Chris Kolmatycki

Entrepreneur, Marketing Expert, and Shower Singing Enthusiast

Inspired by the APEC conference having just finished in Hawaii, I thought I’d make a post on an article I read a few days ago.   Interesting bit of news I read the other day and I’m sure I don’t understand it as well as I should, but China’s Guangdong province has given a 20% increase to worker’s minimum wage. With the province’s heavy emphasis on manufacturing it could mean   Read More ...

Getting Into Gaming International Business JTC My Industry Personal Trade Mission 2011

My trip to finally arrive to Jakarta has consisted of 48 hours of travel.  To say that it has been a test of my nerves is an understatement.  In order to catch my flight out of Halifax, I needed to be up to catch the 3:30am shuttle to the airport.  To me, this meant the best solution would be to not sleep and sleep on the flight as I had   Read More ...

International Business JTC My Industry My Interests Trade Mission 2011

In 2 days time. I will be boarding a plane to go on an international trade mission with Junior Team Canada.  The opportunity in itself is amazing as I will be traveling with a contingent of nearly 30 Canadian youth to Indonesia and Malaysia in order to help foster international trade between Canada and these nations.  More specifically, I will be representing Nova Scotia and Canadian companies and organizations while   Read More ...

International Business JTC My Industry My Interests Trade Mission 2011