Nestled in the heart of British Columbia, Prince George is the largest city in one of the fastest growing regions in Canada with a population of nearly 80,000. Prince George's thriving economy and its superior transportation connectivity makes the city a preferred location for companies looking to establish or expand their operations. Prince George also offers diverse employment opportunities and an affordable quality of life, where four-season recreation opportunities amidst the natural beauty of the outdoors are complemented by a full range of urban amenities.
Initiatives Prince George (IPG) is the municipally owned economic development corporation for the City of Prince George and the Official Business Engagement Partner of the 2015 Canada Winter Games. Together with local and regional partners, IPG works toward ensuring the continued strength of the local economy by facilitating the retention and expansion of existing businesses, attracting businesses to expand and diversify the economy, advocating for increased workforce capacity, and marketing the City of Prince George to attract new businesses and residents.
The 2013 Community Profile contains information and statistics related to living, working and investing in Prince George.
This page provides information about how local and regional businesses can get involved in the 2015 Canada Winter Games.
Prince George - a growing...
This video explains how Initiatives Prince George works to facilitate the growth and diversity of the Prince George economy.
supported by a diverse and sustainable...
Initiatives Prince George is the Official Business Engagement Partner for the 2015 Canada Winter Games.
regional resource economy.