Contact: Jackie White
2-8 Prince William Drive
Academy Canada is one of the largest independent colleges in Eastern Canada and one of the most diverse in Canada. With 15 locations, and 35 programs, Academy Canada has trained more than 35,000 graduates since 1985 in fields related to Construction Trades, Justice, Business, Health and Personal Care, Creative Studies and Animal Care/Nature. Call 1-800-561-8000 for more information.
Alantra Leasing Inc.
Contact: Tom Lush
Address:7 Bog Avenue
Manufacturer of Mobile Office Trailer, Washrooms, Storage and Modular Buildings
Argentia Freezers and Terminals
Contact: Daryl Traverse
Address:10 Waterfront Drive, Berth 1
Argentia Freezers and Terminals has a full list of services to meet your needs:
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Quick vessel turnaround
Computerized warehousing and inventory control
Cargo transfer operations
Government licensed for inspection and repackaging
An alternative port for St. John’s during peak ice season
Argentia Freezers and Terminals and the Port of Argentia are also certified under the Marine Transportation Security Act as a compliant port facility and compliant port, respectively.
Atlantic Maintenance Services
Contact: Jeff Coffey
Address:80 Hebron Way
St. John's, NL
Atlantic Maintenance Services Ltd. (AMS) specializes in the application of corrosion protective coatings, passive fire protection, composite repair, blast protection and acoustic and thermal insulation for new and existing industrial facilities in Newfoundland and Labrador.
AMS works closely with suppliers to identify cost-effective and long-term solutions for our clients. We assure our quality workmanship through regular inspection by our certified quality specialists.
Safety is a priority for AMS. Following inclusive safety policies and standards set forth in a robust HSEQ program, AMS is committed to providing regular workplace inspections, hazard assessments and safe work policies and procedures.
Aylwards Home Hardware 1986 Ltd.
Contact: Kathleen Pike
Address:56 Blockhouse Rd
P.O. Box 209
Aylward’s Home Hardware operated since 1986. Owned by the Ron Aylward family. One of 5 stores of this privately-owned franchise, located in Placentia, NL.
Located on the Southwest Avalon Peninsula, Route 100, Aylward’s Home Center is committed to bringing proud service to all communities with friendly service, expert advice, and a commitment to bring you the best experience in any of your Renovation/Repair and Home Owner advice.
We have a large variety from Furniture to Lumber, from Painting and Lighting, to all your Plumbing and Electrical needs.
Come on in and talk to any of our staff, as we’re proud to say we are “Home Owners, helping Home Owners”!
Battlefield Equipment Rentals
Contact: Robyn Temple
Address:P.O. Box 8335, Station "A"
St. John's, NL
Our six branches in Newfoundland and Labrador are located at the following Locations and specialize in the Rental and Sales of light to heavy duty construction equipment and accessories serving the Construction, Mining, Offshore Oil, Industrial, Fishery, Forestry and Homeowner markets in Newfoundland and Labrador. General Manager of the Newfoundland and Labrador Operations is Zeb Stanley, Regional Manager is Konrad Colbourne, Sales Manager is Ed Vardy & Product Support Manager is Boyd Brown.
Our Six Branches are:
St. John’s – Branch Manager Mike Fagan
Come By Chance – Branch Manager Keith Corcoran
Gander – Branch Manager Jody Jones
Corner Brook – Branch Manager Selina Gardner
Hawkes Bay – Branch Manager Konrad Colbourne
Goose Bay – Branch Manager Earl Snow
Black and McDonald
Contact: Newfoundland Office
Address:19A Dundee Avenue
Donovans Industrial Park
Mount Pearl, NL
Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade service provider that safely delivers high quality construction, facilities management, and technical solutions.
Body for Life Wellness
Contact: Dr. Hilary Rodriques
Body for Life Wellness is a new Newfoundland company based in Whitbourne, NL. Our company is dedicated to advancing wellness by education and providing the necessary information and wellness products to enhance the health of all peoples in the world.
