Eastern Ontario Community Futures Development Corporation Network Inc. (EOCFDC Network Inc)
EOCFDC Network Inc. works on behalf of its membership to support regional economic development initiatives. It was created to administer and coordinate opportunities available to the 15 CFDCs that serve the rural regions of Eastern Ontario. It is funded by Industry Canada via the Eastern Ontario Development Program and Community Futures Regional Networks.
Kingston Economic Development Corporation (KEDCO)
The Kingston Economic Development Corporation works collaboratively with the City of Kingston and key local and regional strategic partners to achieve prosperity by developing and promoting economic advantages to sustain and grow the economy of Kingston. KEDCO's success is based on the attraction of new business, the growth and retention of existing business, tourism opportunities measured by the resulting economic impact on our community.
Launch Lab (The Innovation Centre)
Launch Lab is a one-stop shop for technology based startups and growing companies. They are a team of entrepreneurs, investors, ex-CEO’s, and professional analysts who are there to help your company grow and bring innovative, technology based products to the marketplace.
They support tech based companies in Eastern Ontario who are in four main industries; information technology, life sciences and healthcare, cleantech, and advanced manufacturing. Launch Lab clients have access to free market intelligence, entrepreneurial training, business advice & planning, and capitalization strategy.
National Research Council - Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP)
This program supports small and medium-sized enterprises in Canada to grow stronger, grow faster and grow bigger through innovation and technology. NRC-IRAP Industrial Technology Advisors help small and medium-sized enterprises to develop technologies and successfully commercialize them in a global marketplace by providing technical and business advisory services and financial assistance.
Ontario East Economic Development Commission (OEEDC)
The OEEDC is the business development arm of the Ontario East region. Ontario East is an important region in Central Canada -- formed in the triangle bounded by Canada's three most influential cities of Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa -- and shares a long border with New York State.
SWITCH Kingston's Alternative Energy Cluster
SWITCH is a network of businesses, research and educational institutions, public sector participants, and community-minded volunteers working together with a common mission: to position the Kingston region as a leading centre for sustainable energy.