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676 Monarch Avenue #10, Ajax Ontario L1S 4S2

CGTA’s Ignite a Life 2020!

It will be a fun-filled night with dinner and entertainment!  There will opportunities to meet and mingle with new and current members and some of CGTA’s newly formed board of advisors!! There will be delicious food by our own fusion...

Business Expo

Business Expo

CGTA, and the Wedding Industry Covid-19 Response

They said “I Do” but now you can’t? Spring and Fall are the busiest seasons for weddings. There is so much planning to make this life event memorable, not to mention huge financial investments into the special day. The list...

Facebook LIVE with Frankie Flowers

Please join us LIVE with Frankie Flowers and learn his tips and tricks for your garden to bloom.

CGTA’s Covid-19 Truck Launch

Please join us for the official launch of Connecting GTA’s Covid-19 truck featuring our club members Sathy Pathmanathan, Keith Venu T, Kubes Navaratnam, Prem Eswara, Angela Baltkois, John Russell, Morris Jul, Vithu Ramachandran, Mayuran Tharmabalan, Sharmila Perera, Ranjith Kones and Angelo Pucci.

CGTA’s Truck 2 Launch

Please join us for the official launch of Connecting GTA’s second truck featuring Ramachandran Law and Mayuran Tharmabalan.

Implementing OKR (Objective & Key Results)

Now is the perfect time to review your business’s OKR. How to use OKR in your business in the crisis and beyond to create robust goals (OKRs) will bring clarity and focus to your team. Join us for this informational...

Business Model Innovation

How confident are you with your current business model?  I will walk you through how leaders should think about business model innovation in uncertain -times. Testing new business models can help companies prepare for the future. Join us for this...

How do you solve problems faster and better in a global crisis?

What do you do when you don’t know what to do next? Join us for this practical webinar and learn how to solve problems & innovate using a simple process and asking questions such as “How Might We?” This seminar...

Business Strategy Design

What is your strategy to win in tough times? Learn to design strategy for challenging times and beyond to continue having a successful business.  Join us for this informational webinar and learn how to make proper strategic choices by using...

Protecting yourself from the unknown

How strong is your Operational foundation?

Are you looking for ways to successfully lead your business through these uncertain & chaotic times. Join us for this informational webinar and learn how to implement a simple business process and tools to be successful. This seminar is being...

Kaizen Continuous Improvement

Kaizen is an approach to creating continuous improvement based on the idea that small, ongoing positive changes can reap major improvements. Typically, it is based on cooperation and commitment and stands in contrast to approaches that use radical changes or...

CGTA’s Bowlathon 2020

Connecting GTA Presents, Bowlathon 2020! This will be one of our signature events throughout the year to bring together our members and create opportunities to network and build relationships! We have 2O spots available for teams. This will be first...

Emerging threats due to Covid-19 and cyber attacks

Connecting GTA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Emerging threats due to Covid-19 and cyber attacks Time: Mar 30, 2020 11:00 AM Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/242294857 Meeting ID: 242 294 857

Managing and growing your business in our “New Normal”

Connecting GTA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Managing and growing your business in our "New Normal" Time: Mar 30, 2020 12:30 PM Join Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/348950304  

Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile for Better Visibility

Connecting GTA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile for Better Visibility Time: Mar 26, 2020 2:00 PM Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/126377370 Meeting ID: 126 377 370

Dealing with the anxiety of unknown

Connecting GTA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Dealing with the anxiety of unknown by Benson Lai. Benson is currently a mental health coach with the Canadian Mental Health Association, specializing in cognitive behavioral therapy treatment for...

Managing and Pivoting During a Time of Crisis

Special Guest: David Tsubouchi, Former Cabinet Minister Date and Time: Sunday March 22, 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am Link: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/785744101 Meeting ID: 785 744 101

Guidance for Businesses and Employers

Special Guest: Gary Anandasangaree, Member of Parliament Date and Time: Thursday March 19, 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Link: https://zoom.us/j/726870914 Meeting ID: 726 870 917

CGTA 2019 STAR AWARDS

How to Stay Strong During COVID-19

Date and Time: Sunday March 15, 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am Link: https://zoom.us/j/991288992 Meeting ID: 991 288 992

Fraud Prevention Awareness with Officer Martin Franssen

Canadians reported more than 113 million dollars lost to fraud schemes in 2018. When you consider it is estimated at best only 5% of all victims ever report victimization the true losses are incredible. Pathwise Credit Union (formerly AWCCU) is...

