The next port of call in your entrepreneurial journey
Hailed as Northern Bruce Peninsula’s ‘Port of Call’, with invitingly clear waters and a culture steeped in boating, fishing and shipwreck touring, Tobermory of Bruce County is a prime location for entrepreneurs looking to switch up their lifestyle and set up a business. Connected by ferry and airway to neighbouring Peninsula villages, Manitoulin Island and major cities, Tobermory is positioned to welcome water-loving visitors and business owners alike.
Easily explore other Northern Bruce Peninsula towns such as Dyer’s Bay and Lion’s Head by car within a half hour in any direction. Hop over to Manitoulin Island by the Chi-Cheemaun for a solid break. Or take a speedy trip by highway to Hamilton, London or Barrie to stay on the pulse of business.
With the Bruce Peninsula National Park, UNESCO Niagara Escarpment World Biosphere and Fathom Five National Marine Park in the vicinity, the bulk of your customers will be water explorers and nature wanderers looking to eat, sleep, shop and tour Tobermory. Scuba-diving is a particularly big draw for seasonal visitors while boating and general enjoyment of the coast is what keeps residents entertained and in place; a solid client base to keep your business venture afloat.
Visit the Northern Bruce Peninsula Townfolio page to see more about their economy.
Tobermory is a Port of Call renowned for its clear blue water and connection to two National Parks. This area provides both visitors and residents with a true Bruce Peninsula experience. Tobermory is home to a permanent resident population of nearly 4,000 and increases to more than 13,000 including seasonal residents. The Accommodation, Health Care and Construction Industries are key employers in the area, with the majority of the workforce employed in Trades & Transport and Sales & Service occupations.
The thriving main industries in Bruce County are diverse. Supporting the entrepreneurs who keep those industries active is our goal. Whether you’re a new business owner, expanding an existing business, or exploring new ways to run a mature business, a wide range of support is available to you and you’ve come to the right place to find it.