St. Thomas, February 22, 2019 - The Elgin Business Resource Centre (EBRC) is excited
to announce its new program; the Rural Economic Development Initiative (REDi). This
program will ensure the continued growth of economic development throughout ALL
of Elgin County.
In order to facilitate outreach to everypart of the County, EBRC will be opening
community REDi offices in Aylmer and Port Stanley as well as REDi meeting room access
in Dutton. These offices combined with the head office in St. Thomas, will ensure
that EBRC continues the acceleration of business growth in all of Elgin County,
including St. Thomas.
As of March 31, 2019 the current financial partnership with the County of Elgin,
which began in 2012, will be terminated by the county. In order to continue to grow
sustainable business throughout Elgin County, EBRC will be unveiling REDi on April
Exact locations of the new REDi offices in Port Stanley and Aylmer will be announced
shortly. "I'm incredibly excited about the new Rural Economic Development Initiative"
says Kevin Jackson, General Manager of EBRC. "This will allow us to continue to
serve all entrepreneurs in Elgin and grow the economy".