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NEOnet is Hiring!

Program Coordinators, Seniors Digital Literacy  2-Year Contract Position (Full Time) Job Description Overview The Seniors Digital Literacy Coordinators (2) will develop digital literacy curriculum to be used to facilitate workshops and utilized by volunteers for one-on-one and peer training material for use for education of seniors.  Responsibilities will also consist of connecting with organizations throughout [...]

First Business and Technology Grant Awarded

NEOnet and the Northern College Entrepreneurship Centre have partnered to launch The Business and Technology Grant Award. This program is for young entrepreneurs, to assist them in reaching their next technological milestone. We are pleased to announce that we have awarded our first benefactor Anthony Gillen and his company Mine Safety Solutions. In the past [...]

Another Successful and Well-attended NEOnet AGM

On Thursday, April 20th, 2017, we held our 2016 Annual General Meeting was a success! Forty-five people were in attendance, comprised of NEOnet members to staff and partners from across the region. These represented our Stakeholders, staff and Board of Directors; MPP Gilles Bisson was also in attendance.           NEOnet [...]

NOVA’17 Awards

The NOVA ‘17 awards, presented by the Timmins Chamber of Commerce, took place on Thursday, May 11, 2017, at the McIntyre Arena. NEOnet attended and supported the event by sponsoring the table centrepieces. It was a spectacular evening, with activities before the Awards and beverages true to the theme. Appetizers and beverages were prepared for [...]

A Team-member will be leaving …

Cora-Lyne Ethier joined NEOnet on April 22nd, 2013.  She first held the position of Bilingual Regional Outreach Coordinator and most recently that of BEAM Aftercare Coordinator. Cora has been a valuable contributor and member of the NEOnet team over the last 4 years.  As we wind down the BEAM III activities, it is with regret [...]

Happy Earth Day

Are you wondering what to do on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017? It is Earth Day! Some suggestions to help celebrate our blue and green planet include: conserving energy, walking opposed to taking your vehicle or transit (if possible), recycling or upcycling old electronics. There are many ways everyone can participate in these events. We can [...]

Cybersecurity Workshops

On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017, Paul Ouimette and Kait-Lynn Gooch travelled to Hearst with Alain Lefebvre of Great White North, for a cybersecurity workshop in partnership with Nord-Aski Regional Economic Development Corporation. The presentation was facilitated in French for the businesses in the community that wished to learn more on cybersecurity and how to protect [...]

Social Media Series – Google for Business

On Thursday, April 6th, 2017, the 4th workshop in the Social Media series, sponsored by NEOnet in partnership with the Timmins Chamber of Commerce took place. Jason Perrat of Logikal Code presented Google For Business. It was well attended by 10 other local businesses, that wished to learn more on how to leverage Google for [...]

NEOnet Receives Ontario Trillium Foundation Funding for Technology Training for Seniors

Timmins, ON - On Friday, April 7th, 2017, Member of Provincial Parliament for Guelph, Liz Sandals, made an announcement on behalf of Eleanor McMahon, Minister of Tourism Culture and Sport, that the Board of Directors of the Ontario Trillium Foundation chose NEOnet’s Project Proposal to receive funding in the amount of $254,200. NEOnet was one [...]