About the Author
Stuart "Stu" Harrison writes a weekly column about business news (published on KawarthaNow.com on Fridays and in the Peterborough Examiner on Mondays) 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 for many years prior to joining the Chamber of Commerce in 2003. He is currently the General Manager of the Greater Peterborough Area Chamber of Commerce.
KawarthaNow is pleased to include Stu as a contributing columnist, and we appreciate his extensive knowledge of the local business community.
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by Stuart Harrison
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The English Potter
Gail West, The English Potter has moved her business from Apsley to Lakefield and has set up studio and shop in the Harbourne Antiques Store at 4365 County Road 29, just 3 doors south of Lakefield College School. Open 7 days a week from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. you can watch Gail work, or check out her amazing pottery online at www.englishpotter.com
Phoenix Engineering Services
Steve Clark has officially opened Phoenix Engineering Services in the Phoenix building at 1097 Water Street. Steve has 25 years experience and provides traditional field investigations, design, and project management for the public and private sectors. Steve also provides state-of-the-art GPS and GIS infrastructure and property mapping services. For more information visit the website at www.phoenix-eng.ca or call (705) 755-0200.
BT Promotions is a new business started by the Father/Daughter team of Brad Morton and Tanya Veals. If you need golf shirts, hats, coffee mugs, pens, silk screened or embroidered t-shirts, or any other promotional merchandise, call (705) 931-2473 or (705) 768-4752 or email.
Peterborough Wellness Expo
The second annual Peterborough Wellness Expo is this Saturday (May 23) at the Evinrude Centre, 911 Monaghan Road from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Organizer Linda Devine promises seminars, demonstrations and lots of booths offering lots of personal wellness products and services. For complete details visit www.wellnessexpoptbo.com or call (705) 745-2154.
All Green Ink Inc.
Roger Chong recently changed the name of his company from Advanced Laser Logix Inc. to All Green Ink Inc. Roger recycles laser printer cartridges. You can check out his all new website at www.allgreenink.ca
Cruise Nights in Warsaw
Don't forget cruise nights in Warsaw start this Wednesday night at 6. Classic cars, trucks and motorcycles and the best home-baked pies on the planet... trust me. For more information call Jim Jones at (705) 652-6325.
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