Northumberland Manufacturers Association Celebrates 15 Years


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Baker Tilly is a leading advisory, tax and assurance firm whose specialized professionals guide clients through an ever-changing business world, helping them win now and anticipate tomorrow. 
Manufacturing and the movement of product is the backbone of this country. Our understanding of the process and our wide breadth of business advisory services are what separate us from our peers.


BDC is Canada’s business development bank. From over 100 business centres across the country, BDC promotes entrepreneurship by providing highly tailored financing, venture capital and consulting services to entrepreneurs. BDC works with entrepreneurs in all industries, through all economic cycles and focuses on helping small and medium sized businesses in their development projects, local and global.

Bel-Con Design-Builders

For over 40 years Bel-Con Design-Builders has been successfully providing clients in the Northumberland region with design-build, project management and construction management services for both conventional and pre-engineered steel Butler® buildings.

Brighton and District Chamber of Commerce

Established in 1994, the Chamber’s objective is to promote and improve trade and commerce and the economic, civic, and social welfare of the district served by the organization. The Chamber serves the Municipality of Brighton, Colborne and Cramahe Township, and the Murray Ward of Quinte West. It is a nonprofit, membership-generated organization based on promoting economic development and tourism for all businesses in the district.


Cambium is a consulting and engineering company offering environmental, geotechnical, building sciences, and construction monitoring services. Our team of engineers and technicians specialize in services specific to the manufacturing and industrial sector needs relating to the Environmental Compliance Approvals (ECA) application/amendment and approval process. Cambium can also assist with any additional work that may be required related to an ECA based on the needs of the facility for required by the Ministry. We works with a variety of manufacturers of varying complexity and uniqueness to ensure their operations are comply with regulations and without any adverse effects on the environment or individuals. Cambium is an employee-owned company with five office locations to meet our client needs in Central and Eastern Ontario.

Compressed Air Solutions Inc.

Compressed Air Solutions

AIR IS FREE…until you compress it! With more than a combined 50 years expertise in sales, service and preventative maintenance of compressed air systems, Compressed Air Solutions wants to be your ONE-STOP for all your Compressed Air needs. Compressed Air Solutions is the amalgamation of a successful Air Dryer Sales/Services Company with a new Compressor Sales/Services Company. We have a team of industry experts in the fields of air compressors and blowers, air dryers, breathing air systems, air audits and nitrogen generation. You may already know our sales and service team as they have been in the industry for over a combined 40 years and Compressed Air Solutions stands by their service standards and customer commitment Our factory trained compressor and refrigeration mechanics are available 24/7 to ensure your compressed air priority is our top priority. We understand how important 100% uptime is to you and our service team is committed to providing you ONE-STOP service and support for all your compressed air needs.

Contact North | Contact Nord

Get your degree, diploma or certificate or upgrade your skills online without leaving your community.

Through its 112 online learning centres across Ontario, including the Cobourg, Northumberland County Centre, Contact North | Contact Nord supports residents in 600 small, remote, rural, Indigenous and Francophones communities across the province to access online programs and courses from Ontario’s:

  • 24 public colleges
  • 22 public universities
  • 9 Aboriginal institutes
  • 76 district school boards
  • 230 literacy and basic skills training providers
  • 100+ skills development training providers
  • The Cobourg – Northumberland County Centre is located at 600 William Street, Suite 200. The Centre can be reached toll free 1-855-361-1421 or via email

    Durham College


    For almost four decades, Durham College has offered job-focused programs, accomplished professors, quality-driven innovation, student success and superior accountability. Its unique educational facilities - on both the Oshawa and Whitby campuses - include the Integrated Manufacturing Centre, the Centre for Food, and, a state-of-the-art health lab, and a plumbing mezzanine to name a few.

    Durham Recruiting


    A full-service agency providing all recruiting related services including our exclusive Temp-To-HireTM Program for our manufacturing clients. All candidates are fully vetted and matched to our partners for overall fit.

    Fleming College


    Fleming College serves the Lakeshore community by offering educational opportunities and training for job readiness as well as to enhance current and future employment opportunities. These courses and programs are offered on a full-time or part-time basis.

    Global Point Energy

    The Global Point group of companies operates out of the former Appleton Papers 165,000 square foot facility on Braidwood Avenue, offering warehousing services to companies such as General Electric, Ventra, Minute Maid, Molson’s, Covia mines .GPL also has a 40,000 sq. ft. indoor full service self-storage value-added component that is tailored to small business and personal items.