Business Development Bank of Canada
Contact: Client Contact Centre
Address:215 Water Street Ground Floor
St. John's, NL
The only bank exclusively devoted to entrepreneurs!
Contact: Placentia Office
Address:1 King Street
Placentia , NL
Founded in the early 1990s, CareGivers has grown from humble beginnings to become one of the largest, and the first accredited, home care agency in Newfoundland and Labrador.
We help people remain independent and fulfilled by finding as many opportunities as possible to provide simple moments of joy. We’re proud to offer our services across the entire island portion of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Our aim is to create strong client-caregiver relationships by understanding the unique needs and preferences of each person we serve and matching them with a caregiver who has the skills, experience and personality to enable success.
Our employees share our values of integrity, quality, community, action and fun. We offer training and resources to all our employees. In addition, we require all employees to provide a clear record of conduct with vulnerable sector check, immunization and medical records, a current first aid certificate and references.
Castle Landing Guest Home
Contact: Scott Stone
Address:16 Larkin Drive
Castle Landing is a beautifully restored Presentation Convent located in the heart of Freshwater, Placentia, Newfoundland, Canada. Castle Landing is a elegant 4 star inn that offers 12 guest suites, cozy sitting areas, elegant surroundings. Most rooms include private bathrooms with shower (some with bathtubs), plus many other amenities.
CBDC – Avalon West
Contact: Claudette Pittman
Address:1-5 OReilly Street
CBDC Avalon West assists in the creation of small businesses and in the expansion and modernization of existing businesses by providing financial and technical services to entrepreneurs. The regions serviced by Avalon West include the Cape Shore, Isthmus, St. Mary’s Bay North and Placentia.
We offer the following loans to clients:
- Social Enterprise Loan
- General Business Loan
- Innovation Loan
- Youth Loan
- First Time Entrepreneur Loan
CBDC Avalon West is located at 1 O’Reilly Street, Placentia. Please contact us for more information regarding our programs and services.
College of the North Atlantic – Placentia Campus
Contact: Keith Bussey
Address:1 Roosevelt Avenue
Province’s Public Post-Secondary System.
Coombs Funeral Home
Contact: Frank Coombs
Address:P.O. Box 267
Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia has been serving the people of the Placentia and surrounding areas with dignity and respect since 1976. We are licensed embalmers and funeral directors. We have established Coombs Memorial Cemetery in the peaceful serenity of Southeast, Placentia and provide perpetual care to your loved ones final resting place.. In our facility you will notice a collection of painting of churches and other points of interest in our area, all of which have been painted by local artist Gerard Power. We greatly appreciate any recommendations that you have that will help us serve you better with regards to Coombs Funeral Home Ltd. Or Coombs Memorial Cemetery We have recently also added Coombs Memorial Chapel to our Funeral Home.
Dandy Dan’s Seafoods
Contact: Dan Meade
Placentia Bay, NL
Welcome to Dandy Dan’s, one of Atlantic Canada’s fast growing food manufacturing facilities. We operate a fish processing plant since 1992, supplying our valued customers with quality seafood, and are proud to introduce our newly developed products created in our secondary processing facility. Our products are developed with seafood from the clean, cold North Atlantic waters, with our commitment to sustainable fishery.
Devan Holdings Inc
Contact: Dwayne Maher
Address:1142 Main Rd
Argentia Metal Recycling
Argentia Sales & Rentals
Argentia Tire & Auto
District of Placentia St Marys
Contact: Janice Greene
1 O'Reilly Street
Office of Honorable Sherry Gambin-Walsh, MHA for the District of Placentia St. Mary’s; Minister of Service NL, Workplace NL and Gov. Purchasing and Procurement.
Edison Security Services
Contact: Floyd Edison
Address:1146 Main Road
Dunville , NL
Fire alert systems
Flood alert systems
Medical alert systems
Carbon monoxide detection
Home intrusion systems
Business intrusion systems
Access control systems
A comprehensive, integrated solution is the best choice!
