Committees & Forums

MBOT brings together business minds of like and differing skill sets to provide insight on the many critical issues facing business today. From human resources and education to government affairs and international trade, MBOT continues to provide avenue for members to collaborate on ideas and shape the Mississauga business landscape.

Policy & Government Affairs

Contributes to developing MBOT’s policy positions and advocacy strategies. 

Chair: Steve Rhone - Weston Forest Products


Staff Liaison: Brad Butt at (905) 273-6151 ext. 380 or E-mail

Awards of Excellence

Plans and organizes the annual business awards programming, including the nomination and judging in the set categories.

Chair: Tyril Froese - MNP


Staff Liaison: Stephanie Giorgio at 905-273-6151 Ext. 330  or E-mail

Ambassadors

Welcome new members, plan and execute networking events and new member orientation.

Chair: JoAnne McCrindle - World Financial Group of Canada


Staff Liaison: Solange Barcena at (905) 273-6151 ext. 430 or E-mail

Professional Development

Develop and deliver business workshops and learning opportunities to business leaders and professionals.

Chair: Sherif Youssef - The One Business Consultants


Staff Liaison: Stephanie Giorgio at (905) 273-6151 ext. 330 or E-mail

Health and Wellness Forum

Uncovers opportunities to work together and inform on best practices in the Health & Wellness industry.

Chair: Carol Heslin Leigh - The Sole Point

Vice-Chair: Robyn Saccon - Roche Canada


Staff Liaison: Brad Butt at  (905) 273-6151 ext. 380 or  E-mail

Human Resources

Dedicated to uncovering and informing members on the best HR policies and practices.

Chair: Rose Cathy Handy - Bilingualink

Vice-Chair: Craig McDonald - Metalworks


Staff Liaison: Brad Butt at (905) 273-6151 ext. 380 or  E-mail

International Trade

Support and resources for business community involved in trade or trade-related services.

Chair: Grant Ferguson

Vice-Chairs: Brian Kim - GWP Consulting Co. | Mohammad Qureshi - IQ Financials


Staff Liaison: Brad Butt at  (905) 273-6151 ext. 380 or  E-mail

Environment & Sustainability

Education and support for business community in areas of environmental sustainability and corporate social responsibility.

Chair: Surinder Sharma - Power Saving Systems


Staff Liaison: Brad Butt at (905) 273-6151 ext. 380 or  E-mail

MBOT News

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Mar 17

The Honorable Navdeep Bains – March 28

Canada’s Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Minister, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, will address the Mississauga Board of Trade regarding Budget 2017, the next step in the federal government’s economic plan to support Canada’s middle class and those working hard to join it. Minister Bains will discuss how Budget 2017 works to give Canadians the tools they need for the economy of tomorrow.
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