Provided by Choose Cornwall
Cornwall Economic Development is pleased to announce that Shauna Baggs is the new Business Advisor for the Cornwall Business Enterprise Centre.
“Ms. Baggs brings with her a strong record of economic development work in the area, in addition to entrepreneurial experience,” said Bob Peters, Division Manager of Economic Development at the City of Cornwall. Business is an important part of the local economy, and it is one that has been particularly hard hit by the pandemic.We look forward to a revitalization of the Centre’s profile in the community.
The Cornwall Business Enterprise Center provides support for start-ups and small businesses through their early years of development and operation. Entrepreneurs benefit from easy access to business advisory services and information covering marketing, technology and financing.
Shauna Baggs will be familiar to many in the local business community. She has held several economic development positions in the area over the past decade, most recently as the Economic Development and Communications Coordinator with the Township of South Glengarry. Ms Baggs is also an accomplished artist and owns the Jigsaw Puzzle Studio in Ingleside.
The Cornwall Business Enterprise Center helps small business owners and entrepreneurs succeed in Cornwall, SDG and Akwesasne by providing information, tools and support during the start-up and growth stages of business operations. This includes administering the Summer Company and Starter Company PLUS programs.
The Cornwall Business Enterprise Center is operated by Cornwall Economic Development and funded in part by the Government of Ontario through the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade.
The Cornwall Business Enterprise Center is located at 100 Water Street East (Cornwall Civic Complex) and can be reached by phone at 613-930-2787 ext 2276 or online at: