Established in 1999, CentreVenture Development Corporation is an arms-length agency of the City of Winnipeg, whose mandate is to provide leadership in the planning, development, coordination, and implementation of projects and activities in the downtown.​​​​​​​

CentreVenture's staff, under the guidance of a volunteer, private-sector board of directors, develops and implements strategies to identify and capitalize on economic development opportunities in Winnipeg's downtown.

CentreVenture expedites development in Winnipeg's downtown by supporting private-public cooperation and innovative partnerships. The Corporation encourages new retail, entertainment, housing and commercial ventures, along with public sector investment in public spaces, amenities and services.
Board of Directors​​

Brent Bellamy, Chair 
   Creative Director, Number TEN
Chris Daly 
   Principal, MMP Architects
Doug Harvey 
   President, Maxim Truck & Trailer
Kim Jasper 
   Chief Fundraising Officer, Ducks Unlimited
Noli Manalo
   Chairman & CEO, NMV Group of Companies
Judy Mathieson 
   Principal, Judy Mathieson Ltd.
Rennie Zegalski 
   Principal, Capital Commercial Real Estate Services Inc.

Brian Bowman, Honorary Chair
   Mayor of City of Winnipeg
Angela Mathieson, President and CEO
Loretta Martin, Development Manager
Johanna Chabluk, Development Officer
Sandra Henry, Controller