Start & Grow Alumni

Alumni benefits which can help your business thrive.

start and grow alumni membership

As a former client of our Enterprise services, you have access to a wealth of fantastic benefits which can continue to help grow your business.

Businesses who have a attended a workshop, applied for finance or attended a business mentoring clinic have been enrolled in our Start & Grow Programme.

This mean that we can continue to update you with relevant news, information and events to provide ongoing support for your business.

Chamber of Commerce membership

with your very own online profile so you can promote your events, blogs, news and opportunities, access free professional advice and be supported by our membership team.


and learn new skills with half priced workshops in Bristol and Swindon, delivered by Business West. This is exclusive to our Start & Grow Alumni.

Free business mentoring

with an experienced Business Adviser to help make your business a success.


so we can keep each other informed with business news, information and events.



Start&Grow TV

Sign up to Start&Grow to access bitesize course modules, join forums and more!

Contact us

If you would like to find out more, please contact the team at or call 01275 378872.

  • How can we continue to help?

    Let us know how we can continue to help your business grow by taking part in our short survey.

    It will take less than a couple of minutes to complete and each company that submits their responses will be entered in to a prize draw to win a balloon ride!

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  • Attend one of our workshops

    Whether you're starting a new business or you would like to reach new customers, our workshops can help shape your success. From social media to crowdfunding, and strategic market planning to business planning & finance, workshops are available to suit your business needs in Bristol and Swindon.

  • Scale up Coaching Grant Clinic

    We’re running FREE one-to-one sessions throughout February and March to run through your business goals and identify the grant schemes and support which is right for you.

  • Begin your application now

    Search for business funding in just a few minutes with the HM Treasury and British Business Bank approved Funder Finder.