The North Grenville Business Retention & Expansion Alliance is already looking forward to a signature business event that happens in September. The keynote speaker will be Pierre Cléroux, Chief Economist at the Business Development Bank of Canada. He will share some of the BDC’s latest research findings on game-changing consumer trends to help entrepreneurs grow their business. Also included will be an informative presentation by North Grenville Director of Planning and Development Forbes Symon on the latest in local development news in North Grenville. Local business people should mark September 24th on their calendars; the event happens from 6 to 8:30pm. www.northgrenvillebusiness.com.