(left to right) Chief Alvery Paul from Esgenoopetitj, Keith McIntosh Co-CEO and President of PQA Testing and Founder of PLATO Testing, Keith Joe Software Tester at PLATO Testing The Joint Economic Development Initiative (JEDI) values its partnerships with Indigenous communities, Indigenous organizations, the Government of Canada, the Government of New Brunswick, public sector organizations and private sector companies. 

JEDI's success is a direct result of the support that we receive and the positive relationships that we have with all of our partners.

Current partners include:

  • External link opens in new tab or windowThe 16 First Nations of New Brunswick
  • The North Shore Micmac Tribal Council
  • Wolastoqey Tribal Council Inc.
  • The MAWIW Tribal Council
  • The New Brunswick Aboriginal Peoples Council
  • Atlantic Policy Congress
  • Mi'gmawel Tplu'taqnn Inc.
  • The Wolastoqey Nation
  • St. Mary's Retail Sales
  • The Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs
  • The Mi'kmaw Economic Benefits Office
  • Three Nations
  • Mi'kmaw-Wolastoqey Centre
  • Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business
  • Indigenous Works
  • Ulnooweg
  • Cando
  • Aboriginal Resource Consultants
  • Han Martin


  • Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick  (CCNB)
  • New Brunswick Community College (NBCC)
  • The University of New Brunswick
  • St. Thomas University
  • Learnsphere

  • The Government of Canada
  • The Government of New Brunswick

  • Co-operative Enterprise Council of New Brunswick (CECNB)
  • PLATO Testing/PQA Testing
  • Bulletproof Solutions Inc.
  • RBC Royal Bank 
  • Bank of Montreal
  • Scotiabank
  • TD Bank
  • Peace Hills Trust
  • Fredericton Chamber of Commerce
  • Moncton Chamber of Commerce
  • Planet Hatch 
  • Venn Centre
  • BDO Canada
  • BDC
  • New Brunswick Power Corporation
  • Opportunities New Brunswick
  • CBDC
  • Brun-Way Highway Operations Inc.
  • The New Brunswick Building Trades Council
  • The Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association
  • artsNB
  • Beaverbrook Arts Gallery
  • Atlantic Aerospace and Defence Association
  • Lockheed Martin
  • NACO Canada
  • CESO
  • Women in Business
  • Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada
  • Grey Rock Casino