Business Centre Nipissing Parry Sound (The)

Site: North Bay

Service: Starter Company Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides entrepreneurs with training, business skills development, mentoring from local business leaders and access to funding opportunities to start, grow or buy a small business 
  • Provides free one-on-one consultation through the Business Centre 
  • Participants who successfully complete the program are eligible to apply for up to $5000 in provincial grant funding 
  • Provides access to business workshops on various topics and assistance in the development of a complete business plan
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District ; Parry Sound District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
  • Individuals interested in starting or expanding their own small business 
  • Individuals must not be attending school full time 
  • To qualify for funding of up to $5000, individuals must successfully complete the program and be able to contribute at 25%, in cash or in-kind, of the grant amount
Application Contact the office for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-474-0400 ext 2528
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-1882
Fax 705-474-4493
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Michelle St Louis, Business Programs Coordinator; Phone: 705-474-0400 ext 2428; Email:
Alternate Contact Janelle St-Denis, Office Coordinator; Phone: 705-474-0400 ext 2302; Email:
Located In Community North Bay
Address North Bay City Hall
200 McIntyre St E, 6th Fl
North Bay, ON P1B 8V6
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Intersection McIntyre St E and Wyld St
Mailing Address PO Box 360 
Stn Main 
North Bay, ON P1B 8H8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure