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Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation

Company name(s)

Legal/Operating Name
Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation

Company contact information

Mailing address

99 Foster Dr.
Civic Center - 1st Floor
SAULT STE. MARIE , Ontario
P6A 5X6

Location address

99 Foster Dr.
Civic Center - 1st Floor
SAULT STE. MARIE, Ontario
P6A 5X6

Company Profile


In 1986, the Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation (SSMEDC) was established as an independent not-for-profit agency to be the lead organization in the community with respect to economic development.

SSMEDC is your one-stop shop for: what you need to starting or expand your business, finding out about Sault Ste. Marie's economic development plans, strengths and priorities , learning about what to see and do while visiting our area and much, much more.
SSMEDC has three operating divisions with unique functions to carry out its

Business Sault Ste. Marie
Supports existing businesses and attracts external businesses to create jobs and increase the municipal tax base. It does this by promoting the city's strategic advantages to businesses around the world. The division also focuses on small and youth business support, which would include helping local firms access funding programs for expansion or start up.

Tourism Sault Ste. Marie
Develops tourism-related products and delivers annual marketing activities designed to promote Sault Ste. Marie as a four-season tourist destination; Increases visitation levels to the city through the promotion of vacation packages and take the lead on bidding for and supporting sports tournaments, conferences and conventions that provide significant economic impacts on the community. The division also plays a supportive role in tourism and recreational infrastructure development.

Corporate Services
Provides support for the Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation as a whole in the form of finance, information technology, reception, human resources, communications and Freedom of Information. The division also provides administration for City Council's Economic Development Fund (EDF) and the Destiny Sault Ste. Marie Economic Diversification Strategy.


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Tom Dodds
Title:
Chief Executive Officer
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(705) 759-5432
Facsimile:
(705) 759-2185
Email:
b.strapp@ssmedc.ca
Dave Murphy
Title:
Manager
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(705) 759-5428
Facsimile:
(705) 759-2185
Email:
d.murphy@ssmedc.ca
Ian McMillan
Title:
Manager
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(705) 759-5465
Facsimile:
(705) 759-2185
Email:
i.mcmillan@ssmedc.ca

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Country of Ownership:
Canada  
Exporting:
No  
Primary Industry (NAICS):
813910 - Business Associations
Primary Business Activity:
Association  
Service Name:
Economic Development

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Some of the information on this Web page has been provided by external sources. The Government of Canada is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability or currency of the information supplied by external sources. Users wishing to rely upon this information should consult directly with the source of the information. Content provided by external sources is not subject to official languages, privacy and accessibility requirements.

Contacts

Contact information

Tom Dodds
Title:
Chief Executive Officer
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(705) 759-5432
Facsimile:
(705) 759-2185
Email:
b.strapp@ssmedc.ca
Dave Murphy
Title:
Manager
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(705) 759-5428
Facsimile:
(705) 759-2185
Email:
d.murphy@ssmedc.ca
Ian McMillan
Title:
Manager
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(705) 759-5465
Facsimile:
(705) 759-2185
Email:
i.mcmillan@ssmedc.ca
Description

Company description

Country of Ownership:
Canada  
Exporting:
No  
Primary Industry (NAICS):
813910 - Business Associations
Primary Business Activity:
Association  
Products, services and licensing

Product / Service / Licensing

Service Name:
Economic Development
Last Update Date 2015-05-29
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