A New Kind of Suburb

Suburban communities must offer a strong quality of life in GTA Toronto needs to build a new kind of suburb, says Richard Florida. It’s all about preserving the “quality of place” which can make this region even more attractive for newcomers and investment. “This is about massive suburban retrofits,” said Florida, director of the Martin Prosperity Institute […]

SBA generates great interest at small business forum

Small business forum the first public appearance for SBA The Scarborough Business Association made a successful public debut Thursday, with a booth at the wildly popular Enterprise Toronto Small Business Forum 2015. The forum, an annual event, featured speakers on many small business topics as well as a trade show with well over 100 booths. […]

Learn how to use digital strategy for business

Using Social Media and Digital Strategy to Grow your Business is the first in a new series of business education sessions launched by the new Scarborough Business Association. Chadi Kandil, a senior executive with more than 20 years of multinational business experience will lead the session. Considering himself a marketing generalist, the Centennial College marketing […]

Business group launches in Scarborough

Scarborough businesses have a new organization dedicated to improving the business community. “There are a lot of positive efforts in the business community underway in Scarborough. We feel this association helps provide a united voice on interests specific to Scarborough business,” said President Marg Middleton. The association was formed, the result of a recommendation of […]

Scarborough business gets LinkedIn group

The Scarborough Business Association has launched a new working group on LinkedIn. “We’d like to be the broker of discussion on various aspects of business life in Scarborough,“ said group moderator Peter Haggert. “It gives Scarborough businesses an opportunity to swap information and talk to us about what they feel is important in the business […]

Scarborough business group at Enterprise Toronto show

The Scarborough Business Association will be attending the Enterprise Toronto’s annual small business forum. The Oct. 15 event, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre is a free event, and is expected to draw 2,500 entrepreneurs. Featured will be a full day of speakers, seminars and workshops, as well as a trade show dedicated to organizations […]