Looking to unlock finance for your startup?
Transmit Startups are supporting the British Business Bank in promoting and organising an an online webinar titled 'Unlocking Finance for Your Startup'. It is a virtual event that will give startups, entrepreneurs, and support agencies in the North East an update on how to unlock finance that is available from the British Business Bank’s Start Up Loans scheme. Viewers that take part will have the opportunity to hear from two expert panels about how the Government's Start Up Loan scheme can support entrepreneurs in the North East of England. The free live event will take place on Friday 28th January from 10.15am - 11.30am. You can sign up via the Eventbrite listing, here.
Tips and Guidance for that Award Winning Pitch
Innovation Super Network and British Business Bank are running a series of Access to Finance webinars taking place in February 2022. Preparing to Pitch is the 2nd in the series of FREE online workshops packed full of practical and invaluable help for #northeast #SMES to strengthen that all-important proposition to investors and funders.
The session is led by Innovation Super Network's very own Jordan Dargue, a specialist is helping businesses secure funding from investors. There will also be a workshop led by B2B marketing agency Horizon Works who will guide you through the fundamentals of marketing to investors.
Sign up here
The FSB Celebrating Small Business Awards
On average over 8000 small businesses register and enter our awards programme. The awards are free to enter and open to members and non-members.
Deadline for entries for North East businesses is 30 January. The winners will be crowned at a glamourous lunchtime event on 21 March 2022 at the Newcastle-Gateshead Marriot Hotel.
Are you a Tees Valley tech startup?
The Digital City Accelerator programme has been designed to accelerate the growth of early-stage tech companies in the Tees Valley who are in the process of launching or planning to launch new to market products and services.
Applications are open to early stage digital businesses that are both based in Tees Valley and have been trading for up to 18 months. If you want to receive fully funded 1-2-1 mentoring, industry expert knowledge and access to a business development grant then this could be for you!
Further details can be found here. Applications close Friday 28th January.