NewsResults Found: 10Tuesday, June 20, 2017The Alberta government wanted stronger and more unions in the province. Passing Bill 17: Alberta’s Fair and Family Friendly Workplaces this month will certainly advance that agenda. To the winner has gone the spoils. Read the full article hereWednesday, June 07, 2017The Board of Directors of the Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the hiring of Robin Bobocel for the position of Chief Executive Officer. Click Here to read the news release .Categories: Chamber, Community, Press ReleaseWednesday, March 01, 2017Cross-border trade with US important for business on both sides of the border. Ken Kobly comments on Premier Notley's Washington trip to promote trade with Alberta business. Click here to see the Globe and Mail articleCategories: Chamber, Economic, PoliticalThursday, February 02, 2017ACC President & CEO Ken Kobly has been in the news advocating what Alberta business wants to see in the upcoming provincial and federal budgets. Find out more in these recent interviews: Jan. 20, 2017 - Calgary Herald. Varcoe: Business groups shut out of NDP pre-budget meetings Jan. 14, 2017 - 7:06 am with radio host Peter Watts on the 770 News Talk Audio Vault ACC President & CEO Ken ...read moreThursday, October 20, 2016Chris Varcoe, Calgary Herald "Notley preaches stability, but job losses keep coming." Ken Kobly and Calgary Chamber President & CEO Adam Legge comment on provincial policy and how that connects to the current realities of Alberta business and the economy during Small Business Week 2016. Read the full articleCategories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, PoliticalAlberta Venture: Ken Kobly speaks to challenges facing small business during Small Business Week 2016.Wednesday, October 19, 2016Ken Kobly expounds on the big challenges facing small business: "We’re headed in the right direction, but it’s still uncharted waters." Read the article in Alberta Venture Magazine.Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, PoliticalWednesday, October 05, 2016Edmonton Journal Opinion: Ripple effects from permanent tanker moratorium will be nationwide. Ken Kobly on consultation with Canadians regarding the Government of Canada's proposed oil tanker moratorium off B.C.'s coastline.Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Human InterestThursday, July 07, 2016Opinion: Canada can live up to its promise with updated internal trade deal. Ken Kobly speaks to the importance of reducing internal barriers to trade and maintaining Alberta's position as an internal free trade leader. Read the articleCategories: Political, EconomicMonday, July 04, 2016Click here to view ACC Press ReleaseCategories: Chamber, Community, Press ReleaseThursday, June 30, 2016Election Promise Kept, But With What Consequences? Nobody Knows. ACC responds to the Government of Alberta's announcement to increase Alberta's minimum wage to $15 by 2018. View the ACC's Media Release.