At Edison security, we do everything needed to ensure the quality of protection you and your family receive is of the highest caliber. And, because we integrate all of our services, we’re able to deduce the most accurate picture of what’s happening during a time of high urgency. While we hope you and your family never need to use any of our emergency services, if you do, we assure you that you’ll have peace of mind you made the right choice. With more than 20 years in the business, we know what it takes to protect you and yours.
Edward Collins Contracting
Contact: Josh Collins
Address:220 Charter Avenue
Argentia , NL
Edward Collins Contracting Ltd. is a family owned and operated heavy civil construction company servicing all Newfoundland since 1974. The company provides a wide range of construction services to a large customer base including government, industrial, commercial and residential customers.
EMCO Corporation – Westlund
Contact: Tony Collins
Address:36 Dundee Avenue
Mount Pearl, NL
Westlund is Canada’s leading National supplier of carbon, stainless and alloy pipe, valves and fittings. We are the industrial division of EMCO Corporation with 220 locations to serve our valued customers from coast to coast since 1906.
Contact: John Maher
If you are looking for top-quality signage, you have come to the right place. Express Signs is the place to go in the Placentia area for all your signage needs, from road signs to vehicle graphics.
Our shop also provides quality printing and copying at highly competitive pricing, and we take pride in delivering quick service.
If you need imprinted items such as shirts, jackets, sports uniforms and much more, we can supply them. And don’t forget, we provide hundreds of top quality promotional items that are designed to make your company or organization stand out.
Through our website, you’ll be able to request an estimate, place an order and learn about the products and services we offer. We hope you enjoy your time here.
Contact us today and let us provide you an unrivaled sign buying experience.
First Choice Furniture
Contact: Chris Hefford
Address:54 Prince William Drive
For all your home decorating needs.. From couch sets to dinning room sets, from bedroom sets to appliances and everything in between!!
Freshwater Community Centre
Contact: Paul Maher
Address:P.O. Box 159
Banquet hall for weddings and parties
G&M Family Farm
Contact: Gerard Smith
Address:28 Old Settlement Hill
G&M Family Farm is known province wide for our beekeeping supplies, nucleus colonies, bee products, produce and expert advice.
Government of Newfoundland – Department of Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation
Contact: Charlotte Hickey
Address:PO Box 160
1116-1120 Main Street
The vision of the Department of Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation (TCII) is of a vibrant, diverse and sustainable economy, with productive, prosperous and culturally-rich communities and regions, making Newfoundland and Labrador a business and tourism destination of choice.
Contact: Bill Quilty
Address:50 Main Road
Grandma’s Kitchen Café & Restaurant is a locally owned and operated food establishment located in Placentia. The restaurant boasts a menu featuring home style cooking and pizza. “Grandma’s Kitchen – Where Every Bite Tastes Like Home!”
Contact: John Kelly
Eighteen comfortably appointed guest rooms and one fully equipped two bedroom cottage.
Hoi Pun Restaurant
Contact: Fonnie Tom
Address:P.O. Box 425
|Chinese and Canadian dining located close to Placentia Bridge.|
Holiday Inn St. John’s Conference Centre
Contact: Bruce Crichton
Address:180 Portugal Cove Road
St. John's, NL
Centrally located in the city of St. John’s and only 5 minutes from St. John’s International Airport and Historic Downtown St. John’s. With 252 well appointed rooms we are the 3rd largest full service hotel in St. John’s and have over 11,000 square feet of meeting space.
HomePort Apartment Hotel
Contact: Julie Greene
Address:3 Wadland Crescent
St. John's, NL
At HomePort, you’ll get larger than expected rooms at great prices, and lots of free extras you’d normally have to pay for! Because who wants to pay for parking when you can go whale watching instead?
J n’ J Sound
Contact: Jason Seay
M. J. Hickey Construction Ltd
Contact: Muriel Hickey
Address:PO Box 276 Dunville NL A0B 1S0
Maher’s Funeral Home Ltd.
