Event: Newcomer Business Startup Info Session (Richmond)

Jan 29

About the program

Entrepreneurship Connections® helps newcomers who plan to start a business in Canada. If you have owned or operated a business outside Canada, or would like to launch one here, this innovative and informative program will assist you with setting up a successful small business in the Canadian market.

Since 2018 Entrepreneurship Connections® partnering with S.U.C.C.E.S.S. to help newcomer immigrants in Vancouver for starting a business. In 2019 Vancouver cohort is scheduled from February 26 – March 15, 2019.

Program Benefits

  • Support to develop your business plan
  • Receive techniques to pitch your business to different target groups
  • Strengthen your understanding of Canadian business with workshops on: marketing, market research, sales, cash flow, taxation and human resources
  • Learn about financing options and government resources for small business
  • Learn about the legal aspects of starting your business in Canada
  • Work with established entrepreneurs and business professionals as mentors
  • Participate in ACCES’ award winning Speed Mentoring® event

Eligibility to join this program

Permanent Residents, Protected Persons or Live-in Caregivers and English proficiency CLB 5.

To join the program, attendance at information session is required

Information Session Locations for 2019 Cohort

January 29th, 2019 - 6pm-8pm
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Richmond Office at Storeys
8111 Granville Ave, Level 1, Atrium Richmond, BC
Registration online for Richmond location info session: http://bit.ly/EC-Jan29-Richmond

For more information and registration contact:

Ray Tseng, Business Coach
Email: ECBC@success.bc.ca
Tel: (604) 408-7274 ext. 204

Organization Name:S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Event Type:Business
Start Date:2019-01-29 18:00
End Date:2019-01-29 20:00
Entry Fee:0
SUCCESS Richmond Office at Storeys
8111 Granville Ave, Upper Level (Classroom)
British Columbia

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As of June 2018, there are 25.4 million refugees around the world according to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) statistic. Over half of the refugees are under the age of 18 and 57% of the world refugees came from following three countries: Syria, Afghanistan and South Sudan.

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P.O. Box 32373, YVR Domestic Terminal R.P.O.
(3880 Grant McConachie Way)
Richmond V7B 1W2 Canada
Phone: 604-270-0077
Fax: 604-279-0091

Hours of operation:

Office: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday, except statutory holiday
Kiosk: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm, Monday - Sunday, except statutory holiday

*Closing time may vary and is based on arrival trends