Northwest Business Centre

Site: Kenora

Service: Starter Company Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides young entrepreneurs with training, business skills development, mentoring from local business leaders and capital to start, grow, or buy a small business 
  • Offers a 12 week schedule of workshops, one-on-one consultation, and mentorship with an expert panel 
  • Offers successful entrepreneurs an opportunity to apply for up to $5000 in provincial grant funding 
  • Offers outreach to individuals who have barriers to accessing the service or live in a high-needs community
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora ; Kenora District ; Rainy River District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) - 29 year(s) 
Individuals interested in starting their own business
Application Call to book appointment
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-467-4643
Toll Free Phone 1-866-336-7779
Fax 807-467-3533
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Beth Greene, Program Coordinator; Phone: 807-467-2954; Email:
Alternate Contact Allyson Pele, Manager, Northwest Business Centre; Email:
Located In Community Kenora
Address BDC Building
227 Second St S
Kenora, ON P9N 1G1
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Intersection 2nd St S and Main St S
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure