Grow A Business

If you are looking to grow your small business, we can help!

We have a number of services and resources available to help you expand successfully.

  • Expanding your Marketing
  • Hiring employees
  • Financing Options
  • Increasing Sales
  • Organizing your Accounting
  • and more!

Meet with one of our experienced advisors to discuss your business challenges. By meeting you one-on-one our aim is to to help equip you with the help and guidance to take action!

Our business events are designed to help you stay informed, learn new skills and connect with other businesses in Durham Region's entrepreneurial community.

We have two event/meeting spaces available for full or half day rentals. Room rentals include WiFi, audio/visual equipment. We now offer a Digital Room rental for recording of videos and podcasts.

Elevate Acceleration Program

What is the Elevate Acceleration Program?

Elevate is an acceleration program to help existing businesses grow to the next level and in doing so, create new jobs. The Program is available to existing businesses in Durham with annual revenue of at least $200k.

We can help by:

  • Providing business expertise to help you validate the viability of your ideas and scope out the path to growth
  • Working with you to determine the steps and resources needed at each stage of growth and capital needed
  • Once a Pathway is mapped, we can provide ongoing advice and help you access specific resources & funding

Browse our Resource Library for tools and resources to assist in every stage of your business. Our library includes tools, guides, templates, checklists, and more!

Topics include: Business Planning, Grants & Funding, Marketing, Market Research, Networking, Sales, Social Media, Starting Up, Web Tools and Workplace Health & Safety.

Get answers to some of the most common questions people have when starting and growing a business. Please contact us for any further questions, or to speak with an advisor.

Testimonials

The support, knowledge, and tools I have received from BACD has been phenomenal!  I am so grateful to have access to this incredible resource in Durham Region.

Dale B

Great client care, very thorough explanation of registration processes, patient, informative and professional

Adam O