Almaguin Highlands Business Retention + Expansion Program

Almaguin Highlands Business Retention + Expansion Program

The Almaguin Chamber of Commerce has recently launched a region-wide programto help identify the needs of our businesses. Whether you are home-based or have a commercial operation, we want your input!

What’s been done to date:

  • Establishment of a leadership team made up of representatives from the participating communities and other project partner
  • Project planning and survey development
  • Official project launch events
  • Volunteer recruitment and training


  • In person business interviews throughout theregion
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Development of recommendations to help meet business needs identified through the survey process
  • Presentation of the final report

Currently, 25% of businesses in the Almaguin Region are undertaking the BR+E Survey. To ensure that your business opportunities and concerns are recognized, be sure to register promptly!

Communities involved in BR+E: Powassan • Magnetewan • Burk’s Falls • Sundridge • South River • Kearney • Perry • McMurrich/Monteith • Strong • Ryerson • Armour • Machar • Chisholm

Don’t miss your chance to participate in the program! Please contact Anthony at 705-349-0503 or