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Finding Home Base: Military Life in the Bay of Quinte

Air Show CFB Trenton 8 Wing

CFB Trenton is the largest air force base in the country and home to over 3,000 staff. Many end up captivated by this waterfront community. Here are three such stories: Rickie Smith: Military Spouse Rickie Smith and her family once had cold feet about coming to Ontario. Now they’re content in the Bay of Quinte region, where they enjoy the great outdoors year-round. She and her husband, Dean Smith, and kids Torrah and Peyton, moved to Batawa in July ...

Young Entrepreneurs – Abby and Maddy

abby and maddy lambert decorating

Describe your business. Lambert Decorating is a female owned and operated painting company that specializes in interior repaints and cabinet painting. How long have you been here? My partner Maddy and I were both born and raised in Belleville. I left for a few years to attend school in Toronto, and then lived in Kingston for a short time. What brought you to the region? I moved back to Belleville once I met Maddy, and I was pleasantly surprised ...

Ash Murrell – Ash Murrell Photography

Ash Murrell Photography Belleville

An Interview with Young Entrepreneur Ash Murrell, owner of Ash Murrell Photography based in Belleville. ashmurrell.com Describe your business. Ash Murrell Photography is a commercial photography company specializing in Business to Business (B2B) and Business to Public (B2P) imagery. Helping clients reach new clients using cinematic story telling, we can get businesses to the market they desire. How long have you been here? I moved here with my immediate family, from France, over 16 years ago. What brought you to ...

Meet A Local Series – Shelby Lisk

Meet Shelby Lisk. She is a local artist, photographer, writer, and entrepreneur who is rediscovering her roots in the area. Originally from the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, Shelby grew up here in Belleville and then moved to Ottawa for university to obtain her degree in Fine Arts and minoring in Feminist and Gender Studies. She later travelled around North America, in part working as a wedding photographer — van-life style. After recently moving back to Belleville, Shelby enrolled in the ...

Bay of Quinte Regional Marketing Board: Trevor Norris

Bay of Quinte Trevor Norris

We turned the page in the Discovery Guide once again and landed upon the Bay of Quinte team! We market tourism and resident attraction for the region and are thrilled to share our passion for the BoQ with others—but how did we all come to be working for the Regional Marketing Board in the first place? Read below for a background on Bay of Quinte’s Business and Program Development Manager, Trevor Norris (and connect with him here). Bay of ...

Bay of Quinte Regional Marketing Board: Courtney Klumper

Bay of Quinte Regional Marketing Board Courtney Klumper

We turned the page in the Discovery Guide once again and landed upon the Bay of Quinte team! We market tourism and resident attraction for the region and are thrilled to share our passion for the BoQ with others—but how did we all come to be working for the Regional Marketing Board in the first place? Read below for a background on Bay of Quinte’s Marketing Coordinator, Courtney Klumper (and connect with her here). Bay of Quinte Regional Marketing Board: ...

Bay of Quinte Regional Marketing Board: Jen Achilles

Jen Achilles Bay of Quinte Regional Marketing Board

We turned the page in the Discovery Guide once again and landed upon the Bay of Quinte team! We market tourism and resident attraction for the region and are thrilled to share our passion for the BoQ with others—but how did we all come to be working for the Regional Marketing Board in the first place? Read below for a background on Bay of Quinte’s Communications Manager, Jen Achilles (and connect with her here). Bay of Quinte Regional Marketing Board: ...

Young Entrepreneurs – Kyle & Christine Denouden

An Interview with Young Entrepreneurs Kyle and Christine Denouden of Hickory Homes. hickoryhomes.ca Describe your business.  We are Hickory Homes ltd, a “husband and wife”, custom, new home builder based in Prince Edward County. What brought you to the area?  My wife Christine and I grew up in the Quinte Region. Myself from Frankford, and Christine from Wellington. After getting married we headed to Toronto for a few years to work and gain experience in our fields. After starting ...

Young Entrepreneur – Tsiokeriio (Diio) Brant

An Interview with Young Entrepreneur Tsiokeriio (Diio) Brant of Red Bird Artisans based in Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory. Describe your business. Red Bird Artisans is a business run by myself, Tsiokeriio (Diio) Brant from Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory. My mission is to bring a greater understanding and appreciation for Native American art, as well as incorporate newer materials into traditional works of art. My work focuses on the transformation of materials – both traditional and new mediums. The materials used are intended to reflect ...

Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.