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Ten Profiles for Fusion’s 10th Year: #5 – Isaiah Olateru

Posted: June 29, 2017 at 2:26 pm   /   10th Anniversary

Within hours of arriving in Halifax, a new city he was relocating to sight-unseen, Isaiah Olateru was building connections at Fusion Halifax’s annual open house. “I had researched active young professional groups before I arrived in Canada through the usual channels like Meet Up and Google, but I stumbled on a Facebook page for the […]

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Turning 10 and Helping Out

Posted: June 13, 2017 at 1:05 pm   /   10th Anniversary

Fusion Halifax has always been a group that believes in taking action to make a difference. Whether it’s participating in city wide discussions around planning, or creating one-on-on mentorship opportunities for its members, part of Fusion’s mission has always been to take charge. In that spirit, as part of Fusion’s tenth year celebrations, the volunteer […]

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Ten Profiles for Fusion’s 10th Year: #4 – April Howe, Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette

Posted: June 1, 2017 at 8:42 pm   /   10th Anniversary

A Q&A with April Howe April Howe is a partner with Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette with over 15 years of experience in consulting, coaching and facilitation. She is a Certified Career Coach, and is a member of the International Coaching Federation, Nova Scotia Chapter. She’s worked with Fusion as a guest speaker at many events. This […]

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Halifax Stanfield International Airport Sponsors the 2017 Atlantic Leadership Forum

Posted: May 11, 2017 at 6:50 pm   /   Uncategorized

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 11, 2017 Fusion Halifax is excited to announce Halifax Stanfield International Airport (HIAA) as Silver sponsor of the second annual Atlantic Leadership Forum taking place June 10 to 11, 2017 at Dalhousie University. Halifax Stanfield International Airport is Atlantic Canada’s principal full-service airport providing passengers and cargo clients with access […]

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The Department of Labour and Advanced Education Sponsors the 2017 Atlantic Leadership Forum

Posted: April 27, 2017 at 2:40 pm   /   Uncategorized

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 27, 2017 Fusion Halifax is excited to announce the Department of Labour and Advanced Education as Silver sponsor of the 2017 Atlantic Leadership Forum taking place June 10 to 11. As a Silver sponsor, the Department of Labour and Advanced Education (LAE) understands the necessity for continued education, safe workplaces […]

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Let’s keep the focus on youth retention

Posted: February 15, 2017 at 1:47 am   /   Uncategorized

Later today, Halifax City Hall will be considering a 25 per cent cut to their “Bridging the Gap” internship program. Fusion Halifax believes that now is not the time for our city to be scaling back programs dedicated to employing recent graduates. For the first time in five years we’ve seen our youth outmigration decrease […]

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Fusion Halifax announces 2016-17 Board of Directors

Posted: November 18, 2016 at 1:25 am   /   Uncategorized

HALIFAX, N.S. (Nov 17, 2016) – At its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, November 16th, Fusion Halifax announced its 2016-2017 Board of Directors. Led by Sasha Sears, the Board of Directors will continue Fusion Halifax’s efforts to connect, engage and inspire its members to make Halifax a better place to live, work and play. “Going […]

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2016 Survey Overview

Posted: November 15, 2016 at 11:31 pm   /   Uncategorized

We hear you and we’re on it! We surveyed our members and here’s what they said:     We heard from members that they felt: Event notifications are often too last minute Use of Eventbrite is great There needs to be more outreach to diverse communities People don’t hear about events Communications are too formal  […]

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Fusion Halifax Annual General Meeting Package 2016

Posted: November 4, 2016 at 9:32 pm   /   Uncategorized

Below are links to each of the topics that will be presented, discussed and voted on at Fusion’s Annual General Meeting on Wednesday November 16th, 2016 5:30pm to be held at 5793 University Avenue. As members of the Association it is your responsiblity to familiarize yourself with these packages below in order to bring any […]

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Fusion’s Pitch for a Great Youth City!

Posted: July 7, 2016 at 7:30 pm   /   Uncategorized

On June 24, over 20 councillors and 150 community members joined Fusion at the Central Library for an evening of big ideas to make Halifax the city to work, live and play. This project, The Little Easy, is a collaborative effort of Fusion’s Urban Development Action Team (UDAT). Together UDAT set forth a number of proposals […]

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