May 28 2020
CITY OF SPRUCE GROVE The City of Spruce Grove has launched a Support Local campaign. As a community, it is important to shop locally and support the businesses surrounding us during these challenging, yet recovering times. Read more.
May 13 2020
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT The Government of Alberta launched the Bizconnect website, a resource to help businesses that are able to reopen in Stage One, to do so, while keeping staff and customers safe. Alberta.ca/bizconnect includes a red tape reduction submission form to help you share your ideas with us on modernizing regulation...
May 8 2020
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT Eligible oil and gas service companies can apply for grant funding to do abandonment and reclamation work on oil and gas sites in Alberta. Read more.
May 5 2020
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT The Workplace Guidance for Business Owners has been developed to support all business and sectors (excluding health care settings) in reducing the risk of transmission of COVID-19 among workers, volunteers and patrons. Read more.
May 1 2020
CMHC Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) for small businesses provides much needed relief for small businesses experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19. Read more.
May 1 2020
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT Alberta’s safely staged COVID-19 relaunch will put Albertans’ safety first as we gradually reopen closed businesses and services and get people back to work. Read more.
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT If you, your company, or your organization has a product or service to offer, please submit your intent. Read more...
Apr 7 2020
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT This event is targeting Alberta’s manufacturing sector and its innovators, many of whom are already coming up with creative solutions to produce personal protective equipment and other goods and materials that are needed now and in the future. Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2020 Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM MST Link: https://zoom.us/j/767110949?pwd=cG1zZmNMMHc4ZjFRQ1Vpait4aFhwQT09 Password...
THE STAR A new ranking has placed Edmonton as the No. 1 city in Canada for youth to work in, beating out Vancouver and Toronto, the country’s busiest hubs, as well as Calgary. The Urban Work Index, put together by RBC Future Launch and YouthfulCities, an initiative that aims to spark a conversatio...
Nov 21 2019
GOVERNMENT OF ALBERTA An online survey is open until November 28 to give employees, employers, employer associations and members of the public an opportunity to provide input on employment rules that directly affect them. The survey includes questions on: group termination temporary layoff notices accrued vacation time on termination youth employment rules hours of wor...
Nov 8 2019
Learn more about opportunities for businesses to participate in global trade missions, tradeshows, and conferences, in all sectors. Why participate? Get introduced to the right people and connect with potential business partners and clients. Benefit from unparalleled exposure to doing business abroad by joining an upcoming trade mission or by participating in ...
GOVERNMENT OF CANADA The Innovation Canada digital platform is the place to go to get a tailored list of everything that government can do for your business.
Nov 6 2019
SPRUCE GROVE ECONOMIC & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Congratulations to Amanda & Trevor owners of Wilhauk Beef Jerky - winners of Spruce Grove's 2019 Community Spirit Award! Presented at the annual Spruce Grove Chamber Gala, the Community Spirit Award recogizes local businesses who go above and beyond to give back to th...
Oct 30 2019
Alberta Economic Development, Trade and Tourism’s (EDTT) Asia Pacific branch is considering a mission to the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) Asia 2020 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 24-27, 2020) in collaboration with the Global Affairs Canada (GAC). The main objective of the mission is to connect Alberta companies with potential customers...
Oct 11 2019
Small business owners are often the unsung heroes of our economy. Join us in celebrating and encouraging our local entrepreneurs during the upcoming Small Business Week held from October 20 – 26.
Oct 1 2019
ALBERTA VENTURE Making the decision to start your own business can be a difficult one. After all, while startups may be fulfilling, they're also risky. So what does it take to succeed? Show me the tips!
Aug 2 2019
GOVERNMENT OF CANADA The Government of Canada has made available $450 million through the Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative to help Canadian small and medium-sized businesses start up, scale up and access new markets.
Aug 2 2019
EXPORT DEVELOPMENT CANADA Need help exporting? Export Development Canada (EDC) committed $250 million over three years to provide financing and insurance solutions for women-owned and women-led businesses that are exporting or looking to begin exporting. To complement this commitment, EDC has announced a $50 million Women in Trade Investments Program t...
Jul 26 2019
ALBERTA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, TRADE & TOURISM has release a series of upcoming Alberta Missions to Greater China.
Jun 12 2019
EDMONTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE The World Trade Centre in partnership with Edmonton Economic Development Corp. and the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce presents TAP - Canada's Trade Accelerator Program. TAP is a dynamic, hands-on six-week workshop for small to medium-sized enterprises, providing essential knowledge, resources and coaching to scale up, develop an...
Jun 12 2019
THE BUSINESS LINK Looking for opportunities to learn and connect with other entrepreneurs? Check out the Business Link website for upcoming events and webinars to learn from local experts, hear from Alberta’s small business owners and find out how the small business community can support you in your journey
May 22 2019
TECH WEST CANADA provides practical support to Western Canadian technology companies looking to grow their business by participating in international events. Learn more and register for these events at Techwestcanada.ca. To ensure you don't miss out on future opportunities sign up for the Tech West newsletter.
May 10 2019
As part of City Centre revitalization in Spruce Grove, a City Centre Area Redevelopment Plan bylaw was developed and will go in front of Council on Monday, May 27th.
Apr 24 2019
Calling all makers, artisans, producers and crafters in Alberta! If you have a product that is made in Alberta, you may be eligible for the first Made in Alberta Awards. The awards celebrate the ingenuity, creativity and quality of Alberta products and entry is open now. Albertans love Alberta-made products, bu...