Welcome to the CBDC!

The Parry Sound Area Community Business & Development Centre is a federally supported not-for-profit Community Futures Development Corporation, governed by volunteers in partnership with FedNor. The services provided by the CB&DC exist to promote economic growth and community development of the Parry Sound region. The centre focuses on job creation by community strategic planning and providing funding and advisory services to area businesses. Industry Canada/FedNor and others provide various Tools for Business to assist both start-up and existing businesses. The CB & DC can offer these products as tools to entrepreneurs in the Parry Sound area.

Our MISSION is “We find a way to say YES

The West Parry Sound Community Investment Initiative in Northern Ontario (aka WPS CiiNO) is pleased to announce the Mr. Dustin Turner has accepted the position of Regional Economic Development Officer.  Mr. Turner will be joining our team on May 30, 2016, to embark on what he and the Steering Committee agree is a “great opportunity” for our Community.  Welcome Justin!!





“More Bang for the Buck” – The Impact of CFDC Lending on Ontario’s Economy Published Mar 2016