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We encourage the development of Estrie business communities by directly assisting the region’s enterprises and organizations with their projects.

Overview of the region

Estrie region includes several institutions of higher learning and knowledge. The territory’s economy is largely based on a diversified manufacturing sector and businesses operating in such traditional sectors as agri-food, forestry and tourism.

The Eastern Towships business office serves the seven RCMs in the region as well as two RCMs in Montérégie, namely the Haute-Yamaska and the Brome-Missisquoi RCMs.

Eastern Townships Business Office

202, rue Wellington Nord, bureau 100,
Sherbrooke (Québec) J1H 5C6
Phone number (toll free): 1-800-561-0633
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Intervention Strategies

Eastern Townships intervention strategy

Profile and priorities of the Eastern Townships region and the Haute-Yamaska and Brome-Missisquoi RCMs

Our collaborators in Quebec

Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

Provides professional services to businesses in all industries. Supports enterprises in seeking financing and in their business start-up and growth.

Canada Business Network

Provides access to government programs, business tools, forms and on-line services to enterprises.

Export Development Canada (EDC)

Dedicated to helping Canadian companies of all sizes succeed on the world.

Info entrepreneurs

Offers information services to businesses from all sectors and at every stage of development. Provides access to information on federal and provincial departments as well as to integrated information products and interactive tools.

Investissement Québec

Supports SMEs, NPOs and businesses in their development and financing research.

Ministère de l'Économie et de l'Innovation Québec (MEI)

Supports the development of the Quebec economy, innovation and exports by ensuring coordination and joint action between the various stakeholders in the economic, scientific, social and cultural fields.

National Research Council Canada (NRC)

Supports SMEs in approving and developing new products or procedures. Financial assistance is awarded after the project has been assessed by an industrial technology advisor.

The Réseau des SADC et CAE

The Réseau des SADC et CAE contributes to the economic development of their communities by providing services to enterprises: access to funding, technical assistance and support for local, youth and female entrepreneurship.

Ressources Entreprises

Offers professional support and specialized information services on all private and government programs and services to entrepreneurs in Eastern Quebec.

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