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Peterborough & the Kawarthas Business Advisory Centre (BAC) is often an entrepreneur’s first point of contact with the business support community.

All of the resources and services of our Business Advisory Centre are now available online!

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Business Advisory Centre (BAC) has taken lessons from the last year and is proud to introduce more comprehensive online resources. We are confident this ‘Digital Transformation’ will better assist the business community by increasing service accessibility and convenience. Our amplified reach through an entirely virtual process will pave the way for strengthening the entrepreneurial spirit of Peterborough & the Kawarthas.

Welcome to the Peterborough & the Kawarthas Business Advisory Centre (BAC)

The BAC is a proud partner of the SBC Ontario Network.

For over 30 years, the Small Business Centres of Ontario have been funded through the Province of Ontario and local or regional governments across Ontario. The Peterborough & the Kawarthas Business Advisory Centre is one of the 54 locations in the Province of Ontario’s Small Business Enterprise Centre Network.

The knowledgeable team at the Peterborough & the Kawarthas Business Advisory Centre is here to help at every age and stage of starting, growing or acquiring a business. Our services, consultations, tools, and resources are offered free of charge to help startups and small businesses succeed.

We provide confidential and complimentary support services for clients in the City and County of Peterborough.

We’re here to help support you through your entrepreneurship journey!

Connect with a business advisor today

Hillary Manion

Hillary Manion

Interim Entrepreneurship Officer:
Business Advisory Centre
Cell: 705-875-5724

As the interim Entrepreneurship Officer that oversees the Starter Company Plus program, Hillary leads the development of services for entrepreneurs through the Business Advisory Centre (BAC) program to guide small business talent and investments in the Peterborough region.

Michael Tamane

Michael Tamane

Virtual Service Advisor:
Business Advisory Centre
Cell: 705-740-4314

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