Taste of Durham presented its first Durham Business Expo 2014 on September 13, 2014 at City Hall Civic Square in Oshawa. The event brought together businesses to sell their products to the public and to each other, network, pitch their ideas, meet potential buyers, motivate and educate each other and benefit from referrals.
Opening ceremonies and greetings conducted by Mayor John Henry (Oshawa). There were guest speakers and city officials bringing greetings from their city including MPP Jennifer French (Oshawa) www.jenniferfrench.ca, Her Worship Pat Perkins (Whitby), His Worship Steve Parish (Ajax) and Deputy Mayor Willie Woo of Clarington. See the schedule and some more info below.
FREE ADMISSION. Outdoor atOshawa City Hall (Civic Square), 50 Centre St., Oshawa.
Time: 11:00am to 5:00pm.
Opening Ceremoniesby His Worship Mayor John Henry and others.
Greetings/Guest Speakers include:MPP Jennifer French, Oshawa www.jenniferfrench.caHer Worship Pat Perkins, Mayor of WhitbyHis Worship Steve Parish, Mayor of AjaxDeputy Mayor Willie Woo of ClaringtonCollege of Renewable Energy, Keith Seaboyer web siteThe Carriage House Retirement Living web siteAIDS Committee of Durham web siteSt. Johns Ambulance First Aid Services web siteOshawa Senior Citizens Centres web siteOshawa Public Libraries web site
Invited attendees will include government officials, financial institutions, a variety of organizations and the public. More than 50 small to medium size business vendors will be showcasing and selling their products and services. Don't miss this incredible trade show and networking event which can potentially increase your sales and provide the right opportunity to grow your business. Other activities will include an art show and entertainment. Register online or pick up your exhibitor application at our office.
Photos by Joan Kerr (FBSC)