BDIC Subsidiary Videos

The NWT Business Development and Investment Corporation invests in and assists a number of subsidiary companies in communities across the Northwest Territories. These companies are mainly traditional arts and crafts related businesses, providing traditional employment to residents in NWT communities.

Companies profiled are located in Ulukhaktok, Fort Providence, Fort McPherson and Fort Liard. These BDIC subsidiary companies employ over 36 full time staff members as well as indirectly support over 100 cottage craft producers.

Acho Dene Native Crafts

Traditional quill birch bark baskets and beaded moose hide moccasins, mukluks and accessories made in Fort Liard.

Dene Fur Clouds

Luxurious knit sheared beaver fur garments and accessories made in Fort Providence.

Fort McPherson Tent and Canvas

Manufacturing durable canvas wall tents, tipis and condura bags and backpacks. Built arctic tough.

Ulukhaktok Arts Centre

Uniquely Northern hand crafted muskox horn Inuit carvings from Ulukhaktok.
Handmade traditional Inuit prints (formally Holman Prints).