The Business Beat for October 16, 2017

Featuring Kavtek Software Corporation, Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Jason Stabler, Angie Chapman, and more

Peterborough-based digital startup Kavtek Software Corporation launched a pilot project for its augmented and virtual reality platforms in the Innovation Cluster's new 'Virtual & Augmented Reality Zone' on October 11, 2017. (Photo: Innovation Cluster Peterborough and the Kawarthas)
Peterborough-based digital startup Kavtek Software Corporation launched a pilot project for its augmented and virtual reality platforms in the Innovation Cluster's new 'Virtual & Augmented Reality Zone' on October 11, 2017. (Photo: Innovation Cluster Peterborough and the Kawarthas)

Kavtek Software Corporation

Innovation Cluster Peterborough and the Kawarthas has just launched the Virtual & Augmented Reality Zone, featuring local startup and cluster client Kavtek Software Corporation.

Kavtek owners Sanu Somaweera and Alexandra Campbell have partnered with real estate, furniture, and tech companies to provide engaging and innovative visualization platforms.

For details on the virtual reality studio, visit www.innovationcluster.ca.


Carlson Wagonlit Travel

Historic San Antonio in Texas, which is celebrating its 300th anniversary in 2018, is one of the destinations you can fly to from the Peterborough Airport. (Photos: Carlson Wagonlit Travel)
Historic San Antonio in Texas, which is celebrating its 300th anniversary in 2018, is one of the destinations you can fly to from the Peterborough Airport. (Photos: Carlson Wagonlit Travel)

Carlson Wagonlit Travel has announced their 2018 Peterborough Airport departures. Destinations include Chicago, Washington, San Antonio, and Charlottetown PEI.

All packages include round-trip airfare, three nights’ accommodations, hotel transfers, and lots more.

Check it out at www.carlsonwagonlit.net.


Jason Stabler

Jason Stabler has joined MQL - Total HR Outsourcing.
Jason Stabler has joined MQL – Total HR Outsourcing.

Jason Stabler recently joined the team at MQL as the Vice President of Business Development. MQL delivers human resources outsourcing to small- and mid-sized businesses across Canada.

Jason spent eight years at the New Canadians Centre and will be developing new market opportunities for employee lifecycle services, policy manual management, payroll administration, performance reviews, compensation planning, and more.

To learn more, visit www.mql-hr.com or email jason.stabler@mql-hr.com.


Angie Chapman

Angie Chapman of Interiors Just for You.
Angie Chapman of Interiors Just for You.

Congratulations to Angie Chapman on marking 20 years in business.

Angie owns Interiors Just for You, offering interior design and home staging services.

For more information, visit www.interiorsjustforyou.com.


Tri-Association Manufacturing Conference

David Coletto, marketing research leader and expert on millennials, is delivering a keynote prsentation at the 3th Annual Tri-Association Manufacturing Conference at the Peterborough Golf & Country Club on October 24.
David Coletto, marketing research leader and expert on millennials, is delivering a keynote prsentation at the 3th Annual Tri-Association Manufacturing Conference at the Peterborough Golf & Country Club on October 24.

The Kawartha Manufacturers Association is hosting the annual Tri-Association Manufacturing Conference for the first time.

The October 24th event features a full day of programming of interest to local manufacturers.

Details are available at www.thekma.com.


TD Economic Outlook Luncheon

TD Bank Group Vice-President and Deputy Chief Economist Derek Burleton.
TD Bank Group Vice-President and Deputy Chief Economist Derek Burleton.

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development is presenting the TD Economic Outlook Luncheon at the Peterborough Golf & Country Club on Thursday, November 2nd.

TD Bank Group Vice-President and Deputy Chief Economist Derek Burleton will discuss what will shape our economic landscape as we plan for the year ahead. The event also features an update from Peterborough & the Kawarthas President & CEO Rhonda Keenan on regional growth opportunities.

For details, visit www.peterboroughed.ca.

All photos supplied except where noted.

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