Did you know that Alberta leads the country in small business creation?
The Heritage & Vision ODC is a vehicle for the local community to redirect a portion of their capital to be invested locally within the region of Spruce Grove, Stony Plain and Parkland County, allowing local projects (& businesses) access to funding that they would otherwise be unable to secure.
Business Link is Alberta’s entrepreneurial hub. They are a nonprofit organization that helps people navigate the steps toward starting their own businesses. Business link also offers specialized services for Indigenous and Immigrant Entrepreneneurs.
The ATB Entrepreneur Centres offers one-on-one, in-person advice to help you start, learn more about, and grow your business.
Invest Alberta is your one-stop government connection to doing business in Alberta. An extensive network of international and local contacts supports foreign investors.
Alberta Innovates a provincially funded corporation with a mandate to deliver 21st-century solutions for the challenges facing Albertans.
The Government of Alberta’s Small Business Resources is a directory of business resources for new and established businesses.
Alberta Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) provides programs and services to women at all stages of business.
Crowdfunding — collecting financial contributions from strangers - may not work for every venture, but it can be a way to test and validate your ideas and promote your business. Learn more at the Canada Business Network.
TEC Edmonton - a joint venture between the University of Alberta and the Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) - is a business accelerator helping to transform technologies into business opportunities.
The Co-op Creator assists entrepreneurs interested in starting or building a co-operative buisness.