    Over the years, our business has grown to include a full realm of logistics activities such as vendor management, kitting and assembly, quality inspection, and inventory control. Global Point logistics helps companies stay lean in our ever-changing global competitive landscape.

    In 2006, recognizing sustainability through power savings is key to being competitive on the global stage. Global Point expanded into the field of renewable energy. Going “green” with fiscal responsibility is our mission, and Global Point Energy (GPE) was established to pursue this interest.

    GPE became actively involved in several major solar projects, such as the development of the 10 MW, 50 million dollar Lilly Lake solar farm in Peterborough, and the 30 MW, 150 million dollar Stardale solar farm in Hawkesbury.

    GPE is an established full-service EPC (Engineer-Procure-Construct) contractor offering commercial scale roof-top PV systems. With an installed base of over 220 projects, we also built, own, and operate six large roof-top power plants . GPE has a total capacity of 1300 KW, that includes a 500 KW system on our Braidwood facility. GPE has a wealth of knowledge and experience for assisting manufactures to develop solar strategies that hedge against rising energy costs.

    Hartrans Cartage Services Ltd

    Hartrans offers premium level service throughout Ontario, Quebec and USA; with the flexibility and focus to maximize customer production and warehousing efficiencies through the consistent, on time delivery of your goods.

    Services include general TL service; dedicated fleet service (tanker, temperature controlled tandem and tridem vans); and long and short term storage trailer rentals. Hartrans is IronApple certified for food product shippers and licensed to haul hazardous materials.

    Hill County Property Services

    Hill County Property Services believes in being the best in our industry, going beyond your expectations and insuring your satisfaction. Professional, uniform staff are the first sign you’ve made the right choice, state of the art equipment maintained and serviced daily to insure the best most efficient service possible. Quality control in the way of daily team meetings to deliver your requests and needs directly to the individuals providing the services and monthly inspections by operations managers to maintain service quality. Seeing the same team every service visit allows you the peace of mind that the task is reliably done.


    Industrial & Construction Safety Solutions, a sister company to Levac Supply Ltd, opened in July of 2011. ICSS offers a variety of health and safety training courses, human resources training, and consulting services to meet industrial and construction health and safety requirements. Some of our training courses include: WHMIS, Fall Protection, Confined Space, etc. ICSS has training facilities in both Kingston and Brockville and courses may be held in these facilities and/or at the customer’s location.

    Our dynamic and diverse team of safety professionals have 25-35 years of industrial and/or construction safety experience. Complementing our team are Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (C.R.S.P.), Professional Engineers, Stationary Engineers, Human Resource Professionals, Class “A” Mechanics, Electrical and Instrumentation Technicians, Ergonomic Specialist, a Kinesiologist, Fire Suppression Specialist, Fire Fighters, Fitness and Health & Wellness Trainer/Consultant.

    Kawartha Manufacturers’ Association

    Striving for World Class Manufacturing, the Kawartha Manufacturers’ Association is a volunteer group of manufacturers in the beautiful Kawartha Lakes area (Peterborough and Lindsay).

    To increase the competitiveness and competencies of manufacturers in the Kawarthas by:

    • Providing a forum for sharing information, ideas and resources;
    • Promoting continuous improvement through education in contemporary management and manufacturing practices;
    • Improving the appreciation of manufacturing and its contribution to regional quality of life;
    • Improving links between education, other manufacturers and government.


    KLAR solutions develop secure, robust and scalable custom business apps. We use an agile development process to help you build innovative business solutions tailored to your unique business needs.

    Whether you currently have paper processes that you want to turn digital, or have a patchwork of software solutions that would work better as a unit, we can help.

    We are a small, local business that are passionate about making simple user interfaces to deal with complex business logic. If you are currently running your business on collections of ever expanding and complex spreadsheets, you owe it to yourself and your business to give us a call!

    Lakeland Occupational Health & Safety Group

    Lakeland Occupational Health and Safety Group offers a wide range of relevant occupational health and safety training. We are dedicated to providing quality training for all of our clients and place a high value on your satisfaction. Every course is developed to meet CSA, provincial legislation and other applicable standards. Guaranteeing Workplace Safety Guarantee a safe workplace and healthy work environment by ensuring that everyone in your organization respects safe work practices. Our expertise helps companies succeed in business and safety.

    As a business owner you are responsible for all aspects of health and safety. Your business is susceptible to the risks associated with lack of specific knowledge to identify workplace hazards, lack of processes and people in place, or lack of time in the work day to look after health and safety. These issues can lead to costly Ministry of Labour fines, worker injuries or even possible fatalities. We Help You Stay Compliant.

