MHCA Media Releases


(August 27, 2017) Breaking bread and breaking ground on sharing ideas – Winnipeg Free Press

(April 26, 2017) “SAFE Work Awards 2017 Nominations”

(April 20, 2017) – “The yardstick Manitoba needs to gauge progress toward economic ‘miracle’”

(April 18, 2017) – “Winnipeg needs new lobbyist registry” “Winnipeg needs to lobbyist registry” Chris Lorenc’s op-ed in the Winnipeg Free Press

(December 02, 2016) – “Keep Your Promise” Chris Lorenc’s op-ed message to Mayor Bowman

(June 28, 2016) – Chris Lorenc’s speaking notes for the presentation to IRPW on the industry heading into a ‘perfect storm’

(June 03, 2016) – “Growing the Economy is Job #1” – Chris Lorenc’s speaking notes at the Manitoba Chamber of Commerce Annual Deputy Minister’s Dinner

(April 20, 2016) –  “Winds of Change” MHCA President, Chris Lorenc on Manitoba’s new Premier, Brian Pallister


(May 1, 2015) – MHCA President Chris Lorenc shares his presentation to the Manitoba Chambers of Commerce’s Annual General Meeting regarding Trade Transportation Prosperity – see what he had to say here!

(March 12, 2015) MHCA President Chris Lorenc responds to the proposed 2015 City of Winnipeg Operating Budget, 2015 Capital Budget and 5-Year Forecast – read the Association’s full response and disposition here!

(March 17, 2015) John Law, President of Lawmark International Consulting, was the Keynote Speaker at our recent Building on Advantage event – see what he had to say here!

(October 6, 2014) – “Fix my infrastructure” message heard loud and clear, Candidates differ on how to fix it

(September 8, 2014)“Fix my infrastructure” – main voter message in civic election

(December 17, 2013) – MHCA Proud to share The Foundations of a Competitive Canada Download it here! MHCA Budget Presentation to City Council December 17, 2013   Download it here!

(December 09, 2013) – MHCA President and Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce Trade &  Transportation Committee Chair Chris Lorenc presented to the City of Winnipeg’s Infrastructure Renewal and Public Works (IRPW) Committee on December 9, 2013 – Download it here!

(March 22, 2013)MHCA supportive of 2013 Federal Budget

(February 6, 2013) MHCA endorses Canada West Foundation report linking infrastructure investment to economic growth 

(July 18, 2012)MHCA: Infrastructure is Canada’s economic healthcare plan; supports LTIP