Two Local Communities Rank High For Entrepreneurship

Barrie, Collingwood move up the list from last year

Barrie has moved up to third spot on the Canadian Federation of Independent Business annual rankings for most entrepreneurial large cities in Canada (Kelowna BC was first, the 905-region second). Barrie was seventh last year. Collingwood tops the list for smaller cities. Fourteen indicators were considered for this, including the number of self-employed people, business establishments per capita, business property tax rates and overall optimism. Click here for more.