Let Us Help
Want to set up shop downtown?
Downtown Winnipeg has numerous resources and organizations to help you.
Downtown Winnipeg BIZ
426 Portage Avenue
Represents 1,300 businesses in downtown and runs programs targeting downtown advocacy, image, cleanliness, safety, transportation, parking, marketing and events.
CentreVenture Development Corporation
2nd floor, cityplace, 88-333 St. Mary Avenue
The City of Winnipeg’s downtown development corporation mandated to stimulate downtown revitalization by working with investors and developers to identify opportunities, access incentive programs, create partnerships, form innovative improvement strategies and serve as an accessible conduit to support economic development initiatives.
The Forks North Portage Partnership
259-393 Portage Avenue
A key stakeholder in the development of downtown who is responsible for the ownership, management and continuing renewal of The Forks and North Portage sites. Their mission is to act as a catalyst, encouraging activities for people in the downtown area through public and private partnerships, revitalization strategies; and to work to ensure financial self-sufficiency.
Economic Development Winnipeg Inc.
300-259 Portage Avenue
Economic Development Winnipeg Inc. (EDW) is focused on being a leader in promoting Winnipeg as the ideal place to live, work, invest and visit through economic development and tourism-related initiatives. EDW embraces a truly collaborative approach in the organizations day-to-day activities, aimed at minimizing fragmentation and garnering the collective wisdom in stakeholder synergies to produce positive results.