Event Photo Gallery

Check out these photos from past events! We love having events – so much opportunity for camaraderie, inspiration, fun and networking. Find yourself, find your friends, or just take a look at the fun our Chamber members have.

Great turnout last night for our #BA5 hosted by the Stratford Chefs School. They have so many great cooking classes coming up so keep an eye on their website for details.

Enjoyed the company of so many Chamber members last month at Community Living Stratford & Area!

Thank you to all who attended the 13th Annual State of the City Address with Stratford Mayor Dan Mathieson. As always, it was a very informative morning and we are all looking forward to being part of the exciting progress we're sure to keep seeing in the City of Stratford - The Municipality. Thank you to our Chamber photographer, david.i.am photography for taking such great pictures!

On Friday, March 31st we held our 157th (!) AGM at the Queen's Inn in Stratford. It's been a great year and we thank all those Chamber members, volunteers and board members who helped make it happen.

Thank you to BDO for the informative budget breakdown following yesterday's budget announcement. And thank you to all those who attended!

Didn't come to the #BA5 this month? After you see these pictures we bet you'll be sad you missed it! Over 100 Chamber members (and some future members) made it out to The Bruce Hotel for food, drinks, friends and tours.

Thanks to all the amazing women who attended this years International Womens Day Breakfast, put on by the Zonta Club of Stratford, @The Stratford Perth Centre For Business and the CFDC Chamber Ladies Learning Group (a collaboration between the Stratford & District Chamber of Commerce and Perth Community Futures Development Corporation). Our keynote speaker was Ginny Dybenko, an inspiring "disruptive" leader who provided five life lessons to help us all reach our full potential. Her talk was followed by four break-out sessions in finance, goal-setting, decor and fashion.

We had an amazing turnout to February's Business After Five hosted by the Stratford-Perth Humane Society. Their new donor wall is up and awards were given to Eddie Matthews and Jeff Orr for their incredible contribution to the campaign. If you haven't seen the new facility, be sure to stop by for a visit!

Thanks to all the Ladies who came to the Paint Night & tough conversations seminar with Marg Van Herk-Paradis at Knight & Clay on February 6th. Attendees brought donations of feminine hygiene products for women in need.

Thank you to Fellinis Restaurant for hosting the January 2017 BA5. We had a packed house with 70 Chamber members in attendance. A GREAT way to start the year right.

In spite of the cold, snowy weather, we had a great crowd out to our annual Holiday BA5 and Food Drive for the Stratford House of Blessing. Over 490 lbs of food were donated! Thanks to all of our members for making this a great year at the Chamber!

We had a blast at the Kick-off to Hometown Hockey in Stratford, Ontario. Jay Feaster of the Tampa Bay Lightning inspired us to, Leave it all on the ice, in our businesses, sports and lives every single day. Thanks to our sponsors and to all who attended.

We had a wonderful night with so many Chamber members at the Stratford Country Club for our annual toy drive for the Stratford House of Blessing. Thank you to our Chamber members for your incredible generosity. We are happy to be part of such a giving community.

Kindness is available to us every day. We can always make a difference in the lives of those around us, even with just a smile or a compliment. Thanks to everyone who came to our Open House for free coffee and snacks and paid it forward with 185 lbs of food donated to the food bank. We didn\'t get photos of all of you, but you know who you are.

Perth Community Futures Development Corporation and the Stratford & District Chamber of Commerce have partnered to bring you Ladies Night Out events! Thanks to everyone who came and participated in Tampon Tuesday - donations were given to The Emily Murphy Center and Optimism Place Women\'s Shelter and Support Services. Check out the photos, tag yourself and your friends, and be sure to sign up for the next event in January (hint: curling).

In partnership with BDC, Libro, Perth Community Futures, and the Stratford Perth Centre for Business, we welcomed Chief Economist Helmut Pastrick to talk to us about the current state of Ontarios Economy, and what he foresees coming for Southwestern Ontario in the near future. Thank you to all who attended. #SBW2016

We celebrated Small Business Week with a #BA5 hosted by Libro Credit Union. Thanks to all of our members who joined us!

We had a wonderful time with our fabulous Home & Company hosts and our many Chamber members who attended the September #BA5. Thanks for coming!

Thank you to all those who joined us and sponsored us! An amazing day was had by all.

Look how much fun we had at the inaugural Ladies Social Group event at the St. Marys Golf and Country Club!

We had so much fun with you all at the Annual BBQ on Wednesday, July 27th. Thank you to our pie-in-the-face volunteers who helped raise funds for the Stratford Perth Community Foundation. Thank you also to our event sponsors for helping to make this event happen: Tom Clifford - Brown Heating & Cooling, Don Van Galen - Sun Life Financial, and Junction 56 Distillery.

Thank you to all who joined us at CIBC in June - we had a great group of people there and we hope you enjoyed each others company!

Despite a cold windy day we had a great turnout to this years first BA5 in St Marys. Thank you to Famme & Co for hosting in the tent at the Stone Willow Inn.

We enjoyed good times at Nick & Dans Collision in May. Thank you to Nick & Dans for hosting!

Thank you Rambri for being such wonderful hosts, and thank you everyone who attending another great event.

We are so glad you all could come to our #BA5 hosted by Stratford Summer Music.

Junction 56 Distillery is a craft Distillery that opened its doors in September 2015. Currently offering Gin, Vodka and Moonshine with a wide assortment of distilled alcohol products under development. The focus of Junction 56 is to provide high quality products based on local ingredients that are what people like to drink. Thank you to Junction 56 for hosting our #BA5!

Thank you to everyone who was able to attend and help make a difference this holiday season.

Another successful BA5 at RBC Dominion Securities. Thank you to all attended and supported Rob and his team.

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