Economic Development and Tourism Honoured with Two Awards


Perth County’s Economic Development and Tourism Team has received two provincial awards.

Given on February 8th during the 67th Annual EDCO Conference & Showcase in Toronto, the accolades recognize outstanding projects which serve as trailblazing examples, setting the stage for future economic development practices.

Perth County was honoured for the Perth County Farms to Stratford Tables, given a Community Economic Development Rural Award and the Perth County Full House Tour was recognized with a Workforce Development and Resident Attraction Rural Award.

Meredith Forget, Manager of Economic Development and Tourism in a release says “We are honored to receive these prestigious awards from EDCO – the robust strength of our partnerships has been instrumental in the success of these projects.”

“It is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team and the collaborative spirit within our community. These projects reflect our commitment to driving economic development while fostering inclusivity and enhancing the overall quality of life in Perth County.”