New Brunswick Multimedia http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia.html New Brunswick Multimedia Kognitiv Spark to create up to 12 new jobs in Fredericton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-09_01.jpg.html Kognitiv Spark, an industrial mixed reality company, will create up to 12 new jobs with support from the provincial government. From left: Coun. Bruce Grandy, City of Fredericton; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; company CEO Yan Simard; Tyson Johnson, chief operating officer of CyberNB; and Richard Larin, business development executive, Opportunities NB. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 International Appalachian Trail at Mount Carleton recognized as Signature Trail http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-08_04.jpg.html The International Appalachian Trail at Mount Carleton has been added to the list of 11 Signature Trails highlighted in the recently announced Trails Action Plan. From left: Coun. Martine Côté, Town of Saint-Quentin; Jocelyne Querry-Bossé, Saint Quentin deputy mayor; Labour, Employment and Population Growth Minister Gilles LePage; Marie-Josée Valcourt, acting director, Mount Carleton Provincial Park; and New Brunswick Trails Council president Jim Fournier. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Investment of $1.5 million in Hillsborough arena upgrades http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-08_03.jpg.html The federal, provincial and municipal governments are combining to invest more than $1.5 million in upgrades to the community arena in Hillsborough. From left: Fundy Royal MP Alaina Lockhart; Mayor Barry Snider; and Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Cvent to create up to 25 new jobs in Fredericton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-08_02.jpg.html Cvent, a meetings, events and hospitality management technology provider, will expand its operations in Fredericton and create up to 25 new jobs within the next three years with support from the provincial government. From left: Tyson Johnson, chief operating officer of CyberNB; Stephen Lund, CEO of Opportunities NB; Pardeep Mannakkara, senior vice-president and chief information officer of Cvent; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; and Erin Clendenning, business development officer with Opportunities NB. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Investment in Riverside-Albert infrastructure project http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-08_01.jpg.html The federal, provincial and municipal governments are combining to invest more than $24,000 in the installation of water sampling stations in Riverside-Albert. From left: Fundy Royal MP Alaina Lockhart; Mayor Jim Campbell; and Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Construction of new community centre underway http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-03_01.jpg.html Construction is underway on Hanwell’s new community centre thanks to over $2.3 million in federal, provincial and municipal investments. From left: deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Hanwell Mayor Chris Melvin; and New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig. Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Early learning and child care facilities in Moncton area receive one-time grants http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-02_03.jpg.html A total of 152 early learning and child care facilities in the Moncton region have benefited from $931,722 under the provincial government’s One-Time Quality Improvement Grant program. From left: Moncton East MLA Monique LeBlanc; Nichole Richard, early childhood educator; Janet Perry, executive director of Miracles at First Child Care Centre; and Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 New Brunswick to be home of Health and Technology District Atlantic http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-02_02.jpg.html New Brunswick has been identified by Surrey BC’s Health and Technology District as the location for the first phase of its Atlantic Canadian division. With this initiative, Saint John is poised to become the hub for digital health in Atlantic Canada. From left: Saint John Mayor Don Darling; Saint John-Rothesay MP Wayne Long; Economic Development Minister Francine Landry, who is also minister responsible for Opportunities NB; Premier Brian Gallant; Rowena Rizzotti, vice-president of health care and innovation, Health and Technology District; Robert MacKinnon, vice-president of the University of New Brunswick, Saint john campus; and Health Minister Benoît Bourque. Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Early learning and child care facilities in Edmundston area receive one-time grants http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-02_01.JPG.html A total of 36 early learning and child care facilities in the Edmundston region have benefited from $211,874 under the provincial government’s One-Time Quality Improvement Grant program. Among those participating in the announcement were Josée Picard, director and owner of Garderie la petite famille; Madawaska-Restigouche MP René Arseneault; and Economic Development Minister Francine Landry. Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Investments in infrastructure project in Shippagan http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-01_01.jpg.html The provincial and federal governments are investing almost $340,000 in a new infrastructure project in Shippagan. From left: Agriculture, Mines and Rural Affairs Minister Wilfred Roussel; Shippagan Mayor Anita Savoie Robichaud; and Acadie-Bathurst MP Serge Cormier. Wed, 01 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 CGS Canada to create up to 100 jobs in Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.07.2018-07-31_03.jpg.html Computer Generated Solutions Canada Ltd., a subsidiary of CGS, is expanding operations at its office in Saint John, creating up to 100 new jobs over the next four years with support from the provincial government. From left: Premier Brian Gallant; Doug Stephen, senior vice-president for Canada, Computer Generated Solutions; Phil Friedman, president and CEO, Computer Generated Solutions; Steve Milbury, director of Priority Opportunities, Opportunities NB; and Saint John Mayor Don Darling. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Investment in SimpTek Technologies http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.07.2018-07-31_02.jpg.html SimpTek Technologies, an energy management technology company, plans to expand with investments from the provincial government and the New Brunswick Innovation Foundation. From left: Ray Fitzpatrick, director of Investments, New Brunswick Innovation Foundation; Economic Development Minister Francine Landry; Asif Hasan, chief executive officer, SimpTek Technologies; Keelon Gagnon, chief operating officer, SimpTek Technologies; and Traci Simmons, vice-president of Strategy and Stake Holder Relations, Opportunities NB. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Early learning and child care facilities in the Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula region receive one-time grant http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.07.2018-07-31_01.JPG.html A total of 63 early learning and childcare facilities in the Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula regions have benefited from $304,337 under the provincial government’s One-Time Quality Improvement Grant program. Photo shows Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Agriculture technology company to create up to 31 jobs in Fredericton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.07.2018-07-30_02.jpg.html Resson, an agriculture technology company, is creating up to 31 new jobs over the next three years with support from the provincial government. From left: Traci Simmons, vice-president of Strategy and Stakeholder Relations, Opportunities NB; Peter Goggin, vice-president of Operations, Resson Aerospace; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Rishin Behl, chief technology Officer for Resson Aerospace. Mon, 30 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Maritime Door and Window to expand and create jobs in Moncton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.07.2018-07-30_01.jpg.html Maritime Door and Window Ltd., a manufacturer and retailer in Moncton, is undertaking a $150,000 capital expansion with support from the provincial government. The expansion will result in the creation of six new full-time jobs. From left: Moncton East MLA Monique LeBlanc; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Mike Mann, president of Maritime Door and Window and Yves Maillet, vice-president of business growth, Opportunities NB. Mon, 30 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Saint John receives Foreign Trade Zone Point designation http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.07.2018-07-27_03.jpg.html Saint John today received federal designation as a Foreign Trade Zone Point, which allows companies to import goods, assemble and store them and re-export them without taxes or duties. From left: Port Saint John CEO Jim Quinn; Energy and Resource Development Minister Rick Doucet; Grand Bay-Westfield Mayor Grace Losier; Rothesay Mayor Nancy Grant; Saint John Mayor Don Darling; Quispamsis Coun. Emil Olsen; and Saint John-Rothesay MP Wayne Long. Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Thu, 09 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300