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Category: Jobs

Young Entrepreneur – Tyler Allsopp

An Interview with Young Entrepreneur Tyler Allsopp of Doug’s Bicycle based in Belleville. dougsbikes.com Describe your business.  Doug’s Bicycle is a boutique bicycle store and full-service community bike shop. We seriously love bikes and want to share our passion for cycling by offering the Belleville and Quinte area access to some of the best bikes and gear in the world, putting on great local events, and supporting local riders. In our store you will find some of the industry’s ...

Young Entrepreneur – Megan Fisher

An Interview with Young Entrepreneur Megan Fisher owner of The Barking Spot based in Quinte West. thebarkingspot.biz Describe your business.  My name is Megan Fisher, I own The Barking Spot in Trenton.  My first day of business was June 30th, 2014.  We are now a thriving grooming salon with a small boutique filled with other small business’ merchandise.  We offer a completely different atmosphere than other salons to help the pets feel more relaxed and at home.  We like ...

Young Entrepreneur – Adam Tilley

Adam Tilley The Brake Room

An Interview with Adam Tilley, the owner of The Brake Room in Belleville. thebrakeroom.com Describe your business.  The Brake Room is a cafe and a bike shop under the same roof. We are a community hub who host food pop ups, markets, group bike rides, and meetups. We fit people to bikes that offer utility, style, and comfort, whether restoring a vintage bike, or starting frame up. Our cafe serves craft coffee with other offerings like snacks, healthy prepared ...

Start a Business in the Bay of Quinte

You would be hard pressed to find such a ready atmosphere for business startup than here in the BoQ. We are thriving in so many ways for so many reasons. The municipalities and business leaders here work tirelessly to build “live, work and play” communities that enrich the experience of residing alongside the spectacular Bay of Quinte. Our revitalized downtown cores scream “park the car and walk” so the intriguing shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues can be fully explored. ...

Young Entrpreneur – Morgan & Mark Kostovos

An Interview with Young Entrepreneurs Morgan and Mike Kotsovos, owners of Cactus Rose based in Quinte West. cactusrose.ca Describe your business.  Cactus Rose is an online children’s boutique.  Inspired by the beauty, freedom and imagination that compliment a child’s spirit – all garments are proudly hand drawn and designed by Mark and I. Only environmentally friendly dyes that are harmless for your littles are used. Our hearts are put into each piece we craft, based off our own children, ...

Working in the Bay of Quinte

A Strong Manufacturing Sector Thrives in the Bay of Quinte Region.  THE BAY OF QUINTE region’s diversified economy provides a wide range of employment opportunities for the residents in the area. The ability to earn an adequate income and maintain an attractive lifestyle all while living in a picturesque environment is a rare find. The BoQ’s strong and advanced manufacturing cluster is a driving force for the economy in the region and the support from municipal economic development and ...

Young Entrepreneurs

As it becomes more difficult for aspiring entrepreneurs to forge a place for themselves in larger urban centres, many young business owners are seeking out smaller communities in which to grow their businesses and realize their dreams. Recent years have seen the Bay of Quinte region emerge as a new business hotspot, an ever-growing region with true small-town values and an unparalleled sense of community. Meet the inspiring young entrepreneurs whose vision, talent, and tireless hard work are breathing new ...

20 Reasons To Live In The Bay Of Quinte

The Bay of Quinte Region is Canada’s Best Kept Secret. Stretching along the 401 from Brighton to Napanee, north to Hastings County and south to Prince Edward County, it’s a region of varied geography and cultural traditions, with the shores of the Bay tying everything together. That’s why we’re sharing our top 20 reasons the Bay of Quinte Region is an amazing place to build your life. 1. Who needs the city? Now that High-Speed Internet, the rails, and 401 connect you ...

For many long-term care workers, work is around the clock. Attendance at in-class courses is difficult to coordinate, meaning that virtual distance education can offer an accessible environment in which to safely explore and respond to complex subject matters. Loyalist College is proud to partner with Crown Ridge Health Care Services Inc. to launch Ontario’s first 3D interactive virtual world technology training application for long-term care homes, including Westgate Lodge, Belleville and Crown Ridge Place, Trenton. Designed to help ...

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.