The Prescott and Russell Entrepreneurial Academy is a non-profit organization that offers the greater benefits of coaching and mentoring, as well as training programs, thus providing support for kick-starting a business and for implementing innovative ideas to existing businesses to the region’s entrepreneurs.
The grounds for the Academy’s creation are the Prescott-Russell Economic Development Plan
, which was finalized in 2011 and which considers new opportunities inspired by the traditional and progressive industrial sectors’ convergence creativity, and talent.
Its main partner is the Prescott-Russell Community Development Corporation
. It is also supported by the United Counties of Prescott & Russell
, the Eastern Ontario Training Board
, the Institute for Training and Research in Agrifood, under the Collège d'arts appliqués et de technologie La Cité
(College for Applied Arts and Technology) as well as by La Cité