Cochrane Economic Development enjoys a strong and productive working relationship with a number of local agencies that provide various levels of service to businesses in our community.
Calgary Regional Partnership
The Calgary Regional Partnership represents a diverse group of municipalities in the Calgary area. The partnership is an incorporated not-for-profit company that applies “thinking regionally and acting locally” to regional projects.
Community owned and regionally inspired, the Calgary Regional Partnership shapes and champions its vision: working together to live in balance with a healthy environment, in enriched communities, with sustainable infrastructure and a prosperous economy.
Cochrane & District Chamber of Commerce
The Cochrane and District Chamber of Commerce assists member businesses in the Bow Valley corridor by providing opportunities to connect with other businesses, gain professional development, and through representation of the business community to all levels of government. The chamber seeks opportunities to promote their members to the public, and members provide discounts to other members.
Community Futures Community Futures Centre West's mandate is to grow the Cochrane area economy by offering innovative approaches to business and community development. They help with business needs by providing access to resources, planning and financial assistance. Most services are made possible at little or no cost.
Cochrane Tourism Association
The Cochrane Tourism Association encourages and facilitates activities that promote Cochrane as a tourist destination. Their website contains information and links for local events as well as places to stay, eat and play.
Cochrane Business Network The Cochrane Business Network is a group of local business people who meet on a regular basis and provide a local platform for networking, workshops and referrals. As a group, they work together to help one another while enhancing local business.