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.
Butter tarts by Cathy Smith of the Kawartha Buttertart Factory (photo: Cathy Smith)

The Business Beat for October 3, 2016

Featuring the Kawartha Buttertart Factory, BIOS Natural Health, Steve Brackenridge, and Dawn Hennessey.
Lett Architects is renovating 138 Simcoe Street in downtown Peterborough with plans to move in early 2017 (photo: Peterborough DBIA / Facebook)

The Business Beat for September 26, 2016

Featuring Lett Architects, Catalina's, Sharps Performance, and Kawartha Dairy.
BlushDrop is an award-winning online service that produces a professionaly edited wedding video using video clips uploaded by wedding guests (photo: BlushDrop)

The Business Beat for September 12, 2016

Featuring BlushDrop, Planet Pita, Ricart Promotions, and Stealth PI and Clement Advisory Group.
The Gardener is a landscape, maintenance and snow removal franchise owned locally by Ryan and Nicole Quigley (photo: Ryan Quigley / Facebook)

The Business Beat for September 6, 2016

Featuring The Gardener, Angie Chapman, local book launches, and business events including Women's Business Network.
Amanada Menard is owner of Amandala's, a new restaurant in downtown Peterborough (photo:

The Business Beat for August 29, 2016

Featuring Amandala's, Peterborough Community Savings, and the Bancroft, Kawartha, and Peterborough Chambers of Commerce.
Ray Henderson and Daniel Smith of The Citiots Improv have launched The Improv Experience, an interactive improv workshop (photo: J. Lee Photography / Facebook)

The Business Beat for August 22, 2016

Featuring The Improv Experience, Curry Mantra, Heart to Home Meals, and A Fetching Place.
Hydroelectric engineering and environmental consulting firm Kleinschmidt has opened an office in Peterborough Square (photo: Kleinschmidt)

The Business Beat for August 15, 2016

Featuring Kleinschmidt Associates, Selling Food to Ontario workshop, Andrew's Sewing and Designs, and Package Plus.
Investors Group has opened its new regional office in the former Craftworks building in downtown Peterborough (supplied photo)

The Business Beat for August 1, 2016

Featuring Investors Group, Stoney Lake Wellness, The Cozy Home, and Revive Hair Lounge.
Robert Staples of Staples Maple Syrup has received a lifetime achievement award from the Ontario Maple Syrup Producers Association (photo: Staples Maple Syrup / Facebook)

The Business Beat for July 25, 2016

Featuring Staples Maple Syrup, By The Bushel, Lakeshore Designs, Love Local Expo, and Diane Camelford.
Ennismore's Canadian Welding Skills is a registered private career college (photo: Canadian Welding Skills)

The Business Beat for July 18, 2016

Featuring Canadian Welding Skills, Cherished Upholestry, Kawartha Backcountry Entrepreneurship Experience, and more.


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