Contact: Karen Maher
Address:11 Veterans Way
P.O. Box 196
Placentia, Newfoundland and Labrador
From the celebration of life, to the creation of a lasting memorial, the professionals at Maher’s Funeral Home Ltd. are here to help, listen, and take the utmost care of the individuals, families and loved ones they serve. Established in 1974, Maher’s Funeral Home Ltd. is a family owned and operated business that is dedicated to the serving people with dignity and respect. From traditional funerals to cremation services to unique memorials, and as operators of the province’s first privately owned perpetual care cemetery, Maher’s offers a full suite of services and options.
Mary Margaret’s Flowers
Contact: Pamela Constantine
Address:16 Prince William Drive
MMF provides a variety of services which include fresh flower arrangements and customized orders for an assortment of items such as wreaths, sympathy tributes, candy bouquets, gift baskets, dish gardens etc . We also utilize local resources from our area to create our homemade crafts called Pieces of Placentia Bay. In addition to this our professional florist is available to consult on arrangements for special occasions such as weddings, or other family celebrations and corporate events
McLoughlan Supplies Ltd
Contact: Gary Woodman
Address:22-24 Blackmarsh Road
St. John's, NL
Electrical and safety Supplies
Meridia/KBRS Recruitment Solutions
Contact: Natalie Hand
Address:Baine Johnston Centre, Suite 101
10 Fort William Place
St. John's, NL
We help our clients seamlessly recruit, develop and optimize talent to create competitive advantages, improve performance and achieve organizational goals.
Established in 1975, our firm has remained competitive through our commitment to delivering integrated and innovative solutions to human capital challenges. The KBRS team of over 60 professionals operate from offices in Halifax, Moncton, St. John’s, Edmonton and Toronto.
We are a part of Canada’s leading integrated human capital company, a global leader in talent mobility – LHH Knightsbridge. Together, with over 300 offices in more than 60 countries we support clients through recruitment, HR consulting, career transition, leadership development, assessment and coaching.
Through our partnerships and extensive network, we offer our clients the vast resources of an international firm with a tailored approach that fits our community.
Meridia Recruitment Solutions connects organizations with top talent by building strong relationships and creating ideal matches because we are only successful when you are.
Whether you want to fill a critical role on your team or you need support for your entire recruitment strategy, Meridia has the expertise and experience to help.
With a focus on professional, managerial, technical and administrative roles, we offer solutions for permanent positions as well as interim and project-based needs.
Contact: Paula Flood
Address:2nd Floor, Regatta Plaza II
84-86 Elizabeth Avenue
St. John's, NL
Your goal is to succeed in business, ours is to make sure you do!
Founded in 1997, NLOWE has been supporting and encouraging women entrepreneurs for two decades. Women entrepreneurs face unique challenges and opportunities; we provide the support you need to overcome challenges and take advantage of exciting opportunities as you start your venture or grow your existing business.
You can access our services free of charge, no matter where you live, because our Business Advisors are located in every region of the province and will travel to you. We stay ahead of economic trends so that we can encourage business development in key growth sectors, and we offer training opportunities to help you take advantage of changes in the economy.
NLOWE’s mandate is simple… provide programs and services that connect and support women within Newfoundland and Labrador to start, grow and advance their businesses.
North Atlantic Offshore Inc.
Contact: Ronald Coady
Address:1237 kenmount Road
North Atlantic Offshore Inc. specializes and carries a variety of Lifting and Rigging products such as wire rope products, Nylon, Polyester and Polyround slings. We also rent out water weight bags and load cells up to 200 Ton. As well as provide a variety of Testing and Inspection services.
