BACD Happenings
Tax time is just around the corner!
This month, we have two workshops that focus on tax for small business.

Wednesday, April 3 @ 2:00pm

Wednesday, April 10 @ 3:00pm
UP Practical Sales Talks - April 17, 2019
Now in its 3rd year, UP is an event series of practical and candid sales talks from experts in the trenches.

Join us to hear Jeff Ross , Co-Founder of Dimples
Dimples is a leading brand of personalized jewellery hand made in Canada and sold globally online. Jeff's creative and analytical approach to problem solving has enabled Dimples to weather some dramatic business challenges and he is eager to share his most successful strategies with you.

Centennial Building, 416 Centre Street, Whitby @ 8:00am Register Now
She Means Business - April 23, 2019

April's guest speaker is Denise Branton , Branton Law Professional Corporation
Denise has been a corporate/commercial lawyer for 14 years, she is an entrepreneur, and has been operating her own law practice in Whitby for the past 5 years. Denise will be speaking on cultural resistance to female entrepreneurship, and the of trials and tribulations of being a business owner.

Durham College (Centre for Collaborative Education), 2000 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa @ 4:00pm Register Now
BACD Expert Workshops
Wed, Apr 10, 2019 9:30 AM EST
Mastering the Art of Instagram For Your Business
Business Advisory Centre Durham, Whitby
Thu, Apr 11, 2019 9:30 AM EST
Using MailChimp to Set up Your Mailing List and Convert Followers into Buyers
Business Advisory Centre Durham, Whitby
Wed, Apr 17, 2019 4:30 PM EST
Grow Your Business through Customer Acquisition, Acceleration and Ascension.
BACD (Business Advisory Centre Durham), Whitby
Thu, Apr 25, 2019 11:00 AM EST
Protect Your Brand. Why Trademarks Matter
BACD (Business Advisory Centre Durham), Whitby
BACD Workshops and Networking Events
Thursday, April 4
Start Up Session @ 9:30am

Thursday, April 4

Monday, April 8
BACD Biz Hangout @ 9:30am

Tuesday, April 9
Start Up Session @ 4:30pm

Monday, April 15
BACD Biz Hangout @ 9:30am
Tuesday, April 16
Start Up Session @ 9:30am

Tuesday, April 16

Tuesday, April 23

Wednesday, April 24

Wednesday, April 24
Start Up Session @ 2:00pm
BACD's Event Listing:
BACD Client News
PepperNorth Scales Up its Sauce Production
Award-winning retail brand moves from a church basement to a full service plant.
Ana and Drew Stevens knew their fiery food company was at a crossroads in 2016 when they landed a deal for their hand-made hot sauces to sit on the shelves of Sobeys’ entire Ontario retail network.

“At the time we were still doing production in a church basement,” recalls Ana Stevens, co-owner of Pepper North Artisan Foods. “It was an exciting time for our company, but it also forced us to think about what we were doing and how we were going to fill those larger purchase orders.” Read the article
Congratulations to Rebecca Munn on the Grand Opening of her new sewing studio - March 30th, 2019
Rebecca Munn offers sewing lessons for all ages. The new studio is located at 27- 2020 Wentworth Street, Whitby, Ontario. Visit her website:
Community Business Events and News
Teeny Tiny Summit - April 11, 2019
Keynote Speaker: Peter Kenyon - helping communities spark their own ideas and invest in themselves to build a sustainable future!

Orono Arena And Community Centre, 2 Princess St. Orono
9am - 3pm $35 includes lunch
Thank you to our 2019 Executive Partner
To learn about their services, please visit their website:
BACD - the go-to for Business Guidance in Durham Region!