Funding Partners

Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and InnovationCounty of RenfewTown of RenfrewCity of Pembroke

Supporting Partners

myFMAlgonquin College


Welcome to Enterprise Renfrew County

Enterprise Renfrew County (ERC) has been operating in Renfrew since 1988 and was formerly known as the Renfrew County Business Self-Help Office.  Our mandate is to encourage and contribute to the enterprising spirit and economic development of the County by assisting entrepreneurs with the development of new or existing companies.

Be sure to check out our calendar, notices and bulletin board for upcoming events on what is happening around the County of Renfrew.

Please be advised that we cover all of the County of Renfrew and sometimes our Renfrew location is closed due to business travel. It is advised that you call the office to ensure the office is open and to book an appointment. Colleen can be reached at: 613-432-6848 X 114

Next Starter Company Intake Session will take place on Tuesday August 23 from 10:00 am - noon. Attendance for all Starter Company applicants is mandatory. Pre-registration is required to reserve your space call: 613.-735-8224.

Enterprise Renfrew County is a member of:

The Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs (ONE) has been created to serve the diverse needs of the province’s small business community. Bringing together the services of the Small Business Enterprise Centres (SBECs), Regional Innovation Centres (RICs) & Business Advisory Services (BAS), the members work collaboratively together using a “no wrong door” approach to ensure that small businesses have the tools they need to grow and thrive.

The network is supported by a new site,

Featured Pages

Paro Information Sessions
Paro Information Session

Are you a women entrepreneur who requires Microfunding? Plan to attend one of the Paro Information Sessions taking place across the County of...

Greenworks Removal and Recycling: Barry's Bay
Steven Zadra-Brotton owner of Greenworks Removal and Recycling

Steven Zadra-Brotton has opened his Summer Company business Greenworks Removal and Recycling in...

Nick D's Lawn and Property Care: Town of Petawawa

Nick DiGiacinto has opened his Summer Company business, Nick D's Lawn and Property...

1Point1 Studios: Burnstown

Zach Remus has opened his Summer Company business 1Point1 Studios in Burnstown.

Trav's Lawn Care: Braeside
Travis Davison owner of Trav's Lawn Care, Braeside

Travis Davison has opend his Summer Company business Trav's Lawn Care in Braeside

Sydney A Photography: Palmer Rapids
Sydney A Photograpy owner: Sydney Armstrong

Sydney Armstrong has opened her Summer Company business, Sydney A Photography in Palmer...

2016 Summer Company Participants

Summer Company 2016

Who are the new "bosses" in the Summer Company Program? 

Summer Company Program
Enterprise Renfrew County: Summer Company Participants 2015, missing from photo: Pascale LeGault-Talbot

Province of Ontario Fostering Youth Entrepreneurship Opportunities

Julie Johnson - Starter Company Recipient

Julie Johnson owner of Smiling Daisies Soap Co is the first approved applicant for Starter Company

How To Obtain a Security Clearance with Public Works And Government Services Canada

Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) Industrial Security Program is offering free webinars on how to obtain a Sercurity...

Parasport Jumpstart Fund

New funding source that will help cover the cost of sports and recreational programs for children between the ages of four and 18, who are...

Starter Company Program: Mentoring, Money and You

Next  Intake Session: Tuesday August 23rd, 2016. You must pre-register to attend the intake session by either calling:613.735.8224...

Concierge Service

Concierge Service is the place where Canadian enterprises can find information and guidance to access government programs and resources in support...

Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) Information and Webinars

This section contains information about the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and  Harmonized Sale Tax in Ontario. Registering for HST and...

Bulletin Board

Parasport Jumpstart FundPosted: May 21st, 2015
eTendering Pre-Launch AnnouncementPosted: April 10th, 2014