On: December 7, 2016 | Category: Uncategorised

Nautican brings new facility, jobs to Summerside

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The following is distributed by the Government of Prince Edward Island. Nautican brings new facility, jobs to Summerside Summerside, Prince Edward Island, December 6, 2016 – A […]

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  • Silver-screen investments will be economic gold
    Creating jobs for Islanders Prince Edward Island accountant Emma Fugate was excited when she learned that government will invest $3.5 million to grow the Island's cultural sector over the next five years.   The Island film industry is one of the sectors that will benefit. When a movie is shot in a location... Read more »
  • ‘New Leaf’ for chip plant means new products, markets
    Creating jobs for Islanders - A former potato chip plant is creating new market opportunities and lucrative new crops for the farmers of Prince Edward Island.... Read more »
  • Grants continue to help Island artists
    Playwright Linda Wigmore says receiving an arts grant gave her an extra boost to make her project come to life. Hers was among the $50,000 in total grant funding given to 13 established and emerging Prince Edward Island artists in the spring round of arts grants; the final list is now... Read more »
  • Ignition Fund supports 10 companies
    Until now, Gabriel and Deidre Mercier couldn’t produce enough sheep’s milk at their small Rustico farm to bring their artisanal cheese and yogurt to market.   That will change now that the Merciers – and entrepreneurs from nine other Prince Edward Island businesses – will receive grants from the 2016 Ignition Fund.... Read more »
  • They've updated the comment card
    Everyone who lives on Prince Edward Island knows the power of word of mouth – whether good or bad. For businesses, word of mouth can make or break you. Every business owner knows technology and social media has magnified the devastation of a bad review gone viral. That’s where Charlottetown company BamText comes in.... Read more »
  • One island helps another
    They are two Commonwealth Islands, separated by 3,700 kilometers of water, with one nearly at the Arctic Circle and the other close to the equator. But in an office in downtown Summerside, PEI, staff is busy helping a Barbados company manage and organize their employees’ vacation, sick time, benefits and... Read more »
  • “Grow Export” Reports Success in Round One, Recruiting for Round Two
    Federal-Provincial Program Participants in PEI Explore Export Opportunities Early in 2016, a dozen Island companies signed on for Grow Export, a new program designed to help PEI-based companies explore their export potential and learn more about the world of exporting their products and services to foreign markets. The first round of... Read more »
  • Island business continues to shine in eastern Prince Edward Island
    Shoreline Design Inc. continues to produce world class artisan jewelry and gifts that are enjoyed by both visitors and Islanders alike, while successfully expanding their product line to meet increased demand, says Minister of Economic Development and Tourism Heath MacDonald.... Read more »
  • Locally made cedar hot tubs heating up in PEI
    Business activity in rural Prince Edward Island continues to heat up as more companies look to create value added, locally made products and bring them to market, says Minister of Economic Development and Tourism Heath MacDonald.... Read more »
  • Ignition Fund deadline approaching
    The deadline for applications to the Ignition Fund is Friday, July 29, 2016. This support offers up to $25,000 through Innovation PEI to launch or expand a business in Prince Edward Island. With this investment of seed capital, entrepreneurs can develop their ideas into tangible and viable businesses.... Read more »