About US :
WE MEAN SERIOUS BUSINESS :
Whether you are looking to grow your small business or have a brilliant idea to start a new venture, the Business Advisory Centre Durham (BACD) has the tools and resources to help you make it happen. If you are seeking advice and guidance regarding your business, look no further!
The Business Advisory Centre Durham is a not-for-profit organization incorporated in 1999. We are funded by the Ministry of Economic Development and Growth, the Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science, and the Regional Municipality of Durham. We are also a part of the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs (ONE Network).
We are one of 57 SBEC’s (Small Business Enterprise Centres) in Ontario and we strive to inspire entrepreneurs to DoItInDurham! We guide our clients to increase their chance of success and survival by providing:
One-on-one professional advice
Workshops & Seminars
Tools & Resources
Other specialized services
Administering micro-grant funding programs
We launch and grow successful business within the mainstream economy in the Region of Durham. Mainstream businesses account for 85% of Canada’s economy. By helping our clients be successful, we assist them in creating economic wealth through job creation and retention.
To date, we have served over 9000 clients who have created over 2000 businesses!