Submitted Media Release

The County of Brant is excited to host the 18th annual Salute to Brant event on Thursday, September 26, 2019!

“Each year, the County is thrilled to welcome the local business community at this premiere networking event,” said Heather Madden, Strategic Initiatives Coordinator for the County of Brant. “Tickets are 75% sold. Please register soon if you want to attend.”

No matter where you are in your business journey, this event is for you! This event gives you an opportunity to network and connect with like-minded individuals.

This year’s guest speaker is Geoff Benic, CEO at Aleafia Health. Aleafia Health brings Canadians medical cannabis care through nationwide clinics, cultivation and distribution facilities, and research.

Salute to Brant Food

Salute to Brant 2018 – Submitted Photo

Also, the business award winners will also be announced! The award categories include:
· #GoodtimesinBrant
· Innovation
· High Growth
· Community Influencer
· Sustainability (Sponsored by Brant Municipal Enterprise)
· Agriculture

Other highlights of the evening will include sampling delicious food and drinks:
· Food will be provided by Stillwaters Plate and Pour, Midtown Paris, Cobblestone Public House and Trattoria at Midtown
· Local beer and cider will be provided by Howell Road Cider Co., Steel Wheel Brewery, Mash Paddle Brewing Co.
· Local wine will be provided by Bonnieheath Estate Lavender and Winery

“Salute to Brant promises to be great evening,” said Russell Press, the Director of Economic Development and Tourism at the County of Brant. “We hope to see you there!”

Salute to Brant takes place from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Paris Fairgrounds, 39 Silver St., Paris.

In 2018, the event sold-out. Over 250 local business owners and employees came together to network, celebrate success and enjoy an evening of festivities.

For more information or to register, visit or contact Heather Madden at 519.442.6324 x 3039 or