March 22, 2020
Message from our President & CEO
of COVID-19 around the world has been unprecedented, and with its arrival here
at home, our main priority continues to be the health and wellness of our
employees, clients and community. Our hope is that Cape Bretoners are
able to take the necessary precautions and focus on staying healthy and safe at
Breton Partnership focuses on connecting people from any industry or sector to
the supports and resources they need to succeed. We know that right now,
this is more important than ever to our business community across the
Breton – Unama’ki’s private sector led economic development organization, we
have an island wide perspective on economic development. In these uncertain
times, we are committed to understanding what our economy will look like into
the future, and exploring how best we can support our businesses now and going
forward. We appreciate that these uncertain times create significant stress for
our entrepreneurs and businesses, and this week our team has been reaching out
to our clients and investors to understand their current realities, most
pressing concerns and what would be most helpful right now. Together with our
Chambers of Commerce, municipal, provincial and federal partners, we are ensuring
your voices are being heard.
One strength of the Cape Breton Partnership is our ability to work with clients to navigate often complex information, processes and procedures. With several new government programs announced this week, we know there will be many questions about how to access this support. As such, the Cape Breton Partnership will work with our local businesses to navigate the many unknowns, and provide guidance and assistance as more information becomes available. We have uploaded a number of helpful resources to our website to help businesses navigate the current challenges facing them at this time. Click here to view this resource page.
Receiving accurate and timely information at a time like this is extremely important. In an effort to help you stay informed, we have created a COVID-19 resources section on our website to ensure you have the most up-to-date information in one spot. We will update this section as new information becomes available. In the meantime, if you have questions, concerns or relevant information to be shared with our business community, please email us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bretoners are known for their resiliency and now is no different. We will
work together to navigate these uncertain times as they continue to evolve. In
the meantime, stay healthy and safe.
President & CEO
Cape Breton Partnership