Let us help you open a business!
Have you always dreamed of opening your own business?
Are you an entrepreneur looking to innovate, expand services, or add a new product line?
The time is now! Dream-O-Vate is a business competition that aims to increase downtown retail occupancy in Livingston County. We’ve got $200,000 in cash prizes to help you start or grow your business!
APPLICATIONS ARE DUE FEBRUARY 22, 2019 BY 3:00PM
Miss our information sessions? Download the slides:
- Wednesday, February 6th | 6pm – 8pm | Battle Street Brewery, Dansville | download the presentation
- Monday, February 11th | 6pm – 8pm | Rising Storm Brewing Company, Avon | download the presentation
The goals of the program are to:
- recruit new business that will enhance the existing business mix
- assist existing business that plan to significantly expand or branch into an additional business concept
- improve the economic climate for businesses through increased resident and tourist traffic in our Village cores
- increase downtown occupancy
- create jobs
- capture greater resident and visitor spending
- create a positive buzz about our downtowns