Regardless of the stage of the entrepreneur’s development, there is a programme at JBDC which provides the critical intervention needed for growth. With the only incubation system of its kind in Jamaica, we are serious about taking our clients ‘From Concept to Market’.
This 6-month intensive programme is primarily aimed at Access to Finance. Entry requirements are as follows: Established businesses with revenues above J$5 million, growth rate of above 20%, significant market demand but limited financing to drive growth.
The Accelerator Programme was launched in 2017 and has seen significant growth in the number of persons it has been able to support and develop. Cohort 4 (2022) has more than doubled Cohort 3 (2021). Sixty (60) participants will benefit from the $60million initiative is being jointly funded by the JBDC and the Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ). Participants will also benefit from training, mentorship, networking, increased sales, business growth and financing opportunities.
We are serious about taking our clients ‘From Concept to Market’.