Value Added Benefit Discount: The Rock 105.3

The Rock 105.3 Chamber Members Only Offer: 21 x 30 second commercial ads for only $299!! (total value of this airtime is $861)

Member 2 Member (M2M) Discount: Anytime Fitness

Time to work on your tropical vacation body! Show your Membership Key Tag at Anytime Fitness and get 10% off memberships. Or they also offer custom corporate wellness discounts.

News We're Following for the Week of September 26 - 30, 2016

Business Beat: Positioning Medicine Hat as Alberta’s epicentre for renewable energy

The promise of a $9.6 billion provincial carbon rebate program has prompted renewable energy companies to consider setting up shop in Alberta. Medicine Hat is in a unique position to serve renewable energy companies as they bring their technology to market.

Before a new technology can be adopted on a commercial and industrial scale, companies first need to prove that it works in the real world. These “proving grounds” are notoriously difficult to find, and the onus for finding a test site falls back on the company developing the technology.

Thanks to six key considerations, Medicine Hat is in a unique position to help renewable energy companies bring their technology to market, becoming Alberta’s epicentre for renewable energy. Read More...

Wild Horse Port of Entry Returns to Winter Hours October 1

The Port of Wild Horse will resume winter hours on Oct. 1. The port will operate from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. More information about Wild Horse can be located online through CBSA and CBP websites. To read the Chamber’s policy on the extension of hours at the Port of Wild Horse, visit our advocacy page.

New Member: Down To Earth Curbside Recycling

Down To Earth Curbside Recycling is a family owned/operated company, doing our part to save the earth by offering weekly curb side recycling pick up for families in the Medicine Hat and Dunmore area. And for Dunmore residents, we know you’re busy and hauling your trash to the county bins may not fit into your schedule. Let Down to Earth help out with weekly trash bag and small refuse removal from your curbside.

Member News: Canadian Mental Health Association SE AB Appoints New Executive Director

The CMHA Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Cori Fischer as the association’s Executive Director, effective September 28th. Cori has been with the association for 16 years in various capacities, most recently serving as Programs Manager for the past 5 years. She holds a BSW and is currently in the process of completing her MSW through the University of Calgary with a specialization in Leadership in Human Services.

Value Added Benefit Discount: Speedpro Signs

Chamber members receive exclusive discounts of $250 off on vehicle wraps and a 25% discount toward the production of new store front signage (to a maximum of $250). Speedpro Medicine Hat has been a top 10 Speedpro location in Canada for more than 21 years, and they look forward to the opportunity to work with all of their fellow members.

Elections Canada: Electors in Medicine Hat–Cardston–Warner have several voting options

For the by-election now underway in Medicine Hat–Cardston–Warner (Alberta), electors can choose the voting option that best suits their schedule. They can vote:
  • on election day, on Monday, October 24
  • at advance polls on Friday, October 14; Saturday, October 15; Sunday, October 16; or Monday, October 17
  • in person at the Elections Canada office in Medicine Hat–Cardston–Warner, if they apply before 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 18
  • by mail. Electors must apply to vote by mail before 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 18.
See the full News Release.

Member 2 Member (M2M) Discount: Allstate Insurance

Did you know Chamber members receive preferred rates & $100 off home insurance premiums with Allstate Insurance?? Contact them today!