Gladstone Area Promotion & Development (GAPDL) have been successful in securing funding to continue the provision of Small Business Advisory Services for the Gladstone Region over the next two years.
Gladstone Region Business Advisory Services will focus on developing sustainable, resilient businesses through the delivery of a series of workshops, networking opportunities, one on one mentoring and diagnostic sessions and referrals to government agencies which will empower small business operators.
The program will ensure small businesses will be better positioned and equipped to meet the challenges of future crisis situations.
GAPDL was one of 10 successful service providers announced by Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business Bernie Ripoll on Sunday 26 May 2013 and will receive funding over the next 2 years to deliver the Small Business Advisory Services program Queensland Natural Disaster Assistance.
Service Providers will provide high quality, low cost advisory services and targeted towards improving management capability, business skills and / or financial management skills of participating small businesses located in Queensland that are directly or indirectly impacted by ex-Tropical Cyclone Oswald (and associated rainfall and flooding).
The Gladstone Region Business Advisory Service will continue the work carried out over the last 3 years under the popular Small Business Advisory Project and Project GROW initiatives.
If you would like further information on the Gladstone Region BAS, or to find our if your business is eligible please contact Project Officer, Karen Sweeney on 07 4972 4000.