Business Advisory Centre


Are you an aspiring entrepreneur? Or perhaps you are in a new startup looking for support in the business community?

Attend the New Venture Session for an overview of:

  • the foundations of starting and running a business
  • resources and programs that are available for entrepreneurs in Peterborough & the Kawarthas
  • how to access support from the Business Advisory Centre
  • getting started on the Startup Checklist


Learn about Upcoming New Venture Sessions and other events taking place with the Business Advisory Centre

After attending the New Venture Session you can set up a one-on-one consultation with the Business Advisory Centre to provide you with the tools and takeaways to achieve your business goals.



Are you currently operating your own business and looking for advice? We can help you start off on the right foot, and take your business to the next level.

  • Access new markets
  • Expand your facility
  • Create strategies for growth
  • Identify funding opportunities
  • Connect with networking opportunities
  • Build a successful business and marketing plan



Take advantage of our workshops, programs, business reviews and recommendations, resource material, workspace and connections with industry and community partners.

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Business Advisory Centre (BAC) is often an entrepreneur’s first point of contact with the business support community. Our knowledgeable team is here to help people of every age at every stage of starting or growing a business.

Our services, consultations, tools, and resources are offered free of charge in order to help startups and small businesses succeed.

The Business Advisory Centre is one of 57 Small Business Enterprise Centres in the Province, funded by the Government of Ontario.




Mallory Graham

Mallory Graham
Economic Development Officer - Entrepreneurship

705-743-0777 ext. 2160

Cell: 705-750-8688