Divisions of the TEDC
Projects supported by the TEDC include:
We are the economic development team for the City of Timmins.
Our two areas of focus are Business Development & Retention and Community Economic Development.
BD&R focuses on creating, attracting and retaining business and investment opportunities.
CED focuses on community building and helping non-profits, social enterprises and other organizations build capacity and achieve their mission.
The TEDC is co-located with The Business Enterprise Centre, Link North and the Timmins and District Multicultural Centre. Together, we are a central contact for business and community needs.
We advance community economic development in Timmins and the region by attracting and supporting businesses and organizations.
Timmins is a thriving Northern city with an enviable quality of life and diversified economy.
Our organization is committed to the following values:
Accountability: We conduct business in a cost-efficient, transparent and sustainable manner.
Communication: We engage meaningfully and regularly with both external and internal stakeholders.
Empowerment: We build capacity within our clients, team members and Board by providing them with the skills and knowledge to accomplish goals within the framework of our mission.
Inclusivity: We respect diversity and work with a variety of stakeholders to build meaningful partnerships.
Innovation: We encourage creative thinking, and embrace change that supports our vision and the goals of clients and our stakeholders.