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Leveraging Grant Funding to Build in a Pandemic

January 20 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am

What do you need to know about leveraging grant funding to help your business survive and thrive? The past two years have been challenging for small business owners and start-up founders alike. Learn from ๐—”๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฎ ๐—›๐—ฎ๐—ต๐—ป, co-founder of ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ค๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Ž๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ต ๐˜—๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฎ, and ๐—•๐—ฒ๐—ป ๐—ช๐—ฎ๐—น๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ how to pivot, grow strategic alliances, and power up with grant funding.

* 5 most common grant categories: hiring, R&D, market expansion, training, and COVID-19 recovery funding* How to get grants to add new web pages for your business* Available grants for getting professional promotional videos made for your business.

* Available grants to get your business set up for e-commerce

* FREE account on ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ค๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Ž๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ต ๐˜—๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฎ to keep up to date what grants are available for your business. For special benefits, use Referral Code ๐—ž๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฆ๐— ๐—˜๐—˜๐—ง๐—จ๐—ฃ atย https://hellopocketed.io/

๐—ž๐—˜๐—ฌ๐—ก๐—ข๐—ง๐—˜ ๐—ฆ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐—”๐—ž๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ฆ
๐Ÿญ. ๐—”๐—ฅ๐—œ๐—” ๐—›๐—”๐—›๐—ก, PhD
Aria holds a PhD in metagenomics and is the CTO and Co-Founder of ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ค๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Ž๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ต ๐˜—๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฎ. Ariaโ€™s first entrepreneurial venture experience was as the CEO and Co-Founder of ๐˜’๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฌ๐˜ช๐˜ฆ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ค., a profitable service company focused on solving problems using DNA and Big Data.

Over the past 11 years, Aria has been the recipient of many grant awards including through NSERC. When sheโ€™s not using high performance data analytics to uncover answers to complex questions, Aria can be found innovating and finding new challenges to tackle.

๐Ÿฎ. ๐—•๐—˜๐—ก ๐—ช๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—ง๐—˜๐—ฅ, BCom
Founding team member and the Partnerships & Growth Specialist at ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ค๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ, he currently manages Pocketedโ€™s strategic alliance network composed of 100 accelerators, incubators, chambers of commerce, and B2B service companies across Canada.

With over $5.9B available to Canadian businesses every year through grant funding, tax credits, and competitions, his team is on a mission to power economic growth by democratizing access to non-dilutive funds.

He is experienced in acquisition marketing at eCommerce companies such as Indochino.

7:30-8am: Meetup officially opens and brief intros from each attendee.
8-8:45am: Aria presentation on co-founding the startup followed by Ben showing how the Pocketed platform works.
8:45-9am: Questions and wrap-up.

We wanted to start in-person meetups again, but during the continued COVID and winter weather instabilities, unfortunately it is still safest to be on ZOOM for January and February 2022.
Zoom meetup at:ย https://successroadacademy.zoom.us/j/99031058668


January 20
7:30 am - 9:00 am
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