Economic Development

Economic Development Summit

The Municipality of Trent Hills and the Economic Development Advisory Committee held an Economic Development Summit on October 25, 2011.  The topic of this year's event was Business Development through Technology and Innovation. 

A number of local business leaders spoke on how they have used technology as a tool to further their business and overcome challenges.  The event was very well attended with just over 70 people registered and was held at Island Park Retirement Community in Campbellford.  The presentations are available below:

Jeff Dixon, Assistant Director, The Monieson Centre - Queen's University
Natalie Meyers, Chairperson - Meyers Transportation Services
John Steele - Shepherd's Choice Farm
Donna Bennett - Westben Arts Festival Theatre
Tom Kerr - Frog's Whiskers Ink

 Press Coverage
Northumberland County Keen to Develop Knowledge-based Economy, The Independent -  November 2, 2011
Economic Summit Focuses on Innovation & Technology, The EMC - November 3, 2011