Lucia, a celebration of light… as the holiday season 2011/2012 approaches. You are invited to join us for a truly enchanting experience Dec 2 2011 when the almost 250-year old tradition of the ‘queen of light’, Lucia, is celebrated at the Royal York Fairmont Hotel in Toronto. This is the perfect event to invite your… Read More »Announcement: 2011 Lucia Festival Luncheon
The first annual SCCC Crayfish Party was a smashing success! Over 70 people came out to partake in this Swedish end-of-summer tradition typically held by the water. Our was held in a courtyard at the Sunnyside Pavilion, a stones throw from Lake Ontario. More details about the event can be found in the Announcement here.
Here are some pictures from our most recent SCCC Board Meeting on August 17th, 2011 at Alfa Laval in Scarborough. The meeting was hosted by Alfa Laval President Ashley Davis. We had great food, great beverages, loads of fun… and accomplished some very exciting things for the Swedish Canadian Chamber. We even saw how Alfa… Read More »Board Meeting on August 17th, 2011
Silver Member since August 2011 The Hynek Financial Group has 25+ years of industry leader experience and over 700 group insurance accounts. We share your concern for providing for your family and business in the event of a serious illness, injury or untimely death and offer benefit options to suit your individual and group insurance… Read More »Welcoming: Hynek Financial Group
SCCC golf outings The Finnish, Swedish, and Danish Chambers of Commerce invite you to join us on Thursday, September 8, 2011 at the beautiful Royal Woodbine Golf Club for our Annual Nordic Cup Golf Tournament. Time: 10:30 am Venue: Royal Woodbine Golf Club Dress Code: Golf Attire Cost: $175 Individuals, $660 for a foursome… Read More »Announcing the 2011 Nordic Consular Cup
Jim Gray Individual Members since July 2011 He has a passion for communication. It shows. An accomplished speaker, writer, and media and presentation skills coach, Jim Gray works with clients throughout North America — always with a single goal in mind. It’s to help each individual communicate with clarity and power, like a leader. “I… Read More »New Member: Jim Gray
The crayfish feast is a traditional Swedish festivity marking the end of the summer. It is one of the most delicious and humorous Swedish cultural experiences you can have and now you can enjoy it right here in Toronto. We have found the perfect location and are hoping for the perfect summer evening. Join us… Read More »Announcing the Crayfish party! August 26, 2011
TORONTO, June 14, 2011 /CNW/ – Swedish technology is playing a major role in helping Canadian hospitals operate more efficiently and realize significant cost savings, said Teppo Tauriainen, Sweden’s Ambassador to Canada, during a visit to Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre today. “Sweden is pleased with the contribution we’ve made to Canada’s health care system,” said… Read More »Swedish Business News
AT-WILL EMPLOYMENT DOCTRINE IN THE US LAW Please find attached above a link to a legal column written by Steve Suneson, ESq. Partner of Kavinoky Cook LLP and published in Affärsvärlden. The topic is the at-will employment doctrine in US law and related considerations for Swedish companies who have, or may be considering hiring, employees… Read More »Swedish Companies and employees in the US
Mr. Preger has 32 years senior level Executive Search experience gained from a myriad of industries including the energy, automotive and aerospace sectors. He has also acted as an advisor to the CEO’s of a number of publicly listed companies, in Canada, the US, France and in Sweden. With headquarters in Toronto and operations in… Read More »Welcoming People Talent, George Preger.