3 Ways to Grow Your Business in the US

If you have been thinking about growing your business in the US, now could be your time!

With a strong US dollar, a new export development grant and a number of valuable matchmaking events and conferences coming up, 2016 could be your year to access new markets in the US.

Here are 3 ways you can grow your business this year:

1. Cover Your Export Development Expenses with the CanExport Grant

The Government of Canada has announced CanExport, a program that provides direct financial assistance to businesses wanting to export to new markets.

You may qualify for funding to cover 50% of your eligible expenses as you develop new markets such as travel to target markets, participation in trade fairs and missions and market research. Learn more

2. Access New Markets with WEC Financing

If you’re ready to grow, a Women’s Enterprise Centre business loan could provide the funding you need to expand into new markets. Our loans are bundled with free, professional business advising so you can make the most of your growth plan. Learn more

3. Save the Date for Upcoming Export Opportunities

Tax Implications for Doing Business in the US Webinar
Online, March 2, 2016 | 11am – 12pm
Learn more

Business Women’s Trade Mission:
Women in Business – North America Business Summit
Atlanta, June 15-17, 2016
Learn more

Business Women’s Trade Mission:
WBENC National Conference & Business Fair
Orlando, June 20-23, 2016
Learn more

Go for the Greens
Florida, September 21-24, 2016
Learn more

Interested in attending any of these events? Contact Kath Britton , Senior Business Advisor, to join the BC delegation or see how we can support you as you explore international trade.


Women's Enterprise Centre

Women’s Enterprise Centre is a non-profit organization devoted to helping BC women launch, lead and scale their own businesses. Our full range of services includes business loans up to $150K, business advice, skills training, mentoring, resources and a supportive community to help women entrepreneurs realize their business potential. Connect with us today for personalized support for your business!

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