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2019 Summer Company Participants

The Orangeville & Area Small Business Enterprise Centre (SBEC), in partnership with the Province of Ontario, is once again delivering the popular Summer Company program. Summer Company provides local youth with funding and guidance as they start up and run their own businesses during the summer months. This summer, six enterprising students will be operating businesses in Dufferin and area. The summer companies are from a wide range of sectors including arts, tourism, video marketing and home service.

Summer Company 2019 participants include:

Riveting Adventurez – Ameena Abdulaziz

Riveting Adventurez, owned by Ameena Abdulaziz, will take you and your friends on a fun-filled, mystery tour of downtown Orangeville. A combination of escape-room-like puzzles and mystery stories provide an exciting, outdoor experience. Play the main puzzle walking tour “Clockwork Orangeville” or the photo walking tour “Parasols and Monocles” for an action-packed afternoon. Different levels of difficulty accommodate all kinds of players and create a memorable family or friend get-together. Sign up for your adventure at www.rivetingadventurez.com or visit @rivetingadventurez on Facebook.

Headwaters Pest Control and Lawn Service – Cameron Sheedy

Headwaters Pest Control owner Cameron Sheedy is a licensed pesticide operator with a wealth of experience in commercial and residential pest treatments. He offers free consultations and will provide a competitive quote that will meet the property owner’s needs. The professional service targets insects and rodents including ants, spiders, wasps, mice, and other pesky intruders. Cameron also provides garden treatments to protect flower beds from potentially harmful insects. Additional services provided by the company include lawn and garden maintenance as well as mosquito and fly control. To learn more about Cameron’s company, visit www.headwaterspestcontrol.com or contact Cameron directly at 519-216-2090.

The Squash Pottery – Emma Bradley

The Squash Pottery is owned by Emma Bradley, a second-year university student and accomplished ceramicist. Emma will be selling a variety of uniquely beautiful, functional and decorative pottery at area farmers’ markets and other local venues. When at the farmers’ markets, Emma will sell fresh produce from her own garden as well as delicious home baking. To purchase your one-of-a-kind vases, dinnerware and art pieces, look for The Squash Pottery on Instagram and Facebook @the.squash.pottery. or contact Emma directly at 519-216-9848.

JT Home Tours – Judel Tabsing

Judel Tabsing, owner of JT Home Tours, creates high quality videos for home owners and real estate agents to use when selling a property. The virtual tour is recorded using state of the art equipment and edited with professional finishing. Judel’s prices are very competitive and his eye for detail and flair for marketing, along with his technology background, ensure the house or building is exquisitely showcased and strategically positioned online. Find JT Home Tours channel on YouTube  www.bit.ly/jthometours or visit his Facebook page @jthometours.

Eraser Tip Art Classes – Harley Duck

English and art student Harley Duck is putting his talent and training to good use this summer. The owner of Eraser Tip Art Classes will offer both day and evening instruction for children and youth. Students can register for individual classes which will focus on a single art technique or weekly classes which will cover larger concepts. Eraser Tip also offers parent/child classes, an opportunity to learn portraiture techniques and have a great evening of fun together. Eraser Tip Art Classes will be hosting an Open House for the public on Friday, June 14th from 1 to 7 p.m. at 14 Stewart Court Unit 12. You can also contact Harley directly at 519-215-1114, email him at erasertipart@gmail.com or visit his Facebook page @EraserTipArt.

Sarene Clean – Sara Ashley Wodiany 

Sarene Clean is a new soap company established by Sara Ashley Wodiany. Sara manufactures handcrafted soap products with natural ingredients for body and home use. Recipes that include shea butter, fragrant oils, botanicals, fruits, and seeds result in luxurious soap bars that feel and smell great. Sara’s competitive pricing makes her products affordable and perfect for gift-giving or personal use.  Visit Sara’s Instagram page at @sarene_clean.

To support our amazing 2019 Summer Company students, use the contact information provided or call the SBEC office at 519-941-0440 Ext. 2286.