Scale Up Folkestone & Hythe

A one year, fully funded programme of support for businesses in Folkestone & Hythe that have the capacity and ambition to grow

Interested in joining the programme?

What you will receive:

The opportunity to take your business from good to great with the support of an experienced and highly successful growth coach.

Unlimited access to a localised team of experts specifically chosen to help you address and overcome the key barriers to growth. Including international trade, finance, HR, property and legal.

Grant and funding application support to enable you to access the appropriate local, regional and national government funding schemes

Exclusive membership to a network of like-minded business owners enabling you to share common challenges, best practice and collaboration opportunities.

A unique platform to promote, showcase and celebrate your business success locally, regionally and internationally.

Only ten businesses will be entered onto the programme at any one time to ensure focused support and commitment.

Subsidised access to Curve performance tracking software which will enable you to track and achieve the goals for your business.

This represents state aid to the value of €5600

Who's behind the programme?

The programme is funded by the Folkestone & Hythe District Council as part of its continued commitment to developing the economic prosperity across the area. The programme is delivered by Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce.

Selected businesses will receive free consultancy support during the course of a year, access to free business growth tools, access to funded and part funded local expertise.

Your appointed consultant can clarify the details of the programme and the expectations of both the West Kent Partnership and yourself, prior to joining the programme.

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