Government of Canada announces support for jobs and economic growth in Sarnia–Lambton

One of the busiest commercial land border crossings in North America, strategically located on the Ontario–Michigan border, Sarnia–Lambton is a dynamic hub for national and international trade and a key contributor to Ontario’s economy. To support the local economy to grow and diversify in the wake of COVID-19, the Government of Canada is helping to … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership Wins Gold for Innovative Promotional Video Series

SARNIA, ON: The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership (SLEP) has won gold in an international competition that honours excellence in digital creativity. The AVA Digital Awards recently announced its 2021 winners, giving SLEP top marks for a series of videos and online content about the value of locating an innovative business in the Sarnia-Lambton area. The series … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership Offering Locally Sourced Digital Marketing Webinars For Businesses

SARNIA, ON: The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership has partnered with six Sarnia-Lambton marketing and service experts to deliver free online workshops as an extension of its 2020-2021 Digital Main Street program offering. The series has been created to help small businesses continue their transition to successful digital marketing, e-commerce, communications, and integration of brand management across … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton’s Industrial and Commercial Properties Put On The Map

SARNIA, ON: A new online system has launched to promote opportunities for businesses to locate and expand in the Sarnia-Lambton area. Known as Sarnia-Lambton Site Selector, the system found at www.sarnialambton.on.ca/siteselector, provides maps and comprehensive detail about buildings and land available for commercial or industrial use. “The system is designed to be easy to search … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership lauded by Economic Developers Council of Ontario

SARNIA, ON: The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership (SLEP) has been recognized by a panel of judges at the 64th Annual Economic Developers Council of Ontario (EDCO) conference for producing outstanding promotional materials to attract investment. “These quality marketing materials immediately helped support discussions with 15 leads that short-listed the Sarnia-Lambton area, two of which signed letters … Read More

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Student Entrepreneurs Offered Summer Company Grants

SARNIA, ON: Students in the Sarnia-Lambton area have the opportunity to apply for $3,000 grants to start and run their own business this summer through the Ontario Summer Company Program. The Summer Company Program is a competitive program with limited spaces, which accepts and considers applications as they are submitted, and provides approved participants with … Read More

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APPLY NOW FOR SMALL BUSINESS GRANTS

SARNIA, ON: Attention all local entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their own small business: Starter Company Plus can help. Successful applicants receive grants up to $5,000, as well as one-on-one advice from experienced business counsellors. Monthly education and networking sessions are also provided to the entrepreneurs selected to participate in the program. New this … Read More

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Learning for Life: Entrepreneurship Series Launching This Winter

The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership is pleased to announce its continued partnership with Lambton County Library to host two series of online Entrepreneurship webinars this winter.   Entrepreneurship 101 will focus on providing residents of Lambton County with the tools they need to enter the world of entrepreneurship, while also showcasing the Lambton County Library system’s … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Launches Digital Service Squad to Help Small Businesses Adopt Online Technologies

SARNIA, ON: The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership will again be providing a Digital Service Squad (DSS) to help businesses across the region use digital technologies to adapt to a rapidly changing environment.  The DSS will be funded with a $60,000 grant from Digital Main Street Ontario and provided by the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern … Read More

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Global Manufacturer Investing $5M in New Sarnia-Lambton Expansion

SARNIA, ON: Manufacturer creating 90 jobs and investing over $5-million. CIMC, a world leader in commercial transport trailers is investing over $5-million in Sarnia, with plans to create 90 assembly and light manufacturing jobs. Maximizing the use of an existing building on Ube Drive in Sarnia, the facility will allow CIMC Refrigerated Trailer Co. Ltd. … Read More

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