Welcome to Area "D"
Okanagan Falls Economic Development is dedicated to building an economically sustainable community based upon collaboration, partnerships and mutual respect for all people of all backgrounds through community programs, projects, and services.
Okanagan Falls Economic Development (Area D, Regional District Okanagan Similkameen) acknowledges that our workplace is within the ancestral, traditional, and unceded territory of the Syilx People of the Okanagan Nation.
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Community Futures Okanagan
Hoping to launch a new business this fall? Our next Business Plan Development Workshop series starts July 6th. Over the course of 12 workshops, you will learn everything you need to know to launch and run a successful small business:
How to confirm you have a viable business idea
How to identify and understand your ideal customer
What the best sales, communication, and distribution channels are for your business
What the best sales, communication and distribution channels are for your business
How to create job descriptions, compensation packages, and conduct interviews to attract the best people
What the legal requirements are for operating your business
How to establish your start-up costs and ongoing costs of doing business
How to create a sales forecast
How to determine if you need a business loan
How to put everything together so you have a business plan you can take to the bank, investors, or other stakeholders
All workshops are held virtually via Zoom with recordings and transcripts shared with participants.
Registration is limited to 20 participants so sign up today!