Monthly Archives: May 2012

Social Media and the Business Community

By Garry Lobsinger, General Manager, and Sheri Maguire, Office Manager, Stratford & District Chamber of Commerce Facebook is a critical social media tool for any non-profit organization because it is a great way to connect with other organizations and supporters which otherwise might … Continue reading…

Tale of Three Cities

By Naeem Khan, Manager of IT & Business Systems, City of Stratford Many of you might not know me so I thought to provide a brief introduction.  I was born in the capital City of Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.   A small, green city with vibrant … Continue reading…

Get ‘Smart’!

By Anita Gaffney, Administrative Director, Stratford Shakespeare Festival I’ve often puzzled over the meaning of the word “smart.” When someone observes, “He is smart,” my mind instantly races for a definition of the word “smart.” Does it mean they’ve read … Continue reading…

ICF Institute in Stratford

The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) a New York-based think tank that studies and enables the economic and social development of cities and communities worldwide, and designates the world’s 21 most Intelligent Communities each year, announced its first international Institute for … Continue reading…

Stratford hosts 4th annual ‘Canada 3.0′ digital media conference

By Kevin Tuer, Managing Director, Canadian Digital Media Network For the fourth year in a row, on April 25-26, Stratford hosted Canada 3.0, the nation’s premier digital media forum. And again the Canadian Digital Media Network, the event’s organizers, was … Continue reading…