Economic Partnership Wins Big for Matching Apprentices with Employers

SARNIA, ON: The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership won big recently at the EDCO awards for their Sarnia-Lambton Apprentice Job Match Tool. The Economic Developers Council of Ontario (EDCO) award was for the best Workforce Development & Resident Attraction initiative in the province.

The Sarnia-Lambton Apprentice Job Match Tool was created by the economic partnership as a tool to connect local employers with apprentices locally and provincially in response to local employer hiring challenges.

“Our Apprentice Job Match Tool is a game-changer for local employers and apprentices, we’re proud to be leading the way in workforce development and resident attraction in Ontario.” said CEO Dan Taylor “It is great for our team to be recognized for the hard work they do for our area.”

Local employers with apprenticeship opportunities are encouraged to register for the free easy-to-use tool to develop their workforce and be matched directly to workers. For more information and to register your business with the tool visit:

ABOUT Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership

The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership (SLEP) is the lead economic development agency for the Sarnia-Lambton area. Funded by the County of Lambton, we have a focus on promoting the distinct advantages that Sarnia-Lambton proudly offers companies and residents. By coordinating community-based economic development initiatives and working to maintain a commercially attractive environment, we foster new business creation, help ensure that established firms remain and grow here, and work to attract growing businesses to the Sarnia-Lambton area. Visit to learn more.

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Travis Kelly
Marketing & Communications
Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership

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