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We are pleased to say that each round of awards in recent years has included EDAC Members recognized by Development Counsellors International, celebrating the top young leaders in the economic development industry.
On behalf of Greg Borduas, EDAC President ,and Penny Gardiner, EDAC CEO, and the members of the EDAC Board of Directors we are pleased to distribute to the membership a copy of the Economic Developers Association of Canada (EDAC) Strategic Vision 2016-2018. The EDAC Board of Directors approved the updated Strategic Vision at its board meeting on September 15, 2016. The original EDAC Strategic Vision was developed by the EDAC Board of Directors in 2012. “I am pleased that the … read more
We are delighted to announce an exciting partnership with EDAC and the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)!
4 Things To Get You Excited For EDAC’s 2016 Conference In Saskatoon
We are delighted to include an opportunity for members and colleagues to join us for a professional development luncheon event featuring a special keynote by Dr. Wilton Littlechild.
The EDAC Board of Directors is pleased to announced that their efforts over the past few months have come to fruition with the signing of a MOU with Economic Development Australia (EDA) Ltd.
The Economic Developers Association of Canada (EDAC) and the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the Plenary Session of IEDC’s 2016 Leadership Summit on Jan. 25, 2016 in New Orleans, LA.
Congratulations Gerry! Economic Developers Alberta (EDA) Recognizes Excellence in Economic Development in Alberta EDA presented its annual Awards of Excellence during its 2015 Annual Conference at the Delta Kananaskis Lodge last week. These awards honour Alberta communities and individuals for excellence in: Business and Investment Attraction (BIA); Business Retention and Expansion (BRE); and Community Economic Development (CED). This year, the Economic Developer of the Year Award was presented to Gerry Gabinet of Strathcona County, an Executive Member of EDAC’s Board … read more
EDAC’s ‘On The Hill’ email campaign, was presented to our membership to answer the following questions: What is EDAC On the Hill? Is EDAC’s advocacy initiative worthwhile? How does EDAC On the Hill affect our members? EDAC Board and Staff feel it is essential that this advocacy initiative be understood and valued by you, our members! Therefore, in addition to this series of emails, we have prepared a formal report to the membership. 2015 EDAC On the Hill Report to … read more