Shift Orthotics & Footwear

Valley Connector Program

Portal Youth Outreach Association

Petite Patrie Chocolate

Horton Ridge

Huntley Consulting