Category Archives: Announcement

Introducing our grant recipients from Cohort #3 of Starter Company Plus!

The third cohort of the Halton Small Business Centre’s Starter Company Plus program launched in April 2018, and saw participants embarking on a journey of training, mentoring and business plan development – all leading up to a grant pitch competition … Continue reading

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Summer Company 2018 Kick-Off!

On July 5th the Halton Small Business Centre hosted a kick-off event to celebrate and introduce our new 2018 Summer Company program participants. The Summer Company program helps enterprising students between the ages of 15 and 29 start and run their own summer … Continue reading

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Promoting Halton Region to Toronto’s Real Estate Community

Halton Region Economic Development along with staff from the local municipal economic development offices of Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton and Oakville were once again invited to exhibit at REALTOR® QUEST Canada’s largest REALTOR® Trade Show and Conference May 29th and … Continue reading

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Halton Celebrates National Economic Development Week!

On May 7th, Halton Economic Development celebrated National Economic Development Week (May 7-12) with an Open House to engage, inform, and educate our colleagues about the programs and services we offer to help new and existing businesses flourish in Halton … Continue reading

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Halton is Helping Local Businesses Go Global

On February 28th, Halton Economic Development officially launched its new Global Business Centre (GBC). The event featured the unveiling of the GBC and remarks from Regional Chair Gary Carr, which was followed by a reception and tour of the new … Continue reading

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Meet our Starter Company Plus cohort #2 grant recipients!

In October 2017, the Halton Small Business Centre launched the second cohort of the Starter Company Plus program.  Program participants receive mentoring, training, and coaching from our business consultants and program mentors.  In December, program participants submitted their business plans … Continue reading

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Results from the 2017 Business Conditions Survey are in!

Halton’s Economic Development team recently conducted a survey on the current business and economic conditions faced by Halton businesses and how these conditions relate to planning for growth, innovation, exporting and the desirability of Halton as a place to do … Continue reading

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