Funded through a four-year renewable Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the City and County of Peterborough, the current mandate is in place through 2016. While core funding comes from the City and County, we actively seek supplemental funding from granting agencies, sponsorships, partnerships, and other sources.
The region that we serve includes the City of Peterborough and the County of Peterborough within Ontario, Canada. Good economic development practices appreciate that while our work is local; we also understand that companies know no borders. Broader, regional work is sometimes undertaken when it can positively impact the Peterborough region.
We have a team of dynamic professionals that offer economic expertise that identifies growth opportunities, provides services to existing ventures, and attracts new companies and visitors by sharing the region’s competitive advantages. Leaders in Peterborough’s business community sit on our Board of Directors, and oversee our corporation. Learn More
Our friendly and skilled team provide a variety of confidential, complementary support services and programs for anyone looking to learn more about the Peterborough region. This includes companies or individuals interested in visiting, locating, growing or starting a business in the region. Learn More
Our focus is on retention, expansion and attraction of business investment. The desired outcome of this investment is the creation of quality, well-paying, sustainable jobs. We publicly report metrics on a quarterly schedule, as agreed upon with our stakeholders. Check quarterly to see how we are performing. Learn More