merchant workshop series

Join us at our 2014 Merchant Workshop Series!

Different topics including social media communications and web presence, safety, resources and more will be covered the THIRD Wednesday of every other month, beginning at 7:45 am.

Workshops are FREE to businesses within Downtown Inc's boundaries. (Registration links are provided below each workshop description)

Businesses are encouraged to submit suggestions to

2014 Schedule

Business, Building and Employee Safety Workshop

November 11

Business, Building and Employee Safety Workshop
Downtown Officers McBride and Davis will present
Tuesday, November 11, 8:00am to 9:00am
YMCA Conference Room
Light breakfast provided


Small Business Resources

November 19

Guest Speakers: TBA

This workshop will provide information about resources available from local business support organizations, including York SCORE, Community First Fund, EDC Finance, and more!


Eventbrite - Merchant Workshop - Small Business Resources


Entrepreneurial Support Alliance (ESA)

In addition to workshops hosted by Downtown Inc, the Entrepreneurial Support Alliance is a great resource for start-ups and small businesses.  A complete list of upcoming workshops and other learning and networking opportunities can be found online at