Novelty Engravers Plus
Contact: Wayne Marchand
Address:132 Casey Street
St. John's, nl
Novelty T- Shirts , mugs hats etc…
Stainless steel tags
Contact: Dana Hawco
Address:1309 Topsail Road
P.O. Box 8274, Station A
St. John's, NL
Pennecon is a leading provider of integrated solutions across a diverse portfolio: heavy civil, industrial, services & maintenance, and marine. From breaking new ground to commissioning and ongoing site maintenance, we deliver the best solutions, service and quality at every stage of the project. Powered by a diverse team, from coast to coast across Canada, we are united by our passion and determination to deliver results on the most complex jobs and challenging environments.
Contact: Philip Meade
Address:170 Main Rd
Placentia & Outreach Area Family Resource Centre
Contact: Serena Pomeroy
Address:P.O. Box 156
Placentia Area Development Association
Contact: Tiffany Seay-Hepditch
Address:16 Prince William Drive
|PADA is a not-for-profit corporation developed for the purpose of pursuing social and economic resource development in the Placentia area.|
Placentia Area Theatre d’Heritage
Contact: Cyril Bambrick
68 Orcan Drive
PATH, Placentia Area Theatre d’Heritage, is a non-profit organization established in 1994. We present a living interpretation of significant parts of our French and English history, providing visitors and locals with entertainment that reflects our unique culture.
PATH is proud to have an eclectic group of people with a wide range of skills, from students to professionals, bringing our summer theatre program to life.
Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre
Contact: The Town of Placentia
Located in the heart of Placentia, in the Town Square, is the Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre. This state-of-the-art multipurpose facility in one of the crown jewels of Placentia’s many cultural assets. The facility is fully equipped for cultural events and performances, including audio visual services and dressing facilities. The flexible character of the centre enables it to be easily adapted as a workshop and conference space, as well as a premier venue for receptions and catered events, exhibit and gallery space.
Placentia Rowing Club
Contact: Gene Collins
Address:Box 1, Site 1
The Placentia Regatta is like a festival of games, food concessions, and music, all centered around a full day of six-person, fixed-seat boat races on the beautiful Southeast Arm.
Port of Argentia
Contact: Ray Greene
Address:1 Augusta Place
Port of Argentia owns and operates the Argentia Northside & Southside Industrial Parks; Argentia Sunset RV Park; and the Backland Trails. The Port is the host site of Husky & partners CGS construction in support of the WWRP.
Power’s Ambulance Service Ltd.
Contact: Wayne Power
Address:P.O. Box 81
46 Freshwater Crescent
Serving the community since 1984, Power’s Ambulance Service Ltd. provides road ambulance service to the Placentia Area. The service is staffed by trained and professional Paramedics and Emergency Medical Responders who are registered and certified with the Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Medical Oversight Program. Certified training in First Aid and CPR is available upon request.
Provincial Ready Mix
Contact: Morgan OReilly
Address:Box 21 Site 1
Provincial Ready Mix is 100% NL Owned & Operated. We are committed to professionalism all the while ensuring that our clientele receive effective and efficient service.
Provincial Ready Mix’s philosophy has been centered on building successful, long lasting relationships with its clientele. The philosophy has enabled the company to develop strong reputations and confidence with its clients. Provincial Ready Mix has worked closely with clients, engineers, sub-contractors, and industry professionals to build and manage the construction of a broad range of projects. The relationship with the various stakeholders has ensured that there is solid expertise in the Construction Management of the project.
Provincial Ready Mix has been successful in securing various contracts from the Federal, Provincial and Municipal Governments. As well, the company has established excellent working relationships with various businesses within the immediate area and throughout the province.
The employee relationship is based on integrity, honesty, openness, flexibility and mutual concern. We are determined to provide an environment where individuals are valued and their talents are utilized.
Provincial Ready Mix has diverse experience, a goal for excellence and solid financial management. This means that every project and investment is completed with the same high quality of service. Provincial Ready Mix has made progress in strengthening and diversifying its business operations and it is now looking for additional opportunities to invest in to maintain a competitive edge within the regional, provincial and global marketplace.
Contact: Robert Barron
Address:611 Torbay Road
St. John's, NL
We know that nothing is more important than the safety of your employees. We provide highly trained and skilled health and safety professionals to help you achieve superlative standards in occupational health and safety.
