Economic Development Services

Business Visitation Program

  • On-site visits with local businesses
  • Assistance with information, referrals, and research

Site Selection Assistance

  • Identify sites business and industry

One-on-one Business Advice

  • Sector-specific business information
  • Advice on business plans and projects

Business Introductions

  • Introductions to government agencies and program at the Municipal, Provincial and Federal levels

Government Programs

  • Assistance with evaluating project eligibility for government programs
  • Introductions to contact network

Small Business Support Services

  • In partnership with the Business Centre of Nipissing-Parry Sound provide support to small enterprises (Business Kiosk in Magnetawan Library)
  • Workshops and seminars on business development

External Marketing

  • Promote local businesses & municipality at events, trade shows, etc.
  • Public relations with various agencies, media, etc.


John Santarossa, Economic Development Officer
Tel.  705 387 3947 x207