As the Research & Information Analyst, Amrit Manhas provides business start-up assistance to new entrepreneurs looking to establish a business in Nanaimo.
maintains a comprehensive research database and develops and updates key communication pieces on Nanaimo
such as the Community profile, Infrastructure profile, Construction profile, Retail profile and the Tourism profile.
is involved in Business Retention, Expansion and Attraction initiatives.
Amrit graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelors' degree in Economics and a Certificate in Liberal Arts.
She joined the City of Nanaimo in 1993, and has since attained extensive training and experience in the field of Economic Development.
In addition, she manages special projects, develops terms of reference, writes funding proposals, and develops marketing and promotional materials.