Training Program August 2021

Join our Information Sessions on CoopZone Training Co-op development is a challenging process that requires a diverse array of skills. Becoming an effective co-op developer requires not just knowledge and creativity, but most of all practice working with many different types of co‑ops. The CoopZone Developers’ Network Co-operative has developed an online live training program
While Eric’s departure left big shoes to fill, CoopZone is proud to announce the hiring of Meg Ronson as the new Program Director of the CoopZone Training Program. Like Eric, Meg is also an alumnus of the CoopZone Training Program, and speaks highly of her experience. Meg Ronson is a business succession researcher, junior co-operative developer, and economic
When Eric first announced that he would be retiring in June, the CoopZone Board knew that they would have big shoes to fill. Eric has been the rock of CoopZone, and was central to the development of the Co-op Developer Training Program. Eric’s relationship with CoopZone spans over 10 years, as he was a graduate
CoopZone was founded in 2009 with the mission to be a catalyst for co-operative developers and professional service providers to foster the social economy through the development of co-operatives. To this end, the CoopZone Training Program was launched in 2011. It is envisioned as a tool to provide co-op developers with the skills necessary to
The CoopZone Developers’ Network has entrusted our representation on the Canadian Co-operative Investment Fund (CCIF) Board to Marty Frost, since our inception. As Marty will be taking a step back from the position, CoopZone is seeking a Co-op Developer within its network to sit on the Board of the CCIF. This is an incredible opportunity to increase one’s impact in