Sipekne’katik and Corporate
Five-Year Economic Development Strategy
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) 2016-17
Issue Date: December 19, 2016
Proposal Due Date: January 20, 2017
The overall objective of the project is to develop a five-year economic development strategy that will focus on the economic growth of the Sipekne’katik and an implementation plan. It is intended the strategy will be focused on growth and diversification of Sipekne’katik’s economy over the long term.
Sipekne’katik would like to foster and support a coordinated approach to its economic development. The Economic Development Strategy will provide a clear vision to enhance the growth prospects for existing companies and bring and develop new business. The Strategy will be to enhance and grow the economic base to sustain a competitive and prosperous Sipekne’katik
Moving forward, Sipekne’katik and its development corporation needs to be creative and well informed when pursuing development opportunity. These works will identify competitive factors that Sipekne’katik can use to create substantial future economic benefits for the Sipekne’katik community.