Nov 24, 2020
By Zoomer Podcast Network
Libby Znaimer is joined by Donna Dooher, Co-Owner of Mildred’s Temple Kitchen, Madelyn Amson, Manager of BANG Salon and Ryan Malough, Director of Provincial Affairs, Ontario, for the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB).
Ontario’s small businesses are taking another economic hit as the Ford government initiated a second COVID-19 lockdown this week specifically for the regions of Peel and Toronto. Madelyn talks about the challenges that come with being forced to shut down her hair salon. Meanwhile, restaurants will be able to facilitate takeout and delivery, but no dine-in. So, where do we go from here and how do we balance the need to prioritize the health and safety of residents while lessening the financial hit on business owners?