Scottish Chambers of Commerce – EU Membership Poll

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MEDIA RELEASE: Solid majority of Scots businesses still favour staying in the EU, although “out” argument gains ground. A new poll of Scottish Chambers of Commerce members appears to show a slight weakening of business enthusiasm towards EU membership within the last five months, though a solid majority of Scottish businesses would still vote for the UK to stay in …

Moray Chamber of Commerce launches new Initiative: ‘Developing the Young Workforce in Moray’

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Moray Chamber of Commerce is delighted to announce that it will be working alongside local businesses to develop Moray’s young workforce. Regional groups are being created across the country to lead and support the development of Scotland’s young potential. Moray’s regional group will be hosted by Moray Chamber of Commerce and will run for a minimum of 3 years, funded …

Board and Council Member Changes 2016

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As of our recent AGM, we have some changes to our Council and Board members; Mervyn Stanley Mervyn has now joined the Board of Directors. Mervyn is an Executive Board Business Development Director with over 25 years experience mainly within professional services and in particular the finance sector. Has worked at Director level with both national and International companies before setting up …

Moray Council Creativity Conference

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The Moray Council invites you to its first Creativity Conference at The Alexander Graham Bell Centre, Moray College on March 17 , 9am -1pm – Registration, tea and coffee at 8.30am, lunch will be provided. The conference will host speakers and workshop sessions to look creatively at how young people can leave school with the skills employers need. RSVP by …

Scottish Apprenticeship Week – February 29th – March 4th 2016

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The Moray Economic Partnership is supporting Scottish Apprenticeship Week – and this is your chance to get involved. Organised by Skills Development Scotland (SDS), the campaign highlights the commitment of businesses that have decided to invest in the skills of their workforce. It also showcases the successes of apprentices who have chosen to get a job, get paid and get …

Member Testimonials

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Here are the recent thoughts of two of our Chamber members; Mervyn Stanley, Cameron Carnegie Cameron Carnegie are delighted to have worked alongside Sarah on a number of projects and have always found her extremely focused, results orientated and importantly enthusiastic and engaged. Sarah places Moray Chamber member’s best interests at the heart of everything she does. No request, no …

Annual Awards Lunch

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  80 business representatives gathered to celebrate local success at Moray Chamber of Commerce’s first annual award lunch. Held during Moray Business Week on Wednesday 4th November 2015 at Gordon Castle Walled Garden, guests were advised how these new awards were essential to compliment the business types in Moray. The first award of the day was the Most Promising Enterprise Award, …

SCC’s Annual Dinner

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It was an incredible evening at the start of December at Scottish Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Business Address. We heard from SCC and BCC Chair Nora Senior who discussed the successes of the last year and what SCC will be doing in the coming years to promote Scotland’s economic growth. We also head from  First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and our keynote speaker, Nando’s founder, …

Moray Chamber Receives Bronze Award

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We are delighted to receive our Bronze Award from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme.The Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) rewards and recognises UK employers for their support and commitment towards defence. The scheme encompasses bronze, silver and gold awards for employer organisations that pledge, demonstrate or advocate support to defence and the armed forces community, and align their values with the armed …