Starting a New Business
Starting a new business can be a rewarding experience, possibly one with many risks and plenty of unknowns. The success of any business initiative is usually tied very closely to the level and sophistication of pre-planning and is often closely linked to the effort put into developing a realistic and responsible business plan. For those individuals with limited experience in developing business plans and effective marketing plans, consulting services are available in Belleville at no cost to the individual.
Small Business Centre
The Small Business Centre is a one-stop shop centre for entrepreneurs and small business owners. The Small Business Centre's service area extends from Deseronto to Quinte West, Maynooth to the southern tip of Prince Edward County.
Small Business Centre counsellors provide information on a full range of topics from business start-up to growing your business right through to succession planning. The Small Business Centre is conveniently located at the Quinte Business Development Centre, Loyalist College.
Quinte Business Development Centre
284-B Wallbridge-Loyalist Road
P.O. Box 610
Belleville, ON K8N 5B3
Trenval Business Development Corporation
Trenval Business Development Corporation supports the creation of additional permanent private sector employment through the provision of advisory and investment services to small businesses. Trenval assists in the establishment of new small businesses as well as the expansion of existing businesses. A resource library is available on site and qualified staff are available to assist businesses with their export needs. Trenval is also located at the Quinte Business Development Centre at Loyalist College.