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Oct 19, 2017

PELA CFDC News and Events
 

 

PELA CFDC Board of Directors announces departure of Craig Desjardins as Executive Director Media Release September 29, 2016, Picton, Ontario- The Board of Directors of the Prince Edward Lennox & Addington Community Futures Development Corporation (PELA CFDC) wishes to announce the departure of Craig Desjardins as Executive Director, effective October 14, 2016. Chair of the Board of Directors Angela Miller stated “We wish Craig Desjardins great success as he moves forward in his career. Craig is leaving the PELA CFDC organization as a leader in economic development in the province. We are confident his decision to move forward in his career will not only provide him with
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Lennox & Addington County Businesses Receive Eastern Ontario Development Program Support Lennox & Addington County Businesses Receive Eastern Ontario Development Program Support August 30, 2016 – Lennox & Addington County The Prince Edward/Lennox & Addington Community Futures Development Corporation (PELA CFDC) and Mike Bossio, Member of Parliament for Hastings-Lennox & Addington,today announced up to $58, 500 in funding for three businesses in Lennox & Addington County, through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario’s (FedDev Ontario) Eastern Ontario Development Program (EODP). MP Bossio and representatives of PELA CFDC visited each of
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Mobile fashion truck Loft Girls set to launch in Napanee
Ryerson University announces new partnership to promote research, technological innovation and entrepreneurship to advance economic development of Eastern Ontario
Program Supporting Young Entrepreneurs Celebrates Success
Minister Goodyear & MP Kramp announce venture capital investments in Prince Edward County
FireRein Inc., Willis Manufacturing & Wilton Tack Shop in Lennox & Addington County Receive Eastern Ontario Development Program Support
SOFII Supports Energy Company Expansion in Napanee
Eastern Ontario Development Program Supports Foreign Direct Investment Incubator in Quinte Region
Harper Government Invests in Regional Diversification in Picton
MP Kramp Announces Investments for Napanee Manufacturers
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“Dealing with the EODP was incredibly easy and the process required minimal time.  Staff was very helpful." - Howard Mahon, Wilton Tack
 
“Without PELA CFDC's support we would not have had the ability to take those much needed first big steps. You believed in us at a time when few did.” - Quincy Emmons, Fire X Protection
 
“We recommend the EODP funding to any business that believes in continuous improvement and development, and who is looking to fast forward business growth.” - Angela Lees, Calderwood Automation
 
"The connections I made and support system that was available during and after the program really helped. - Renia Tyminski, Hallowell Gardens Centre
 
"The in class portion of the Ontario Self Employment Benefit Program was the most beneficial for me... I was given the resources and one-on-one guidance I needed to map out a successful plan. - Rob Fenwick, Former SEB Client