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Annual Report 2021: Charting a Path Together

Emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic as a better, more prosperous Region.

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In business, disruption and innovation are two sides of the same coin. 

In the 2020-2021 fiscal year, the Region’s businesses continued to grapple with the largest disruption in the Board’s more than 175-year history: the pandemic.  

As such, this annual report – organized around the theme of Charting a Path Together – highlights how this moment of disruption also yields opportunities for innovation and creating solutions for the challenges facing businesses. 

Insights in the report include: 

  • The impact of the Board’s early pandemic advocacy 

  • Continued actions to revitalize business districts, including details on new major Board initiatives 

  • Updates on trusted Board business support programs and spotlights on new networking and mentoring resources 

  • The scope of advocacy, research and policy work 

  • Appreciation for the Board’s list of expert speakers, trusted partners, dedicated board of directors and committed staff 

Download our 2021 Annual Report

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