Welcome to Enterprise Renfrew County
Enterprise Renfrew County (ERC) has been operating in Renfrew since 1988 and was formerly known as the Renfrew County Business Self-Help Office. Our mandate is to encourage and contribute to the enterprising spirit and economic development of the County by assisting entrepreneurs with the development of newor existing companies.
Please be advised that we cover all of the County of Renfrew and sometimes our Renfrew location is closed due to business travel. It is advised that you call the office to ensure the office is open and to book an appointment. Colleen can be reached at: 613-432-6848 X 114
Enterprise Renfrew County will be hosting our Annual Celebrating Women in Business on Thursday March 8th, at the Best Western Pembroke Inn & Conference Centre. Click here for more details
First 75 paid tickets will receive a Free copy of Getting Passion Out of Your Profession. Nina will autograph you book after her presentation. Tickets: $40 + HST ($45.20) includes lunch and refreshments.
Holding a degree in psychology, Nina offers 20 years of keynote speaking experience, is a recurring guest of radio and television programs such as TVO’s The Agenda, Zoomer AM 740, Classical 96.3 and CBC radio, and has been profiled by publications such as Profit, Canadian Business, Canadian Manager, MacLean’s Newsweek, Huffington Post, Reader’s Digest and Chatelaine Magazines. In January 2011 she summated Mt. Kilimanjaro—a feat only 30% of climbers achieve. Nina speaks on a wide variety of topics that aid the (re)building of business passion and professional engagement, particularly through challenging and changing times. A knowledgeable, warm and authentic presenter who is easy to work with behind the scenes, is well embraced by a variety of industries, professions and associations, and successfully reaches a diversity of audiences with solid content and humour, you can trust that Nina’s energetic, fun and informative style, and insightful perspectives will help make this year’s event an educational, inspirational, entertaining, and long-to-be-remembered positive experience. Nina’s second book is, A Time to Creep, A Time to Soar: Lessons learned from climbing Kilimanjaro.
Are you exploring entrepreneurship but you don’t know where to start? The Starter Company Plus Program will help get you started in the right direction. Starter Company Plus is a Government of Ontario program delivered by Enterprise Renfrew County.
Applicants receive free business training, advice and mentoring. Successful applicants may compete for a chance to receive a $4,000 award to help kick-start or to grow their business. All applicants must attend a Starter Company Plus Information Session, which will be held on Tuesday April 3rd and Tuesday April 17th, 2018. In-house training will take place in the month of May.
Pre-registration is required, click here for more details or call Enterprise Renfrew County at 613.735.8224
The Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs (ONE) has been created to serve the diverse needs of the province’s small business community. Bringing together the services of the Small Business Enterprise Centres (SBECs), Regional Innovation Centres (RICs) & Business Advisory Services (BAS), the members work collaboratively together using a “no wrong door” approach to ensure that small businesses have the tools they need to grow and thrive.