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Business Links

Whether you are an entrepreneur just starting to think about venturing into business or a seasoned business veteran looking to expand or diversify, there are many resources to help you.

Blackfalds Business & Investment Intelligence Tool

Local Permits and Development

Blackfalds & District Chamber of Commerce

Business of the Year Awards

  • This non-profit group supports the interests of local commercial, financial, industrial and community stakeholders. Contact them at or 403.506.6735

Canada Business Network

  • Provides help with accessing financing, information on business obligations, developing a business plan, and more

Startup Canada

  • This network of entrepreneurs work together to build an environment and culture for small business growth and success.

Community Futures

  • With offices in Red Deer and Mirror, this organization supports businesses with funding and training 

Export Development Canada

  • A Crown corporation helping Canadian companies succeed. As international risk experts, they provide businesses with trade knowledge, financing solutions, equity, insurance, connections, to grow their business with confidence. 

Bank of Canada

  • Provides details on counterfeit prevention and staff training

Futurpreneur Canada

  • This non-profit organization provides financing, mentoring, and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18 - 39

Invest in Canada

  • Assists with national and international investment opportunities in Canada and provides industry information, funding programs and advisory services

Government of Alberta

  •  Offers programs, services and industry specific information to help businesses thrive or reach global markets. 

Business Link

  • This organization connects small business and entrepreneurs to available resources and information

Central Alberta Economic Partnership (CAEP)

  • This economic development alliance of Central Alberta communities works to ensure the success and continued diversification of the regional economy

 Central Alberta Access Prosperity

  • This economic development organization serves the CAEP communities, providing resources to facilitate business growth, expansion, and investment opportunities.