Breakfast Meeting with Marilyn Gladu

Connecting GTA members are invited for a breakfast meeting Marilyn Gladu. Marilyn is a professional engineer by trade, with 32 years of global business experience in oil, gas, and chemical engineering. She is seeking the leadership of the Conservative Party of Canada....

Meet & Greet with Peter MacKay

Connecting GTA is pleased to invite its members to a meet and greet with Peter Mackay, who is now seeking the leadership of the Conservative Party of Canada. Mr. Mackay is a Canadian lawyer and politician. He was a Member...

Introducing Toastmasters

“A good introduction is more than your background. It can affect how the entire audience receives your message.” -Christine Holton Cashen, Certified Speaking Professional.  Attending seminars by toastmaster experts may help you become an expert on how to introduce yourself when...

Handshakes @ St. Louis

CGTA Members are invited to come enjoy the end of the work week and start the weekend! Meet some of the new members who just joined the CGTA family! RSVP

Meet & Mingle at the Virtual Reality Planet

Let's meet and mingle at the VR Planet in Ajax so we can experience virtual reality which is considered to be a specific type of reality emulation. VR Planet is Durham's top rated facility for virtual reality entertainment. Their goal...

Why an EOS Can Be a Business Game Changer?

WHY AN EOS® (ENTREPRENEURIAL OPERATING SYSTEM) CAN BE A BUSINESS GAME CHANGER? You are a business owner or a senior level executive who is grapple with some of these challenges that 95% of Business Owners experience: • Not Enough Profit...

Multi-Employer Job Fair

Richmond Hill YMCA Employment and Community Services will be hosting a Multi-Employer Job Fair on Tuesday, January 28 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ·         AMJ Campbell ·         Ai HR Solutions Inc. ·         Amazon ·         Assured Automotive ·         Big Rig Wraps Transport Truck...

Setting Goals for 2020 at Hardy John’s!

Please join us for our first meeting of 2020! We will be connecting, re-energizing, and setting goals for the new year!! Let's inspire each other to have a successful 2020!! We will have a guest speaker who will support us...

CGTA members unite to help a young refugee mom and her newborn!

Connecting GTA's Club Member approached us about Masuda, who is a 23 year-old single mother that arrived to Canada a month ago. A week after her arrival, she gave birth to a beautiful little girl who is now 11 days-old....

Coffee & Chat

The longer you’ve been in the working the world, the higher the odds that someone would have suggested you should meet with a close friend for a cup of coffee. Meeting with other entrepreneurs for coffee once in a while...

CGTA’s Ignite a Life 2019!

It will be a fun-filled night with dinner and entertainment!  There will opportunities to meet and mingle with new and current members and some of CGTA’s newly formed board of advisors!! There will be delicious food by our own fusion...

Coffee & Chat

The longer you’ve been in the working the world, the higher the odds that someone would have suggested you should meet with a close friend for a cup of coffee. Meeting with other entrepreneurs for coffee once in a while...

Kaizen – The Art of Continuous Improvement

The Kaizen concept is a key business strategy to gradually improve the processes involved with attaining a particular goal, ultimately enabling us to achieve superior quality result in less time with less efforts.

Meet & Mingle at the Shadow Eagle!

Here is an opportunity to meet and mingle with our new Connecting GTA Club Members while enjoying some great food and drinks. RSVP at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/meet-mingle-at-the-shadow-eagle-tickets-72317659065

Coffee & Chat

The longer you’ve been in the working the world, the higher the odds that someone would have suggested you should meet with a close friend for a cup of coffee. Meeting with other entrepreneurs for coffee once in a while...