    Loyalist Training and Knowledge Centre (LTKC)


    Loyalist Training and Knowledge Centre (LTKC), the Corporate Training Division of Loyalist College, offers practical, hands-on workplace learning and performance solutions that enable organizations to meet their specific business goals and objectives. We have hundreds of courses available, which can be found at or we can work with your organization to customize programs to suit your requirements. Programs can be delivered on site at your facility or within our classrooms at Loyalist College. LTKC also offers employment testing, coaching and consulting services. For further information, please contact LTKC at 613-969-1913 ext. 2294 or 1-888-569-2547 or at .


    Netmechanics is a cyber security software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that helps small and medium sized businesses manage and monitor their cyber risks with a focus on the human side of security.

    The cyber risks that businesses face comes from the combination of people, processes, management and technology. Minimizing the risks means taking a new, comprehensive approach that engages everyone in your organization, from senior management to front-line staff. Netmechanics offers the platform to make this possible, and enables businesses to implement faster, more affordably, and much easier than ever before.

    Northumberland Central Chamber of Commerce

    Northumberland Central Chamber of

    The Northumberland Central Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit, voluntary membership organization that serves to provide a unified voice for business. With over 300 Members, the Northumberland Central Chamber of Commerce has representation encompassing the large and diverse business community that operates in the Town of Cobourg, the Township of Alnwick/Haldimand and Hamilton Township.

    Northumberland Community Futures
    Development Corporation

    Northumberland Community Futures Development

    Northumberland CFDC is a federally funded not-for-profit corporation that provides access to capital, business counseling, and community economic development initiatives. It is also the administrator, in Northumberland County, of the Eastern Ontario Development Fund — a $10 million Government of Canada initiative which seeks to promote socio-economic development in rural Eastern Ontario.

    Northumberland County, Economic Development

    Northumberland County

    Northumberland County Economic Development was established to promote economic growth in the area through new business investment. Its mission is to work in cooperation with business, industry, government and education to facilitate new business investment and economic stability. The department works closely with a number of local economic development organizations to achieve this mandate.

    Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure

    Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and

    The Ministry’s Business Advisors work with companies by assessing their current situation, supporting development of future plans and providing options for achieving their goals. They link firms with the right people, information and business resources to enhance competitiveness and profitability.

    Part Time CFO Services Inc.

    Working with family and private businesses, the Part Time CFO Services team solves financial and business challenges at a fraction of the cost of a full time CFO or General Manager. They are proven team players who will increase profitability, reduce overall business risk and bring valuable insights to the business.



    PeopleReady Belleville, Oshawa and Peterborough are part of a national branch network of over 800 locations. We have been a leader in temporary staffing for over 25 years; putting thousands of people to work every day. We know what our customers need and we work hard to recruit and match workers to those needs.

    Our teams in the local 3 branches have solid tenure and local connections to help you fill your temporary or permanent job needs. Despite having a high ratio of right match, dispatch; we still provide a ‘President’s Guarantee’ that we find you a suitable person to fill your described need or you do not get billed. Details in our service agreement.


    Pinchin provides solution-focused services and training to help our clients balance business goals with an understanding of their natural & built environments. As a leader in the Canadian market, we have a team of Environmental, Occupational Health & Safety professionals spanning coast to coast who offer a multi-disciplinary approach made up of Certified Industrial Hygienists (CIH), Registered Occupational Hygienists (ROH), Professional Engineers, Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (CRSP) & Lead Auditors (CEA, EMS (LA) who all offer in-depth knowledge, identify and manage risks, and ensure you are informed and compliant with local, provincial, and federal regulations that impact your bottom line.

    Port Hope and District Chamber of Commerce

    Port Hope and District Chamber of

    Established in 1874, The Port Hope and District Chamber of Commerce is Port Hope’s leading business organization providing maximum value to its membership by being responsive to member’s needs. The Chamber is recognized as the ‘Voice of Business’ dedicated to Port Hope’s economic development and business prosperity.


    Musuloskeletal Disorders (MSDs) are the most common type of injury in Ontario workplaces, accounting for more than 40% of workplace injuries and costing Ontario employers more than $1 billion annually.  PROergonomics is an ergonomic consulting company dedicated to helping companies reduce the costs and risks associated with musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) by providing comprehensive ergonomic assessment services.  Our consultants identify hazards and evaluate risk, provide practical recommendations for change, assist with return to work cases and deliver engaging awareness training in all industries and office environments.

    Quinte Manufacturers Association

    The Quinte Manufacturers Association is a regeneration of the former Quinte District Manufacturers Association previously the Quinte District Superintendents’ Association. The Council is comprised of local industry leaders and is a forum for discussing and addressing issues common to all manufacturers in the Greater Bay of Quinte Region.

