Business Development

Business PeopleCREDA aides in Business Development by incorporating four key areas of focus including Resource/Skills Development, Data Collection, Export & Investment, and Resource Opportunities. CREDA supports the sustainability of new and existing businesses in Cumberland County.

The Cumberland Regional Economic Development Association continues to establish and update relevant data for business development purposes. Providing accurate labour force information will assist in increasing recruitment activities and business expansion. This data will also allow CREDA and its partners to address labour and skills shortage issues in order to better plan for the future.


Paul Hopper
Development Field Officer
Phone: (902) 667-3638 Fax: (902) 667-2270

Vince Byrne
Business Retention & Expansion Officer
Phone: (902) 667-3638 Fax: (902) 667-2270