A day in the life of Danny D'Amours

Fixing up NB Power

There has been much debate about NB Power and its role as either the core of New Brunswick’s future wealth as a key component of the “energy hub” or as an inefficient debt laden albatross around New Brunswicker’s necks. As ex-premier Shawn Graham quickly discovered, New Brunswickers have strong feelings when it comes to NB […]

July 9th, 2012 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Atlantic Canada, Business, Economics, New Brunswick | no comments

A unification of NB IT associations?

Will the New Brunswick Information Technology sector finally have a strong and unified voice to speak for them?

March 31st, 2011 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Business, New Brunswick, Tech | no comments

New Pita Pit open on Fredericton Northside

A new Pita Pit location has recently opened up on Fredericton’s northside on Brookside Drive in the newly developed West Hills Plaza across the street from the Brookside Mall. Being the second Pita Pit location in the city after the York Street location means that people in the area are already familiar with the product […]

January 27th, 2011 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Business, Fredericton | no comments

Let your ideas breakthru

NB Innovation Foundation is holding a business plan competition for New Brunswick entrepreneurs with great ideas that they would like to see funded. Over $250,000 in cash and services are available to the competition winners.

January 5th, 2011 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Business, New Brunswick | no comments

Eliminating the penny?

Should Canada get rid of the penny? There are many reasons why they should.

January 3rd, 2011 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Business, Economics | one comment

Research In Motion buys QNX

Research in Motion makers of the ever popular Blackberry has announced that it has purchased QNX Software Systems from Harman international. QNX which is based in Ottawa, Ontario was formed in 1980 and is a leading provider of embedded systems. QNX has a very strong real-time operating system (RTOS) and has especially been a strong […]

April 12th, 2010 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Business, Tech | no comments

New Best Buy store for Fredericton?

It appears that a new Best Buy big box store is slated to open in Fredericton. Is Fredericton gaining ground in the war to attract retailers?

September 23rd, 2009 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Business, Fredericton | 11 comments

PQA to grow its software testing business by 300 jobs

Fredericton based software testing and quality assurance vendor PQA is growing its company by 300 people over the next few years. What do they do and why are they growing?

June 16th, 2009 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Business, Fredericton, New Brunswick | no comments

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