    RDP Associates

    RDP Associates works with both start-up and established companies across a wide range of business sectors to obtain various forms of government funding. Government funding programs that RDP specializes in include tax credits (entitlement programs which reimburse eligible expenses through rebates) and grants (either repayable or non-repayable government contributions toward eligible expenses, awarded to select businesses meeting program criteria).RDP is distinctly different from its competitors, because it has its own in-house technical analysts, who have specialization in different business verticals

    Resolution Staffing Inc.


    Resolution Staffing Inc. is Northumberland’s premier, full-service Staffing Agency. Locally owned and operated, we pride ourselves on placing top quality candidates and we stand behind our placements. Dedicated to providing you with Top Talent and Skilled Professionals, Resolution Staffing Inc. will recruit staff suitable for your unique environment. We specialize in the Administrative, Accounting, Manufacturing, Construction, Skilled Trades, and Technical Fields. We can offer a variety of different options from Direct Hire, Contract Solutions or Temp to Perm options. Contact us to discuss your needs in detail and we will customize a plan that works for you.

    RBC Royal Bank

    RBC Royal

    RBC is Canada’s largest bank as measured by assets and market capitalization and one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies. RBC provides personal and commercial banking, wealth management services, insurance, corporate and investment banking and transaction processing services on a global basis. It employs approximately 69,000 people who serve more than 14 million personal, business and public sector clients.


    Scotiabank specializes in helping manufacturing clients achieve their goals and will provide trusted advice and innovative solutions to finance day-to-day requirements, manage cash flow, finance growth, increase efficiency, reduce costs or manage risk related to commodity prices and currency fluctuations.

    Scotiabank is dedicated to helping its clients become better off.  The Commercial Banking team is a group of professionals that has built its reputation as leaders by putting knowledge of business to work for our clients.

    St. John Ambulance

    We help Canadians improve their health, safety and quality of life by providing training and community service. We carry out our mission through community service, and first aid, and CPR training.

    Community Services volunteers include uniformed members who serve communities across Canada, providing first aid and emergency response support, as well as improving the quality of life for people confined to a health care facility through our Therapy Dog visitation program. Our volunteers contribute millions of hours to Canadian communities each year.

    First aid and CPR training comprises instructors, volunteers and staff who provide high-quality first aid training and products. Under the guidance of our network of medical and health care professionals, St. John Ambulance is the national leader, setting the standard for training in first aid,CPR and other lifesaving skills.

    Town of Cobourg

    The Town of Cobourg’s Economic Development Team is here to open doors and help connect you to the resources you need to keep your business healthy and growing. Whether it’s strategic planning, financing, training or selecting a new site, we can help. We will bring the right people to your door and the resources you require to grow your business.

    Trent Hills Chamber of Commerce

    The Trent Hills Chamber of Commerce is a not for profit volunteer organization dedicated to the growth and advancement of the business and commercial climate in Campbellford, Warkworth and Hastings. As the Voice of Business, we are committed to fulfilling our mission and achieving our objectives and goals on behalf of the businesses of Trent Hills. Our Operations include Chamber of Commerce Business Centre, Visitor Information Centre, ServiceOntario Centre, Old Mill Park Docking Facility and the Direct Marketing Organization for Trent Hills.

    University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)

    University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)

    The University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) welcomed its first class in September 2003 and is Ontario’s first laptop-based university. Located in Oshawa, the University offers a wide variety of innovative, undergraduate degree programs in business and information technology, education, engineering and applied science, health science, social science, and science.

    Watton Employment Services Inc.

    Watton Employment

    Watton Employment Services Inc. (WES) offers cost-free services to employers including job postings, employer access to funding to offset training costs and recruitment services. Head Office is located at 9 Elgin St. East in Cobourg, Ontario. We also have offices in Whitby and Peterborough, as well as satellite locations in Colborne and Roseneath.

    Workforce Development Board

    The Workforce Development Board is a not for profit organization founded in 1997. It is funded by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) to provide the following services:

    • labour market information;
    • coordinate employment and training services;
    • engage employer communities.

Northumberland Manufacturers Association Celebrates 15 Years

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Canada Candy Company Established in 2017, our focus is to create a bulk candy company that embraces the evolving needs of our customers/retailers and buying habits of our consumers. Visit

MinTech Marketing Founded in 1998 in Campbellford, Ontario, owners Dale and Wendy have set out in becoming the main recycler for local businesses and agriculture. Visit

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