Are you over 50 with a burning
business dream?

MARCHES SHROPSHIRE PROGRAMME

The Silverpreneurs® programme has been exclusively created to inspire and empower the over 50’s, who are wanting to start up their own business or if you are micro or small business but struggling and would welcome additional support. Join our community of like-minded people building collaboration, knowledge & friendships.

This is a fully funded programme through The Marches Growth Hub Shropshire. Eligibility: All applicants must be Council tax payers or Business rate payers to Shropshire Council

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE
A SILVERPRENEUR®?

Apply today

LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE

DID YOU KNOW?

People aged 50 and over are three times more likely to make their new business succeed.

Years of experience, skills and unique industry knowledge make you, the over 50’s, the ideal candidates to launch your own businesses and grow companies that will benefit the Shropshire region.

WHAT WILL YOU TAKE AWAY FROM THE SILVERPRENEURS® PROGRAMME:

The Silverpreneurs® programme includes three months of support delivered through a combination of 1-2-1 and group sessions. Learn and grow and share your skills with the groups as Silverpreneurs® founders Vernon & Chris who left their corporate careers to establish their own businesses. Finding success at aged 50+ and their shared experiences will inspire anyone joining the programme.

The Silverpreneurs® Programme contains a mix of the below support, tailored for each cohort member, taking into consideration, previous career, experience and your individual aims and objectives.

  • Working with the founders of Silverpreneurs® and the Silver Experts Team
  • Removing the shackles of corporate life and refocusing the mindset on your new business
  • It is about you, and your business idea, making the intervention about your opportunity.
  • Supporting collaborative opportunities and access to business networks for with the Silverpreneurs® founders
  • Attendance of events (Subject to Covid-19 restrictions)
  • Finance, Funding & investment support
  • Plus, business & strategy planning, access to markets, pitch deck developments, financial planning, marketing concepts, USP’s and much more
  • We will develop team spirit, co working opportunities, and social get- together’s, demonstrating how great life is over 50!

IT’S NOT ALL ABOUT SKILLS…

The Silverpreneurs® programme includes three months of support delivered through a combination of 1-2-1 and group sessions. Learn and grow and share your skills with the groups as Silverpreneurs® founders Vernon & Chris who left their corporate careers to establish their own businesses. Finding success at aged 50+ and their shared experiences will inspire anyone joining the programme.

The Silverpreneurs® Programme contains a mix of the below support, tailored for each cohort member, taking into consideration, previous career, experience and your individual aims and objectives.

You’ll benefit from the skills, experience and knowledge of the other Silverpreneurs® on the programme and partnerships that will last well beyond launch.

Become part of an on-going community of likeminded business owners to supporting each other.

Take advantage of the extensive networks of all the Silver Experts that contribute to the programme to get your business out there and seen straight from the start.

The Marches Growth Hub has used money
from the Shropshire Council-led ARG Economic Recovery Programme
to deliver a programme series for Silverpreneurs®.

The Recovery Programme is a £3.2m series of
projects, utilising Additional Restriction Grant (ARG) funding from Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to fund wider business support activities. The intention of this programme is that it meets local economic need and provides Shropshire-wide business outcomes.

LIMITED PROGRAMME SPACES AVAILABLE

Apply now

If you would like to find out more information about the programme and your suitability, please contact Silverpreneurs® at info@silverpreneurs-ltd.com

This programme is for start-ups, small or micro businesses

Eligibility: All applicants must be either a Council tax or Business rates payer to Shropshire Council.