Quebec Connects Generates $1.3M in Short-term Economic Impact

Under the mentorship, guidance and support of CEDEC, the Valcartier Military Family Resource Centre, Eastern Quebec Learning Centre, Ver-Mac, and Québec International agreed to lead and support a Collaborative Economic Development Venture to connect employers with jobs to fill with an untapped pool of available English-Speaking and bilingual talent in the Quebec City area.

Since 2021, the Venture has generated $1.3M in short-term economic impact by placing talent in 14 jobs in the Quebec City area. The direct financial impact of this Venture is $811K in salaries with an additional indirect and induced impact of six jobs which generated an additional $519K.