Business & Arts NL

Spotlight On Partnerships

Spotlight on Johnny Ruth & Living Planet

If you enjoy strolling around downtown St. John’s, chances are you’re familiar with Johnny Ruth & Living Planet. The proudly local business has been a fixture in the downtown core for years now, delighting shoppers and passersby with their fun and lively window displays and wide selection of hand silk-screened t-shirts and housewares (with designs… Read more »

We’re Hiring: Membership Development Coordinator

Business & Arts NL is a business-led, not-for-profit organization dedicated to fostering mutually beneficial partnerships between the business and creative communities in Newfoundland and Labrador. We are hiring a Membership Development Coordinator to join our team. If you are responsible, friendly and proactive, and are interested in cultivating connections within the local business community, this position… Read more »

Business & Arts NL Meets with St. John’s City Council

Arts and culture embolden and invigorate our lives and our communities. From a painting to a song to a play, the arts help us to better understand ourselves and each other and contribute to a healthy population and economy. In fact, according to Statistics Canada, arts, culture and heritage contribute $47.8 billion to the Canadian… Read more »

Spotlight on The Sprout and Heart & Home Exhibit and Fundraiser

When you stop and think about the word “Welcome” what springs to mind? A friendly smile or high-five, a hearty meal, a special dance or ceremony, or perhaps all of the above? While this word can mean many different things to different people, it suggests a sense of camaraderie, comfort and belonging that helps make… Read more »

Q&A with Erin Best of Stewart McKelvey

Do you know the difference between trademarks and copyrights? Is that unpublished story you have kicking around protected by law? Whether you’re penning the next great Canadian novel or have just composed a grand concerto, you and your creations have value. But do you know your rights as an artist? Erin Best, songstress and lawyer… Read more »

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