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The following videos deal with clients or projects of the Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation:

Summer Company Profiles
August 2017
Shaw TV aired a segment on the Summer Company program and profiled two businesses, Brady's Brick Maintenance and Nicholson's Naturals.

2017 Summer Company
July 2017
CTV News produced a segment on Summer Company, a young entrepreneur program administered by the SSMEDC.

Profile: Millworks Centre for Entrepreneurship
June 2017
Shaw TV profiled two business clients located at the SSMEDC's Millworks Centre for Entrepreneurship, Possibilities Group and On Focus Now.

Sault Ste. Marie: Open For Business
October 2016
This community marketing video was produced by the SSMEDC under its Invest Sault Ste. Marie initiative.

Millworks Centre for Entrepreneurship
September 2016
CTV News did a segment on two new business incubator clients moving into the SSMEDC's Millworks Centre for Entrepreneurship.

Summer Company: Secret Sip Coffee Club
August 2016
CTV News profiled SSMEDC client and Summer Company participant Aron Coccimiglio.

Millworks Centre for Entrepreneurship
August 2016
SooToday profiled the SSMEDC's Millworks Centre for Entrepreneurship, which recently opened its doors at The Machine Shop.

2016 Summer Company
July 2016
This Shaw TV news segment profiles Tianna Rice (Northern Equine Massage Therapy) and Nicholas Kowaleski (Technic Computer Services).

Local Artist Darren Emond
May 2016
SSMEDC client Darren Emond showcased his newest comic book, which was commissioned by the heavy metal band Iron Maiden.

Bow Lake Wind Project
December 2015
BluEarth Renewables Inc. partnered with Batchewana First Nation to develop a wind energy initiative north of Sault Ste. Marie.

Festivals & Events Ontario Announcement
November 2015
Sault Ste. Marie has been selected to host the 2017 Festivals & Events Ontario (FEO) Annual Conference, Shaw TV reports.

Summer Company Profile: Samantha Luck
July 2015
Samantha Luck, owner of of Sam Luck House & Cottage Portraits, is taking part in the SSMEDC-administered Summer Company program.

Agawa Canyon Train Tour
June 2015
Tourism Sault Ste. Marie, a division if the SSMEDC, commissioned this video to promote the region's No. 1 travel generator.

Summer Company Program Seeing Success in the Sault
August 2014
Eighteen area youth are taking part in the SSMEDC-administered Summer Company youth entrepreneurship program.

Sault Ste. Marie: Energy Innovation Hub
May 2014
Sault Ste. Marie is a global leader in renewable and smart energy, with many energy initiatives occurring in and around the region.

The SCENE
January 2013
Shaw TV profiles the new Sault Community Entrepreneur Network Exchange, a group where current and aspiring entrepreneurs can find support in one another.

Gary Knox Law Firm
October 2012
Shaw TV meets up with Gary Know, a new lawyer who recently opened his own practice with assistance from the SSMEDC. 

Christy's Light Foundation
October 2012
This non-profit organization, a client of the SSMEDC, is doing excellent work in Sault Ste. Marie by providing mentoring to people suffering from eating disorders.
 
Rooftop Solar Projects
September 2012
Shaw TV looks at rooftop solar operations in the Sault by profiling Superior Energy Solutions, a client of the SSMEDC.

Sister City Agreement
August 2012
Shaw TV covers the signing of a Sister City Agreement between the Twin Saults, a ceremony coordinated by the SSMEDC.

Summer Company
July 2012
Shaw TV profiles Kristine Dovigi, a student who took part in the Summer Company youth entrepreneurship program, which is administered in the region by the SSMEDC.

Ride for Sight
June 2012
Shaw TV covers the 2012 Ride for Sight charity motorcycle ride, an event, which the SSMEDC helped coordinate, that attracted hundreds of visitors.

Film Sector
May 2012
Shaw TV looks at the production of Compulsion, one of many movies to be shot in Sault Ste. Marie in recent years.

Telus Cup
April 2012
Shaw TV highlights the upcoming Telus Cup Central Region Midget AAA Championships, an event bid on by the SSMEDC.

Jeannette's Custom Cakes
March 2012
Shaw TV profiles a custom cake business, which is a client of the SSMEDC.

SIS Group
February 2012
Shaw TV profiles the company, which took advantage of the SSMEDC's Business Retention and Expansion Program.

Agawa Canyon Train Tour Re-launch
January 2012
Shaw TV covers the unveiling of the new train tour following an $11-million makeover that was spearheaded by the SSMEDC.

International Hap Ki Do Canadian Open
November 2011
Shaw TV features the upcoming martial arts tournament, expected to draw hundreds of visitors, which was bid on by the SSMEDC.

Ellsin Environmental
September 2011
Shaw TV profiles this SSMEDC client, which is operating a cutting-edge tire recycling facility.

Solar Farms
May 2010
This feature focuses on the $360-million solar farms project from Starwood Energy Group, a client of the SSMEDC.