This week David Ponraj talks to Craig MacMullin, President & CEO of CEED, the Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development in Nova Scotia. The two dig into the 25-year evolution of CEED in shaping the entrepreneurial culture for Atlantic Canada. They explore the journey of today’s entrepreneur and role that CEED has played in increasing the number of entrepreneurs operating in Nova Scotia through the development of innovative programs and collaboration with partners across the ecosystem.

Learn more about CEED: https://www.ceed.ca

About Breaking Down Barriers
This podcast explores the opportunity to build wealth in local, regional, and national economies through entrepreneurship-led economic development. Episodes feature changemakers with innovative approaches to empowering people to start businesses that create wealth for their families and improve outcomes for their communities. Conversations highlight work being done in communities across the U.S. to break down barriers to entrepreneurial opportunity in underserved and underrepresented communities. In this series, we share authentic stories about the impact that entrepreneurship-led economic development has on the local economy and connect a global network of passionate economic developers. 

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Breaking Down Barriers is a presentation of Economic Impact Catalyst and is hosted by David Ponraj with production and editing by Jacqui Dietrich and Lauren Bernard with voice talent by Antoine Long. Please rate, review, and subscribe to Breaking Down Barriers, available for free wherever you listen to your podcasts!

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