A group of three students walking through N Building at the Georgian College Barrie Campus


Forty-six per cent of Canadian post-secondary students today expect to start a business after graduation. *BMO 2013 survey conducted by Pollera

The Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre (HBEC) helps students from all disciplines in order to develop the skills needed to fuel their passions and accelerate their ideas.

eCo-op at Georgian

Interested in earning a credit while starting a business during your co-op term?

During your eCo-op you will:

  1. Earn a full co-op credit
  2. Participate in Further Faster workshops
  3. Gain access to the eCo-op Incubator so you can plan and launch your enterprise

Learn more about eCo-op, or reach out to us today.

The Peter Moore Changemaker’s Space

The Peter Moore Changemaker’s Space is a place for collaboration, project conception and project making.

This makers space seeks to provide an engaging, productive and safe experience for everyone.

Maker nights

We are all makers

Join the maker movement! Experience something completely new with tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, foodies, engineers, artists and students in the Peter B. Moore Maker Space (E212).

Featuring hands-on makers demonstrations with 3-D printers, laser cutters, the circuit board printer, augmented reality and other innovative approaches to art, design, prototyping and more!

Glimpse into the future and feed your aspirations to become a maker. Everyone is welcome.


  • 3-D printing
  • Laser cutting
  • Vinyl cutting (sticker vinyl and iron-on vinyl)
  • Student project support

Makers Space hours: Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Centre for Changemaking and Social Innovation

Georgian’s Centre for Changemaking and Social Innovation brings together faculty, students and non-profit organizations to respond to complex issues and affect positive social change. Through student-led projects, research, workshops and innovative curriculum, the centre is inspiring the next generation of changemakers to use social entrepreneurial skills and mindsets to transform their community.

About Peter B. Moore

Peter B. Moore is a very well respected and successful entrepreneur who is the current owner and president of the Moore Packaging Corporation, located in Barrie, Ontario.

Peter B. Moore has supported entrepreneurs and innovators at Georgian College through his generous donations to support the Peter B. Moore Makers Space and the Peter B. Moore Advanced Technology Centre.

Entrepreneurs talking to Peter Moore

Connect with us

Are you ready to start your entrepreneurial journey?

Contact us or visit us in person to learn more about how the Henry Bernick Centre can get you further, faster.

Phone: 705.728.1968, ext. 1149
Email: hbec@georgiancollege.ca
Hours of operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

One Georgian Dr.
Suite E219
Barrie, ON L4M 3X9
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Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre