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The Nooks Maker Experience
MondayNovember 165:00PM - 6:00PM Free
Join Colleen Imrie, Owner The Nooks and Teresa Shaver, Executive Director of BACD as we share The Nooks Maker Experience with you. You will hear from a number of makers about their business story, industry insights, their success and struggles of launching a handmade business in retail and how they continue to thrive during COVID-19.
Ask all the questions you’ve wanted to ask and learn more about another sales channel for your maker business
About the Presenter
The Nooks is the first Artisan Retail Business Incubator in Canada!
Our unique retail model combines in store space, a ‘nook’ with an online marketplace for handmade, small businesses to grow a successful retail business! We give makers 100% of their sales in store and online in exchange for one membership fee. Learn more below about the value of our membership and how we can support you in launching, learning and growing in retail!
This event is held during ‘Do It In Durham Week’.
Now in its 8th year, ‘Do It In Durham’ is a major part of the Durham Region business calendar. It is our collaborative series of events held during Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW). It is brought to you by local businesses and organizations who are already ‘Doing it in Durham!” Global Entrepreneurship Week is where we celebrate the job creators, innovators, entrepreneurs and businesses GLOBALLY in over 170 countries.