Ignition Startup Fund lighting up entrepreneurial interest

WELLINGTON – May 31, 2017 – Six Islanders came to the Wellington Rural Action Centre (RAC) May 31 to learn about Innovation PEI’s Ignition Startup Fund. This popular competition offers $25,000 prizes to businesses wishing to establish or expand a business. The product or service to be offered must have the potential of being sold off-Island.

Everyone interested in participating must submit their proposal no later than July 14. Extra details are available at http://www.innovationpei.com/ignition.

Attending the information session, which was delivered in collaboration by the RAC and the Acadian and Francophone Chamber of Commerce of PEI, are, seated, Gilles Arsenault, Marlyse Anakeu and Tania Bernard. In the back row are Louis Ellsworth, presenter Heather Rossiter from Innovation PEI and Kirk Barlow.