Click on this header to enter the contest Jan. 26 - Feb. 20.
January 26 – February 20 2017: Applications from entrepreneurs accepted. Fill out the below form to enter the contest.
February 22: Successful applicants notified that they are invited to join the contest
March 2, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Launch party for successful applicants & information session at City Hall
March 8, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Training Session with Colleen Sadler, Enterprise Renfrew County on How to Write a Business Plan
March 16, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Training Session with Mike Thompson, RCCFDC on Financial Planning for your Business
March 23, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Training Session with Christopher Dore, Algonquin College on Marketing and Advertising your Business
April 12: Deadline to submit your business plan
May 3: Top 5 finalists announced
May 17: Grand Finale Event (Location TBD) and Grand Prize Winner announced live
There are 6 commercial spaces availible in the Win This Space Contest, the Grand Prize Winner will have the opportunity to select 1 space which they will open their business in. To see all spaces click on the header of this section.
If you are a landlord interested in submitting your space please contact Heather McConnell at email@example.com or 613-735-6821 ext.1500.
Click on the header to review contest FAQs. If you have further questions please contact Heather McConnell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 613-735-6821 ext.1500.
Heather McConnell, Economic Development Officer, City of Pembroke
Heather Sutherland, Manager, Pembroke Business Improvement Area
Andrew Plummer, Councillor, City of Pembroke
Christopher Dore, Entrepreneur in Residence and Professor, Algonquin College Waterfront Campus
Mike Thompson, Business Development Officer, Renfrew County Community Futures Development Corporation
Colleen Sadler, Business Consultant, Enterprise Renfrew County
Click on the header of this section to review the full contest rules and regulations.
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