Collingwood Business Development Centre Winter 2019 Update
- Hot Topic: New Campaign Attracts Tech Employees
- Upcoming Business Events
- Collingwood Fast Facts
- Labour Task Force Update
- Tech Cluster Spotlight
- Guiding Your Growth
- Upcoming Community Events
Tourism Mini Conference
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Tourism business owners from across the South Georgian Bay will find this morning inspiring and informative with presentations from experts on topics including how embracing diversity can grown your workforce, tips from a digital influencer and how experiences can grow your bottom line. Register.
NEW Collingwood Tech 5X5
Friday, March 29, 2019
This event has been created by the Creative Space in Collingwood to shine a spotlight on local innovators and companies. 5X5 is like a microphone turned up loud and clear. It offers innovative companies creating and using Tech the opportunity to showcase their stuff, share successes and challenges they are having, and connect with potential investors, partners, employees and customers. And it helps people get a clear picture of why South Georgian Bay is ‘the’ place to start a company and ‘live!’ Register
Simcoe Muskoka Skilled Trades Expo
The Simcoe Muskoka Skilled Trades Expo is back May 16 at the Elmvale Community Centre. This award-winning event returns, providing employers with a chance to network with various skilled trades professionals, students and potential employees. Details.
Collingwood Fast Facts
- 107%: increase in building permits issued in January 2019 versus 2018.
- 375: building inspections completed in January 2019 versus 190 during the same period in 2018; a 97% increase.
- 100%: completed inspections by Building Services completed within the mandated time frame (2 business days from the date of notice).
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