Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario

Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario

December 06, 2010 14:38 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of State Goodyear to Outline Plan for Jobs, Growth and Innovation in Southern Ontario

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 6, 2010) - During a keynote address at the Canadian Innovation Exchange, the Honorable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) will be outlining the six new initiatives the agency has launched since September.

Minister Goodyear will be available to answer questions from the media following the event.

Date: December 7, 2010
   
Location: MaRS Centre
  101 College St.
  Toronto, Ontario
   
Time: 9:00 a.m.

Announced in Canada's Economic Action Plan and officially launched on August 13, 2009, FedDev Ontario was created to provide stimulus to communities hardest hit by the recession, as well as to deliver long-term support for the restructuring of the manufacturing sector and enhance innovation throughout the region.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Gary Toft
    Director of Communications
    613-943-7599