About


The Cape Breton Partnership brings together people who believe in the power of working together to increase economic opportunities and aims to transform Cape Breton-Unama’ki into the most creative and prosperous place on earth.

HISTORY

With the guidance and support from several prominent business leaders, Chambers of Commerce, economic development agencies, government, and consultants, the Cape Breton Partnership moved from concept to development in September 2004. The Cape Breton Partnership was built following a best practice model of other similar private sector based partnership organization’s that existed across North America.

The Cape Breton Partnership has over 150 investors committed to investing in Cape Breton’s future economic growth. Private sector support and collaboration remains a top priority for the Partnership and continues to be a driving force behind changing our local attitudes and transitioning the economy into a new era of prosperity.

VISION

A thriving Cape Breton-Unama’ki.

MISSION

Transform Cape Breton-Unama’ki into the most creative and prosperous place on earth.

MANDATE

The Cape Breton Partnership is Cape Breton-Unama’ki’s private sector-led economic development organization that supports companies and entrepreneurs by promoting our island as a great place to live and invest; growing a culture that values and celebrates creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship; and connecting entrepreneurs and companies to the resources they need to succeed.

STRATEGIC GOALS

The Cape Breton Partnership supports companies and entrepreneurs through our projects and initiatives by:

  • promoting our island as a great place to live and invest;
  • growing a culture that values and celebrates creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship; and
  • connecting entrepreneurs and companies to the resources they need to succeed.

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