VISION 2020 Media Advisory

VISION2020 Community Progress Report
June 2014
Media Advisory
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VISION 2020 Community Progress Report

FREDERCTON, NB – Ignite Fredericton, the community’s economic development organization, invites the media and public to the first annual presentation of the Vision 2020 Community Report Card on Thursday June 19th at the Fredericton Convention Centre, 670 Queen Street. The progress report will commence at 8:30 a.m., and the annual general meeting will follow at 10:30a.m.

The event will include a report card on Vision 2020 progress since the strategy launch in March 2013. As well, key stakeholders will provide updates on specific Vision 2020 initiatives in the innovation and commercialization space driving economic and entrepreneurial growth as per quest to be the ‘Startup Capital of Canada’. Ignite Fredericton will also launch its new website.

The event will be attended by Vision 2020 stakeholders, business owners, entrepreneurs, institutional and government representatives.

About Ignite Fredericton

Mission: Fuelling Entrepreneurs for Economic Growth!
Vision: Startup Capital of Canada
As the community economic development organization, Ignite Fredericton offers free and confidential business counselling and tools to help entrepreneurs start, grow or locate a business! Core functions include:

  • Supporting Entrepreneurs
  • Attracting & Retaining Talent through Immigration
  • Strengthening the Economic Development Ecosystem through Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships.


Media Contact: Laurie Guthrie, Economic Development Specialist, 506.444.4686,


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