Category Archives: Programs

Students: Be Your Own Boss this Summer! Apply to the Summer Company Program

Are you a returning student aged 15-29 and want to start and run your own business this summer? Apply to the 2019 Summer Company program offered through the Halton Small Business Centre. The deadline for applications is May 10th! Join … Continue reading

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Minister Ng talks trade diversification and Halton’s Global Business Centre

On Tuesday, March 12th, Halton Region and the Oakville Chamber of Commerce hosted a breakfast with the Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion. Halton Regional Chair Gary Carr kicked off the morning event delivering greetings and … 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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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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Working Well in Halton: Helping Halton Workplaces become Healthier

With over 17 million Canadians spending more than half of their waking hours at work, many companies are beginning to examine the health of their workplace. Ask yourself the following questions: Are you seeing more absences? Are your employee benefits … Continue reading

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Upcoming 2018 Workshops and Events!

Halton Economic Development, along with its community partners, hosts educational sessions and seminars, as well as networking events, to help drive the success of businesses and entrepreneurs just like you. The Halton Small Business Centre Just released! 2018 Small Business … Continue reading

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Services for Halton Employers

Halton is one of the best places in Canada to live and do business. With competitive business costs, a strong talent pool and proximity to major markets, it’s no wonder companies continue to choose Halton as a premier region in … Continue reading

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