Halifax, May 13, 2020 – The Conseil de développement économique de la Nouvelle-Écosse (CDÉNÉ) is pleased to announce the hiring of Ryan Robicheau to its Business Services and Entrepreneurship team. He assumed the position of Business Advisor for the Argyle region on May 11.

Originally from Clare, Nova Scotia, Ryan completed his post-secondary education at the Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) in Kentville. He went on to pursue a career in the banking industry and eventually in credit and business development in Halifax. He looks forward to bringing his knowledge of lending and business development to the Argyle region. Ryan is a strong believer in relationships with community partners.

Ryan will be responsible for providing direct advice and support to businesses, whether it is to start or buy a business, find financing, launch a new product, innovate or capture a new market, in the Municipality of Argyle area of southwestern Nova Scotia.

"I am very pleased to join the CDÉNÉ team and work with local entrepreneurs," he said. "It is exciting to see local businesses in rural areas grow and prosper. I look forward to being part of this entrepreneurial dynamism."