Meet Your Coordinator – Alicia Goulding – Grand Lake Centre of Economic Development

What is your name? 

Alicia Goulding

What Youth Ventures site are you based out of? 

Grand Lake Centre of Economic Development in Deer Lake 

What are some of your favourite hobbies? 

Reading and watching Netflix 

What’s your favourite movie? 


What is your favourite band? 

Jonas Brothers

What is your favourite restaurant? 

Jungle Jims

Do you have any pets? 


What does entrepreneurship mean to you? 

Being independent and taking a skill of yours, and turning it into a business

What is the coolest business you heard of?  

Salty Sea Crafts 

What are you looking forward to most this summer? 

To helping youth get the resources and support they need to create a successful business 

What are some interesting business opportunities you see in your region? 

Babysitting and yard work 

What do youth in NL need to know about Youth Ventures? 

That it can provide you with the support and resources you need to help you create the business you wish to accomplish. 

What is the most important thing people of any age who want to start a business need to know? 

That any idea can become a successful business if you’re willing to put the time and effort into it. 

How can people get in touch with you if they’d like to talk about starting a business? 709-636-9443 or