Economic Development

April 30, 2021
County of Huron Seeks Public Input on Housing Demand.

The Huron County Economic Development Department has launched a Housing Demand Survey to gauge the demand for housing across the region. The survey can be found at www.huroncountyconnects.ca and will be open until May 14, 2021.

April 27, 2021
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Huron County Economic Development SiteMap

A page with a complete list of all Huron County Economic Development web content.

Digital Marketing & Software Solutions

This is a shortlist of the most basic digital marketing tools and software solutions that should be utilized by businesses of every sector. Please note that this is simply a reference guide that we have created based on our experience in servicing the small businesses of Huron County with the Digital Main Street program. We encourage you to do your own research on suitable online tools for your business while considering the contents of this list.

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Huron County BizMap

The BizMap is a crowd-sourced business directory and interactive map.

April 26, 2021
Success Story – Brody’s Builds

Huron County Summer Company program success story: A thoughtful mother’s day gift idea has turned into a flourishing business for Brody Nesbitt, owner of Brody’s Builds. Nesbitt notes that a key moment in his entrepreneurial journey was his acceptance with the Huron County Summer Company program, which provides business grants and mentoring for students looking to open a summer business.

April 22, 2021
Cycle Tourism Webinar to Help Businesses Further Develop Huron County as Cycling Destination

Supported by the County of Huron, the Ontario By Bike Network will be hosting a free cycle tourism webinar workshop, tailored for businesses in Huron County on May 10, 2021 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. To register for the Ontario By Bike & Cycle Tourism Development in Huron County workshop, visit: www.ontariobybike-huroncounty.eventbrite.ca

April 20, 2021
Immigration Partnership Campaigns

Immigration Partnership conducts public campaigns to raise awareness and promote the belonging of immigrants and refugees in the Huron County community.

April 12, 2021
SWIFT Improving Internet Access in Huron County

SWIFT Announces $15M Broadband Expansion Plan For Huron County.

April 9, 2021
Huron County Summer Company Program Now Accepting Applicants for 2021.

Applications are now being accepted for the annual Summer Company program. Successful applicants will receive up to $3,000 in start-up funds and business coaching throughout the summer, 2021. For more information about the Summer Company program, please visit ecdev.huroncounty.ca or contact Patrick Donnelly, Entrepreneur and Business Coach, at 519.524.8394  x3307 or by email at pdonnelly@huroncounty.ca.

April 8, 2021
Free “How to Develop Your Mandatory COVID Safety Plan” webinars available for Huron County businesses and organizations.

Huron County Economic Development is joining the Stratford Perth Centre for Business, a department of investStratford, to offer 7 free webinars in April on “How to Develop Your Mandatory COVID Safety Plan” for general businesses, festivals and events, and cultural industries. To learn more or to register for one of these webinars, or any other free webinars hosted by Huron County Economic Development, please visit Huron County Economic Development on Facebook and Eventbrite.