Emergence Incubator a proud partner of “Food Xcel”: a program for food entrepreneurs

November 4, 2016

Our colleagues at PEI’s Food Island Partnership have launched a new program to help aspiring food entrepreneurs move their idea forward. And Emergence is proud to be a contributing partner to the success of this initiative!

foodexcelFood Xcel – as the new FIP program is known – is a five phase program designed to assist food entrepreneurs through a combination of workshops, networking with food agencies and experts and a chance to compete for a $30,000 grand prize.

Food Xcel  breaks down the process of developing a food product into smaller steps to help you make progress, test your assumptions, and build momentum.

fiplogoFood Island Partnership is an organization dedicated to the Food Industry on Prince Edward Island. FIP partners in projects with companies, industry partners, research, development and technology institutions to further the growth and profitability of the food industry of Prince Edward Island. Projects can be in the area of product development, productivity and production technology and marketing for small to medium sized companies.

Visit the Food Island Partnership website for more information or click on the program poster.

Emergence is the virtual business incubator focused on the food-to-dharma spectrum. Emergence companies receive comprehensive support customized to their needs and benefit from access to: experienced mentorship, specialist services, domain and professional expertise, funding & investment, and established networks. Click here to find out more about the Emergence program!