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North Forge Grow Bootcamp – Taking Startups to the Next Level

The life of an entrepreneur is filled with many new challenges and exciting milestones. But what happens when the creative juices stop flowing and you’re stuck in a rut, struggling to take your startup to the next level? 

There are plenty of amazing support services available to entrepreneurs in every stage – like the North Forge Startup Program for example. 

The startup program supports and guides entrepreneurs as they formulate their ideas, develop their products and services, launch their businesses and grow their companies.

One of the ways we are doing this is through the North Forge Grow Bootcamp – a single-weekend crash course from September 13-16, designed to help entrepreneurs grow their startup. 

The Bootcamp is designed to help entrepreneurs grow their startup, it’s an event where they can learn how to scale up their business and gain the fundamentals of what they need to be successful. We are excited to have experienced presenters join us for this weekend, including Permjot Valia, Founder & CEO of Mentorcamp, co-founder of Flight and Partners Ltd., and Entrepreneur-in-Residence for the Cape Breton region. Attendees will also get practical tips from North Forge Mentors, who have successfully grown businesses.

“We are thrilled to offer the North Forge Grow Bootcamp to entrepreneurs within the Winnipeg startup community,” says Matt Schaubroeck, Director of Programming. “Our impressive speakers and mentors will deliver valuable and practical advice that entrepreneurs can, in turn, put into action in their own startups” 

By the end of the Bootcamp, participants will have the knowledge and confidence to take their startup to the next level. 

  • What: North Forge Grow Bootcamp
  • When: September 13-16, 2019
  • Where: University of Manitoba Innovation Hub (100 Innovation Drive)
  • Cost: $499/person 
  • Who is this for: Entrepreneurs who want to take their startup to the next level
  • What do we offer: A 3-day crash course in the fundamentals of business, geared specifically to growing startups. Get practical tips from entrepreneurs and mentors who have successfully grown businesses.

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