Established in 1978, Puglisevich has more than thirty years experience in providing professional staffing for a diverse range of clients.
Based in St. John’s, Newfoundland, the scope of our services is local, national and international.
Nowhere will you find a more committed and skilled team of human resources specialists.
Rosedale Manor B&B Inn
Contact: Linda Grimm
Address:40 Orcan Drive
Beautiful Heritage B&B in a quiet spot on the waterfront. Walking distance to restaurants, beaches and historical sites. Enjoy a peaceful sleep in elegant surroundings and wake each morning to a gourmet breakfast.
Now offering long term rates (with/without meals) during the winter months.
Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 33 Placentia
Contact: William Cochrane - President
Address:19 Veteran's Way
P.O. Box 67
The mission of the Royal Canadian Legion Dr. William Collingwood Memorial Branch 33 Placentia is to serve Veterans, including serving military and RCMP members and their families, to promote Remembrance, and to serve our communities and our country. Branch 33 coordinates the annual Remembrance Day (November 11) and Memorial Day (July 1) services in Placentia. The Royal Canadian Legion Building located on Veterans Way in Placentia features an auditorium which is available for rental. It is an ideal space for community events, social events such as weddings, birthday parties, family gatherings and more. Catering services are available. The building also includes a bar which is open seven days a week. The bar area features an interesting display of military related artifacts.
Contact: Martha McGrath
Address:272 Main Street
The Bank of Nova Scotia, operating as Scotiabank, is a Canadian multinational bank. It is the third largest bank in Canada by deposits and market capitalization.
Star of the Sea Hall
Address:P.O. Box 279
Large event hall – weddings, conference, etc.
Steers Insurance Limited
Contact: Wanda Green
Address:99 Airport Road, Suite 201
PO Box 1776
St. John's, Newfoundland
Insurance Broker providing all types of insurance and surety bonds, and employee benefits.
Stellar Woodworks Inc.
Contact: John Kendall
Address:156 Majors Path
St. Johns, NL
Manufacturers of Birch and Oak Cabinet Door, Drawer Fronts, & Mouldings.
The Three Sister Pub & Restaurant
Contact: Nathan Day
Address:2 Orcan Drive
Placentia NL, NL
A place to feel at home – great food, great people and great times in the historic town of Placentia.
Town of Placentia
Contact: Town Council
Address:P.O. Box 99
Located along the south west coast of the Avalon Peninsula amongst forcrested hills and rolling coastline, Placentia is approximately 130 km from Newfoundland and Labrador’s capital city, St. John’s (roughly a 90 minute drive). The most direct route from the Trans Canada Highway (TCH). If you are travelling from the ferry terminal at Argentia, Placentia is mere minutes from your demarcation point, along Route 100.
The Town Hall is located at 17 Patterson Drive in the Town Square. (Route from the Lift Bridge – travel Prince William Drive to the Court House , turn left on Jubilee Road and then onto Patterson Drive.)
WoodMar Contracting Inc.
Contact: Paul Maher
Address:P.O. Box 290
Freshwater, P. Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador
WoodMar Contracting Inc. is a residential, commercial and industrial contractor operating in the Placentia-Argentia-Long Harbour area. Our workforce is comprised of the best carpenters, labourers and other skilled workers in the market.
We currently offer new home builds, renovations, and repairs in the residential construction market. We also create and install custom cabinets for kitchens, vanities for bathrooms, counters for mudrooms, bookshelves for living rooms, mantles for fireplaces . . . the options are endless.
We are an experienced small contracting company, with a skilled labour pool that has worked on large and small commercial contracts. We do renos, new builds, heavy equipment rentals, labour support, snow and ice control, refurbishment, and so much more.
Our operators and well-maintained heavy equipment are available for commercial, industrial and residential rental. We offer landscaping, ditching, trenching, land preparation, snow and ice control, water and sewer maintenance, and more.