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Ignite Fredericton
JUNE 2015 NEWSLETTER

 

FREDERICTON REGION ALIGNS WITH NEEDS OF NEAR-TERM NATURAL RESOURCE PROJECTS

Pictured: Mike Oliver, VP of Corporate Development Leading Edge Geomatics; Larry Shaw, CEO of Ignite Fredericton/Knowledge Park; Krista Ross, CEO of the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce; Councillor Mike O'Brien, City of Fredericton; Andrew Steeves, Chairman of Natural Resources Task Force.

Ignite Fredericton has launched a Natural Resources Task Force to maximize economic opportunities with respect to responsible natural resource projects in the coming years as recommended in the region’s Vision 2020 Economic Development Strategy...Continue

For more information on the Natural Resource Task Force including supply chain and job opportunities, please visit our Natural Resources Portal

FREDERICTON: A RESOURCE CITY

The Fredericton Region has been named one of “Canada’s Resource Cities” by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. Under the umbrella initiative “The Partnership for Resource Trade,” Canada’s Resource Cities is meant to highlight the important role that our urban centres play in developing our natural resources... Continue

BUSINESS PROFILE SERIES

Castaway Golf Technologies
Josh Ogden Co-Founder & CEO
 
The rather ingenious concept behind the company is retrieving golf balls that would normally be considered lost, then selling them. Ignite Fredericton has had the privilege of working with Castaway Golf Technologies during their entrepreneurial journey. 
Check out Ignite Fredericton's June Business Profile featuring Castaway Golf Technologies

UPCOMING BUSINESS EVENTS

NB Trade Days
This is an exciting two day conference to Inform, Inspire and Connect New Brunswick exporters to a world of business opportunities.
How To Grow a Sticky Brand
Join Jeremy Miller, author of the bestselling book "Sticky Branding", for an engaging talk on how to make your business a Sticky Brand.
Business Basics
Learn the basics about starting your own business, available business planning tools/funding resources, and accessing free business counselling services.
The Strategic Business Owner
This workshop will help you develop habits by providing tools, techniques and advice on how to think and act strategically in your business.  
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