Meet and Support the WindsorEssex Small Business Centre’s Summer Company Entrepreneurs at the Downtown Windsor Farmers Market

Friday, August 9, 2019

Media Advisory

 

WHAT: 

The Small Business Centre, a department of the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation and in partnership with the Province of Ontario delivers the Summer Company Program to students across the Windsor-Essex region.  The Summer Company Program provides young people with the resources and knowledge they need to start a new summer business. The program offers full-time students, 15 to 29 years old an opportunity to explore entrepreneurship hands-on. 

This year 13 participants from across the Windsor-Essex region were accepted into the program and includes a diverse group offering services and products, such as artist works, landscaping, summer programming camps, environmental products, shoe restoration and bow-and-arrow games.  

Many of these entrepreneurs will be participating at the Downtown Windsor Farmers Market to display and promote their business to the public. 

WHEN & WHERE

 The Summer Company entrepreneurs will be at the Windsor Farmers Market on Saturday, August 10th and Saturday, August 17th from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  The Summer ompany businesses will be set-up under the Small Business Centre tent at the Downtown Windsor Farmers Market on Pelissier Street.

The media’s support to help promote these young entrepreneurs and their businesses is greatly appreciated.

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Media Contacts:
WindsorEssex Small Business Centre
Myrtle Donnipad, Youth and Entrepreneurship Advisor 
C: 226-348-5663
 

WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation
Lana Drouillard, Director, Marketing/Communications
C: 519 259-9600

Attached:  A listing of the Summer Company participants
MORE INFO
http://windsoressexsmallbusiness.com/summer-company-entrepreneurs-2019