Introducing Start Here

Five of Kamloops' leading business resource organizations have come together to launch a collaborative entrepreneurship resource program dedicated to providing business planning, employment skills training, finance connections and access to local business resources. Community Futures Thompson Country (CFTC), Open Door Group, Venture Kamloops, Kamloops Innovation, and TRU Generator are committed to make sure there are easy connections to help local entrepreneurs and businesses.

Local entrepreneurs can make their first point of contact at any of these five economic development supporters to receive complimentary business guidance and facilitated access to an integrated resource network.

Business Loans
Business Succession
Entrepreneurs with Disabilites
Business Registration
Wage Subsidy
Work Experience Placement
Recruitment for Employers
Economic Data
Site Selection
Business Planning Tools
Licensing & Permitting Information
Initial Market Research Tools
Starting a Business
Expanding a Business
Technology Related Idea or Product
Using Technology in My Business
Support for TRU Students or Alumni

Based on your interests,
your points of contact are: