BACD Happenings
Thank to everyone who celebrated our 20th Anniversary with us!
The office was packed with clients, supporters, partners, board members, staff, volunteers....

We could not have done it without you - Here's to the next 20 years!

Microfinance for Small Business
BACD and AWCCU have partnered to offer Durham Region businesses an opportunity to receive micro loans of up to $10,000. AWCCU say they look beyond your credit history when considering a micro loan for your business.

To learn more visit their website or contact Alka Malick on 905 728 3007 or email her at:
Digital Durham Symposium 2019
Thursday, June 27th. 8am to 1pm
Join us for this half day conference focusing on strategies, tools and technology that can help your business grow.

Presentation titles:
  • Taking Your Business Online
  • How to Grow your Business through e-Commerce
  • Shopify Future of Multi Channel Commerce
  • Video Marketing
  • Top Social Media & Digital Trends

Speak to Digital Experts who will be on hand to talk to you:
Centennial Building, 416 Centre Street, Whitby. 8am - 1pm
Tickets Price : Early Bird: $25 / Regular: $40
Up Practical Sales Talks - June 19, 2019
Join us this month to hear Mark Stewart, President and Chief Innovation officer at wonderMakr, a creative technology studio that develops innovative digital + physical experiences and products for brands, agencies, and humans.
Title: For Sales Growth, Innovation is Inevitable

Mark will share some tried and tested methods to bringing a more innovative approach to your brand and sales initiative, sharing tools, strategies and ideas that you can apply and make a difference right away. But most of all - Be INSPIRED to Knock down Doors and Grow Your Business.

DO NOT MISS THIS EVENT - Last 'Up Sales Talks' before we break for summer!

Wednesday, June 19th. 8:00am - 9:30am.
Centennial Building, 416 Centre Street, Whitby REGISTER NOW
BACD Expert Workshops
Thu, Jun 6, 2019 2:00 PM EST
Facebook - Optimization for Business
BACD (Business Advisory Centre Durham), Whitby
Wed, Jun 12, 2019 5:00 PM EST
Mastering the Art of Instagram For Your Business
Business Advisory Centre Durham, Whitby
Thu, Jun 13, 2019 9:30 AM EST
Canada Revenue Agency Tax Seminar
BACD (Business Advisory Centre Durham), Whitby
Wed, Jun 19, 2019 4:00 PM EST
She Means Business - Women's Networking Event
Town Brewery, Whitby
Thu, Jun 20, 2019 10:00 AM EST
Small Business Taxes…Everything the CRA Doesn't Want You to Know
Business Advisory Centre Durham, Whitby
Wed, Jun 26, 2019 2:00 PM EST
Reach Customers Online with Google
Business Advisory Centre Durham, Whitby
BACD Start Up Business Fundamental Workshops
Learn the foundations of business at these free workshops!

Tuesday, June 11
Start Up Session @ 2:00pm

Wednesday, June 12
Tuesday, June 18

Thursday, June 20

Wednesday, June 26
Start Up Session @ 9:30am
BACD's Event Listing:
BACD Expert Network Profile
Norm Jolin, n. design
n. design is a graphic design and marketing company based out of Oshawa Ontario servicing the Greater Toronto Area. We specialize in the strategy and development of company branding and marketing.
We have very specific programs designed to help businesses properly brand and market themselves through print, web, social media, environmental and mobile platforms

For more information, visit his website,
call (416) 570 9277 or email
Erin Rochon, Rochon & Associates
Erin Rochon is the owner and creator of Rochon & Associates, a boutique bookkeeping firm specializing in working with Legal, Medical and Dental clients, as well as small business owners needing training and mentorship with Quickbooks.

With our proactive approach to bookkeeping, we ensure you are up to date on your financials so you can grow your practice and make any course corrections before its too late.

For more information, visit her website:
Call (289) 6751720 or email
BACD Client Success Story
Congratulations to Pamela Price of Priceless Beauty
Priceless Beauty is located in Pickering and was voted “ Makeup Specialist of the Year for all of the Greater Toronto Area

For more information about her studio, please visit her website
Community Business Events and News
Join Agilec for coffee at a Free Employer Services Information Session. Learn how they can assist you with your hiring needs.

Tuesday, June 18th. 8:30am
Pre-register by emailing or by phone at 905-426-1760  
6 Month Free Business Banking
Enjoy 6 months of free monthly account and transaction fees. Call AWCCU directly at 905-728-5187 and mention BACD. Or visit the promotion page on their website:
Website Hosting from GreenGeeks
GreenGeeks web hosting platform is specially engineered to perform while being environmentally friendly. Experience the best speed technology, better security, and down-to-earth technical support. Hosting starts at $2.95 per month.

If you have hosting elsewhere and it is coming up for renewal, now is the time to switch. GreenGeeks services also offers free website migration
Get 50% off QuickBooks
Enjoy a discount with a referral from BACD. Send us an email to client services asking for the discount and will respond with a referral.
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!