Timmins Economic Development Corporation is an arm’s length agency of the City of Timmins. Funded by the municipality, it works on projects that improve both the economy and local quality of life. Staff members also work on various regional projects that benefit Timmins and the area at large. Our programs include:
The Business Enterprise Centre: Business development consultants offer free services to local business people to help them start and grow their companies.
Business Attraction and Development: Project staff focus on attracting new investment and development to Timmins. We choose projects based on our competitive advantages and our strategic plan.
Community Development: Staff offer free advice to non-profits, social enterprises and other organizations to help them better achieve their missions.
Agriculture Development: Project staff members facilitate greater awareness and development of regional agriculture, working with farmers and government personnel to improve food security, infrastructure and services.
Productivity and Innovation Centre: Our PIC Coordinator works with regional businesses to help them assess and improve business productivity.