|Record #: NIA5702
||Last Modified: 25 Sep 2012
||Last Full Update: 25 Sep 2012
|Description & Services|
|Areas Served||St Catharines|
|Description||SITE SELECTION ASSISTANCE: advertise the locational advantages of St Catharines and assist investors in relocating. |
BUSINESS EXPANSION/RETENTION ASSISTANCE: a Corporate Calling program which identifies issues or problems and also provides advice on issues of market expansion and enhancement.
INFORMATION SERVICE: provides various information products about St Catharines to potential investors, local businesses, tourists and other interested parties.
TOURISM INFORMATION ASSISTANCE: offers an array of support and advice to many exciting attractions, festivals, events, shopping, tours, dining and accommodations, assists in conference, sporting events location planning and group visits.
RELOCATION INFORMATION: provides relocation packages and information.
PROMOTIONAL ITEMS: offers a variety of golf shirts, sweatshirts, wind jackets,
T-shirts, hats, stainless steel bottles, lapel pins and golf accessories for sale
FARMERS MARKET & EVENTS: operation of the downtown market square, city events and farmers market.
SMALL BUSINESS ENTERPRISE CENTRE:
SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT: provides counselling and training in marketing, franchising and the like.
SMALL BUSINESS ENTERPRISE CENTRE: provides information on government and internet services.
DEVELOPMENT OF BUSINESS: offers related seminars, counselling and advice, on-line business directory.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Dates||All year * Closed on holidays|
|Events||ST CATHARINES CITY GUIDE now available: |
Contact Tourism Services at 905-688-5601 Ext 1731, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website:
Niagara Folk Arts Festival * New Vintage Festival * Canada Day Street Party * Port Dalhousie Canada Day Celebrations * Fishing Derbies * Music in Market Square (summer months) * Ontario Sausage Festival * Free Concerts in Montebello Park * Classic Car & Fiddle Fest * Dragon Boat Races * Annual Rotary Ribfest * Music in the Park Slovenian Festival * Royal Canadian Henley Regatta * Labour Day Parade * Niagara Wine Festival & Grande Parade * Pumpkinville * Autumn Harvest Festival * Historical Ghost Walking Tours * Santa Claus Parade * Niagara Icewine Festival * Winterfest * Sugar Bush Tours and much more
Visit www.tourismstcatharines.ca for detailed information on all the above events or www.stcatharines.ca and click on Events on Homepage
|Address & Map|
|Located In Community||St Catharines|
|Intersection||Church St and James St|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 3012 |
50 Church St
St Catharines, ON L2R 7C2
|Office Phone||Economic Development 905-688-5601 ext 1768 * Tourism Offices 905-688-5601 ext 1731/1732/1733 |
Market Square 905-688-5601 ext 1508
|Toll Free Phone||Welland Canal Ship Schedules and St Catharines Museum 1-800-305-5134|
|Fax||Economic Development 905-688-8994 * Tourism & Market Square 905-984-8980|
|Primary Contact||Linda Murray, Secretary to Director; Phone: 905-688-5601 ext 1760|
|Alternate Contact||Rebecca Alfieri, Tourism Marketing Assistant; Phone: 905-688-5601 ext 1731|
|Primary Executive||Dave Oakes, Director; Phone: 905-688-5601 ext 1700|
|Service Level||(10) Local Government|
|Print Material||City Guide, Community Profile, Tour & Trail Map|
|Subjects||Economic development ; Farmers markets ; Small businesses ; Tourism|
|Broader Terms||Business organizations ; Businesses ; Markets ; Organizations|