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Cultivating opportunities

See how the Valley Regional Enterprise Network
can help you and your business succeed.

Inspiring locations

Discover how The Valley’s unique geography and business assets support your business success.

Dream life

Find out what it truly means to have your personal, professional and family life in balance.

Why grow here?

FACT: The best of east coast living. Wherever you live in the Annapolis Valley, you are never more than one hour from an ocean shore.

FACT: An extraordinary microclimate. Farms, fields and vibrant communities. The Bay of Fundy.

FACT: House prices in the Annapolis Valley average $212,546 compared with HRM at $356,317.

Our unique role

The Valley Regional Enterprise Network is the catalyst for a thriving, sustainable and inclusive regional economy in the Annapolis Valley.  Being the catalyst means we are proactive in evidence-based research, action planning and being the coordinator of local and provincial resources to maximize our collective impact.

Serving the Annapolis Valley region, we are uniquely positioned to objectively address the region’s economic and business development needs.  We are the “boots on the ground,” connectors and facilitators, and leaders in regional economic development.



Contact us to discover how our community connectedness can help build your career success.


The Valley REN provides customized, one-on-one business support to meet your business’s unique needs through our BusinessNOW Program.  Whether your business is a start-up, in the process of expansion, or looking ahead to business succession, we can help you navigate public and private sector funding programs, build business connections and support your start-up or expansion, export or marketing efforts.

Contact us today at or 902-678-2200 to find out how the Valley REN can support your business.

448 Main Street, Kentville, Nova Scotia B4N 1K8
Phone: 902 678 2200

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Valley Regional Enterprise Network Helping You Grow In the Valley