Our Mission and Vision
The Prescott-Russell Entrepreneurship Centre [PREC] was formed in recognition that small and medium enterprises [SMEs] are the backbone of Ontario's economy and create jobs, innovation and prosperity.We help small business owners and entrepreneurs succeed in the counties of Prescott-Russell by offering information, tools and support during start-up and growth stages of business operation. We also offer seminars, workshops and networking opportunities that are designed with the entrepreneur in mind.
The PREC is in partnership with:
- Ministry of Economic Development and Growth
- Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs (ONE)
- United Counties of Prescott and Russell (UCPR)
- Prescott and Russell Entrepreneurial Academy (PREA)
- Eastern Ontario Training Board (EOTB)
- Prescott-Russell Community Development Corporation (PRCDC)
- Canada Business Ontario (CBO)
and many community partners.
The PREC assists entrepreneurs by providing all the tools they need to start and grow their businesses. Both our head office, located in Alfred, and our satellite office located in Hawkesbury, are staffed with dedicated business professionals who help you determine what you need to do before, during and after launching your business.