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October is Small Business Month

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE

Small Biz-Big Buzz Expo shines a spotlight on the region’s small businesses

Windsor-Essex County, Ontario, Tuesday, October 20, 2015 –The month of October is designated Small Business Month. It’s a time to recognize the economic value small businesses create within our communities across the country. The WindsorEssex Small Business Centre is presenting the Small Biz-Big Buzz Expo in celebration of small business month. The expo will showcase over 40 local and diverse small businesses, providing an opportunity for the public to experience the products and services small businesses in the Windsor-Essex region offer.

The Small Biz-Big Buzz Expo presented by the Small Business Centre is taking place on Thursday, October 22nd from 5-9 p.m. at the Water’s Edge Event Centre at 2879 Riverside Dr. East.

There is free public admission, free parking, door prizes, live entertainment by Crissi Cochrane, local food and beverages, a cash bar with local wine and craft beer offerings, wine tastings and over 40 small business vendors from across the Windsor-Essex region. 

The WindsorEssex Small Business Centre (SBC) operates as a department of the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation in partnership with the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure. The Small Business Centre is a one-stop source for information, guidance and professional advice on starting and operating a business.

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Media Contact:
Lana Drouillard, Director, Marketing Communications
WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation
519 259-9600