Press Releases

October 16, 2015, FREDERICTON (GNB) – In recognition of Small Business Week 2015 being held October 18-24, Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet, who is also minister responsible for Opportunities NB, is celebrating the accomplishments and significant contribution that small and medium-sized businesses make to New Brunswick’s economy. “Small and medium-sized businesses play an […]

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September 30, 2015, FREDERICTON (GNB) – Opportunities NB, GE Canada and GE Ventures Licensing have announced a partnership to provide New Brunswick entrepreneurs access to GE intellectual property that will help them bring new technology, products and services to market. Stephen Lund, president and CEO of Opportunities NB, and Ross Hornby, vice-president of government affairs […]

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September 28, 2015, SAINT-JACQUES (GNB) – The provincial government announced today that it is investing to assist Prelco Inc. in expanding operations at its specialized glass manufacturing plant in Saint-Jacques and creating 20 new full-time manufacturing and administrative positions. “We are pleased that Prelco has chosen to grow by bringing more skilled jobs to northwestern […]

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September 24, 2015, MONCTON (GNB) – BMM Testlabs, a leading gaming testing laboratory and technical consultancy, will create 1,000 full-time jobs in the Greater Moncton area. Premier Brian Gallant and Martin Storm, President and CEO of BMM Testlabs, made the announcement at The Capitol Theatre. “This is a historic announcement in terms of the numbers […]

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September 14, 2015, SAINT JOHN (GNB) – Air Canada has hired almost 80 new full-time employees at its customer service call centre in Saint John, with support from the provincial government. The centre had previously expanded by about 50 employees in April of 2014. In total, the centre now employs almost 270 people. “Creating jobs […]

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September 11, 2015, SAINT JOHN (GNB) – Nordia Inc., a leading customer service provider, is expanding operations in Saint John creating 130 new jobs with the help of the provincial government. Combined with the 275 jobs announced Sept. 10 in Moncton, the company is creating 405 new jobs in the province. The company already employs […]

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September 10, 2015, MONCTON (GNB) – Nordia Inc., a leading customer service provider, is expanding operations in Moncton and creating 275 new jobs with the help of the provincial government. The company will announce a further expansion and additional new jobs in Saint John on Sept. 11. “People want to work in New Brunswick, that […]

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June 23, 2015, MONCTON (GNB) – A company specializing in information governance and data modernization solutions has opened a new global delivery centre in Moncton, creating up to 50 jobs. “We are pleased to see BackOffice Associates expand their operations into New Brunswick, bringing new jobs and economic growth to our province,” said Premier Brian […]

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June 2, 2015, MONCTON (GNB) – New Brunswick companies and their successful export endeavours were celebrated June 1 at the 2015 Export Awards in Moncton. The gala took place in conjunction with New Brunswick Trade Days, June 1 and 2. “These awards underline the important role exports play in ensuring the success of our local […]

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May 13, 2015, MONCTON (GNB) – A nationally known company is once again expanding its operations in Moncton, creating up to 70 new jobs in the insurance sector. “The expansion of The Co-operators General Insurance Company brings new jobs to the Moncton region,” said Premier Brian Gallant. “This expansion will provide employment to local industry […]

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May 12, 2015, BAS-CARAQUET (GNB) – The provincial government will invest $3.8 million in the shipbuilding industry, helping to create more than 75 jobs and positioning the industry for future growth. “As a government, we must establish a climate for entrepreneurs and businesses to create jobs by capitalizing on their ideas, their entrepreneurial spirit, and […]

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May 11, 2015, FREDERICTON (GNB) – A fiberglass products manufacturer is expanding its operations in St. Stephen, creating up to 40 new jobs over the next four years. “The expansion of Vilco Limited brings skilled jobs to the St. Stephen region to help move New Brunswick forward,” said Premier Brian Gallant. “This expansion will position […]

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