A Sundridge business is getting funding to expand. Kent Trusses is a building supply dealer that has become successful and continues to grow. Parry Sound-Muskoka MP Tony Clement visited their facility yesterday, to show his support on the success of the business. Clement says Kent Trusses has not only grown in the local markets but in the U.S. as well.
The company has recently expanded their manufacturing footprint by over 35,000 sq ft and invested over $1-million in that expansion. They've also added over 20 jobs in the past three years. The North East Ontario Community Foundation and the NECO Community Futures Development Corporation is involved in the funding. The formal funding announcement is expected in the next few days.