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Sadly, we must say goodbye to our summer co-op students. Timed with the wrap-up of their ONB tenure, this week’s content comes from our students. My summer work term at Opportunities NB (ONB) has been many things. Exciting, nerve-racking, fun, eventful, engaging, and above all, educational. The knowledge I’ve gathered over just four short months […]

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Founded in 1957 in Florenceville, McCain Foods is the world’s largest manufacturer of frozen French fries and potato specialties. The company’s products can be found in thousands of restaurants and supermarket freezers in more than 160 countries – one in every four French fries in the world is a McCain fry. McCain also produces a […]

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September 8-10, 2019 | Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada Reinvigorating our Historic Partnership: The Annual NEG-ECP Conferences advance the interests of six states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont) and five provinces (New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Quebec). These conferences are unprecedented unique opportunities to explore […]

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Several New Brunswick building and construction companies are currently exhibiting in Montego Bay, Jamaica this week. The goal is to present and promote to prospective resellers, architects, and project managers in order to develop and compete for business opportunities in the Jamaican building and construction market. Market diversification is a key play for this sector. […]

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May’s CyberSmart Summit marked the 3rd iteration of this incredible event. This year’s Summit was an amazing success; I could see first-hand all the hard work that the CyberNB/Opportunities NB team put into making it a winner. The success of this year’s Summit was bolstered by an involved audience, great sponsors, a Cyber Defence Competition, […]

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From June 5 to 11, Startup New Brunswick will host the inaugural Startup Festival Week NB, a week-long celebration of New Brunswick entrepreneurship. Festival co-lead Norm Couturier says the event is designed to showcase the exciting entrepreneurial activity already happening across the province. “New Brunswick has a vibrant and growing startup ecosystem,” he says. “This […]

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Organigram is a Moncton-based licensed producer of medical and adult-use retail cannabis. They are one of Canada’s original licensed cannabis producers, having launched in 2013 and received their license in April 2014. May 8 saw Medical Cannabis Week bring a national cannabis event to Moncton. To celebrate the event, we spoke to two of Organigram’s […]

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Organigram is a licensed producer of medical and adult-use retail cannabis. They are one of Canada’s original licensed cannabis producers, having launched in 2013 and received their license in April 2014. Ray Gracewood, the company’s Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications, says Organigram continues to see incredible business growth in New Brunswick. They now employ […]

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On May 8, a national cannabis event comes to Moncton, New Brunswick for the first time. We’re excited to host Business of Cannabis and local industry leaders on their only stop in New Brunswick. Join the conversation and register now — space is limited! https://www.medicalcannabisweek.com Visit our Cannabis sector page to learn more about ONB’s work in that sector […]

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Calling all New Brunswick-based entrepreneurs! The Canadian Export Challenge is coming to Fredericton, New Brunswick on Tuesday, June 11! WHAT IS IT? A program by Startup Canada, in partnership with UPS, Export Development Canada (EDC), and the Trade Commissioner Service Aimed at supporting entrepreneurs to become export-ready A jam-packed day of learning, networking, pitching, and […]

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Join us May 29 and 30 in Fredericton for CyberSmart 2019!

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Lateetud is an award-winning process automation company headquartered in Ashburn, Virginia. Working with medium and large-sized companies across the globe, Lateetud helps businesses stay competitive using robotic process automation (RPA), business process management, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. The company is among the latest technology firms to establish a nearshore location in New Brunswick, with […]

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