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Founded in 1976, the Business Council of Canada is a not-for-profit, non-partisan organization representing business leaders in every region and sector of the country. The Council’s member companies employ 1.7 million Canadians, contribute the largest share of federal corporate taxes, and are responsible for most of Canada’s exports, corporate philanthropy, and private-sector investments in research and development. Through supply chain partnerships, service contracts and mentoring programs, Business Council members support many hundreds of thousands of small businesses and entrepreneurs in communities of all sizes, in every part of Canada. Please connect with us on LinkedIn or Twitter and subscribe to our recently launched podcast, Speaking of Business.

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University of Toronto profiles Task Force call to build workforce of the future

January 13, 2020

The University of Toronto spoke with Goldy Hyder about the role businesses and post-secondary institutions play in powering Canada’s economy. Read more here.

The Business Council is Hiring | Vice President Communications

January 6, 2020

We are looking to hire a Vice President Communications to provide strategic communications advice and support to the President and CEO and the Council team.  ...

Goldy Hyder with Jon Erlichman on BNN Bloomberg

December 17, 2019

"Goldy Hyder, president and CEO of the Business Council of Canada, provides the business community's perspective on the federal government's fiscal update." Watch the interview ...

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