Progressive Planet welcomes Lacey to board
Vancouver-based Progressive Planet Solutions has announced the appointment of Peter Lacey as an independent member of its board of directors. Lacey’s record in directing the expansion of firms includes the development of Cervus Equipment Corporation into a firm with 64 global dealerships. Progressive Planet has developed low carbon, pozzolan-based, cementing products to replace Portland Cement and fly ash in concrete.
Federal leaders in final week of campaign
With six days to go before the federal election, the three main leaders have announced their itineraries for today. According to the Canadian Press, Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole will be in Russell, Ont. for an announcement and then Ottawa where he will hold a virtual town hall for voters in Atlantic Canada. NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh will make an announcement in Toronto on the cost of cellphone bills and will attend a campaign event in Kitchener, Ont. and later another in Windsor, Ont. Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau will make an announcement in Richmond, B.C.
NORCAT hosts mining tech exhibition
Mining technology company NORCAT has announced it will host a tech exhibition in an operating underground mine in Sudbury, Ont. from Sept. 26 to 29. The event, billed as Mining Transformed, will be held at the NORCAT Underground Centre.
CF launches TikTok campaign
Cadillac Fairview yesterday launched a new TikTok campaign to inspire Canadians to return to their favourite retail locations. Directed by director-editor Sean Cartwright, the CF TikTok campaign features the theme “Rediscover that feeling” and invites shoppers to “engage in moments of cheer and rediscover that feeling of positivity and togetherness.”