Authors Articles by Stu Harrison

Articles by Stu Harrison

Stu Harrison
46 Articles
Stuart "Stu" Harrison writes a weekly column about business news and hosts a business segment every Monday evening on CHEX-TV's Newswatch. Stu has extensive marketing and advertising experience and was owner of Harrison Advertising. He is currently the General Manager of the Greater Peterborough Area Chamber of Commerce.
Euphoria Wellness Spa is a five-star spa located in downtown Peterborough at the former Commercial Press building (supplied photo)

The Business Beat for December 19, 2016

Featuring Euphoria Wellness Spa, Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa, Mike Dickinson of Century 21, and Peterborough EATS Cafe.
The bricks of the soon-to-open Publican House Restaurant in downtown Peterborough are being repainted by The Brick Painters (photo: Eva Fisher / kawarthaNOW)

The Business Beat for December 5, 2016

Featuring Publican House Restaurant, Oasis Mediterranean Grill, Peterborough Business Exchange, and Postcards from Peterborough and the Kawarthas.
One Fine Food, an Italian-inspired market and restaurant on Erskine Avenue in Peterborough, is opening in December (supplied photo)

The Business Beat for November 28, 2016

Featuring One Fine Food, The Grill at Burleigh Falls Inn, Murphy Therapeutic Group, Christensen Fine Art, and the Business Advisory Centre's free networking workshop.
The new CNC lathe at Goodwin Metal Products in Peterborough (supplied photo)

The Business Beat for November 21, 2016

Featuring Goodwin Metal Products, J & M Automotive, Inclusive Advisory, and new history books by Gord Young and Ed Arnold.
Chef Jay Nutt is retiring from Nuttshell Next Door in Lakefield and has sold the business (supplied photo)

The Business Beat for November 14, 2016

Featuring Nuttshell Next Door, Total Physiotherapy, Align Home Health Care, Business Advisory Centre, and Kawartha TV & Stereo.
Wine By You, the exclusive dealer of Winexpert in Peterborough, is under new ownership (photo: Wine By You / Facebook)

The Business Beat for November 7, 2016

Featuring Wine By You, Signature Sandwiches, Trent Health in Motion, Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame, and the Peterborough Chamber Business Summit.
Rhonda Barnet, VP Finance at Steelworks Design Inc., was recently selected as the first-ever female chair of the national board of directors of Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (photo: Steelworks Design Inc.)

The Business Beat for October 31, 2016

Featuring Rhonda Barnet, CRS Inc., Lakefield Foodland, Marianne Beacon, Business Summit, and more.
The Peterborough DBIA announced the Win This Space entrepreneurial competition last week (photo/graphic: Peterborough DBIA)

The Business Beat for October 24, 2016

Featuring Win This Space, Torbram Electric Supply, Angela Mark Fashion, and Next Level PTBO.
A cottage basement renovation completed by Spotlight Home & Lifestyle (photo: Spotlight Home & Lifestyle)

The Business Beat for October 17, 2016

Featuring Spotlight Home & Lifestyle, Laridae Communications Inc., Foot Fundamentals Foot Care Clinic, and Small Business Week.
Pharmasave Havelock Community Pharmacy is located on Highway 7 at 16 Ottawa Street in Havelock (supplied photo)

The Business Beat for October 11, 2016

Featuring Pharmasave Havelock, Peterborough Careers, Health at Work Peterborough, Business Excellence Awards, and more.


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