As part of the project, the SSMEDC
will hire a project manager and a coordinator to provide technical support to companies in their bid preparation and certification efforts, as well as to develop and host workshops to raise awareness of opportunities, and develop a recruitment and retention strategy for businesses and innovation stakeholders in the defence industry.
"With the agreement coming to an end, we want to look at opportunities on what new markets, demographics, and what new experiences can be had with upgrades in the canyon to provide a better visitor experience," said SSMEDC
executive director Dan Hollingsworth.
"The SSMEDC has always worked to attract external business and investment to the community, and we've seen much success in these endeavours," said Dan Hollingsworth, executive director of business development for the SSMEDC, in a Feb.
Filling that position enables the SSMEDC to implement its Invest Sault Ste.