Investing in the Pre-construction

Many people say that investing in pre-construction, especially in the Durham and the Greater Toronto Area becomes inherently less risky. But you must invest only into reputable builders who have a solid track record of executing and completing the projects...

Coffee & Chat

The longer you’ve been in the working the world, the higher the odds that someone would have suggested you should meet with a close friend for a cup of coffee. Meeting with other entrepreneurs for coffee once in a while...

Coffee & Chat

The longer you’ve been in the working the world, the higher the odds that someone would have suggested you should meet with a close friend for a cup of coffee. Meeting with other entrepreneurs for coffee once in a while...

Federal Election Live Results

Let's watch the 2019 federal election results live and learn everything you need to know as we elect the next Prime Minister of Canada.

Coffee & Chat

The longer you’ve been in the working the world, the higher the odds that someone would have suggested you should meet with a close friend for a cup of coffee. Meeting with other entrepreneurs for coffee once in a while...

Luxair’s Launch Party In the Falls!

Luxair team invites all Connecting GTA members to one of their Airbnb Locations in St. Catharines to join them celebrate the business launch. Luxair is a fully licensed travel agency providing worldwide travel to any destination, whether for leisure or...

Men’s Health Seminar

Prostate cancer? Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia? High PSA? From Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia to Prostate Cancer, we are able to help in assessing, diagnosing and treating naturally any and all of your prostate concerns, come find out what you can do to...

The 5 Levels of Branding Your Business.

  Connecting GTA PRESENTS - "BUILD YOUR BUSINESS. BUILD YOUR BRAND."   The 5 Levels of Branding Your Business. WHERE ARE YOU CURRENTLY? AND WHERE WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE? Engaging, Interactive Workshop by Business Coach and Keynote Speaker - Murali Murthy  Whether...

CGTA’s Summer Meet & Greet 2019

Connecting GTA Club Members are invited for the CGTA's Summer Meet & Greet on Thursday August 15, 2019 from 7:00pm to 11:00pm on the rooftop of 270 Spadina Avenue!   Event Sponsors

CGTA’s 2nd Annual BBQ

All Connecting GTA Club Members are invited for the CGTA's 2nd Annual BBQ on Monday July 15, 2019 from 5:00pm to 11:00pm. Very special thanks to the following Connecting GTA Club members for coming forward and sponsoring the BBQ.    EVENT...

Brunch with Minister Mary Ng

Please join us for a brunch with Mary Ng, Canada’s Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion. This would a be great opportunity for the club members to sit face to face with the Minister to present findings, recommendations, and priorities for...

Experience Ontario’s Parliament in action

Connecting GTA Club members will be on a guided tour of Ontario's Legislative Building, following a visit to the Legislative Chamber to watch the Legislature in session. This tour is organized by Hon. Peter Bethlenfalvy, President of the Treasury Board. .

15 Proven LinkedIn Tips for Professional Success.

15 Proven LinkedIn Tips for Professional Success. by Murali Murthy Best-selling Author. Motivational Speaker. Leadership and Career Coach. Lunch along with Coffee, Soft Drinks & Water will be served. REGISTER NOW! Learning Outline: Enhance your credentials, skills, experience and professional information Build key skills,...

Round table meeting with Mayor Brown

We are hosting a round table lunch meeting with Patrick Brown, former MP, PC Leader and the current Mayor of Brampton, to discuss number of topics.   Patrick Walter Brown is a Canadian politician who is the Mayor of Brampton...

Reducing Red Tape For a Stronger Ontario

Let's meet and listen to Rocco Rossi, President of Ontario Chamber of Commerce speak on the topic of Reducing Red Tape For a Stronger Ontario. “A successful entrepreneur and business executive, champion fundraiser, and dedicated public servant, Rocco Rossi joined the...

Vigil for victims of Sri Lanka terror attacks

A vigil for the victims of Easter Sunday’s terror attacks in Sri Lanka has been scheduled for Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm at the GCentre in Ajax. . At least 290 people lost their lives in the...

