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
  • Jeunes entreprises collectives

 See Financing provided by PME MTL

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.


  • Networking activities
  • Specialized training

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

Find experts in your area

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6224 Saint-Hubert street

Montreal, QC H2S 2M2

514 723-0030


1350 Mazurette street

Suite 400

Montreal, QC H4N 1H2

514 858-1018


630, Sherbrooke Ouest

Suite 700

Montreal, QC H3A 1E4

514 879-0555


7305, boulevard Henri-Bourassa Est

Suite 200

Montreal, QC H1E 2Z6

514 494-2606

Grand Sud-Ouest

3617 Wellington street

Montreal, QC H4G 1T9

514 765-7060


1675, Transcanadienne

Suite 301

Dorval, QC H9P 1J1

514 426-2888