Businesses around Canada are beginning to re-open, but the amount of information circulating about regulations, programs, resources and more can be overwhelming. This article is aimed to compile all the most important, up-to-date information for the Kamloops business community as they re-open and move toward the new normal.

Information & Resources

WorkSafe BC Phase 2 & 3 Reopening Parameters 

WorkSafe BC has released information for reopening during phase 2 & 3 based on industry. In order to keep yourself, your workers and your customers safe, these parameters need to be followed.

Find the parameters HERE.

Rapid Response Platform 

Does your company require PPE in order to get back to work? As Canada’s industries return to work, there is an increased demand for PPE. The Rapid Response Platform automatically matches supply with demand, simplifying supplier discovery during the procurement process.

More information HERE.

Supports for Small Businesses in B.C. Document 

This document includes some of the most up-to-date information on small business supports, resources and advisory services during COVID-19.

Find it HERE.

Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

The Government of Canada has put together a suite of programs available for both individuals affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as businesses who are facing hardship.

More information HERE.

Learning Opportunities

BDC: How to Adapt your Business to Thrive in the New Normal (June 15th)

You’ll discover:

  • How economic conditions have changed for Canadian businesses
  • How to develop a clear strategic direction for your business
  • Tools to evaluate your current strategic situation and develop a way forward
  • Stories of entrepreneurs who have successfully transformed their companies

Sign Up HERE.

Venture Kamloops Programs

COVID-19 Business Support

For any business who is looking to get advice around a pivot idea, unsure about the new parameters or is looking for answers with anything regarding their business and COVID-19, our team is available. All you need to do is provide some information regarding your business and any issues, and one of our team members will contact you to set up a virtual meeting.

More HERE.

Start Here

Looking for advice and connections around starting a new business, or expanding your existing business? Our Start Here portal is available for entrepreneurs looking to get connected to the resources they need from one or more of our partnered organizations.

More HERE.

VK Venture Advisors

Take advantage of the award winning VK Venture Advisors program for entrepreneurs of new or existing businesses. Find out if you have all of the bases covered for your business idea or plans for growth. This opportunity allows the entrepreneur to pitch their business idea to a panel of local business professionals and industry experts.

We are now offering this program on demand, via video conferencing to better serve our business community.

More HERE.

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