Who Can Help?


Inuvialuit Community Economic Development Organization (ICEDO) promotes community economic development in the Inuvialuit Settlement (IRS) region.

  • Sue McNeil ICEDO Manager (T) 867-777-7061 (F)867-777-3256
  • Patrice Stuart ICEDO Program Coordinator (T)867-777-7063

Town of Inuvik

Director, Tourism & Economic Development (T)867-777-8632 (F)867-777-8601



Nunatsiavut Government
The Economic Development Department has various initiatives to support entrepreneurship across the region including their business development agency, Nunatsiavut Business Centre Incorporated.

Community Economic Development Officer NAINCEDO@gmail.com



Kativik Regional Government
The Regional and Local Development Department deals with regional, local, and business development. They have a variety of programs to support you in your business development.

The Local Development Offices promote the development needs of communities.

  • Salluit (T) 819-255-8120
  • Kuujjuaq (T) 819-964-2961
  • Inukjuak (T) 819-254-8621



Community Economic Development Organizations

These organizations offer support to Inuit in their regions through all stages of a business for research and pre-start up, start up and expansion. They offer business training, guidance and advice to plan, establish, manage and expand your business. Financial support is also available through grants and loans.

Kitikmeot Economic Development Commission
Tel: 867-983-2095
Email: webguy@ked.ca

Kivalliq Partners in Development

David Fredlund
Development Officer
Rankin Inlet Business
Tel: 867-645-2122
Email: kpidbusiness@netkaster.ca

Kakivak Association

James Paton
Iqaluit Business Development Officer
Parnaivik Building 942
Tel: 867-979-8958
Email: jpaton@kakivak.com

Business Development Centres

These centres support the creation and growth of small businesses in their regions by providing loans and business advice. Their services are available for startups and existing businesses, and include: business counseling, technical support and help with strategic planning and management.

Kitikmeot Community Futures Incorporated

Marg Epp
#26 Omningmak in the Arctic Island Lodge
Tel: 867-983-7383
Tel: (Toll Free) 1-888-866-0260
Email: mepp@kcfi.ca

Keewatin Business Development Centre
Rankin Inlet
Tel:  867-645-2126

Kivalliq Business Development Centre 
Charlotte Hickes
Tel: 867-645-2126
Email: charhickes@gmail.com

Baffin Business Development Corporation 
Valerie Kosmenko
Inuksugait Plaza 2
Tel: 867-979-1303
Email: val.kosmenko@baffinbusinessdevelopment.com

Nunavut Business Service Centre

The Nunavut Business Service Centre provides information on federal government services for entrepreneurs. The centres and the website help to locate loans available to businesses through government programs. They also provide detailed information on all aspects of starting and running a business, including applying for permits and licenses, paying taxes, registering your business name, hiring employees and writing your business plan.

Kitikmeot Region 
Cambridge Bay
Tel: 867-983-2095
Tel: (Toll Free) 1-888-576-4444

Kivalliq Region 
Rankin Inlet Innukshuk Building
Tel: 867-645-8450
Tel: (Toll Free) 1-888-576-4444

Qikiqtani Region 
Iqaluit Inuksugait Plaza
Tel: 867-975-7860
Tel: (Toll Free) 1-888-576-4444

Community Economic Development Officers

Economic Development Officers (EDOs) provide business support and advice in their communities. They help with business planning, growth and development. The Nunavut Economic Developers Association provides information and advice to EDOs and can help you find up-to-date contact information for your local EDO.

Nunavut Economic Developers Association 

Laura Deal
Project Coordinator
1104B Inuksugait Plaza, Phase 2
Tel: 867-979-4620
Email: info@nunavuteda.com


Cambridge Bay
Jim MacEachern
Tel: 867-983-4654
Email: jmaceachern@cambridgebay.ca

Gjoa Haven 
Joseph Aglukkaq
Tel: 867-360-6186
Email: edogjoahaven@qiniq.com

Beatrix Apsaktaun
Tel: 867-769-6281
Email: edo_kug@qiniq.com

Tel: 867-982-6500
Email: edokug@qiniq.com

Jimmy Oleekatalik
Tel: 867-561-6341
Email: edooftal@qiniq.com


Keith Collier
Tel: 867-857-2941
Email: arviatcedo@qiniq.com

Baker Lake 
Nathan Annanaut
Tel: 867-793-2874
Email: bledo@xplornet.ca

Chesterfield Inlet 
David Kattegatsiak
Tel: 867-898-9206
Email: edo_hamlet@qiniq.com

Coral Harbour 
Mary Eetuk
Tel: 867-925-8867
Email: coraledo@qiniq.com

Rankin Inlet 
Evan Morrison
Tel: 867-645-2895
Email: cedo@rankininlet.ca

Repulse Bay 
Steven Kopak
Tel: 867-462-4101
Email: repulsebay_20051@qiniq.com

Whale Cove 
Nassr Maashi
Tel: 867-896-9961
Email: cedo@whalecove.ca


Arctic Bay 
Clare Kines
Tel: 867-439-8276
Email: edo_ab@qiniq.com

Cape Dorset 
Tel: 867-897-8943
Email: muncdedo@capedorset.com

Clyde River 
Billy Palluq
Tel: 867-924-6706
Email: cedo@clyderiver.ca

Grise Fiord 
Jaypetee Akeeagok
Tel: 867-980-4033
Email: gfcedo@giniq.com

Hall Beach 
Shelly Brake
Tel: 867-928-8856
Email: cedo_hbhamlet@qiniq.com

Tel: 867-934-8429

Joamie Eegeesiak
Tel: 867-979-6363 ext: 230
Email: j.eegeesiak@city.iqaluit.nu.ca

Qapik Ikkidluak
Tel: 867-939-2247
Email: cedkimm@qiniq.com

Madeleine Qumuatuq
Tel: 867-473-8953
Email: pangedo@qiniq.com

Pond Inlet 
Colin Saunders
Tel: 867-899-8934
Email: pond_cedo@qiniq.com

Mike Cook
Tel: 867-927-8832
Email: qikedo@qiniq.com

Resolute Bay 
Philip Manik
Tel: 867-252-3616
Email: hamletcedo@xplornet.com

Tel: 867-266-7912
Email: sanicedo@qiniq.com