Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs Belong Here

Cumberland and entrepreneurs are a match made in heaven. Now that the ties between the city and your work have been severed, why not surround yourself with like-minded creative innovators? Cumberland offers the perfect balance of quality of life and entrepreneurial energy.

Isn’t it time you made your move?

Support for Entrepreneurs

Cumberland’s burgeoning entrepreneur community are already an important engine of the local economy. The Village can support you and your business ventures in the following important ways:

  • Support with permitting and licensing
  • Facilitating partnerships between business, non-profits, investors, and area partners 
  • Connecting groups with available resources, such as:
    • Export navigator program
    • Small business BC services
    • Business Development Bank of Canada
    • Community Futures
    • Innovation island Technology Association – Venture Acceleration Program