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MBOT Board of Directors Application

Mississauga Board of Trade’s (MBOT) Nominating Committee is responsible for developing a slate of Directors for election at the Annual General Meeting to ensure that MBOT is governed with excellence and vision from a Board that offers a high and broad talent mix and that represents MBOT’s diverse membership. The maximum number of members on the Board of Directors is 20 and members are elected for a 3-year term, to a maximum of two terms. Members may also be appointed for a one-year term. Demonstrated active involvement in MBOT or leadership in other not-for-profit organizations is an asset.

Any members interested in serving on the MBOT Board of Directors are asked to complete the following Board of Directors Application Form, that outlines expectations for Board members, and to submit to Sheldon Leiba, President & CEO, by email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  no later than Wednesday, November 12, 2014.

Click here to download Board of Directors Application Form.


A Gala Evening with Fortune 500 CEOs - October 9

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Panelists: Janet Kennedy, President Microsoft; Dianne Craig, President Ford Motors; Elaine Campbell, President AstraZeneca. Moderator: Marivel Taruc, CBC

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper Luncheon Address - October 2

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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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MBOT weighs in on legacy of 2015 Pan Am

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.

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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

MBOT visits Trinidad & Tobago

In a 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.








MBX & Tradeshow

MBX is an unstructured networking event, providing a chance to interact with other attendees in a social atmosphere.

Contact list provided to all pre-registrants
Complimentary Appetizers - Cash Bar
Customer Leads - Business Tips
Marketing Ideas - Supplier Contacts - Referrals

We expect in excess of 200 attendees!







Travel Programs offered by MBOT

Some of the destinations include:

  • Turkey
  • Thailand & Hong Kong
  • China
  • India
  • Dubai & Abu Dhabi





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