Trenval Business Development Corporation initiated the Quinte Business Development Centre, a partnership of municipal, provincial and federally supported, not-for-profit organizations that support the start-up and development of business in the Quinte area. For the convenience of our clients it provides one-stop shopping for business related inquiries and support at our shared facilities in the Pioneer Building, Loyalist College at 284B Wallbridge-Loyalist Road, Belleville.
The QUINTE BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (QBDC) is a group of business development related organizations who are collocated to offer a full range of services to:
- Companies looking to locate to the region
- Existing companies
- Business plans
- Corporate training
- Funding program assistance
- Relocation assistance
The organizations represented are:
An organization for the promotion and coordination of economic development for the various municipalities in the Quinte area.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BANK OF CANADA Provides small and medium-sized businesses with flexible financing, affordable consulting services and venture capital.
THE SMALL BUSINESS CENTRE A partnership between Prince Edward County, Hastings County, the Quinte Region and the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade. To assist in the start up, retention or expansion of small or medium size business.
MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, FOOD and RURAL AFFAIRS Providing rural Economic Development Officers to assist Northumberland, Hastings and Prince Edward counties.
LOYALIST COLLEGE TRAINING AND KNOWLEDGE CENTRE Business and skills training for businesses and individuals.
MANUFACTURING RESOURCE CENTRE An active agent working on behalf of manufacturers in Hastings County, Lennox & Addington County, Northumberland County and Prince Edward County and the separated municipalities of Belleville and Quinte West.
COMMUNITY FUTURES NETWORK of CANADA
Community Futures are Community Futures Development Corporations and Community Business Development Corporations (CFDCs/CBDCs) that provide their communities with a variety of services including business development loans, technical support, training and information. In addition to the business development component, CFDCs/CBDCs involve themselves in a wide array of community initiatives, including strategic planning processes, research and feasibility studies, and the implementation of a diverse range of community economic development (CED) projects.
BAY of QUINTE TOURIST COUNCIL grows tourism in partnership with its municipalities, Chambers of Commerce, Counties, and Boards to benefit the entire Bay of Quinte Region. That region is defined as Belleville, Quinte West, Deseronto, and The Mohawks of Bay of Quinte with strong partnership from Napanee, Brighton and Prince Edward County.
Launch Lab works with technology based companies in life sciences and healthcare, information technology, cleantech, and advanced manufacturing. We are here to help your company grow and bring your ideas to the marketplace. We have a proven track record with our portfolio clients and look forward to helping more Ontario companies succeed in the global marketplace.
June 29, 2013 Trenval Welcomes New Executive Director