GPA EDC Honours 2011 EPIC Ventures Winners

GPA EDC Board Chair - Tom Sayer MPP Jeff Leal with encouraging words for small businesses

Yesterday at the Greater Peterborough Area Economic Development Corporation (210 Wolfe Street), the 2011 EPIC Ventures Winners were recognized for their contributions to Peterborough and area. The EPIC Ventures program (Entrepreneurs Proudly Investing in our Community) was created this past year to help support and recognize local small businesses (under 50 employees) who have entrepreneurial spirit, who aid in our local economy and strive to make our community and the people in it the best that it can be.

Elizabeth Teleki of the GPA speaks with John Hart formly of Lazer Graphics


Mary Carolyn Hart chatting with Scott Murison of Wild Rock Outfitters

Michael and Andrea, owners of The Silver Bean Café

Elizabeth and Tom draw the winner of the Grand Prize

Seniors Dreams was the lucky winner of the Grand Prize draw valued at $1,500!


The 2011 EPIC Ventures recipients!

The local business who were recognized in 2011 were Wild Rock Outfitters, Silver Bean Café, Shish Kabob Hut, Seniors Dreams, Kawartha Endodontics, Jo Anne's Place, and Traynor Beef Farms. Congratulations to all!


[Related: Here's Your Chance To Nominate A Local Business Making A Difference In Our Community; Who Do You Think Should Win The EPIC Ventures Small Business Award This Month?; Spotlight: EPIC Ventures Winner Shish Kabob Hut; Spotlight: EPIC Ventures Winner Jo Anne's Place Health Foods]

[Contributed by PtboCanada's Julie Morris]

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