There are a number of events throughout the year that support local business owners. These events are great opportunities to meet other business leaders and learn best practices. Be sure to also check out our News page.

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Partner Webinar – First Steps in Exporting

Ontario’s “First Steps in Exporting” program helps companies that are new to exporting familiarize themselves with key steps in growing your international sales in the U.S. and beyond.

Module 1: Export Readiness, Market Research and Market Entry Strategy Tuesday, November 28, 2023 from 9:30am – 11:00am

Module 2: Trade Finance, Freight Logistics and Digital Asset Protection Tuesday, December 5, 2023 from 9:30am – 11:00am

Module 3: International Distribution, Trade Events and eCommerce Tuesday, December 12, 2023 from 9:30am – 11:00am

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Partner Webinar – The Importance of Paid Advertising in a Digital Space

Advertising in the digital space can be complicated, especially with different ad formats, multiple platforms, budgeting, and running your own business! If you are not sure where to begin, or are confused on what kind of ad to run, this session is for you

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Partner Webinar – New Exporters of Technologies and Services to the U.S.

The New Exporters of Technologies and Services to the United States (NETSUS) Program builds on an ever-popular New Exporters to Border States (NEBS) Program, which has been helping Ontario companies for 30+ years. Company participants in NETSUS will hear from experts and get to ask questions.

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Partner Webinar – Steppingstones of E-Commerce: Part 1 – Expanding into E-Commerce

Part 1 – Expanding into E-Commerce will cover the importance of the modern e-commerce landscape, establishing your digital hub, and how to get e-commerce ready as Digital Main Street supports your small businesses journey.

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Partner Webinar – Optimizing for Search Engines – Understanding SEO Basics

In this webinar, the Digital Service Squad will explain search engine optimization and the best tactics you as a business can use towards increasing your ranking in the search engine result pages.

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Partner Webinar – Do’s & Don’ts when crossing the U.S. border

The Government of Ontario, in partnership with the United States Customs and Border Protection Agency, invites Ontario SMEs for a free one-hour webinar about the “Do’s and Don’ts” that must be observed if you are going to successfully move your goods across the border.

Participants will have an opportunity to hear first-hand from a U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency officer, who will provide Ontario companies with important information on what is mandatory when shipping products to the United States. Particular attention will be paid to the importance of the documentation required to move goods to the U.S.

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Cornwall Galaxy Cinema – 1325 Second St E, Cornwall

2023 Year in Review

The Year in Review report summarizes major private and public sector development activity that has occurred in Cornwall over the past 12 months.

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