Shuswap Business Support Hub
The Hub serves as a single, visible and central point of contact, providing a consistent, clear path forward for all Shuswap business clients seeking support services – all at no cost to the individuals accessing these services. Regardless of your business needs, the Hub can point you to the services that will best help you launch and/or grow your business. Whether you’re registering a new business, developing a business plan, securing financing, creating a marketing strategy or anything in between, our one-stop shop will get you to the right support at the right place at the right time. Following a simple, streamlined intake process, one of our dedicated Entrepreneurs-In-Residence (EIR) will assess your unique support requirements and recommend a custom-tailored program, offering internal mentorship and coaching, outbound referrals or a combination of both. The Hub will provide ongoing support, with EIRs circling back and checking in with clients as they work to implement the recommended tactics and strategies developed in earlier sessions. Appointments are available virtually or come into our physical location at the Salmon Arm Innovation Centre, Powered by SASCU The Shuswap Business Support Hub is a collaborative initiative involving Community Futures Shuswap, the Tsuts’weye Women’s Entrepreneur & Innovation Network, Salmon Arm Economic Development Society, Okanagan College, and Accelerate Okanagan. To get started, fill out the intake form here.