April 17, 2019Made Right Here: Christina Tischler Jewelry
Christina Tischler took a jewelry-making hobby and turned it into a prosperous business. Video by: Marek Sutherland, CTV News London, April 17, 2019.
April 17, 2019LEDC’s London Magazine, Made in London video, and 2018 Activity Update receive Hermes Creative Awards
The London Economic Development Corporation is thrilled receive three recognitions from Hermes Creative Awards, one of the largest creative awards competitions in the world.
April 17, 2019TechAlliance announces the 2019 Techcellence Award winners
On Thursday, April 11, TechAlliance recognized the best of our region’s tech sector with our annual Techcellence Awards Celebration & Mixer.
April 16, 2019'Soft skills' matter to employers at huge London job fair
When applying for a job in London, character counts. That’s according to recruiters who attended the London and Area Works job fair Tuesday afternoon at the Western Fair District’s Agriplex building. Article by: Dan Brown, The London Free Press, April 17, 2019.
April 15, 2019Become a better leader
Caiti Miller, Team Leader at David's Vacation Club Rentals, discusses how The Ivey Academy's Frontline Supervisor Program has given her the leadership skills needed to effectively communicate with direct reports and create an environment in which everyone thrives.
April 15, 2019London & Area Works: tbk Creative
Local tech company TBK pays it forward, bringing more kindness to London. Video by: Celine Moreau, CTV London, April 15, 2019.
April 15, 2019Libro Credit Union doles out record-setting $11.6M to client-shareholders
London-based Libro Credit Union announced record-setting profits at its 2019 annual general meeting. Article by: The London Free Press, April 15, 2019.
April 15, 2019London cannabis producer to hire 240 for south-end operation
Cannabis producer Beleave plans to hire 240 employees at its planned south London greenhouse and outdoor cultivation operation, the company’s chief executive says. Article by: Dale Carruthers, The London Free Press, April 15, 2019.
April 15, 2019Fanshawe developing online course for local school boards
Fanshawe College is in preliminary talks with the Avon Maitland District School Board regarding a course for Educational Assistants. Article by: Bob Montgomery, Blackburn News, April 15, 2019.
April 15, 2019London Morning with Rebecca Zandbergen - April 15
Ahead of a job fair at the Western Fair District, Robert Collins, Director of Workforce Development at the London Economic Development Corporation, speaks with Rebecca Zandbergen about London's unemployment rate. Clip by: CBC London, April 15, 2019.
April 14, 2019Dot Health digitizes your health records for streamlining your doctor visits [App of the Week]
The app also provides contextual information to make it easier to understand your records. Prescription data through Dot Health is available in London at participating Shoppers locations. Article by: Brad Bennett, MobileSyrup, April 14, 2019.
April 12, 2019Voices.com Listed as one of Canada's Top Small & Medium Employers of 2019
Voices.com, the largest online marketplace for voice over and audio production services in the world, has been listed as one of Canada's Top Small & Medium Employers of 2019 by Mediacorp.
April 12, 2019Searching for the right job for you
As graduation season approaches, many students find themselves searching for full-time, part-time, or casual jobs. If you're a soon-to-be graduate and find yourself stressing over your job search, here are five steps to make the job search easier. Article by: Fanshawe College and LEDC, April 12, 2019.
April 12, 2019London cat and trainer have key role in remake of horror movie Pet Sematary
Don’t be mistaken by their feline charms — Leo and Tonic are all business when it comes to creating evil. Article by: Joe Belanger, The London Free Press, April 12, 2019.
April 12, 2019Transdev Acquires Voyago Expanding its Footprint for Future Growth in Canada
Transdev Canada announced today the acquisition of Voyago, a leading passenger transportation company based in Ontario, Canada. With this acquisition, Transdev Canada will now have 2,600 employees providing transportation services across Quebec and Ontario and will complete 36 million passenger trips per year. Article by: Transdev, April 11, 2019.
April 11, 2019Here’s a Handful of Reasons to Join Us at Collision in Toronto
Collision Conf is coming to Canada for the first time, and LEDC along with other members of Invest in Canada will be in attendance. Discover reasons why you should attend. Article by: Ian G. McKay, CEO, Invest Canada, April 11, 2019.
April 11, 2019Macartney: Mayor throws down gauntlet to get more Londoners working
Speaking at the London Chamber of Commerce's annual state of the city address, newly elected Mayor Ed Holder challenged the community to address London's "not working" statistics. Article by: Gerry McCartney, Special to the London Free Press, April 11, 2019.
April 10, 2019Made Right Here: Rustix Furniture & Design Studio
CTV London’s Marek Sutherland visits a business that turns the city’s dead trees into beautiful furniture. Video by: CTV London, April 10, 2019.
April 10, 2019Libro Credit Union opening new location to fill Old East Village banking void
Banking is returning to London’s Old East Village. Article by: Norman De Bono, The London Free Press, April 10, 2019.
April 10, 2019Fanshawe grows into new south London location
Fanshawe College is pleased to announce it is in the process of making lease arrangements to create a new campus at 1060 Wellington Road.
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