Media Advisory - Eves Government launches Ontario Small Business Month

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Media Advisory - Eves Government launches Ontario Small Business Month

TORONTO, Oct. 2 /CNW/ - Minister of Enterprise, Opportunity and Innovation Jim Flaherty has selected the Toronto headquarters of Feature Factory - an innovative, creative and successful small business - as the launch site for Ontario's Small Business Month.
Minister Flaherty will highlight how government programs and services help small businesses such as Feature Factory on the road to success. Feature Factory produces hi-tech exhibits for landmarks such as the CN Tower, the Royal Ontario Museum and Famous Players Theatres.
There are 322,000 small businesses operating in Ontario. They have generated almost half of the 955,000 jobs created since 1995, a major contribution to Ontario's prosperity.

Event: Launch of Small Business Month in Ontario

Location: Feature Factory, 1420 Dupont St.
(northwest corner of Lansdowne and Dupont, ramp to the
building is just west of Lansdowne, enter the ramp and
follow to courtyard for parking.)

Date/Time: Friday, October 4, 2002, at 10:00 a.m.

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For more information about Small Business Month,
visit www.ontario-canada.com/smallbusiness
For further information: Media Contacts: Dan Robertson, Minister's Office, (416) 325-8321; Eric Shapiro, Communications & Public Affairs, (416) 325-6698