What is FastStart@Trent ?

  What is FastStart @ Trent? FastStart is an entrepreneurial training partnership aimed at university and college students. FastStart is designed to increase entrepreneurship skills and awareness and help students create solid business plans that take their products and services to market – quickly and successfully. FastStart’s partners include four academic institutions and two community […]

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McDougall acquires Monkman Gracie Johnston Insurance

McDougall Insurance and Financial has announced that it has merged with Monkman Gracie Johnston Insurance. Monkman Gracie Johnston, based in Peterborough, has 22 employees. The company joins with McDougall Insurance and Financial to form an independent broker with 30 offices in eastern Ontario and the Ottawa Valley. McDougall has 330 employees and has racked up […]

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Mastermind Toys opens 50th Store in Peterborough

 Mastermind Toys, Canada’s largest specialty toy and children’s books retailer, is in major growth mode and will mark multiple milestones in 2017: Largest Expansion in Company’s 33-Year History Opening of Store #50 in Peterborough, ON Launch of New Website, www.mastermindtoys.com The Canadian-owned and operated company has announced plans to expand its national retail presence by opening more than 11 […]

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CARSTAR Peterborough Opens in Ontario, Canada

CARSTAR Canada announced it has officially launched CARSTAR Peterborough. Owned by new multi-CARSTAR store owners Jim and Cathy Shirtliff, CARSTAR Peterborough is ready to serve Peterborough, Ontario and its surrounding communities. The Shirtliffs have been a franchise partner with CARSTAR for over 14 years. The new CARSTAR Peterborough location is a 6,000-square-foot facility offering full […]

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