Boost to Local Businesses from Economic Partnership

SARNIA, ON: Seven small businesses have been selected to participate in the Starter Company Plus program. The Starter Company Plus program provides access to mentorship and $5,000 grants. The program is designed to foster entrepreneurship and small business growth across the county. These seven small businesses were selected following a competitive process. “We are dedicated … Read More

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Ontario’s Hydrogen Hub in Sarnia-Lambton Releases Ambitious Plan to Drive Economic Growth

SARNIA, ON: As Ontario’s hydrogen leader, Sarnia-Lambton envisions significant economic expansion, diversification, and job creation, linked to low-carbon hydrogen. To support the region’s ambition of being the launching point of a large-scale, multi-faceted low-carbon hydrogen economy in Ontario – as Ontario’s Hydrogen Hub – the Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership has released the Ontario’s Hydrogen Hub in … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Amongst Canada’s 2022 ‘Best Locations’ to Invest

SARNIA, ON: The Sarnia-Lambton area has been recognized among a group of 20 regions as one of “Canada’s Best Locations” by Site Selection Magazine. The awards take into consideration corporate facility investment data evaluated by capital expenditures and job creation.  This is the fifth consecutive time the Sarnia-Lambton area has been recognized amongst Canada’s Best Locations. The … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership Hires New CEO

July 13, 2022 Sarnia-Lambton, ON –The board of directors is pleased to announce Mr. Daniel Taylor as our new Chief Executive Officer for the Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership (SLEP) effective Monday, July 11th, 2022. Mr. Taylor is a highly successful and experienced leader bringing years of economic development and business expertise with him. Dan has a … Read More

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Bridging Global Talent to Support Local Hiring Demand

SARNIA, ON: Growing the local economy through workforce development and enhancing the overall job-seeking experience of international graduates are the goals of a new initiative, “Bridging Global Talent in Sarnia-Lambton”, launched by the Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership. Focused on creating employment connections and awareness, this program provides the opportunity to diversify our local workforce by retaining … Read More

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Ontario’s Low-Carbon Hydrogen Strategy presents significant opportunity for Sarnia-Lambton and Ontario’s Hydrogen Hub

SARNIA, ON: Today, the Ontario government has released its Low-Carbon Hydrogen Strategy to accelerate the development of the low-carbon hydrogen economy in the province that will create jobs and reduce emissions. The strategy seeks to leverage the Province’s world class talent and clean energy advantage to position Ontario as a world leader in hydrogen, while … Read More

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Student Entrepreneurs Offered Summer Company Grants

SARNIA, ON: Students in the Sarnia-Lambton area have the great 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 working with limited spaces, which accepts and considers applications as they are submitted, and provides approved … Read More

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Low-Carbon Hydrogen Strategy to Deliver Investment Attraction and Job Creation to Sarnia-Lambton

SARNIA, ON: To support the recently branded Ontario’s Hydrogen Hub, a low-carbon hydrogen strategy is to be developed by the Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership. The strategy will provide a business case for industry, define targeted pathways to attract hydrogen related foreign direct investments, and assist existing local facilities to influence corporate decision making with the goal … Read More

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LAUNCH OF APPRENTICESHIP NETWORK TO ATTRACT AND RETAIN SKILLED TRADES

To help keep recent graduates in the Sarnia-Lambton area, and grow the local economy, a new initiative has been launched by the Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership.   Focused on apprenticeships, this program provides an opportunity to bolster the skilled trades while creating opportunities to work and live in our community. The goal of the project will be … Read More

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Digital Transformation Grant

SARNIA, ON: The latest Digital Main Street Ontario Program is available for eligible Sarnia-Lambton area businesses that includes a $2,500 grant, guidance, and training. Businesses need to act now to apply for the grant before the  November 30th deadline. The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership is helping small businesses in the region access the program, which focuses … Read More

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