One-on-One Advisory Meetings
Talk with our experienced advisors on a variety of topics. By meeting you one-on-one, our aim is to to help equip you with the help and knowledge to take action! Schedule time with an advisor today! It's free!
Meeting Space Rental
We have two meeting spaces available for full or half day rentals. Room rentals include coffee/tea/water/ wifi and access to the BACD audio/visual equipment.
Start Up Session
We hold a number of free & low cost workshops and seminars designed for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Our speakers present on a variety of topics in a hands-on learning environment.
Business Expertise Workshops
We bring in experts who specialize in different areas of business knowledge.
ENTREPRENEURIAL FUNDING PROGRAMS
We have specific entrepreneurial programs for those starting or growing a business. Some of these programs include micro-grants, business training and mentoring.
Summer Company student entrepreneurship program provides Ontario students aged 15-29 hands-on training and mentoring, plus a grant up to $3,000 to start a business.
Start Company Plus Program - Incubator & Accelerator
Starter Company Plus (Incubator) is a great opportunity for start up and existing businesses for people 18+ who want to start or expand a business in their community. It includes training, mentoring as well as a business funding grant of up to $5,000.
Pathway is a program is available to existing, incorporated businesses in Durham with annual revenue of at least $200 kto help existing businesses grow to the next level and in doing so, create new jobs.
REGISTER YOUR BUSINESS
We can help you register your Sole Proprietorship or Partnerships. We can walk you through the steps to registering successfully. For Incorporation we recommend speaking with a lawyer.
We can help you by reviewing your business plans, helping you to strategize your marketing & sales, assist in organizing your operations and financials, and more!
I had the pleasure of meeting Teresa Shaver yesterday to discuss next steps in growing my business. This was the best, most informative hour I have spent to date! Teresa provided me a wealth of information, websites, contacts, spaces available for rental, workshop ideas to get me going. It was a pleasure and time WELL SPENT! I look forward to our next meeting! Thank you!
-Beth Smith, SNS Training Services