Lunch with Mayor Ryan

Join us for a round table lunch meeting with Dave Ryan, Mayor for City of Pickering to discuss various topics.   Mayor Dave Ryan was first elected to Pickering City Council in 1994. In 2003, he retired from a 33-year...

Round table meeting with Minister Hon. Peter Bethlenfalvy

Let's sit down for a round table meeting with Minister Hon. Peter Bethlenfalvy, President of the Treasury Board discuss various topics. Peter Bethlenfalvy is an international leader in the financial services sector with over 25 years of senior leadership experience in capital...

CGTA’s Sports Night

Work hard, play harder! Please join us at the GCentre to enjoy the recreation room which is equipped with a pool table, a foosball table, a ping pong table, a library, a lounge and more. This is an incredible opportunity...

Building Your Leadership Culture

Engaging, Interactive Workshop by Business Coach and Keynote Speaker - Murali Murthy The 5 Definitive Steps to Build Your Competitive Edge in the Marketplace Brand Insignificance / Ignorance / Absence Brand Awareness Brand Preference Brand Loyalty Brand Recommendation KEY LEARNING OUTCOMES: How to define and position your brand in the...

How To Burn Bridges

David Hiroshi Tsubouchi is a former politician in Ontario, Canada. He was a Progressive Conservative member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1995 to 2003, and was a cabinet minister in the governments of Mike Harris and Ernie Eves....

After 7 Business Social

Come experience an amazing experience at the state of the art 10 Pin Bowling centre in Richmond Hill, Ontario. Event Details: informal networking & registration starts at 7:30pm. Cost:  Free parking

5th Annual VanDusen Holiday Food Drive

Our club members are asked to participate on the 5th annual VanDusen Holiday Food Drive in support of the Salvation Army. Each donation of non-perishable food items earns an entry. 3 chances to win a $50 Visa card. Winners drawn...

Meetup to Connect

We will be meeting with a few key players of Durham Tamil Association, Social Services Network and Nirvana Cultural Society to introduce the NGOs and look for possible ways to grow and support each organization. If any Connecting GTA Members...

Holiday Party

Netwyn Place is hosting it's Holiday Party on December 5, 2018 from 6:45pm. All Connecting GTA Members are welcome to attend. You may contribute a $20.00 donation will be greatly appreciated. The donation will go to the Scarborough and Rouge...

Meet & Mingle

Here is an opportunity to meet and mingle with our new Connecting GTA Club Members while enjoying some great food and drinks. $25.00 - includes appetizers, soft drink, coffee/tea, dinner. Cash bar.

Tax Planning for Your Business and Estate

Connecting GTA Club members are invited to a seminar that focuses tips and strategies on business tax planning and estate tax planning to save unnecessary taxes which increases one's cash flow.  This seminar will be presented by our club member, Ahilan...

An Evening with Minister Rod Phillips

The Connecting GTA Networking Club Members are meeting with Rod Phillips, Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks.

Meeting with Shaun Collier

Connecting GTA Club Members met with Shaun Collier, mayoral candidate for Ajax. One of our topic was creating more #jobs in Ajax.

Quarter racing to stay at Ajax – Announcement by Minister Rod Phillips

Connecting GTA Club Members joined the Ontario Environment Minister Rod Phillips who also the the MPP for Ajax, along with Mayor Steve Parish jointly announced that the quarter racing to stay at Ajax.

Celebrating Success

Connecting GTA Club members are invited to a Meet and Greet Event hosted at EESA Group who is celebrating success. EESA Group has moved into its new office location in Ajax and rapidly growing with many custom homes being built...

Meet & Greet with Candidates

Connecting GTA is hosting an event to give you the chance to "Meet-and-Greet" the candidates vying for spots in the upcoming election on October 22 in Ajax.

Overcoming Challenges

Our club members to meet with Rocco Rossi who happens to be a Canadian businessman and philanthropist, currently serving as president and chief executive officer of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce.

Leadership Challenge

Connecting GTA Club Members are meeting with former politician David Hiroshi Tsubouchi who wil speak about leadership challenges. We, the entrepreneurs face such challenges everyday. Here is a forum for you to meet an expert and discuss. David is the...

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