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Entrepreneurial Support

Looking for some guidance with your business plan or ideas for financing your venture? Do you need help to innovate, expand or refresh your operation, or are you simply looking for a ready-to-invest business opportunity? Alberta’s Culture and Tourism offers a wide range of business and knowledge support services through the Tourism Entrepreneurship Program designed to encourage and grow entrepreneurial investment in Alberta’s tourism sector.

One-on-One Business Advisory Support

Connect with a Tourism Business Development Consultant with Alberta Culture and Tourism. These professionals offer a free advisory services including financial and regulatory path-finding as well as business plan critique service to those undertaking new business ventures or expanding an existing tourism business. You can also check out our online material here:

Research and Statistics

Provincial tourism research and statistics reports are available to assist entrepreneurs take advantage of tourism opportunities by better understanding the tourism experiences sought by visitors and identifying potential markets for attracting more visitors to Alberta.

Conferences and Events

Tourism Division representatives also work hand-in-hand with regional partners across Alberta to host various conferences and events such as Tourism Entrepreneurial Workshops,  to discuss ideas and tips on key industry trends, new market opportunities and innovation possibilities.

For more information please contact  the Business Development and Investment Attraction branch today, or subscribe to the GoA Tourism Entrepreneurship Newsletter to receive updates on what’s happening in the tourism industry.

Entrepreneurial Support Contact Information