The My Main Street Local Business Accelerator program is delivered by the Economic Developers Council of Ontario (EDCO) and implemented by the City of Sarnia's Economic Development Department. It is a data-driven program focused on the revitalization Sarnia's Downtown & Mitton Village areas with a healthy retail mix, while ensuring that residents benefit from the economic opportunities available along their main street.
The program emphasizes the impact of market research and deep data analysis on the main street community to understand demographics, media habits, income spending data, consumer behavior, and market gaps, and to identify growth and expansion opportunities for new and existing businesses.
Data-driven businesses are 20-plus times more likely to acquire new customers and six times more likely to retain them. Source: University of Nevada
Applicants for these non-repayable contributions will be required to participate in regular meetings with the My Main Street Ambassador.
For additional information on eligibility requirements, please visit My Main Street Website.
Reach out to Sanket Lalcheta, your Main Street Ambassador to obtain additional information about the My Main Street program.