INNOVATE. CREATE. SCALE.
I’m interested in turning my idea or side-hustle that I’d like to turn into a full-scale business and want help or more information on launching.
I have a business that’s been open for under 12 months and want help with planning, financing, or operations.
CEED Programs, Business Advisory, Networking, and Mentorship are now all available on this beautiful island. Are you a Cape Breton entrepreneur? Let’s start the conversation about how CEED can best support you!
WHO we are
CEED is where the conversation starts!
Our goal is to help build successful and innovative businesses that contribute to a vibrant and entrepreneurial Nova Scotia.
Programs Designed Around Your Needs
IMPACTING BUSINESSES WITH ADVISORY AND MENTORSHIP
ACCESS TO START-UP & EXPANSION FINANCING
A COMMUNITY OF FOUNDERS AND ADVISORS
Building Successful and Innovative Businesses
We provide opportunities to sucCEED
CEED is committed to delivering innovative programs and services that empower individuals and communities to achieve their full potential. We envision a vibrant and entrepreneurial Nova Scotia, and our mandate encompasses social and economic principles that make that vision a reality.
LEVELING IT UP powered by CEED (The WES Ecosystem Fund project) focuses on supporting diverse, intersectional, and under-served women entrepreneurs. Our goal is to empower women by addressing specific gaps and providing them with the support they need to succeed.
If you are interested in knowing if you are eligible to participate in this program, please apply now.
Join Forces with CEED
Are you looking to expand or offer new programming through a trusted partner?
CEED is proud to be part of a community of like-minded ecosystem organizations, brought together by recognizing opportunities to create impact and an underlying passion for entrepreneurship.
STAY UP TO DATE WITH CEED EVENTS
ASk the Expert SEries
Online Event, 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
The “Ask The Expert” series is a monthly online workshop where experts in various fields reinvest their knowledge and skills into the entrepreneurs within the network and community.
- Sharing knowledge and resources in the ecosystem
Online Event, 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM
Are you an aspiring entrepreneur looking to kick-start your business idea? If you’re not sure how to get started, let us help you take your first step with CEED | Start Smart.