Monthly News & Updates

May 2022 Issue

Courses & Events

Enterprise Bermuda Program

Tuesday, June 14th, 2022 - 

Tuesday, June 13th, 2023

Program - Learn More

Deadline: Friday, June 3rd

Think Like an Entrepreneur

Tuesday, June 21st, 2022 - 

Tuesday, Sept. 27th, 2022

Bi-Weekly: 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Multi-week Course - Learn More

Summer Student Entrepreneur Program

Monday, July 4th, 2022 -

Friday, August 26th, 2022

Program - Learn More

Deadline: Sunday, June 5th


Bermuda Business Spotlight

This month we want to take a moment to highlight Cornelia Rawlins of Daycor Painting Contractors. Cornelia was accepted into the BEDC’s Enterprise Bermuda Accelerator, a hands-on program providing the knowledge and know-how business owners need to create (and manage) a customized, three-year strategic growth plan. Keep up the great work, Cornelia; we can't wait to see how your business continues to grow!

Learn more about Daycor Painting Contractors!

BEDC Corner with

Jamillah Lodge

This month we feature Jamillah Lodge, Director of Communication & Development! 

What role does entrepreneurship play in the future of Bermuda? 

“There is no Bermuda future without entrepreneurship. Yes, I said it.”


Book an Appointment

Interested in how BEDC can help you in these challenging times? Want to apply for one of our products? All appointments are completely confidential and complimentary. Book a free consultation with one of our officers today!

BEDC How-To Guides

Are you looking to start a business in Bermuda but don't know where to begin? Let our How-To Guides help you! BEDC has curated a host of industry specific guides that outline specific information, requirements and the necessary processes for getting your business off the ground. 
Upcoming Webinars & Events

Enterprise Bermuda Program

DEADLINE: Friday, June 3rd!

Enterprise Bermuda is a twelve-month incubation program to support local entrepreneurs and the development of their businesses. Enterprise Bermuda focuses on walking participants through an in-depth twelve-month development process, which ensures the entrepreneurs get beyond the idea stage and start to bring their businesses to fruition.


Think Like an Entrepreneur

This course is driven by the internationally recognized, award winning, Ice House Entrepreneurship Program. The entrepreneurship program provides a challenging learning experience and is designed to reveal new opportunities, ignite one’s ambition, and foster the skills that will empower individuals to reach new heights as an entrepreneur. Ice House draws on eight fundamental concepts that can empower anyone to succeed.


Summer Student

Entrepreneur Program

DEADLINE: Sunday, June 5th

Apply to be a part of the 2022 SSEP! The Summer Student Entrepreneur Program (SSEP) is an eight-week program designed to develop young Bermudians into the Island’s next wave of entrepreneurs. Participants ages 16 - 23 will learn practical business skills like, earning revenue, creating a business plan, conducting SWOT analysis, and much more!


This Month at BEDC / The Highlights

Getting to Know the BEDC Business Portal

Attendees joined Keitha Caines and Colina Outerbridge for a webinar on Getting to the Know the BEDC Business Portal - A single gateway for business owners to access all forms, documents, and applications pertaining to their business. The use of this portal will eventually become mandatory for all business owners, attendees were guided through familiarising themselves with the new portal.


Is Your Online Payment Platform Secure?

Because you are an online merchant, you must be sure to provide the highest level of payment security to assure your customers that their data are safe. How can you do that? Ronnie Viera, Chief Operating Officer & Tricia Lines-Hill, Senior Vice-President of Marketing & Business Development at First Atlantic Commerce Ltd., discussed the key issues.


BEDC Monthly Statistics


Funding Given


New Jobs Created


Client Advisory Meetings

Tip & Support Articles

5 Master Skills Supporting Resilient Leadership in Turbulent Times

Elite athletes and their coaches understand the importance of offsetting intensity with recovery. In the workplace, we're beginning to realize that performance with care for self and others is not fluffy wellness ideology - it's a critical driver of productivity and engagement.

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Launching a New Brand? 6 Ways to Maximize Your Impact With First Impressions

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Whether you're an entrepreneur or a Fortune 500 company, it takes a significant amount of time, testing and investing to create a new product, open a new brick-and-mortar location or develop an entirely new brand.

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