Enterprising Culture

Launch It Minto

As part of the Town of Minto's economic development strategy, the Town, in partnership with the Minto Chamber of Commerce have developed a Creative Industry Business Incubator called LaunchIt Minto. LaunchIt Minto strives to assist new businesses to start, grow and succeed in a creative environment.

Bevelled Edge - Blade and Blacksmith

Since 2003, blacksmith Mike Shannon has been making custom knives, swords, candelabras and other decorative metal work under the business moniker of Bevelled Edge. His forge is located in Drew.

Infusion Coffee Roasting Company

Infusion Coffee is a fair trade certified coffee roasting company who hand-roast and custom blend their products. Their beans come from all over the world, including Kenya, Nicaragua, Brazil, Columbia and Indonesia.

South Street Cafe

Run by Chef Jake Tyson, South Street Cafe is a gourmet restaurant in downtown Harriston. South Street is open Thursday through Sunday from 10 - 2, serving a variety of breakfast and lunch options made from local ingredients.

Minto Express

Based out of Palmerston, the Minto Express is a weekly newspaper covering communities in Minto and the surrounding area. It features news, sports, arts and opinion articles from professional reporters and local correspondents.

uniquelynichola

Nichola McEwan is a Minto-based painter, a furniture maker and an india ink artist.

West Meadow Press

Run by Wesley Bates, West Meadow Press is a small print shop featuring multiple letterpresses. Adjacent to the Wesley Bates Gallery, it provides a street-side view of an artist at work.

OSIM Interactive

OSiM Interactive is a business focused on digital marketing, content management systems, and website design and hosting. They are based primarily in Caledonia and Minto.

Wightman Telecom

A telecommunications company centered in Clifford, Wightman Telecom is a family business over 100 years old, providing internet, phone and television service to area residents.

Karin's Pottery

Karin’s Pottery offers a wide variety of handmade ceramic gifts and decorations.

Raynbow Signs

Raynbow Signs is a custom graphic and sign crafting company whose services include consultation, design and installation. Included in their clients are many local businesses and organizations.

Alexandra's Airbrush

Alexandra's Airbrush is able to provide a variety of services including temporary airbrushed tattoos and graphic design, as well as various custom projects. Alexandra can spray any design, with any medium, on any surface.

Wesley Bates

Wesley Bates is an artist and wood engraver whose work is nationally renowned. He owns the Wesley Bates Gallery and West Meadow Press in Clifford. He also works closely with the Minto Arts Council and other community organizations.

Meiklejohn House Bed & Breakfast

A lavish Victorian bed & breakfast on the edge of Harriston, Meiklejohn House was built in the 1870’s by Harriston’s first mayor. Today it serves as a luxury retreat.

Harry Stone's Pizzaburger & Ale House

Harry Stone’s is a local restaurant and pub featuring live music and entertainment throughout the year. Located in the historic Collison House hotel in downtown Harriston.

Chantal Heroux

Chantal is a local artist of many talents who bounces back and forth from Palmerston, where her main personal studio is located, and Toronto. She explores ideas of re-purposing and recycling materials in order to add value to objects that could be considered trash.

Harriston Photography

Harriston Photography offers professional photography services. It is located in Harriston.

Rural Spoon

Rural Spoon Café is a small café located in the rural community of Palmerston. This delightful little café offers a delicious all-day breakfast menu, along with a variety of great lunch options including wraps, sandwiches, soups, salads and much more; not to mention some of the best homemade butter tarts in the area!

Rooster's Perch Antiques

Rooster’s Perch Antiques is an antique and collectible shop in downtown Clifford. A wide variety of furnishings, glassware, china, clocks, toys, games and memorabilia can be found there.

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