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Services of PME MTL Centre-Ville

The PME MTL Centre-Ville team serves entrepreneurs from start-up to growth, in the Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Le Plateau-Mont-Royal, Outremont and Ville-Marie boroughs and the City of Westmount.

Launching your business

  • “Making your ideas come true”

Launching a business calls for careful planning. The PME MTL experts are there to support entrepreneurs throughout the entire process of starting a successful venture.

Information and guidance

  • Information workshops to prepare and guide entrepreneurs
  • Help finding partners and specialized organizations
  • Online advice and resources (business plan templates, financial forecasts, market studies, etc.)

Advisory services

  • Validating your business proposal
  • Evaluating your entrepreneurial potential
  • Optimizing your business plan or marketing plan
  • Analyzing your market study
  • Analyzing budgeted financial statements
  • Helping to put together financing
  • Identifying financing opportunities
  • Supporting business development
  • Advising on human resources management
  • Helping with implementation

Subsidies and financing

Subsidies, grants, loans, gifts… the search for financing is essential, but can be very difficult. PME MTL has a number of funds to help entrepreneurs and businesses carry out their plans.

  • Fonds PME MTL and Fonds local de solidarité Montréal (FLS Montréal) (local solidarity fund)
  • Fonds de développement de l’économie sociale (FDÉS) (social economy development fund)
  • Fonds Jeunes Entreprises (young business fund)
  • CréAvenir

Our experts also help entrepreneurs put together financing and guide them in finding and bringing together the right financial backers for their projects.

Business mentorship

To give entrepreneurs every opportunity to succeed and grow, PME MTL, in partnership with the Réseau M, offers all entrepreneurs high-calibre mentorship by experienced businesspeople.

Events

  • Networking activities
  • Specialized training

Most of the services offered by the PME MTL network are free.

Financing your business

“Be strategic in choosing your financial partners”

Obtaining financial assistance will help you get your business started more quickly, and also act as leverage for obtaining other sources of financing.

The investment funds managed by PME MTL encourage entrepreneurial initiative and provide support for start-ups, to:

  • Create and support viable businesses
  • Finance business start-ups, expansion, acquisition and consolidation
  • Accelerate job development
  • Contribute to Montréal’s economic development

PME MTL investment funds

  • Fonds PME MTL and Fonds local de solidarité Montréal (FLS Montréal) (local investment fund)
  • Fonds de développement de l’économie sociale (FDÉS) (social economy development fund)
  • Fonds Jeunes Entreprises (young business fund)
  • CréAvenir

Advisory services

From start-up to growth, entrepreneurs and business leaders can count on the PME MTL experts to support them in their strategic decision making.

  • Helping prepare budgeted financial statements
  • Determining project costs
  • Short-, medium- and long-term financial planning
  • Identifying potential financial partners
  • Referrals to government and private sources of financial assistance

Growing your business

“Supporting your growth to help you reach your goals”

PME MTL assists established small and medium-sized businesses in all sectors. Whether they are for-profit firms or part of the social economy, our experts help them become more competitive, encourage them to adopt best business practices and support every entrepreneur.

Business development advisory services

  • Evaluating needs and developing a work plan
  • Supporting expansion and re-launches
  • Helping businesses localize and set up
  • Supporting the search for financing

Support for human resources management

  • Helping to plan staffing needs
  • Identifying and screening candidates
  • Supporting the implementation of procedures and tools

Subsidies and financing

The investment funds managed by PME MTL are customized tools to help you carry out your business plans faster, and also act as leverage for obtaining other sources of financing.

  • Fonds PME MTL and Fonds local de solidarité Montréal (FLS Montréal) (local investment fund)
  • Fonds de développement de l’économie sociale (FDÉS) (social economy development fund)

Business mentorship

Experienced entrepreneurs have access to a mentorship program offered in co-operation with the Réseau M. This is a recommended business-development service, to structure your approach and plan and manage your growth.

Events

  • Networking events
  • Specialized training

Transferring your business

Buying and selling businesses is very common these days. The PME MTL experts know that this type of change means important decisions for both buyer and seller, and are there to guide both parties through the process.

Business development advisory services

  • Analyzing the approach and progress in transferring the business
  • Supporting succession planning
  • Identifying potential financial partners
  • Referrals to specialized, skilled and experienced resources

Support for human resources management

  • Supporting the optimization of human resources management
  • Advising on recruitment

Subsidies and financing

Funds available

  • Fonds PME MTL and Fonds local de solidarité Montréal (local solidarity fund)
  • Fonds de développement de l’économie sociale (FDÉS) (social economy development fund)
  • Fonds Jeunes Entreprises (young business fund)
  • CréAvenir

PME MTL
Centre-Ville

630, Sherbrooke Ouest

Suite 700

Montreal, QC H3A 1E4

514 879-0555

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