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MBOT President recipient of University of Toronto's Arbor Award

MBOT President Sheldon Leiba was the recipient of the Arbor Award from the University of Toronto for his volunteer contributions to the school and partnerships and collaborations through MBOT. Sheldon is a member of the University of Toronto Mississauga Campus Council and the Academic Affairs Committee. He also previously served on the Principal’s Advisory Board. The Award was presented by UofT President Meric Gertler at a special ceremony held at the UofT President’s home in Toronto.


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Mississauga Board of Trade weighs in on legacy of the 2015 Pan Am and Parapan American Games

A new report from the Mississauga Board of Trade and the Ontario Chamber of Commerce identifies the crucial steps that governments and the private sector must take in order to ensure that the 2015 Toronto Pan Am and Parapan American Games leave a positive, lasting economic legacy in Mississauga, the Greater Toronto Area and the province.

Click here to read full report.

Click here to read release.


MBOT visits Trinidad & Tobago

MOU Signing w Richie Sookhai

In this photo: (sitting) Mississauga Board
of Trade President Sheldon Leiba,
Chaguanas Chamber President Richie Sookhai & Leader of opposition
Dr. Keith Rowley






In a recent visit to the Caribbean Island of Trinidad & Tobago, President of Mississauga Board of Trade (MBOT), Sheldon Leiba had the opportunity to participate in a number of important business meetings representing MBOT. These meetings included High Commission of Canada and American Chamber of Commerce in Trinidad & Tobago, who's mandate includes building international business relationships. Sheldon attended the Trinidad & Tobago Trade & Investment Conference that included participation and exhibiting of over 200 businesses in the Caribbean.  He also met with the Trinidad & Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce.  


One of the key highlights of the trip was a breakfast event hosted by the Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce (CCIC) and signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between MBOT and the Chaguanas Chamber. Chaguanas is an emerging economic centre in Trinidad & Tobago. The MOU is intended to develop more formal relations with MBOT; for sharing and exchanging best practices as well as facilitating connectivity of businesses and business opportunities.  Sheldon's visit was featured in two national Trinidad & Tobago newspapers.



Luncheon with Right Honourable Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada

A Gala Evening With Canadian Fortune 500

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We are pleased to offer this special opportunity to hear our Prime Minister speak to issues of concern to all Canadians.

Registration closes October 1st at 3:00 pm



- VIP & general reception
- Gourmet gala dinner

- Presentations
- Panel of Canadian Fortune 500 CEOs.



Travel Programs offered by MBOT
2014 Business Awards of Excellence


Some of the destinations include:

  • China
  • Turkey
  • India
  • Dubai & Abu Dhabi




An annual event honouring Mississauga's finest businesses. A great way to gain recognition in the community and increase your organization's credibility is to submit a nomination.













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