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SCOR EDC Continues to Advocate at the 2018 AMO Conference

SCOR EDC Continues to Advocate at the 2018 AMO Conference SCOR EDC had the opportunity to speak with many Ministers regarding regional concerns and opportunities.  Board of Directors met with the following Ministries: Energy, MEDJCT, Transportation, Infrastructure, MTCU, OMAFRA, Environment, Conservation and Parks, Tourism and the Leader of the Opposition. SCOR and its partner counties … Continue reading "SCOR EDC Continues to Advocate at the 2018 AMO Conference"

Fast Facts About the Region

Fast Facts Population and Markets South Central Ontario Region is comprised of five counties and 28 local municipalities Brant, Bayham, Middlesex, Norfolk and Oxford Counties Is home to 490,000+ residents 30% lower corporate tax rate than U.S. average 50% lower employer health care costs Exchange on Canadian dollar contributes up to 25% added cost advantage … Continue reading "Fast Facts About the Region"

Cannabis Learning Session: Preparing for Legalization

Cannabis Learning Session: Preparing for Legalization September 11, 2018 1:30 – 3:15 pm Legalization of cannabis is just around the corner. Municipalities are responsible for some key roll out components. The Provincial government just announced Starting on October 17, consumers 19 and older will be able to purchase cannabis via an online retail platform provided … Continue reading "Cannabis Learning Session: Preparing for Legalization"

Grants, Loans and Incentive Programs

Grants, Loans and Incentive Programs Did you know that SCOR EDC has a funding database with grants, loans, and other incentives for both businesses and organizations?! You can go to http://scorbusinessportal.com/incentives/ to find over 200 programs. Not sure if you’re eligible? Need help with writing a standout funding proposal? Email scor@scorregion.com to see how we can … Continue reading "Grants, Loans and Incentive Programs"

Thank You from the SCOR FoodHub

Thank You from the SCOR FoodHub When SCOR EDC first took over the FoodHub project in 2014, the goal was to bring together small to mid-sized producers, increasing market access and ensuring that local product was enjoyed in the community it was produced in. SCOR EDC has been privileged to work alongside many passionate and … Continue reading "Thank You from the SCOR FoodHub"

SCOR EDC Resources

SCOR EDC Resources Employer One Analysis The Employer One survey is an online voluntary survey that gathers a wide range of information from employers, including; hiring practice and plans, employee separations, difficulty filling specific job vacancies and positions, job recruitment methods and provision of a range of training and other opportunities for employees. As a … Continue reading "SCOR EDC Resources"

SCOR EDC AGM 2018

SCOR EDC AGM 2018 Please Join Us March 29th, 2018 for our SCOR EDC Annual General Meeting Celebrating another year regional partnership This year we’re excited to have Tyler Whale from Ontario Agri-Food Technologies and Keith Currie from the Ontario Federation of Agriculture join us as our dynamic speakers! We look forward to seeing you … Continue reading "SCOR EDC AGM 2018"