The Director, Economic Development provides overall strategic direction and management of the economic development activities within the City in support of the Economic Development Strategy. The Director enables the City to expand its economic development agenda to respond to the demands of the globally competitive knowledge-based economy and enhance its value proposition for the attraction of business, employment and investment to the City. Click here for the link to the Department’s webpage.
Important documents to review include:
In 2016, the City's Economic Development Office (EDO) created targeted value propositions grouped by sector. The propositions were intended to attract more knowledge-based, innovative businesses to Mississauga. The EDO team received an award for Gold Excellence in Economic Development for its 2016 Sector Profiles project from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).
The EDO has received additional awards, including:
The Director responsibilities are to:
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