Entreprises Riel has played a pivotal role in recruiting this new attraction to Winnipeg. Having first been contacted by local entrepreneurs to assist them in identifying and securing a site for the project, staff initiated meetings with landowners, real estate … Read more
By: Aldo Santin Enlarge Image The proproposed pedestrian promenade would be constructed along the St. Boniface side of the Red River facing The Forks, from the Provencher Bridge to the Norwood Bridge. (GOOGLE MAPS) A proposal for a major riverbank redevelopment … Read more
Entreprises Riel is an economic development and destination marketing and tourism product development agency which promotes the added value of the French language in business and tourism in the Riel district of the City of Winnipeg (St. Boniface, St. Norbert and St. Vital) in Manitoba, Canada. Corporate leaders from all three communities make up Riel’s Board of Directors. Launched in 1998 as a private, not-for-profit organization, Entreprises Riel has become a well-respected source of information, an advisor, a facilitator, an advocate and a leader in bilingual business and tourism development initiatives. Having limited resources, Entreprises Riel focuses its efforts on priority projects, many of which are undertaken by entering into partnerships with government, private enterprise and community organizations. The leadership provided by Entreprises
Riel as a community builder is having an important impact on the district it serves.