Programs and Events


The 2019 Bridges to Better Business Conference will be held on October 22nd. Join us as a panel of local entrepreneurs speak about their greatest challenges, accomplishments and experiences within Greater Sudbury and how they’ve gotten through it all. You will have the opportunity to ask your questions and speak to business owners who understand what you may or are currently experiencing.


We Come to You – We’ll meet you at your place of business or at a designated outreach location so you can spend more time on your business. For your convenience, we have a number of outreach locations located across the City of Greater Sudbury.


The Starter Company Plus Program provides mentoring, training and the opportunity of a grant for individuals 18 years of age and above to start, grow or buy a small business. 

Applications for our 2020 intake will run from October 16th until November 24th 2019. Check back to apply as well as view our updated Program Calender.


Students between the ages of 15 to 29 and who are returning to school in September have the opportunity to receive a grant of up to $3000 to develop and run their very own business this summer. Successful applicants of the Summer Company Program will be paired with a Regional Business Centre mentor and receive one-on-one business training, support, and advice. 

Applications for the 2019 program are now available. The deadline to apply for the 2019 is May 19, don't miss out on this exciting opportunity and apply now. 


With the support of our collaboration network, we  host seminars covering numerous topics that will help aspiring and established small-business owners develop their entrepreneurial toolbox. Follow us on social media to not miss any updates!